Overview of the 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

Your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks offers a 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi impenetrable national park and wildlife safari in Kibale forest national park experience. This safari takes you on a Uganda safari to two tour parks of Bwindi impenetrable national park and Kibale Forest National Park featuring gorilla tracking and great wildlife encounter respectively.

Your exclusive 5 days safari in Uganda features an equator experience, bigodi wetland tour, chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest national park, Batwa cultural tour and gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park. Starting from Entebbe international airport, your professional Uganda tour guide will be waiting to pick you up from the airport using a 4×4 safari vehicle and drive to Kibale forest national park. You will stop at the equator in Kayabwe about 100km from Entebbe international airport then continue for dinner and an overnight at a close accommodation facility to Kibale forest national park. Wake up to a great breakfast, trek chimpanzees and visit bigodi wetlands on the second day of your safari then transfer to Bwindi forest national park on the third day. After gorilla trekking on the fourth day, you will be driven back to Entebbe international airport for departure on the last day of your safari.

Highlights of the 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale  national parks

Day 1: Your driver guide will pick you up from Entebbe international airport and start the drive to kibale forest national park.

Day 2: You will do chimpanzee tracking in kibale forest national park and tour bigodi wetland for a great nature walk and a Uganda birding safari experience.

Day 3: Using your 4×4 safari vehicle, your driver guide will drive you to Bwindi impenetrable national park and have the Batwa cultural experience in the evening.

Day 4: You will get into the jungle for your gorilla trekking safari in Uganda experience for about 2-8 hours.

Day 5:  On the last day of your safari, you will be driven back to Entebbe international airport for your departure flight.

Day by day itinerary of the 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

Day 1 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

Your professional English-speaking driver guide will gladly welcome you to Uganda upon arrival at Entebbe international airport. You will embark on the road trip to Kibale forest national park stopping at the equator line for photography. This almost 5h 35min drive without stop overs ends when you check into your prior booked hotel or lodge in Kibale where you will have dinner and rest.

Accommodation options for day 1 of your 5 days gorilla safari Bwindi and Kibale forest Uganda national parks

Luxury: Crater safari lodge/primate lodge Kibale

Mid-range: Chimpanzee forest guest house/Kibale forest camp

Day 2 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks After early morning breakfast, your driver guide will drive you from your hotel to kibale forest national park headquarters for chimpanzee trekking. This is the best opportunity to meet a wild species that shares about 98% of their DNA with humans and wonder at how skillful they can be.  Later on, in the evening a nature walk through Bigodi wetland offers the best chance for several bird sightings as you walk through the papyrus filled wetland.

Accommodation options for day 2 of your 5 days gorilla safari Bwindi and Kibale forest Uganda national parks

Luxury: Crater safari lodge/primate lodge Kibale

Mid-range: Chimpanzee forest guest house/Kibale forest camp

Day 3 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks After your wildlife safari in Uganda’s Kibale forest national park, you will be driven to Bwindi impenetrable national park after relaxed breakfast. Upon arrival, you will check in to your booked accommodation in Bwindi impenetrable national park and later have a Batwa cultural experience in the evening. The Batwa will demonstrate to you their former survival skills that helped them when they still lived in harmony with the mountain gorillas in the forest.

Accommodation options for day 3 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

Luxury: Chameleon Hill Lodge/Gorilla Forest camp

Mid-range: Gorilla mist camp/Ichumbi gorilla lodge

Day 4 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

This is the best day for your Uganda gorilla trekking tour as your driver guide will pick you up as early as 7:00am to head to the park headquarters for gorilla trekking. After briefing, you will get into the jungle with the park ranger for about 5 hours. Gorilla trekking is strenuous though the park ranger will try to make every trekker comfortable as the group moves at the pace of the slowest trekker. Only 1 hour can be spent in the sight of the gorillas as you gaze at their wonderful character. Your driver guide will later drive you back to your hotel or lodge for an overnight stay.

Accommodation options for day 4 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

Luxury: Chameleon Hill Lodge/Gorilla Forest camp

Mid-range: Gorilla mist camp/Ichumbi gorilla lodge

Day 5 of your 5 days Uganda gorilla safari Bwindi & wildlife safari in Kibale national parks

You will have your last breakfast in Uganda on this fifth day of your 5 days tour then be driven back past beautiful landscapes to Entebbe international airport for your departure flight.

Having a gorilla trekking experience in Uganda is one of the popular activities on traveler’s bucket lists because the great and amazing moment. Not only is it possible in Bwindi but Mgahinga gorilla national park is another gorilla trekking Uganda safari destination as well as Volcanoes national park and Virunga national park for gorilla safari Rwanda and Congo gorilla safaris respectively.

There’s no better way of planning a gorilla and wildlife short safari in Uganda than choosing these 5 days tour to Bwindi and Kibale forest national parks.