3 DAY BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK AND LAKE BUNYONYI SAFARIS
The 3 days Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and the Lake Bunyonyi Safaris will take you through the interesting, memorable, and breathtaking moments as you traverse through the amazing jungle of Bwindi in southwestern Uganda, to trek the endangered mountain gorilla species in any of the 4 gorilla sectors. Then you can proceed to the Lake Bunyonyi also known as the Switzerland of Africa because of its beautiful landscape, the second deepest lake in Africa with fresh waters, bilharzia free, good for swimming, flourishing green terraced hills, and 29 breathtaking Islands scattered traversal in the central part of the water. This will give you all the relaxation you could ever need.
Itinerary of the Tour Package
DAY 1: TRANSFER FROM KAMPALA TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
This fateful day, you will be picked by our Company driver/ guide from the hotel where you had your night, get to greet each other and know yourselves better, and then set off for your adventurous safaris. In due course of the journey, we shall have a stopover at the Uganda Equator for a few minutes’ break, take snaps and proceed to Mbarara town have some lunch. After we continue driving through Ishaka, Igara tea plantations, get to enjoy the great views of Queen Elizabeth national park, connecting through the Ishasha sector where you can have a chance to see the tree-climbing lions on the fig trees, proceed to Kihihi town then finally Buhoma region of Bwindi forest National Park.
DAY 2: GORILLA TREKKING AND LAKE BWINDI EXPERIENCE
Early morning you take breakfast, set off to the Bwindi park Headquarters for a brief meeting on the highlights, rules, and regulations concerning the gorilla trekking experience. You will be divided into groups of 8 people per gorilla family and with the help of a knowledgeable game ranger, you traverse through the jungle in search of the giant mountain gorillas. You are advised to wear long-sleeved blouses and shirts, trousers, caps, gumboots and pack some snacks and enough drinking water. It may take you one to 8 hours to locate the gorillas. After finding them you will be allowed only 2 hours to stay with them that is see them play, eat and the silverback guarding the family, and no flash photos are allowed while with the gorillas.
After the gorilla experience, you will go to the hotel, have some refreshments and our driver will drive you through the flourishing green terraced hills to Lake Bunyonyi where you will have ultimate relaxation with the view of the beautiful landscape of the lake, do community and nature walks around Lake Bunyonyi and motorized boat ride to Akampene Island also known as the punishment island.
DAY 3: DEPARTURE BACK TO KAMPALA
On the last day of the safaris, you wake up early morning take some breakfast, then do some hiking through the ancient Echuya forest or canoeing on lake Bunyonyi and then drive back to Kampala which makes the end of your adventurous safaris.
- Arcadia Cottages Bunyonyi
- Byoona Amagara Island Retreat.
- Bushara Island Camp
- Lake Bunyonyi Eco Resort
- Bunyonyi Over Land Resort
- Paradise Eco Hub.
- Bunyonyi Safaris Resort.
- Lake Bunyonyi Over Land Resort
- Bird nest at Lake Bunyonyi Resort