5 days for Bwindi – 2 gorilla treks, Ishasha – flying safari.

Enjoy thrilling gorilla treks in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, encounter these majestic creatures in their natural habitat not once, but twice! Then, take to the skies on an unforgettable flying safari to Ishasha, where you’ll witness the stunning landscapes and unique wildlife of Queen Elizabeth National Park. This tour is a perfect blend of wildlife encounters and aerial vistas, providing a once-in-a-lifetime African experience.

Day 1 Travel to Bwindi by Air

Depart your lodge, for the short drive to the Entebbe domestic airport for your scheduled flight to Kihihi airstrip. Upon arrival in Kihihi airstrip, you will be transferred to your hotel. check in and enjoy your lunch. In the afternoon, step out for a community encounter.

Accommodation Options: Mahogany springs- High End, Silverback lodge- mid range

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2

Following breakfast at the lodge, you will proceed to the National Park Headquarters to meet your guides for the day and begin your gorilla tracking experience.

Following the trek, return to your accommodation and relax for the evening

 Accommodation Options: Mahogany springs- High End, Silverback lodge- mid range

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

Depending on individual preferences there are a variety of different itinerary options for this day.

2nd Gorilla Trek (Optional)

Those with pre-purchased permits will depart for a second gorilla tracking experience following breakfast at the lodge.

Forest Walk (Optional)

Embark on a walk-through tropical rainforest with experienced wildlife guides.  Enjoy scenic views, the sights and sounds of the rain forest, ample opportunities for bird watching and glimpses of the many monkey species living in the park as they move through the forest canopy.

Village Community Walk (Optional)

Embark on a community walk through the local villages surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable forest.  Optional activities include visits to a traditional home, local orphanage or school, banana brewing demonstrations and even meeting traditional medicinal healers. This three to four hour walk is easily tailored to your individual schedule and interests.

 Accommodation Options: Mahogany springs- High End, Silverback lodge- mid range

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

This morning we depart Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and travel (2-3 hours) to Ishasha in the southern part of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Afternoon game drives will be enjoyed in the Ishasha area, looking for the huge herds of buffalo, elephant, Uganda kob and of course the famous tree-climbing lion typically found in the area.

After return to lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

 Accommodation Options:Ishasha Wilderness camp – High End, Ishasha Jungle Lodge – Mid range

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5

Transfer to the airstrip for your return flight to Entebbe.  Rest of the afternoon/evening is at leisure.

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

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