On this 4 days double gorilla tour, get ready to experience the mountain gorillas in the two sectors of Bwindi impenetrable national park of Ruhija and Rushaga. This national park is found in the south western region of Uganda and it’s among the top three gorilla destinations in the world.
It harbors over 600 mountain gorillas in its four sectors of which two will be visited on the tour. This is a lifetime tour that will leave you with beautiful memories not got elsewhere than on this 4 days tour.
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park
Early pickup from the hotel by our professional guide who will brief you about, the 4 days double gorilla tour.
After hit the road heading to south western Uganda, have a stopover in Kayabwe at the equator for pictures and some relaxation. Proceed to Mbarara where lunch will be prepared at Igongo cultural center.
Later on continue with the journey to Bwindi (Rushaga sector) where you will check in at the lodge.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Rushaga sector. Overnight in Ruhija sector.
Have early breakfast then head to the parks headquarters for a briefing about gorilla trekking. This sector of Bwindi has more than five gorilla families that include Mishaya, Kahungye, Busingye, Bweza and Nshongi, etc.
A group of only 8 individuals will be allowed to visit one of the gorilla families above and a maximum of one hour interaction will be available with the mountain gorillas.
After this fun activity, transfer to the lodge in Ruhija sector for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Gorilla trekking in Ruhija sector
Wake up early after a delicious breakfast, drive to the park ranger station for an early morning gorilla trekking experience. Trekking begins at 8:00am and get a chance to visit one of the sector’s three main gorilla families including Bitukura, Kyaguriro and Oruzogo, etc.
You will have an opportunity to witness the livelihoods of one of these families as they play, feed and rest in the ever green vegetation of the jungle.
This activity takes about 2 to 6 hours depending on the location of the mountain gorillas. It’s also required to have packed lunch as the activity may take the whole day. After a fascinating encounter with the gorillas, return back to the lodge, for a rest.
Day 4: Transfer back to Kampala
As you still ponder on the beautiful memories with the gorillas in Bwindi jungle, prepare to head back to the city, have a short museum tour at Igongo culture that will showcase the tradition and history of the Banyankole people.
After proceed to Entebbe airport for departure to your next destination. As this day will mark the end of your 4 days double gorilla trekking tour.