Our 4-Day Gorillas and Mountain Sabinyo Hiking is meant for those interested in Tracking Gorillas and Hiking Mountain Sabinyo. During this Safari you will be able to Track Gorillas in Mgahinga National Park or Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Sabinyo Mountain Hike in Mgahinga National Park. Mount Sabinyo is the smallest among the Gahinga Ranges in the south of Uganda.
Safari Vacations and Travel Services driver/guide will pick you up from the Hotel/Entebbe and then you start your scenic view to Bwindi. You will stop at the Equator and later for en-route lunch before you proceed to Bwindi and you will arrive late evening for dinner and overnight.
Accommodation at Rushaga Gorilla Havens, or 4Gorillas
After an early breakfast, you will drive to park headquarters for a briefing about the gorilla trek. Your guide you tell you the dos and don’ts of the trek and later you will start the trek. The trek can take you more or less time depending on where the gorillas will be on that day. You will be allowed to view and take photographs for 1 hour and later return to the headquarters for issuance of your certificates.
Accommodation at Lake Chahafi Resort
On this day, you will start the hike to the top of Mount Sabinyo, a Virunga Volcano that you can only access from the summit of the park. The summit of the mountain lies at 3,645 meters (11,959 ft) and marks the intersection of the borders of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Rwanda, and Uganda. The slopes of Mt. Sabinyo are a habitat for the critically endangered mountain gorillas.
You will see the rugged nature of the terrain along the Sabinyo slopes that has many craters with sharp ridges. The Mount Sabinyo hike is a one-day hike involving 4 hours to the summit and 4 hours back and this depends on the pace and weather conditions. Walking sticks are provided for free meanwhile the porters are available for hire. You will go through vegetation ranges from the bamboo zone between 2400 and 2800m. After ascending to its park, have some rest and your packed lunch. Start descending the mountain. You will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Overnight at Lake Chahafi Resort
On your last day, After breakfast and relaxation at the lodge, you will bid farewell to the lodge and drive back to Kampala/Entebbe for drop off at the Hotel or Airport to end the 4Day Uganda Gorilla and Mt Sabinyo Hiking safari.
You will visit Uganda
The trip starts in Kampala/Entebbe and ends in Kampala/Entebbe
You will visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga National Park
You will do Gorillas and Mountain Sabinyo.
Small Group Safari: Max 6 People per group
Tour Can Depart any day
The tour can be customized
Solo travelers can join this tour
Age Limit: 15 years and above
upon request, we can arrange Additional accommodation for an extra cost
You’ll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel)
Safari Vacations and Travel Services is a Local tour operator based in Uganda with its head offices in Entebbe. Moreover, Safari Vacations and Travel Services is a business for a Ugandan native, we specialize in life-changing experiences and sustainable tours and holidays to all East African countries. We are members of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators and with registration from the Uganda Tourism Board. We have a good and long working relationship with Uganda Wildlife Authority making it easy to book your gorilla permits and gorilla trekking safari. Safari Vacations and Travel Services is also high in Trip Advisor reviews.