Five Day

Five-day Gorilla Safari

The place to stay: Gorilla Safari Lodge


Day 1 – Arrive

Meet and greet at Entebbe International Airport by a Crystal Lodges guide who will warmly welcome you and help you with arrival formalities. After a short transfer to your hotel you will be briefed about you safari.

Overnight at Golf Course Hotel on a bed and breakfast basis.

Day 2 – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Depart from Kampala early in the morning and travel south-west. We’ll stop at the equator where you will have a unique opportunity to stand in two hemispheres at the same time! The drive takes you through savannah grasslands passing banana plantations and herds of Ankole cattle along the way. Ascend into the Kigezi Highlands, known as the “Switzerland of Africa”, with terraced farming and mountain scenery to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

Stay at the Gorilla Safari Lodge on a full board basis throughout your stay here.

Day 3 – Gorilla Trekking

Go for gorilla tracking walk into the dense rainforest. We follow trails made by the wildlife which allows access to tourists. Gorilla tracking is an unmissable and inspiring adventure. The mountain gorilla is a shy and peaceful animal and it is a real privilege to watch and photograph them as they interact.

Day 4 – Kampala

After an early morning breakfast, we drive back to Kampala with a stopover in Mbarara for lunch.

Overnight at Golf Course Hotel on a bed and breakfast basis.

Day 5 – Departure

Transfer to airport for your flight home.


Things to Pack

Remember to bring heavy leather gloves, strong hiking boots, long sleeve shirts, long trousers, a light back-pack and a water-bottle.