Gorilla trekking- 1 Day Gorilla trek Uganda


Uganda Gorilla trekking tour for 1 day trek in Bwindi forest is an interesting short trip that will be full of fun for those who have little time to spare in the country yet interested to meet the famous Mountain Gorillas. This tour starts either in Kabale town in southwestern Uganda or Kigali City in Rwanda and may end at the same point or driving to Kigali depending on client’s preference. It will then take you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park ranger station where you will begin your memorable Gorilla Trekking Experience.

Gorilla Trip Detail:

1 Day Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda – Gorilla trekking Adventure. (Approx. 3 Hours Drive)

You will be picked off from your Hotel in Kabale, Uganda or in Kigali – Rwanda by one of our experienced tour driver/ guide. He will brief you about this Safari and then drive you to Bwindi Impenetrable national park Uganda. Bwindi forest is a home to a half of the world’s endangered mountain gorillas. You will reach in good time to attend the briefing about the Do’s and Don’ts of gorilla trekking adventure.

Our tour driver/ guide who will be at your service will at the same time handle all gorilla trekking formalities for you, and will go ahead to make sure you are assigned to the best gorilla family. Depending on how strong you will be and what you enjoy seeing, maybe a family with babies or a family with many members including a Silverback will be the best for you to visit.

You will then set off together with a park ranger guide who will take you through the whole trekking experience. As soon as you find them, you will be allowed to stay with gorillas for a maximum of 1 hour and viewing in a distance of 7 meters a way.

This will be done to avoid disturbance and disease transmission in the process. On return from gorilla tracking, your tour driver/guide will drive you back to Kabale or Kigali and continue to drop you at Kigali International Airport or to your Hotel depending on your next program. This will mark the end of the 1 day gorilla trek Uganda.

The Price of 1 Day Gorilla Trekking in Uganda includes:

  • Gorilla permit for Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park Uganda
  • Return Transport in comfortable vehicle with fuel
  • Service of a Knowledgeable English speaking Tour Driver
  • Bottled drinking water for the day
  • Lunch and government tax.

However the tour price excludes;

  • All optional activities
  • Visa fees for Uganda and Rwanda
  • International and domestic flights
  • Accommodation
  • Additional expenses not mentioned in the program.

End of Tour.