Uganda Gorilla Adventure – 4 Days
From: $ 2,399.00 per person
Experience the vast wildlife and natural landscapes of Uganda, where you will walk through the magical forests and, if you are lucky, spend some time with the magnificent Mountain gorillas. Explore the wildlife of the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park with a gorilla trekking adventure and discover beautiful landscapes with a boat cruise along Lake Mburo.
Small-group lodge safari, displaying the true wonders of Uganda, where you will walk through the magical forests of Bwindi National Park and Lake Mburo National Park. Starting and ending in Entebbe, Uganda – 4 Days
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Visitors can also see chimpanzee, monkeys, elephants, small antelope, as well over 360 bird species and over 200 butterfly species. This area contains 23 bird species that are restricted to the Albertine Rift, which cannot be seen in any other part of East Africa!
Lake Mburo National Park – Given that it is centred on a series of swamp-fringed lakes, the park is teeming with 310 recorded bird species, including 60 specialist water birds. The open Water birds include; Pink-backed pelican, Darter, White pelican, Yellow-billed duck, Long-tailed cormorant, White winged black tern and Greater cormorant. Lakeshore and swamp birds include the Fish eagle, Pied kingfisher, African finfoot, Great white egret, and Night heron. The green acacia woodland surrounding the lakes provides shelter to 68 different species of mammals, including zebra, topi, warthog, buffalo, impala, roan, leopard, hyena, jackal, and the last surviving Ugandan population of eland.
Gorilla Trekking – One of the top attractions in Uganda is to explore the forests and discover the vast variety of wildlife that live within Uganda, including the Mountain Gorilla.
For this accommodated safari, we make use of mid-range lodge accommodation with en-suite facilities. Your accommodation is situated in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The property is equipped with a bar and restaurant area.
Day 1: Mantana Tented Camp or similar
Day 2 – 3: Mahogany Lodge or similar
Group Size: Minimum 1, Maximum 7
Spending money: Clients are advised to bring enough money to cover the purchase of curios, tips for the guide and additional entertainment. US Dollars and Ugandan Shilling are the most practical and convenient currencies.
First Aid: Our guides are trained in basic first aid. Preventative Malaria medication should be taken before the trip and throughout its duration and it is advisable to consult a doctor prior to departure. Yellow Fever vaccinations are compulsory – please contact your Travel Clinic before departure.
Meals: Breakfast and dinner will be prepared by the lodge where you are staying. They will also prepare lunch or a lunch pack depending on the itinerary for the day. Please advise us of any special dietary requirements in advance.
Insurance: It is compulsory for all travellers to have insurance covering their personal requirements, medical expenses and personal possessions. This is to be arranged before leaving your home country. Jenman Safaris has comprehensive public liability insurance.
Visas: The onus is on the client to organize all visas required to visit Uganda, prior to departure.
- Full board
- 3 nights in lodges and/or permanent tented camps as mentioned
- En-suite bathrooms
- All transport
- 1 Gorilla permit per person
- Game drives and activities as mentioned
- Experienced & registered local guide
- Flights and airport taxes
- Park entrance fees
- Travel insurance
- Pre and post tour accommodation
- All drinks, tips, curios & items of a personal nature
Available daily with a minimum of 4 guests