4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda & Lake Bunyonyi Tour
4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park includes a visit to the very scenic Lake Bunyonyi tour Uganda, a perfect way to relax from the trek. The 4 days Bwindi gorilla safari Uganda itinerary is a road tour with a transfer drive with a private safari vehicle and driver-guide. The Uganda trip includes a whole day transfer drive to Bwindi and another day for a return drive with gorilla trekking on the second day and the third day for leisure activities at Lake Bunyonyi.
These 4 days Bwindi gorilla safari Uganda is suitable for any kind of traveler including those traveling on budget/basic, mid-range/standard, or luxury/upmarket. Lake Bunyonyi is the deepest in the country and there are several activities that can be done while there and these include an island tour, swimming, zip-lining, community tour, bird watching, and relaxing.
4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda & Lake Bunyonyi Tour: Highlights
- Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
- Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking
- Day 3: Relax at Lake Bunyonyi
- Day 4: Return drive to Kampala
Detailed 4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda & Lake Bunyonyi Tour
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
At your place of residence, your driver-guide will pick you up for a drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The drive lasts about 9 hours with stops along the road. One of the stops includes the equator line about 80 km from Kampala.
During the stop at the equator line, you experiment on the geographical forces on the world’s centerline. Later have lunch en-route and continue with the drive to an accommodation facility near Bwindi Impenetrable National Park where you relax from the road drive as you plan for gorilla trekking the next day.
- Dinner and overnight at the hotel of your choice.
Day 2 of 4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda: Mountain Gorilla Trekking
After early morning breakfast, head to the park headquarters for a briefing from the park guides. Thereafter head to the jungle for gorilla trekking that starts from 8:00 am. Head to the forest for a trek that lasts about 2 to 4 hours or more depending on where the mountain gorillas have spent their night.
After meeting with the gorillas, you spend a maximum of 1 hour in the presence of the gorillas. After an encounter with the giant gorillas, you trek back to the start point.
Remember to carry some drinking water and snacks or foods to keep you energized. Receive a congratulatory certificate at the park headquarters and then transfer to Lake Bunyonyi.
Day 3: Relax at Lake Bunyonyi
Wake up at leisure and spend the day at Lake Bunyonyi. The lake is croc and bilharzia free therefore you can swim and have great shots at the lake. Choose activities as you desire during your stay and relax at this very beautiful lake. Have meals and relax at a hotel close to the lake.
Day 4 of 4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda: Return drive to Kampala
On the last day of the trip, have breakfast then be driven back to Kampala with lunch en-route. Drop off at hotel/place of residence or airport.
End of the 4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda & Lake Bunyonyi Tour
Safari Inclusions and Exclusions
The safari package includes
- Park Entrance fees
- Gorilla Tracking Permit
- 4×4 Land Cruiser or Safari Van for ground travel
- Service of professional English-speaking guide
- Boat ride
- Game viewing
- Bottled water on tour
The safari package excludes
- Visa fees
- Optional Activities
- Air tickets
- Telephone bills
4X4 Luxury Safari Land Cruiser
We have luxury latest Land cruisers each driven by professionally trained driver guides and fuel. Our Vehicles have pop-up roofs for proper game viewing and photography. The safari cars come with a small fridge for cooling your drinking water while on safari (which is always included while In the Vehicle). They have inverters for charging small gadgets such as smartphones and cameras. They can seat five to a maximum of seven people and each client is guaranteed a window seat.