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Glimpse of Gorilla Safari

  • Safari Information
  • - Departure; Scheduled and tailor-made departure dates
  • - Duration; 5 Days / 4 Nights
  • - Lodging; Safari lodges
  • - Group Size; Minimum 2
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Day 1: Entebbe
- On arrival in Uganda at Entebbe Airport, you will be met by you guide and transferred to you hotel for the evening.
- After check-in a quick orientation from your guide on what to expect for the next few days.
- The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore the sights and sounds of the city.
- This is also a good chance to stock up on the items you might have forgotten to buy.
- Accommodation: The Boma Guest House (Bed and Breakfast)

Day 2: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
- Breakfast and an early start to the day awaits.
- Leaving Entebbe we officially start our "Glimpse of Gorillas safari" by heading towards Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
- We stop regularly to stretch our legs and take in the surrounding scenery.
- Covering a total of 331 km² and with a altitude of between 1160 and 2607 metres above sea level the Bwindi is home to roughly half of the world's mountain gorillas.
- 90 species of mammal and 11 species of primates are found within the park.
- Birdlife is nothing short spectacular as well.
- On arriving at our home for the night, it is all about preparing for the trek the next morning.
- Accommodation: Gorilla Resort Bwindi Camp (All Meals)

Day 3: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
- An early breakfast and we depart on our gorilla trek.
- The trek is quite strenuous at time so make sure that your clothing is comfortable and boots are well worn in.
- When we find these gentle giants a far amount of time is spent in their vicinity, observing, photographing and simply smiling to ones self that you are actually here.
- Returning to the lodge in the late afternoon.
- Bucket list item - ticked :)
- Accommodation: Gorilla Resort Bwindi Camp (All Meals)

Day 4: Entebbe
- We leaving the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park after a leisurely breakfast and head back to Entebbe for the night.
- Again stopping en-route at markets, villages and scenic spots.
- on arrival at The Boma Guest House the rest of the day is at your leisure.
- Accommodation: The Boma Guest House (All Meals)

Day 5: Safari ends
- Our time together has come to a end.
- A transfer to the airport for connecting flights.
- A warm goodbye from Uganda.


  • Safari Includes
  • - Includes meals as above
  • - Includes activities as above
  • - The entire safari is guided and hosted by professional trained guides
  • Safari Excludes
  • - International and local flights
  • - Gorilla trekking permits
  • - Visas
  • - Items of a personal nature
  • - Meals and drinks as not stated above

  • Rates from: US$ 1091.00
  • Per person sharing
  • Rates are in US Dollars
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - UGAN; from £ 482
  • USA - UGAN; from $ 1065
  • EUR - UGAN; from € 570
  • Subject to availability & T&C's


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  • Getting to Uganda

  • Getting to Uganda
  • Entebbe International Airport is the main point of entry into Uganda when flying from outside or within Africa. Airlines that fly into Entebbe are Turkish Airlines, KLM, SAA and Emirates to mention a few.
  • It is from Entebbe that most safaris will depart.
  • Safaris are best combined with either a Kenya and/ or Tanzania safari package.
  • Uganda Map

  • Uganda Map
  • Map of Uganda featuring Uganda, Kampala, Lake Victoria, Queen Elizabeth, Kibali, Bwindi Impenetrable National Parks.
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  • This Google Map by Uyaphi pin points most (if not all) the lodges and safari camps that are used when on Safari in Uganda.
  • Switch between Satellite and Map views to see the areas from above.
  • Malaria in Uganda

  • Malaria in Uganda
  • Because of the tropical climate and high rainfall Malaria is common, the time of year on travels also plays a factor.
  • Malaria is found in all areas of Uganda, one must use the utmost of care when travelling here.
  • Please consult your doctor or travel clinic before departing for your safari.
  • Prophylaxis is recommended for all travellers.
  • Uganda Weather

  • Uganda Weather
  • The rain season is Mar-May
  • Light rain season is Nov-Dec
  • Wet seasons are Mar-May & Oct-Nov
  • Dry seasons are Dec-Feb & Jun-Aug
  • Rainfall is between 500mm - 2500 mm
  • Humidity is between 70% -100%
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  • Remember that Uganda enjoys ideal weather conditions, warm in the tropical lowland region and cool in the Kigezi highlands.
  • Uganda Distance Table

  • Uganda Distance Table
  • Kampala to Bwindi Park 530km
  • Kampala to Kibale Park 350km
  • Kampala to Kidepo Park 840km
  • Kampala to Lake Mburo 230km
  • Kampala to Murchison Falls 350km
  • Kampala to Queen Elizabeth 435km
  • Kampala to Entebbe 40km
  • Kampala to Ruwenzori 265km
  • Kampala to Jinja 80km