Your tailor-made safari holiday to Uganda

This itinerary quite simply offers you the chance to see one Africa's most iconic animals, the mountain gorilla. In this respect we have designed a smooth and logistically sound itinerary with a selection of our favorite Bwindi properties to choose from. Please Note: Gorilla and Chimpanzee Trekking has an age restriction of minimum 15 years.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Entebbe International

Day 2

1 night at Mihingo Lodge | Lake Mburo

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport you will be met by a member of the Mahlatini team who will transfer you by road to your hotel.

Room Type: Cottage Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 3 - 4

2 nights at Buhoma Lodge | Bwindi

Today you will be transferred to your lodge in Bwindi. During your Gorilla Tracking, experienced wildlife guides along with trackers and porters will accompany you through the ever-green forest. The journey, through dense foliage and up steep climbs, leads you to lifetime experience of viewing mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. After finding the Gorillas, you will have an opportunity to be within meters of these magnificent apes, sharing in their daily lives and experiencing their day-to-day activities. With an estimated 850 Gorilla population in the world, spending one hour with a Gorilla family is a once in a lifetime experience! In the afternoon, you have option to visit a women project (Ride 4 a woman). It's a charitable organization set up to support women struggling with poverty, HIV and domestic violence. Your visit indirectly supports the project work and while here, you may participate in basketry, weaving, making local dishes and have an opportunity for last minute craft shopping.

Room Type: Cottage room Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 5

Today you will be transferred back to the Kihihi airstrip for your onward flight via light aircraft to Entebbe International Airport. Here you will connect with your onward flight home.

Tailor-made itinerary from $5,280 pp

Includes

  • International flights from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Meals and accommodation as per itinerary
  • All road transfers as indicated in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Light aircraft transfers as per itinerary
  • Transportation with exclusive use of vehicle as per itinerary
  • Complimentary bottled water while on safari
  • One gorilla tracking permit in Bwindi National Park [age restriction: 15 years minimum]

Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visa fees
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels
  • Premium brands whilst all inclusive

Flights

  • Outward Flight:
  • Overnight from Philadelphia International Airport to Entebbe International
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Entebbe International to Philadelphia International Airport

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