This sweet and short camping safari takes you on a journey into the land of the mountain gorillas. Half of the worlds gorillas are found in Bwindi. A close encounter with these cousins is one not to be forgotten soon. you will get to enjoy the beautiful scenery of lake bunyonyi plus a canoe boat ride. not forgetting game drives in the Lake mburo national park. enjoy your safari
Upon arrival at Entebbe airport, you'll be met and assisted by our company representative who will brief you about the safari. You will drive to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest paasing via the Equator. You will get to stand in both hemispheres at the same time. Take some photos, have lunch and then proceed to the forest passing the beuatifull highlands of the western aprt of Uganda. Check in at the lodge in the evening, have dinner, relax and get ready for the next day's gorilla trekking
Overnight at a camping site or Hostel in the forest
After your brekafst, you Start with a short drive to the park headquarters and meet with your excellent local guides. The guides will provide a talk on the etiquette of gorilla trekking. The trekking group will then head into the forest and start their trek in search for these gentle giants. An encounter with these gentle giants is an amazing and memroable experience.
Later in the afternoon, you will have lunch and then be able to engage in some optional activities uniquue to Bwindi forest. These include batwa (pygmy) community trail, forest walks, engage in agro-tourism and curio shorpping to mention but a few
Overnight at a camping site or hostel in the forest.
After breakfast, we'll take a morning drive through terraced evergreen mountains, referred to as the 'Switzerland of Africa'. We shall get to take a canoe boat ride on Lake bunyonyi (know as the place of any little birds) and visit some islands on it. Having lunch enroute, we shall drive to Lake Mburo National Park reaching in time for a game drive. A game drive in this area will enable you to do some spotting of zebra, impala, topi, Cape buffalo and other plains game to add to your growing wildlife list. We return to the Camp before dusk for dinner and overnight.
Returning in the afternoon you can go for the optional Ibyiwatu Cultural group performance, where you will be entertained, and learn more about Rwandan culture, music, dance, and drama. Or take a visit to the twin lakes before returning to the lodge in the evening.
Overnight at Gorilla Solutions Lodge or similar (Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast)
This morning, you will go for a morning game drive and the later transfer to Entebbe having lunch enroute. Transfer to airport for your flight home
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