4 DAY UGANDA GORILLA TREK & GAME DRIVE VIA ENTEBBE

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This great value safari and tour takes you through Lake Mburo National Park enroute to the rare Mountain Gorilla of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda.  

Lake Mburo is a well kept secret in Uganda and for one of their smaller National Parks actually has the most diverse animal population and activities of any of the great Ugandan Parks.  You will have a chance to see Giraffes, Lions, Zebra, Impala, Water Buffalo, Many Bird species and much more.

So many great experiences to talk about for years to come.

This is the smartest short trip route from Entebbe to the Gorillas.  Beware of other tour companies taking you straight to Bwindi as this method entails 2 x 10 hours drives.

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DAY 1 - PICKUP AND WELCOME ENTEBBE. TRANSFER TO LAKE MBURO FOR GAME DRIVE.

In the morning you will be picked up at Entebbe International Airport by your driver/guide, warmly welcomed and briefed on your 4 day safari and tour.

Then you will begin the 4.5 hour transfer to Lake Mburo National Park and assisted with check in at your acommodation.  Then take an afternoon game drive through Lake Mburo looking for Zebras, Rothschild Giraffess, Impala, Hippos, Buffaloes and more and if you are lucky spot the elusive leopard and some lions.

Overnight at your accommodation of choice:

Ultra Luxury Luxury Premium Economy
Mihingo Lodge Mihingo Lodge Mihingo Lodge Acadia Lodge
*Best In Class.  Subject to availability.
DAY 2 - MORNING GAME DRIVE. TRANSFER TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST

After breakfast take a morning game drive through Lake Mburo and catch the animals as they great the sun rising and air warming.

Then you will be transferred to the mountain of Bwindi Impenetrable rain-forest in preparation for your Mountain Gorilla trek the next morning.

Overnight at your accommodation of choice:

Ultra Luxury Luxury Premium Economy
Trackers Safari Lodge Buhoma Lodge Buhoma Haven Community Lodge Ichumbi Lodge
*Best In Class.  Subject to availability.

 

DAY 3 - RARE MOUNTAIN GORILLA TREK

This morning you will be picked up after breakfast by your driver/guide and transferred to the nearby Park Headquarters for your Gorilla Trek Briefing.

Described as one of the planets most amazing animal encounters, these magnificent creatures will entertain you for an hour in their presence.

The trek can take between 1-8 hours depending on the movements of the Mountain Gorillas, but the effort will be worth it and the walk whilst challenging is among beautiful rain-forest.

In the afternoon you will be able to recount the treks once in a lifetime experience as your driver/guide transfers you back to Lake Mburo National Park.

Overnight at your accommodation of choice:

Ultra Luxury Luxury Premium Economy
Mihingo Lodge Mihingo Lodge Mihingo Lodge Acadia Lodge
*Best In Class.  Subject to availability.

 

DAY 4 - EARLY RISE TO TRANSFER BACK TO ENTEBBE TO CATCH YOUR FLIGHT

Depending on your connecting flight time you may have time for a final game drive or activity at Lake Mburo or simply sleep in.

If your flight leaves before midday then it will simply an early rise and breakfast on the transfer back to Entebbe.

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