Check-in at Entebbe Airport at 06:00am for scheduled Aerolink flight to Kihihi Airstrip (Southwestern Uganda), departing at 7:00 am and arriving at 8:45 am. If you prefer, there is also an early afternoon service departing at 12:45 pm and arriving at 1:55pm. Transfer on arrival to Bwindi, Buhoma Sector (60 km / 2 hours). After lunch at the lodge, spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure. Accommodation will be at Buhoma Lodge on a full board basis.
After an early breakfast, depart your lodge with picnic lunch boxes, and assemble at the Buhoma Park Headquarters of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (a short walk away from your lodge) to be introduced to your rangers, and for a briefing on your trek before you begin your gorilla tracking expedition. When you find the gorillas you will be permitted to view them for an hour before returning to the ranger post and to your lodge. The time it takes varies, depending on the weather conditions and the general mood of the Gorillas. Accommodation will be at Buhoma Lodge on a full board basis.
After breakfast, bid farewell to your lodge and head to Kihihi Airstrip, to check-in for scheduled Aerolink flight, departing at 9:45 am and arriving at Entebbe Airport at 11:25am. If you prefer, there is also an afternoon service departing at 2:05 pm and arriving at 3:55 pm. Upon arrival at Entebbe airport we will bid you farewell. If you have requested a drop-off back to your hotel for an optional extra cost we will transfer you.
- All accommodations in the itinerary above
- Full board meal plan (i.e. breakfast, lunch, dinner included)
- 1 gorilla tracking permit per person at Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
- All park fees in Uganda
- Flight from Entebbe to Kihihi
- Flight from Kihihi to Entebbe
- Visa Fees
- Items of a personal nature
- Travel Insurance