5 Days Double Trek Uganda Gorilla Safari

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5 Days Double Trek Uganda Gorilla Safari

5 Days Double Trek Uganda Gorilla Safari

No experience is always compared to coming face to face with the mountain gorillas, 1 one may seem so little for some travellers and our Double trek gorilla safari will give you great oppotunity to trek two families of Mountain gorillas on two separate days in Uganda’s Bwindi impenetrable national park, the habituated mountain gorilla families live freely in the rainforest and travellers will get two different experiences during their two treks.

Safari highlights

  • Scenic flight from Entebbe to Bwindi
  • Game drive in Queen Elizabeth national park
  • Trekking two gorilla families
  • Relaxation at Lake Bunyonyi

Detailed safari itinerary

Day 1:  Domestic flight from Entebbe to Bwindi impenetrable national park

After morning breakfast at your lodge our guide will receive you and transfer you to Entebbe international airport for your flight to Bwindi forest, upon arrival you will be received and transferred to Queen Elizabeth national park for a short game drive in search of wildlife like leopard, lions, elephants, Uganda Kob, buffalo, Top, Warthog and Hippos after the short drive you will enjoy hot lunch and later transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: First gorilla trekking experience

After morning breakfast with packed lunch and full dressed in trekking gear, your guide will transfer you to the park station to meet the gorilla rangers who will lead you on foot to the rainforest, gorilla trekking is described as one of the greatest wildlife encounters in Africa and this is truly undisputed as coming face to face with this giant primate is one of the greatest highlights of your travel to Uganda, this trek will take maybe 2-8 hours depending on the location of the gorilla family and you will spend 1 hour with the gorillas and later return to the lodge for relaxation.

Day 3: Second gorilla trekking in Bwindi and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

After an early morning breakfast you will check out and drive to Eastern Bwindi for your second gorilla trekking experience, the eastern part is two hours away from the North and lies in high altitude, upon arrival you will meet with the rangers for a briefing and then head out in to the forest for the trek upon locating the gorillas you will spend 1 hour with them and later return to the park and start your scenic drive to Lake Bunyonyi for relaxation.

Day 4: Drive to Lake Mburo national park

After Lazily morning breakfast you will start your drive to Lake Mburo national park, this is one of the best places in Uganda for walking safaris, upon arrival you will check in to the lodge and later head to the park for a walking safari with armed rangers on this walk you will expect to encounter impalas, warthogs, Elands, Giraffes, Topi, Zebras and many bird species and later return to the lodge for relaxation and overnight.

Day 5: Drive back to Entebbe for your scheduled flight

Depending on your flight schedule you will depart Lake Mburo national park for Entebbe via the Equator, you will have chance to shop for crafts before heading to Entebbe, upon arrival you will be transferred to the Airport for your departure flight.

Trip includes

  • 2 Mountain gorilla permits
  • Accommodation
  • Vehicle, Guide and fuel
  • Park Entrance fees for Queen Elizabeth and Lake Mburo
  • Game drives
  • Enroute meals and drinking water
  • Walking safari in Lake Mburo
  • Airport transfers

Trip Excludes

  • International flights
  • Uganda tourist Visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Pre and post safari accommodation
  • Tips for guides and lodges
  • Alcoholic drinks
When to book safari package

6 Months to 1 year in advance but last minute enquiries can be made through our office in Uganda.

Best time to trek Mountain gorillas in Uganda

Gorilla trekking is considered all year round adventure however the dry season from June to October and from December to February is still top as there is less rain and trekking tent to be easier with dry trails.



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