Do you yearn to see the mountain gorillas, but want to avoid spending hours on the road? This 3-day Fly-in Safari to Bwindi Forest will take you on the scenic route from Entebbe to Bwindi Forest in no time. Your bird’s eye view of southwestern Uganda will be a memorable journey. In this package we combine reliable domestic air travel, all ground transportation and comfortable accommodation at the lake side lodge Lake Mutanda Resort to make this a hassle-free and unforgettable experience for you.
Day 1: Flight from Entebbe to Kisoro – Transfer to Lake Mutanda
Your journey starts from Entebbe International Airport where you will board a domestic flight to Kisoro, a town located in the south-western part of Uganda, close to the borders with Rwanda and Congo. Please make sure you check-in 1 hour before the departure time listed on the flight ticket that we provide for you.
|Departure time from Entebbe:||07.00 AM*|
|Arrival time in Kisoro:||08.10 AM*|
* Timings may vary depending on aircraft routing and weather conditions.
A representative from Mutanda Lake Resort will be waiting at Kisoro airstrip to drive you to the lodge. The 45-minute drive runs along a beautiful jeep track that dips into villages and skirts steep hills with stunning views of the lake below.
Accommodation Options; Mutanda Lake Resort
Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest
Encountering the rare and endangered Mountain Gorilla of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is an experience of a lifetime.
Half of the world’s population of gorillas live under the mist-covered canopies of Uganda’s oldest and most biologically diverse rainforest. In the company of an experienced park ranger you will be tracking the whereabouts of one of the nine habituated family groups who reside here.
Day 3: Transfer to Kisoro – Flight from Kisoro to Entebbe
Enjoy your last sunrise in this beautiful corner of Uganda. In the early morning a representative from Mutanda Lake Resort will arrange your transfer from the lodge to Kisoro airstrip.
|Departure time from Kisoro:||08.25 AM|
|Arrival time in Entebbe:||11.25 AM|
Not ready to leave this beautiful spot? No problem. Extra nights at Mutanda Lake Resort can be booked upon request, at an additional cost of USD 95 per person per night on full board (shared room basis).
Should you require one (or more) nights in Entebbe or Kampala before or after your tour we would be happy to arrange this for you.
Included in the tour
- Air transport
- Bottled water
- Full board accommodation for two nights
- Service of an English-speaking driver guide
- All mentioned activities except for the optional ones
- Bottled water in the vehicle during the safari tour
- Safari Nature walks and experiment at the Equator.
Exclusive of the tour
- International Airfares
- Health & Medical insurance
- Tips & gratuities
- Visas (currently US$ 50 per person all nationalities except US and Irish nationals are required to pay US$ 100 per person)
- Items of a personal nature such as drinks, telephone, postage etc.
- Fly to Bwindi.
- Gorilla permit included!
- Stunning views over Lake Mutanda!
Duration: 3 Days 2 Nights
USD 1800 /per person