7 Days Golden Monkey & Gorilla Trekking Uganda

Day 1; Arrival, at Entebbe

Upon your arrival at Entebbe International Airport in Uganda our representative will warmly greet you. Provide assistance with immigration procedures. They will then transfer you to your accommodation in either Entebbe or Kampala. Take some time to relax and familiarize yourself with the environment.

Day 2; tour to Mgahinga National Park

After enjoying breakfast begin on a drive towards Mgahinga National Park located in the southwest of Uganda. This park is renowned for its population of endangered monkeys. Along the way soak in the beauty of the landscapes and rural villages.

Once you arrive at the park check in at your chosen lodge or campsite and savor a lunch. In the afternoon take a stroll around the park to adjust to the altitude while relishing views of the Virunga Mountains.

Day 3; Trekking with Golden Monkeys

Rise early and indulge in a breakfast before setting out on a trekking adventure with golden monkeys. These endangered creatures are only found within the Virunga Mountains making Mgahinga National Park a destination for observing and interacting with them.

Accompanied by a guide venture, into bamboo forests as you search for these golden monkeys. Listen attentively for their calls as you navigate through foliage keeping an eye out for their vibrant golden fur.
Once you find a group of monkeys take some time to observe their behaviors and unique actions. You can also learn about their conservation status and the ongoing efforts to protect them which will make your experience memorable.

After your golden monkey trek you have the opportunity to explore the park for the remainder of the day. Enjoy nature walks indulge in birdwatching or visit the Batwa Pygmy community to gain insights and enrich your trip.

Day 4 6; Gorilla Trekking, in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

After having breakfast make your way to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. A sanctuary that houses half of the worlds remaining mountain gorillas. Once you arrive settle into your lodge or camp located near the park.

Over the three days begin on thrilling gorilla trekking adventures in regions of Bwindi Forest. Early morning meetings with guides will lead you into the forest in search of specific gorilla families.

As you navigate through vegetation during these treks you’ll have opportunities to closely observe and spend time with these gentle giants within their natural habitat. Be amazed by their strength, intelligence and social interactions as you capture photographs and create memories.

Please note that each days gorilla trekking experience duration may vary depending on factors such, as gorilla family locations and movements. It could range from a hours to a day.Once the trek is over you can head back, to your lodge. Campsite to relax and reflect on the experiences you had with the gorillas.

Day 7; Return to Entebbe and Departure

After having breakfast it’s time to say goodbye to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest as we drive back to Entebbe. Along the way you’ll get to enjoy the landscapes and pass through communities. When we reach Entebbe our representative will assist you in transferring to Entebbe International Airport for your departure. Take all those memories of your thrilling adventure with monkeys and gorillas, in Uganda with you.