gorilla tracking uganda

Gorilla tracking safari in Uganda

Track mountain gorillas on a private guided safari in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
5 Days, 4 Nights | From USD 3 417 | Entebbe, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

5 Days, 4 Nights | From USD 3 417 | Entebbe, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
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Your journey at a glance

Explore mist-covered mountain slopes in search of enchanted moments spend watching the intricate interaction of families of mountain gorilla.

Encounter these fascinating primates in the heart of the World Heritage Site known as the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

Track the groups of mountain gorilla that live protected by this dense network of vines and shrubs, rewarded by exhilarating moments as you get to view their complex social structure at work.

Traverse dense thickets and bamboo forests that extend over a series of steep ridges and marvel at the ecological uniqueness and natural beauty of this secluded mountain haven.

1 night Entebbe | 3 nights Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

5 Days | From USD 3417 per person

Please keep in mind that this tour can be tailormade by speaking to one of our Travel Specialists.

2018: PER PERSON SHARING

Jan

USD 3,788

Feb

USD 3,788

Mar

USD 3,788

Apr

USD 3,417

May

USD 3,417

Jun

USD 4,206

Jul

USD 4,206

Aug

USD 4,206

Sep

USD 4,206

Oct

USD 3,788

Nov

USD 3,417

Dec

USD 4,206

What's included
  • Accommodation inclusions as per itinerary
  • Meet and Greet at Entebbe Airport
  • The Boma Guesthouse – Breakfast
  • Clouds Mountain Lodge
  • All meals, Drinks (non-premium brand drinks)
  • Scheduled flights and airport taxes as applicable and specified in the itinerary.
  • Scheduled Light Aircraft flights
  • Entebbe Airport / Kisoro Airstrip / Entebbe Airport
  • Road Transfers
  • Entebbe Airport / The Boma Guest House / Entebbe Airport
  • Airstrip / Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge / Kisoro Airstrip
  • Park, ranger guide, conservation fees
  • 1 Gorilla permit per person as specified in the itinerary
  • Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
  • All meals, Laundry, Drinks (house wine, local beers, soft drinks and local brand spirits)
  • Scheduled Light Aircraft flights
  • Entebbe Airport / Kihihi Airstrip / Entebbe Airport
  • Road Transfers from
  • Entebbe Airport / The Boma Guest House / Entebbe Airport
  • Kihihi Airstrip / Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp / Kihihi Airstrip
  • Community walk
  • Park and concession fees
  • 1 Gorilla permit per person as specified in the itinerary
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance
  • Administration fee
What's not included
  • International flights and applicable airport departure taxes
  • All passport and visa fees
  • Single entry visas as well as East African visas (between Uganda | Rwanda | Kenya) are currently available directly upon arrival at Entebbe Airport at a cost of US$100 (same cost for both types). Please be advised that Uganda is moving towards an online visa system and may announce online visa application requirements with little notice.  We will keep you informed to the best of our ability. However, to avoid any potential issues, may we recommend that clients obtain an East African visa (as detailed above) upfront and prior to travel from their nearest available Embassy (see http://www.embassy-worldwide.com/country/uganda/).  When officially in place, the visas will be applied for online: https://visas.immigration.go.ug/).
  • Amref Flying Doctors emergency evacuation – can be arranged @$24 per person per 31 days
  • Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control.
  • All statutory increases beyond our control.
  • For guests staying at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge: We shall endeavor to purchase Nkuringo Gorilla group permits – the Nkuringo group is closest to the Lodge. If at the time of booking, the Nkuringo permits are not available, we shall secure permits for a Rushaga Group. Rushaga is a 45 – 60 minute drive from Clouds. There is an additional cost of approximately USD188 (per vehicle) which transfers guests to the trekking start point, waits and returns them to the Lodge.
  • Meals not specified (including lunch and other meal stops between properties on overland sectors)
  • Drinks where not stipulated in itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature: fax, telephone, etc.
  • Laundry in Entebbe/Kampala
  • Gratuities for guide/driver/hotel staff
  • Any extras and additional activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel/medical insurance
  • Amref Flying Doctors emergency evacuation – can be arranged at USD24 per person per 31 days
  • For adding another Gorilla Trek we shall charge $650 per person per Gorilla permit.

Yellow Fever vaccinations are currently compulsory for entry into Uganda.  Please ensure that all those entering Uganda are in possession of a valid Yellow Fever vaccination card.

Conditions
  • Rates subject to a minimum of 2 guests travelling
  • Gorilla Trekking subject to availability of permits at time of booking – payment of permit price may be required to secure permit
  • Baggage restriction of 15kgs per person (no more) is applicable on all flights in small, soft-sided bags.
  • Certain routings have restrictions on schedules and have minimum numbers: details can be confirmed upon booking
  • Massages at additional cost
  • Single supplement only refers to the single room supplement. Single traveller supplement will be quoted on request
  • There is a minimum age limit for gorilla trekking which is strictly 15 years.
  • Validity periods are as specified above – should a booking fall over two rate periods the rate will change and we reserve the right to re-quote
  • The rates quoted are subject to change without prior warning if there are any increases in bed levies, park fees, fuel, sales tax or VAT, third-party services or any other circumstances beyond our control in the countries featured in this quote
  • &Beyond Trading Terms apply

Plan your journey

This unforgettable journey showcases just a few of our favourite experience combinations in this iconic destination. It is merely an example from which you can use to start dreaming and creating your own adventure with one of our dedicated Travel Specialists.

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