Uganda Fly-In Gorilla Express
Mountain gorillas do not survive in captivity,
which is why they are not seen in zoos. Tracking the
mountain gorilla through the misty forests requires patience
and stamina, often walking for hours in the mud and the wet.
Finally meeting them in the undergrowth is an inspiring
moment. Quietly chewing away at their vegetarian delicacies,
they seem like a marooned human family.
The tender grooming
and firm disciplining of their offspring seems all too
familiar. The gorilla family cast a wary glance at the
sudden human intrusion into their private world, but is
comforted by the clucking made by the trackers.
provoked, the noisy but harmless silverback grunts,
screeches, bares his fangs and beats his chest, before
slithering off with attendant females, offspring and other
Upon arrival at Entebbe airport, you will clear customs
and immigration and then you will be met by our
representative here and transferred to your hotel. Overnight
at the Hotel no. 5 on a bed and breakfast basis.
the airport for your flight to Bwindi - overnight at Buhoma
lodge or similar. Flight is approx. 1.5 hours, plus
transfer to lodge of +/- 2 hours. Optional afternoon
forest walk or
cultural visit may be done (this may be undertaken on day 4
if guests prefer)
After breakfast you will be taken on a short drive to the
park headquarters where you will begin your Gorilla trekking
experience. This generally takes an entire day and you will
return to your camp in the late afternoon. Overnight at
Buhoma Lodge on a full board
Option of forest walk
second trek with pre-purchased permits.
Optional community walk/forest walk/birding. Overnight
travel to Ishasha allowing time to stop off at the local
Ishasha Community project en route.
in QENP, hoping to spot tree climbing lions,
plus a myriad of other species in this beautiful park.
Morning depart to
airstrip for flight to Entebbe.
Additional accommodation may be booked on
Ngamba Island recommended for a day
visit or even overnight.
On arrival met and transferred to town or
Package price includes:
Meet & greet services, airport transfers to/from Entebbe
airport, domestic flights from EBB-KIHIHI return,
accommodation in top quality hotels / lodges, park fees
QENP, meals on safari as shown above, bottled water.
Hosted throughout by a Wild Frontiers’ representative.
Ishasha Community visit included.
The flight EBB-KIHIHI-EBB has been included in quoted price.
Please check at time of booking whether the flight price has
increased which will be beyond our control, and a small
surcharge may be applicable.
This is normally an afternoon flight
KIH to EBB, check when booking. Do not book
INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT BEFORE 19h00.
$3,025 per person sharing
2020 Gorilla Tracking Permits:- $700 per one permit, $770
for the second gorilla tracking permit
Not included:- Optional Extras
Visas, drinks, tips, personal
travel insurance and items of a personal nature.
Gorilla permits. Optional excursions as listed below.
walk & park fees Bwindi
Community Visit – Bwindi
(Pygmies) Community Visit