4 Days Luxury Flying Wildlife and Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda
This is one of the most demanded safaris by luxury travellers. We compiled this safari depending on the level of inquiries that tourists send requesting for customization according to this very safari. This 4 day luxury flying wildlife and gorilla trekking safari shall enable you to fly to Bwindi Impenetrable national park for gorilla trekking; you shall later drive by road to Queen Elizabeth for the game drive and boat cruise before returning back to Bwindi to take a flight back to Entebbe. The safari starts and ends in Entebbe.
Day 1: Fly to Bwindi Impenetrable National Nark.
It is possible to fly to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. There are scheduled charter flights that go to Bwindi Impenetrable national park. They don’t fly directly to the park; they fly up to the nearest airstrip where you shall be picked and driven to the park by our company representative in an extensive land cruiser safari car-this is one the most comfortable and luxurious safari cars in Uganda. During this safari, you might see more than one tour guide because we shall station some of the tour guides at certain points to wait for you. For example the tour guide that is going to transfer you to Entebbe to take your flight to Kihihi airstrip is not the same tour guide that shall pick you up from the Kihihi airstrip to your lodge. Depending on your flight schedule, you shall take a flight from Entebbe to Kihihi airstrip which is around the Bwindi region. Another company representative shall be waiting for you at the airstrip to transfer you to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight. During this safari, you are treated to the most high end services; expect to sleep in the best luxurious lodge however your lodge choice depends on availability. To be sure that you shall get what you want, you need to notify us about your plans to travel earlier on such that we book your accommodation in advance.
Accommodation options: Buhoma lodge
Day 2: gorilla trekking
There are no exceptions to luxury travellers are regards to gorilla trekking. Gorilla trekking strictly requires you to trek the gorillas in their natural habitats. There is nothing like flying a plane above the park as you are observing the gorillas. Early in the morning after breakfast, our tour guide shall come and pick you up and transfer you to the park headquarters for briefing about the gorillas. After briefing, you shall begin the gorilla searching under the guidance of an armed park ranger. The park rangers are always aware of the gorilla family previous activity and therefore, you start from somewhere to search for the gorillas. And after 1-8 hours of search, you shall finally spot the gorilla family. You will spend the next 1 hour witnessing how gorillas live in the forest. During that time, you shall be allured to take several snap shots as memories to what you would have experienced. Later, transfer back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.
Accommodation option: Buhoma lodge
Day 3: transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Early in the morning after breakfast, you shall transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park around the Ishasha sector to witness the tree climbing lions and some of the wildlife species around the area. The Ishasha sector is considered the most remote section of Queen Elizabeth National Park. There is heavy concentration of game due to little disturbances. Upon arrival, you shall do a game drive around the sector and later transfer to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Accommodation option: Ishasha Wilderness Camp
Day 4: Fly back to Entebbe
You shall depart Queen Elizabeth National Park to Kihihi airstrip and transfer back to Entebbe to mark the end of the safari.
- Park fees
- Gorilla permits
- All the transportation (air and road), accommodation, bottled mineral water
- Air ticket
- Visa fees
- Personal items
- Beverages apart from those served on the meals.