11 Days Gorilla Trek & Bukurungu Wilderness
Planning a wilderness experience to explore Mountain Gorillas & Rwenzori Mountains via the newest Rwenzori trekking trail (Bukurungu Route) with experts in Rwenzori Mountaineering tours. Explore the cheaper options to summit magherita peak in Rwenzori Mountains with Rwenzori Expeditions. The Experts of Rwenzori have taken time to draft the alternative 12 Days Rwenzori & Gorilla Trekking tour to explore the Primates of Uganda on private tour or Private Trips to Rwenzoris.
Facts about Mountain Gorillas Trekking
Mountain Gorillas are only found in Uganda, Rwanda & Democratic republic of Congo , We do operate gorilla trekking in all the three countries although on this trek you will visit the mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga National Park for the unique experience of gorilla trekking.
Rwenzori Expeditions has been offering primate Safaris to the wilderness of Uganda's top 4 national parks that encompass the Kibale forest National Park for Chimpanzee tracking , Murchison falls National Park , Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Gorilla trekking and Mgahinga National Park that hosts both the Mountain gorillas & Golden Monkey.
Facts about Bukurungu Trail .
Bukurungu trail is the new trail that has been opened by Uganda Wildlife Authority and WWF in 2018. The Bukurungu Trail is also known as the wilderness trail that uses camping when the hiking in Rwenzori, it grants the same experience to summit Magherita peak like other two trails ( Rwenzori Kilembe trail & Rwenzori Central Circuit ).
When you select to Trek Rwenzori via Bukurungu trail , the trip will blends Camping & Huts. After Rwenzori Kilembe route , its the second adventurous trails that allows you to test the climbing challenge in Rwenzoris with the route following to see the real nature of Rwenzori Mountains National Park spotting the various lakes like Lake Mughuli, Lake Bukurungu, Lake Bujuku, and Lake Irene along side the unique vegetation cover.
Facts about Chimpanzees
Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale forest National park is a unique experience compared to other destinations that hosts the chimpanzees like Kalinzu forest , Kyambura George and Budongo forest.
Chimpanzee Tracking in Uganda 's Kibale forest National park is categorized into two sessions that include Morning Chimpanzee Trekking ( AM ) and Afternoon Trekking ( PM ) which all offer the same opportunity for Chimpanzee watching . On this 11 Days Gorilla, Rwenzori & Bukurungu hike ,Chimpanzee watching you will see them in the PM. Contact the experts at Rwenzori Expeditions to tailor Rwenzori Trekking in Bukurungu trail.
11 Days Trip Highlights
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & Transfer to Kasese
Day 3: Start The Hike To Kasanzi Camp (2310m)
Day 4: Kambeho (3600masl)
Day 5: Lamia Camp (3750masl)
Day 6: Lake Bukurungu Camp 4091masl - Bigo Camp /3442masl
Day 7: Irine lake camp 4495masl.
Day 8: Margherita peak 5109M asl back to Bigo camp
Day 9: Bigo Camp To Nyabitaba Camp , Nyakalengija
Day 10:Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park & Chimpanzee Tracking
Day 11: Transfer to Kampala at Leisure.
- Gorilla Trekking
- Rwenzori Trekking via Bukurungu
- Chimpanzee Tracking