4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife

overview of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife

This Safari will take you on a long drive southwest of Kampala to Bwindi impenetrable Forest National park, a home to more than half of the world’s remaining Mountain Gorillas and then visit Queen Elizabeth National Park for wild life viewing.

Highlights of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife
  • Day 1 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Day 2 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Mountain Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi and cultural walk.
  • Day 3 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
  • Day 4 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Chimp tracking and Transfer to Entebbe.
Detailed Itinerary  of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife

Day 1 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Will you be picked by our guide from your hotel and transfer you to Bwindi impenetrable rain forest. You will have a brief stop at the equator for photography and an en route lunch in Mbarara. The beautiful scenery of Kabale  will be a big spectacle as you traverse the vast countryside. Arrive in Ruhija in the evening to prepare for gorilla trekking the next morning. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Mist Camp/Ruhiija Lodge/Bakiga Lodge.

Day 2 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Mountain Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi and cultural walk.
Get up early at 6:00 am, take breakfast and report to the Park headquarters with your packed lunch for briefing by the senior park ranger guide. You will then set out to track the gentle giants through thick vegetation as you hike up and down slippery slopes. Be vigilant to listen to their vocal communications and follow them until you finally catch a sight of them. An hour with them is a guarantee as you observe and learn their habits while taking photos later you may go for cultural walk to the Batwa community and the neighboring local community.

Day 3 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
After an early breakfast, drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park via Ishasha – the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth national park in search for the rare tree climbing lions whilst not avoiding sights of antelopes like kobs, gazelles, and bush bucks among others. Arrive for lunch at Mweya lodge and in the afternoon go for a 4pm boat cruise along the Kazinga channel connecting lakes George and Edward which will reward you with close range views of crocodiles, hippos, buffalos, elephants and a variety of birds like pelicans, African skimmer, African fish eagle. You will then embark on evening game drive on return from the boat in search of some game as lion, leopard among others.

Day 4 of 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Wildlife: Chimp tracking and Transfer to Entebbe.
After an early cup of coffee, you will drive to kalinju forest for chimpanzee tracking in the forest. You will encounter other primates as baboons, vervet monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys among others. On return, you will set off back to Kampala via Mbarara for a lunch stop and later proceed to Kampala arriving late in the evening.

Safari Route