5 days Uganda gorilla tour

The 5 days Uganda gorilla tour takes you to two national parks in southwestern Uganda. In this tour, you get the opportunity to go to Lake Mburo national park as well as Bwindi impenetrable national park. This tour allows you to come into contact with various animals. The journey begins from Kampala and ends in Kampala.

The journey starts in Kampala via the equator best known for its mind-blowing water experiment. After this, the next stop is lake Mburo national park where the tourists will enjoy activities within the park as well as watching the wild animals in their natural habitat.

At the end of this visit to Lake Mburo national park, the travelers will start their journey to Bwindi Impenetrable national park and will pass by Igongo cultural center where they will look at the western Ugandan’s heritage. On arrival at Bwindi Impenetrable National park, the travelers will take part in activities such as Gorilla trekking, scenic tours, and nature walking.

After this adventure, you will head back to Kampala city.

Highlights of this tour

  • Day 1: Journey from Kampala via the Equator and then Lake Mburo National park where you will go for an evening game drive.
  • Day 2: Day of Horse riding or Quad biking through the national park as well as a boat trip on Lake Mburo
  • Day 3: Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National park and pass by Igongo cultural center where you will enjoy the western Uganda traditions and proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable National park.
  • Day 4: wake up early in the morning and go for Gorilla trekking in the dense forest.
  • Day 5: Embark on your trip back to Kampala

Day 1 of the 5 days Uganda gorilla tour

Start off your trip from Kampala city towards southwestern Uganda. On your way to Lake Mburo national park stopover at the  Equator where you will watch the water experiment and capture your memories with several photographs. After this, go to Lake Mburo National park where you will check into your lodge and go for a game drive. On this game drive, you will see several animals such as Zebras, Buffaloes, Hippos, Giraffes, different Antelope types and various bird species. If you are in luck you will spot a Leopard. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation
  • Luxury: Mihingo lodge
  • Midrange; Lake Mburo safari lodge
  • Budget: Mpogo safari lodge.

Day 2 of the 5 days Uganda gorilla tour

Wake up and go for a horseback ride or a quad bike ride through the national park where you will encounter Giraffes, Zebras, different Antelope species, Buffalos and various bird species. After lunch, you will go on a boat trip on Lake Mburo where you will see Hippos. Return to your lodge for dinner and rest

  • Accommodation
  • Luxury: Mihingo lodge
  • Midrange; Lake Mburo safari lodge
  • Budget: Mpogo safari lodge.

Day 3 of the 5 days Uganda gorilla tour

Wake up early and start your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable national park. On your way, make a detour at the Igongo cultural center where you will be awestruck by the heritage of the people in the west of Uganda. Commence on your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable national park. Go to your lodge for dinner and rest.

  • Accommodation
  • Luxury: Primate lodge
  • Midrange: Kyaninga lodge
  • Budget: Ndali lodge

Day 4 of the 5 days Uganda gorilla tour

Wake up and go for gorilla trekking after breakfast. On this adventure, you will be taken through the bush, pushing your way through the undergrowth, parting thick creepers to track the Gorillas. Once you find a family, you will sit in the forest and watch the animals grumble to each other. After this thrilling activity, you go back to the Lodge for Lunch and relaxation. In the Afternoon you will be transfered to Lake Bunyonyi for Bird watching, and spend there an overnight.

Day 5 of the 5 days Uganda Gorilla tour: Embark on your trip back to Kampala

Wake up early at ease for morning breakfast and after, set off to Kampala.

End of the 5 days Uganda gorilla tour

5 days Uganda gorilla tour

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