4 Days Flying Gorilla safari – Luxury Gorilla Trekking Safari. This short three-night adventure takes you into the World Heritage Site of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in search of the mountain gorillas. Our ape cousins live throughout the forest so a variety of enchanting journeys are available through the primeval forest during your mountain gorilla safari in Uganda.

4 days flying gorilla safari

4 Days Flying Gorilla Safari Highlights:

  • Gorilla Tracking in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Birding
  • Community Project visits through Bwindi and Buhoma
  • Day 1 – Arrival in Entebbe

    Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport we will pick you up from Entebbe International airport and transfer you to Karibu Guesthouse (15 min drive).

    Overnight: Karibu Guest House
    Meal plan: BB

    Day 2 – Fly to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

    We will transfer you from your accommodation at 6.15am to Entebbe International Airport for your flight to the south western part of Uganda .. An Aerolink member of staff will assist you with the check in and transfer to your 07:45 am (arrival 09:30 am) or 12:30 pm (arrival 13:45 pm) domestic flight to either Kisoro or Kihihi airstrip. Enjoy the one hour scenic flight. Upon arrival you will be met by the driver for a 2 hours drive to the lodge. Optional afternoon community walks, canoeing available.

    Overnight: Silverback Lodge /Chameleon Hill Lodge. Meal plan: FB

    Day 3 – Gorilla tracking

    Certainly one of the most exciting days of your safari; today you will be gorilla tracking. Breakfast will be served early and lunch will be packed. The briefing is at 8 am. Your guide will give you highlights of specific details about the way of life of the gorillas you will be tracking.

    The hike can take anything from one to seven hours. Trekking through the steep, densely forested hills and then finally coming across the gorillas camouflaged in the vegetation is an inspiring and privileged moment. Once you reach the gorillas, you are allowed to spend one hour with them as you stand 6 meters away. Upon completion of this magical encounter we will drive you back to the lodge where you can relax in the afternoon or go for another walk to visit one of the communities around.

    Overnight: Silverback Lodge /Chameleon Hill Lodge. Meal plan: FB

    Day 4 – Fly to Entebbe and departure
    Early in the morning after breakfast we will drive you down to airstrip to depart for Entebbe. Upon arrival in Entebbe, we will have a room ready for you at Karibu Guesthouse to freshen up and to have lunch and dinner before we transfer you to the airport for your departure flight out marking the end of this 4 Days flying Gorilla safari.

    Inclusions:

    All activities and accommodations as mentioned per above itinerary
    Vehicle Transfers
    English speaking driver guide

    Exclusions:

    Visa
    Tips and gratuities
    Drinks
    Laundry services
    Telephone calls and any other items of personal nature
    International air flights

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