3 Day Gorilla Trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park


3 Day Gorilla Trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Embark on an extraordinary adventure in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, a pristine forest spanning 321 sq km and boasting a remarkable age of 25,000 years. Prepare to be captivated as you trek through this ancient wilderness in search of one of the 12 habituated mountain gorilla groups, an awe-inspiring encounter that will leave you in awe. Along the way, be enchanted by the presence of other remarkable primates such as redtailed monkeys, chimpanzees, baboons, and black and white colobus monkeys, showcasing the rich biodiversity of this remarkable park. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest serves as a haven for a staggering array of wildlife, with 120 mammal species, 51 reptile species, 310 butterfly species, 27 frog and gecko species, and an astounding 163 tree species. As you explore this natural wonderland, you'll also encounter 104 fern species, 1,000 flowering plants, and a
vibrant avian community of over 350 bird species, including the magnificent hornbills and turacos. Prepare for a journey into the heart of nature's grandeur, where every step reveals new wonders and creates memories to last a lifetime.

Ancient Wilderness:

Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, a pristine forest that has thrived for an impressive 25,000 years, offering a glimpse into a truly ancient ecosystem.

Mountain Gorilla Trekking:

Embark on a thrilling trek through the dense forest in search of one of the 12 habituated mountain gorilla groups that call Bwindi home. Witness these majestic creatures up close in their natural habitat, a truly unforgettable and awe-inspiring encounter.

Diverse Primate Encounters:

As you journey through the forest, be enchanted by the presence of other remarkable primates such as red-tailed monkeys, chimpanzees, baboons, and black-and-white colobus monkeys. This showcases the rich biodiversity and abundance of primate species in the park.

Rich Wildlife Diversity:

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is not only home to gorillas and primates but also offers refuge to a staggering array of wildlife. Encounter the park’s 120 mammal species, including elephants, antelopes, and various smaller mammals, showcasing the park’s vibrant ecosystem.

Fascinating Reptiles and Amphibians:

Discover the park’s 51 reptile species, 27 frog and gecko species, and immerse yourself in the unique world of these fascinating creatures that play a vital role in the forest’s delicate balance.

Botanical Marvels:

Appreciate the incredible plant diversity of Bwindi, with an astounding 163 tree species, 104 fern species, and over 1,000 flowering plants. Marvel at the lush greenery and explore the intricate beauty of the forest’s flora.

Avian Paradise:

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a birdwatcher’s paradise, boasting a vibrant avian community of over 350 bird species. Look out for the magnificent hornbills and turacos among the diverse array of birdlife, providing a symphony of colors and melodies.

Embark on a captivating and immersive 3-day gorilla trekking adventure to Bwindi

Impenetrable National Park, commencing with a delightful breakfast before our experienced guide picks you up to begin the journey. As you make your way to the park, be enchanted by the natural wonders that surround you, including the diverse wildlife that calls this sanctuary home, such as colobus monkeys, chimpanzees, and a plethora of avian species like hornbills and turacos. Brace yourself for an extraordinary encounter with the renowned Bwindi gorillas, as this national park boasts half of the world’s population of endangered mountain gorillas—approximately 400 in total. En route to Bwindi, take a momentous pause at the equator, where you can revel in the significance of this geographical landmark. Upon arrival at Bwindi, if time permits, you have the option to engage in optional activities, such as immersive community visits, further immersing yourself in the local culture and enhancing your overall experience. Prepare for an unforgettable journey as you step into the remarkable realm of the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, where breathtaking encounters with gorillas await.

Meals Included: Lunch and Dinner only

Accommodation: Included

Begin your extraordinary day with an early breakfast, followed by a prompt pickup by our knowledgeable guide who will escort you to the starting point for an exhilarating gorilla tracking experience. Upon arrival, a comprehensive briefing will be provided, and you will be assigned to your designated group and tracking team. As you venture into the dense wilderness, be prepared for an awe-inspiring journey that may span up to 8 hours in search of these magnificent creatures. To keep your energy levels up, a delicious packed lunch will be provided, allowing you to savor a satisfying meal amidst the remarkable surroundings. Once the unforgettable gorilla tracking expedition comes to an end, our guide will be eagerly awaiting your return to the hotel, where you can freshen up, relax, and reflect on the incredible encounter you’ve had with these gentle giants of the jungle.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Accommodation: Included

Begin your day with an early breakfast to fuel up for the exciting adventure ahead. As the drive to your destination is quite long, it is essential to set off early from your starting point in Kampala. Relax and enjoy the scenic beauty of Uganda as you make your way to your chosen destination. Take in the diverse landscapes, passing through vibrant towns and picturesque countryside. Along the way, you’ll have the opportunity to savor a delicious lunch, refueling your energy for the rest of the day’s activities. Afterward, continue your journey to either the airport for your departure or return to Kampala, where you can unwind and reflect on the incredible experiences of the day. Cherish the memories created during this memorable day trip in Uganda.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodation: Included

  • x Accommodation
  • x Lunches

3 x Dinner

Drinking water (bottled)

English speaking guide

Gorilla permit x 1

Hotel pick up & drop off

Ground transport with our supported vans


Tips for the guides


Flight tickets

Visa processing

Drinks during and after the meals

Personal health/third-party/travel insurance

The cost of other optional activities The cost of the extra nights