7 Days Gorilla & Golden Monkey Trekking Trip: Track godlen monkeys, visit the Batwa pygmies (the forest people), Hike one of the Mountains either Mt Gahinga, Mt Sabinyo or Mt Muhavura, and enjoy a game drive in Lake Mburo National Park. Golden monkeys are located in Mgahinga National Park located southern west of Uganda.
Day 1: Golden monkey trekking trip
Meet and greet with the guide and drive to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park located far in the south west of Uganda, you have stopovers enroute for refreshment and meals. Dinner and overnight at lodge or camp. HB
Day 2: Golden monkey trekking trip
Today awake early and assemble at the park headquarters for breifing, after which you will be headed to the forest to track the rare and endangered golden monkeys, return to the lodge or camp for Dinner and overnight. FB
Day 3: Batwa Cultural Trail
After an early breakfast, do a datwa cultural trail, you will visit the different batwa communities as they show you how they used to survive while living in the forest. They will share with you how they used to hunt for food, their local medicine, and show you where thier shelters. The batwa people survived entirely on the forest. Return to the lodge/ camp for dinner and overnight at the lodge or camp in kisoro. FB
Day 4: Track Gorillas – Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After an early breakfast, go to the park headquarters for briefing, then set out into the misty forest to track the rare mountain gorillas, you will get an hour chance to stand a few meters away as you watch these great apes as they feed, interact. The exercise can take from 2 to 9 hours depending on the location of the gorillas. Return to the lodge for Dinner and overnight. FB
Day 5: Lake Mburo National Park
After breakfast, drive to Lake Mburo National park enroute visit Igongo Cultural center/ Musuem, upon arrival in the park relax for dinner and overnight at the lodge. FB
Day 6: Lake Mburo National Park
Take a morning game drive in the different tracks, watch the impalas, elands, bushbacks, topis, giraffes, buffaloes, and zebras. In the afternoon, take a boat cruise on Lake Mburo to catch up with the hippos and other birds upclose. Return to the Lodge/ Camp for dinner and overnight. FB
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast drive to Kampala/ Entebbe for departure marking the end of the Golden Monkey Trekking trip.