Gorilla Fly-In Safari


This safari is tailor-made for those with limited time, allowing you to experience the beauty of the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park over two days. This is the best place in Uganda to see the gorillas in their natural habitat or to see the chimpanzees on an excursion to Ngamba Island. It is essential that you purchase your gorilla permits when you book.


Upon arrival to Entebbe airport you will be met and transferred to HOTEL NO. 5 for your overnight stay. A visit to Ngamba Island can be arranged if time permits.

This morning you will be taken to your scheduled flight to Kihihi airstrip, where you will be met and transferred to BUHOMA LODGE for your two-night stay. An afternoon forest walk or cultural visit may be done at additional cost. (FI)

Today you can take an early morning trek into the forest on the slopes of mountains in search of the mountain gorillas (excludes Gorilla Trek permit cost). You will return either in time for lunch or later depending on the location of the gorillas. (FI)

After breakfast you will be transferred to Kihihi airstrip for your scheduled flight to Entebbe. (B)


• 3 nights accommodation on a twin share basis
• Arrival transfer
• Flights Entebbe – Kihihi return
• Meals as indicated FI (Fully inclusive – all meals, local wine and spirits)
• Shared return airstrip transfers
• Buhoma trekking transfer


Excludes gorilla trekking permits – current price USD 700. Prices increasing to USD 800 from 01 July 2024. Minimum age for gorilla trekking is 15 years. There is also an optional forest or community walk in Bwindi, and an optional
excursion to Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary from Entebbe (time permitting).

Subject to change without notice.

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Hotel No. 5

Hotel No. 5 is a brand-new hotel located in Entebbe, just 10 minutes’ drive from the airport. 10 luxury rooms and 5 self-catering apartments are set amongst landscaped gardens. The hotel also boasts a swimming pool and a gym as well as a spa where guests can pamper themselves.  Hotel No. 5 provides luxury accommodation whilst still being ideally situated for enjoying Entebbe and Lake Victoria.

Buhoma Lodge

Ideally located less than 5 minutes by foot from the gorilla trekking point start, Buhoma Lodge boasts uninterrupted, scenic views of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Each spacious cottage boasts a private veranda, an en-suite bathroom and an in-room safe. A family cottage is also available. After a day exploring the forest, relax in the lounge and share stories of the day with a drink from the bar.