5 Days Gorillas Golden monkey safari
This 5 Days Gorillas Golden monkey safari gives you a rare opportunity to track mountain gorillas and golden monkeys which are endemic to the Albertine rift; Mgahinga is the only park in Uganda to view these habituated golden monkey groups.
Day 1: Arrival – Transfer to your hotel
Upon your arrival at Entebbe airport, you will be met by our safari guide who will transfer you to your hotel. The guide will give you a short briefing about the 5 Days Gorillas & Golden monkey safari. Dinner and overnight at Central Inn Entebbe (B.B)
Day 2: Transfer to Mgahinga Gorilla National park
Early morning breakfast and then drive to Mgahinga gorilla national park with a brief stopover at the equator(where the northern hemisphere meets the southern hemisphere) for photographs. Later drive to Mbarara for a lunch break; then proceed to Mgahinga gorilla national. Then check into your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Gorilla Tracking
Have an early morning breakfast and then transfer to Ntebeko gate for a briefing about this memorable gorilla adventure in Mgahinga. Mountain gorillas of Mgahinga are easily seen in their natural habitat compared to other parks. You will join the park guide as you walk through the thick rain forest covered with a variety of tree species. Later return to the lodge. Relax for the rest of the evening. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 4: Golden monkeys and Batwa trail
Have an early morning breakfast then transfer to Mgahinga briefing area for guidelines about golden monkey tracking. With the guidance of the rangers, you will also hike the dense bamboo forest in search of the habituated golden monkeys. After you have found them, take photos and videos. Later in the evening, you will go for the Batwa pygmies trail in their former home. You will understand the magic of their ancient home while enjoying the nature walk in the forest. Observe them illustrate their ancient hunting skills, medicinal plants. Also, visit the Garama cave. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Departure
After breakfast bid farewell to the land of mountain gorillas and the rare golden monkeys; as you drive back to Kampala. Depending on the flight schedule, our driver will transfer you to the airport in time to catch your flight back home.