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3 Day Fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour safari

3 Day fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour in Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park

3 Day Fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour safari

3 Day Fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour safari in Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park is ideal for visitors who have less time but are interested in spending more time with the endangered mountain gorilla. Our 3 Day Fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour provides you with an opportunity to spend 4 hours with endangered mountain gorillas in a day, this fly will make you access Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park so quickly by taking a scheduled flight or a chartered flight to and from Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park instead of using 8 to 9 hours on the road trip, By using the domestic flights, you will be in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is just one and a half hours giving enough time to relax at the lodge as you prepare for the chimpanzee habituation process in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

Safari package highlights

Day 1: Fly to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Day 2: Gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Day 3: Transfer to Kisoro airstrip for a flight back to Entebbe International airport

Safari package expectations

Experience Uganda safari destination

Spend four hours with mountain gorillas

Use domestic flight to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Meet and be with English speaking safari guide

Use the pop-up roof 4×4 safari vehicle or open-sided 4×4 vehicle

Day 1: Depart from Entebbe airport

You will start your 3 Day Fly-in Day Uganda Gorilla Habituation experience tour from Entebbe international airport whereby the arranged domestic flight (scheduled or chartered) will transfer you to Kisoro airstrip close to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The flight from Entebbe international airport to Kisoro airport will take about one hour and from Kisoro Airstrip, you will find when our guide is there waiting for you with our luxurious or standards 4×4 vehicle and transfer you to your booked lodge in the Rushaga sector

Main destination:  Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Journey time: Approximately one to two hours (1-2)

Lodging options: Rushaga Gorilla Lodge (Luxury)/ Rushaga Gorilla Camp (midrange), / Rushaga Haven Lodge (Standard)

Meal plan: Lunch and dinner

Day 2: Gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Wake up very early in the morning and go to the park headquarter for the gorilla habituation experience briefing. The briefing is done by the ranger who will tell you what you should do and what you shouldn’t do while on gorilla habituation experience in the Bwindi impenetrable forest National Park Rushaga sector. You will be led by a team of researchers and guides to the forest, while looking for the semi-habituated mountain gorilla families, you will be may encounter other wildlife species such as birds, butterflies, unique tree species, and other mammals which will all be identified by your guides. Once you see the gorillas you will spend 4 hours with them. you will see the gorillas that are being habituated and thus they are not yet fully used to the people and you may be allowed to participate in the activities that researchers do to make gorillas get used to the people such as the naming of the gorillas, calling them, collecting samples and others. You will then be guided back to the park headquarters where you had started from and receive a certificate or gorilla habituation experience success and then you will be driven back to your lodge for the overnight stay.

Lodging options: Rushaga Gorilla Lodge (Luxury)/ Rushaga Gorilla Camp (midrange), /Rushaga Haven Lodge (Standard)
Meal plan: Lunch and dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Kisoro airstrip and fly to Entebbe airport for departure

After morning breakfast, you will be driven by our safari guide from your lodge to Kisoro Airstrip where you will find your scheduled or chartered flight from to Entebbe internal Airport depending on the schedule whether morning or evening and this will mark the end of your 3 Day fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

What is Included in our 3 Day fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour?

  • Accommodation facility
  • Masks and sanitizer
  • The service of the guide
  • The ground transportation including airport transfers
  • The domestic or internal
  • Domestic Air tickets
  • Bottled water

What is excluded in our 3 Day fly-in Gorilla Habituation Experience Tour?

  • International flights from your home country
  • visa and all expenses of personal nature just
  • Extras at the accommodation that is drinks, laundry, telephone, and additional accommodation outside the package
  • Tips for porters and the driver guides

At Africa adventure vacations, we provide you with the details of the gorilla habituation experiences that are only offered in Uganda. Gorilla habituation is a relatively new safari experience that has been added to the gorilla activities in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and it is only in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. We do induct road trip safaris to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park for gorilla habituation experiences as well as booking for you the internal flights to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Our Bwindi gorilla habituation experience safari trips range from 3 days to 7 days and all our gorilla trips are customized With our gorilla habituation experience safaris, we do book the gorilla habituation permits on behalf of our clients, the same we do for gorilla trekking permits. Therefore if you’re interested in taking a gorilla habituation safaris, you will need to inform us in time, and for us, we shall check for you the availability of the gorilla habituation experience permit in Rushaga Southwestern Uganda and once we have to find availability, we shall ask you your details and the passport details before we go ahead to book for you the gorilla habituation experience permit. We also book for you the accommodation facilities near Rushaga that are based on your budget.

Visitors interested in taking our gorilla habituation experience safaris in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park need to know that that gorilla habituation experience Permit in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park costs $1500 per person per trek and this allows you to spend four hours with endangered mountain gorillas in the wild. You must be above 15 years to engage in gorilla habituation experience and each semi-habituated gorilla family is visited by a group of 4 people that are allowed for this habituation experience on daily basis and therefore, you need to book the gorilla habituation permits in advance in order not to miss out on this safaris, Below is one of our gorilla habituation experience safaris and please feel free to ask anything you would like to know about this wonderful experience.