Our 3 day fly in gorilla habituation experience tour to Bwindi Impenetrable national park is meant for those that do not have many days in Uganda but want to spend more time with mountain gorillas. Our 3 day fly in gorilla habituation experience tour provides an opportunity for them to spend four hours with mountain gorillas all done in one day. Instead of driving 8-9 hours from Entebbe to Bwindi Impenetrable National park, our 3 day fly in gorilla habituation experience tour uses scheduled or charter flights to and from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Internal flights to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park take about one and half hours giving you time to relax at the lodge.
3 day fly in Gorilla habituation experience tour Summary
Day one: Transfer to Entebbe Airport for your internal scheduled/charter flight to Kisoro Airstrip
Day Two: Gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Rushaga
Day Three: Transfer to Kisoro Airstrip for your return flight back to Entebbe Airport
You’ll go to Uganda
This tour starts and ends in Entebbe (Uganda)
You’ll visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Activities: gorilla habituation experience
Getting around: open-sided 4×4 vehicle & pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle
A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
Additional accommodation before the tour departs and on the last day can be arranged for extra cost
Things to Consider
Accommodation is Inclusive
Small Group Safari: Max 12 People per group
Tour Can Depart any day
Tour can be customized
Solo travelers can join this tour
Age Limit: 15 years and above
You’ll be picked up from the airport (or hotel)
Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged for extra cost
DAY 1: Pick up from Airport
Start your 3 day fly in gorilla habituation experience tour by transferring to Entebbe International Airport for your one hour internal scheduled or charter flight to Kisoro Airstrip. At Kisoro Airstrip, you will be transferred by road to Chameleon Hill Lodge, Mutanda Lake Resort for overnight.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Overnight Lodge: Chameleon Hill Lodge, Mutanda Lake Resort
DAY 2: Gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
You will wake up early in the morning and head to the park headquarters to join other clients for briefing about dos and don’ts while with mountain gorillas on your habituation experience. After briefing, you will start your trek into the forest guided by researchers and guides. During your trek, you may encounter several birds, other animals and primates in the forest and once you have found the gorillas you will spend four hours with them and return back to the Lodge for overnight. You will have an opportunity to listen and observer researchers doing their work of habituating gorillas and if possible you will be called upon to participate by collecting samples, naming of group members, making calls and so much more.
DAY 3: Departure
Transfer to Kisoro Airport by road for your morning scheduled/charter flight to Entebbe Airport for either a post tour night in Entebbe town or connect with your international departure flight marking the end of your 3 day fly in gorilla habituation experience tour to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
NB: This is a private safari and can be booked by an individual or a group of people. Please contact our Safari consultants for a quote.