This 2 days’ mountain gorilla trekking takes you to the land where silver meets gold; Mgahinga national park, located in the south western region in Kisoro district. The tour will exposure to the greatest hike of mountain gorillas not found elsewhere in the world. The 3 days will start and end in Kampala.
Day 1: Transfer to Mgahinga national park
Pick up from your hotel by a professional guide from love Uganda safaris. Have a briefing about the 2 days’ tour and drive southwest to the park. Have stopover in Mbarara for lunch at Igongo cultural center then proceed to Mgahinga national park.
Day 3: Gorilla trekking
Wake up early for breakfast, hike to the park’s headquarters for a briefing about your conduct while trekking the mountain gorillas. Mgahinga has one habituated family; Nyakagezi family with members like Nshuti, Bugingo, Mathew, Mutagamba, Rukundo, Mark, Nvuyekure, Nkanda, Nyiramwiza, among others. Only one hour will be allowed for photography as you witness the greatest primates within their natural livelihood. After, return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3: Transfer to Kampala
Our 3 days’ mountain gorilla trekking tour ends on this day, as you check out of the lodge transfer back to Kampala, have an enroute stop at Igongo cultural center for lunch and a tour of the museum that showcases the history and tradition of the Banyankole culture. After continue your journey to Kampala for departure. Though it’s advised to book flights the following day, due to the long journey from the park.