5 Days Bwindi-Lke Bunyonyi


The 5 days Bwindi-Lake Bunyonyi takes you to Bwindi forest and Lake Bunyonyi and the tour will include the visit to the mountain gorillas in the mist, holiday relax at the Lake Bunyonyi and then to Lake Mburo for wildlife viewing and boat cruise along Lake Mburo.

Day1: Kampala-Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

After your breakfast, meet the driver/guide and thereafter transfer to western Uganda via Masaka-Mbarara high way with en-route stop at the equator and en-route at Agip Motel. Thereafter drive to the gorilla sanctuary through this beautiful mountain scenery. You will reach Bwindi in the evening where you will check in at the Engagi Lodge/Mahogany Springs Lodge/Silver Back Lodge. Meal plan: H/B

Day2: Gorilla Safari Uganda

Have breakfast and briefing by park ranger guides. Carry parked lunch, embark on a 30 minutes – 8 hours trek hunting for the Mountain gorillas. The tracking starts at the spot where the gorillas were last seen the previous day. After a quite one hour observing the gorillas, return to your accommodations before going for the Community walk. Dinner and overnight as above, Meal plan: F/B


Day3: Boat ride and community tour

After breakfast and drive to Lake Bunyonyi with scenic undulating terrains with your lunch at Arcadia Cottages and then in the evening take canoeing and visiting the local communities. Learn the culture and practices of the people, do some shopping of the eye catching arts and crafts exhibited by the locals. Relax and watch the sunset before retiring for the evening, dinner and overnight at Arcadia cottages. Meal plan: F/B

Day4: Lake Bunyonyi-Lake Mburo National Park

Have breakfast and after embark the safari jeep and drive to Lake Mburo National park, en-route lunch at Agip Motel and then drive to the park. Enjoy your afternoon Boat ride on Lake Mburo for sights of Hippos, Crocodiles, Water birds and Land mammals taking a drink at the water’s edge. Dinner and overnight at Arcadia Cottages/Rwakobo Rock Lodge/Mihingo Lodge. Meal plan: F/B

Day5: Game drive and departure

Wake up early for your morning game drive which may reward you with views of animals like Hyenas, Jackals, Zebras, Buffaloes, Warthogs, Water bucks, Bush bucks, Topis and many more. Return to your lodge before you embark on your journey back to Kampala where the safari ends.

This safari includes:

Ground transportation

Accommodation and meals as per itinerary


Gorilla permits to be booked in advance

Allowance of a knowledgeable English speaking guide

Park entrance

Boat ride

Car entry


Airfare to Uganda, Visas, Accommodation, cigarettes and personal expenses not listed in the programme.

NO. PAX 1 2 p/p 3 p/p 4 p/p 5 p/p 6 p/p 7 p/p 8 p/p
BUDGET (usd) 1810 1290 1175 1070 1050 1000 995 965
MIDRANGE (usd) 2070 1510 1410 1295 1280 1225 1220 1185
LUXURY (usd) 2250 1685 1585 1470 1450 1400 1395 1360