Have a 1-day Bwindi excursion Safari Uganda

Are you looking for a day trip to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park? here is a 1 day excursion to Bwindi aimed at giving you the best of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Batwa pigmies Uganda tour

Batwa Uganda tour

While in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda you will encounter a diversity in wildlife as Bwindi has a rich bio diversity that spans from over 400 mountain gorillas that call this national park home to 120 other mammal species including primates like chimpanzees, monkeys and baboons, 350 bird species of which 23 species are endemic to the Albertine rift, 220 butterflies species, 27 species of lizards, geckos and chameleon, 163 tree species and 104 species of fern. There are also the Batwa people or commonly referred to as pygmies living in communities adjacent to the park.

The Most Beautiful Place in the World

As of April 2019, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has been voted by CNN as “15 out of 23 places with the best hikes in the world and also “The World’s Most Beautiful Place”. In its description, CNN said of Bwindi impenetrable national park as “Dense, lush and otherworldly, Bwindi impenetrable forest is of the last redoubts of the mountain gorilla. Over 400 call this UNESCO-protected national park home, with the chance for visitors to trek to and meet habituated groups.” While on this 1 day safari Uganda, meet the Batwa while on a Uganda cultural safari who are believed to be one of the earliest inhabitants of the east Africa and are regarded as the human custodians of the forests of Bwindi. A Uganda nature hiking safari in here will definitely put in a prime position to meet some of the lovely inhabitants of these jungle which include primates like chimpanzees, monkeys like the black and white colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys, l’hoest monkeys, over 350 bird species can be found in the  forest canopies of Bwindi including 23 albertine rift endemics like the African green broadbill, northern double collared sunbird, shelly’s crimson wing grey crown crested crane, Rwenzori apalis, western green tinkerbird, cinnamon chested bee eater, crowned hornbill and many more.

Highlights of the Bwindi day excursion

Kick off this safari in Uganda to Bwindi with an early morning pick from your hotel in Kabale then drive to Bwindi engage in a morning cultural mash up as you meet the incredible unique Batwa people. Do an afternoon leisure walk on any of the numerous Bwindi nature hike trails then return back to Kabale in the evening.

Detailed itinerary of the 1-day Bwindi excursion

Nature Walks in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Nature Walks in bwindi

Wake up to the melodramatic singing of the numerous of the 1061 bird species that perch on the numerous trees within Kabale town. Enjoy a morning breakfast before you embark on this tour Uganda. Enjoy a thrilling safari to Uganda road adventure which lasts about 2 hours. While on this Uganda tour road adventure take time to look in the east if the sky is clear and catch a glimpse of the spectacular sunrise that will just mellow your heart of how beautiful Uganda is as you do this tour in Uganda drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The road adventure also presents you with a chance to notice the rejuvenated kids braving the rather chilly weather as they match to school. Take notice of the hard-working Uganda as they ride their bikes fully loaded with farm produce rushing to the nearest markets to make a sale.

Meet Some of the Earliest Inhabitants of East Africa

After making it to Bwindi find your way to the Batwa community, get welcomed to community in the Batwa style with powerful performance from the Batwa women and kids. Take a Uganda cultural safari tour of the Batwa cultural dynamics that range from their ways of living such as hunting skills, find your way to Batwa’s jungle and get enlightened about how the Batwa used to heal themselves of their ailments. This cultural mash up just can’t end without a really powerful and heartwarming Batwa cultural dance performance and as you enjoy this cultural performance feel free to join in and groove to the rhythmic flow and beats of the Batwa. After this cultural exchange with the Batwa take a break on this Uganda safari tour and enjoy your packed lunch. In the afternoon, take a leisure stroll in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park as you explore this great wilderness. Come with a pair of good binoculars as they will come in handy as you easily get to zoom in on some of these creatures that habituate in these Bwindi jungles. After the about 3 hours of pure leisure and interaction with nature at its best embark on a return journey to Kabale.

A Uganda tour can be an exciting Africa safari adventure as it does not only give you a the best of Uganda wildlife safari but also it can give you the ultimate gorilla safari Uganda experience as Uganda is home to the elusive mountain gorillas that can be found in the forests of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda and this can be done either on a short Uganda gorilla tour or long  Uganda gorilla safari tour packages like

3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari

4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Tour

5 Days Uganda Gorilla Tour

10 Days Uganda Gorilla Chimps Tours

Don’t miss out on the Rwanda gorilla treat!

You can decide to also do a Rwanda gorilla safari by visiting Volcanoes National Park Rwanda. Gorilla trekking safaris in Rwanda can be done on both short gorilla trekking safaris Rwanda these packages include

1 Day Rwanda Gorilla Safari Tour

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Tour Volcanoes Park

4 Days Gorilla Safari Rwanda- Tracking-Safari Dian Fossey Tomb Tour

6 Days Gorilla Safari Rwanda Chimpanzee Trekking Safari Tour

8 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari Rwanda Chimpanzee Tracking Tour

You can enjoy a similar wild Africa safari feeling with a visit to any of the east Africa countries like a Tanzania safari to destinations like Serengeti National Park Tanzania, Lake Manyara National Park, Tarangire National Park, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. All this can be achieved by buying either short Tanzania safari packages and long Tanzania safari packages which include

5 Days Tanzania Wildlife Safari to Serengeti &Ngorongoro Crater

6 Days Big Five Tanzania Wildlife Safari

7 Days Classic Wildlife in Tanzania

Where else in Uganda to do get a truly magical Uganda wildlife experience?

Uganda is known as the pearl of Africa and you can decide to extend your Uganda tour to other Uganda safari destinations like Murchison Falls National Park Uganda, Kidepo Valley National Park Uganda, Lake Mburo National Park Uganda, Semuliki National Reserve Uganda and all this can be done by buying any of our safari Uganda packages like

3 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari to Lake Mburo Park

4 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari to Kidepo Valley

4 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari Queen Elizabeth Park

3 Days Queen Elizabeth Uganda Wildlife Safari Tour

3 Days Murchison Falls National Park Uganda Safari Tour

6 Days Chimpanzee Trekking & Wildlife Safari in Uganda

Have a once in a life time ultimate gorilla experience in Uganda

Enjoy a safari in Kenya and experience an exciting Kenya wildlife safari encounter to many Kenyan national parks such as Masai Mara National Reserve, Tsavo East National Park, Nairobi National Park.  Some of these packages include

Half Day Safari in Nairobi National Park

3 Days Kenya Safari in Tsavo East & Tsavo West National Parks

5 Days Nakuru Naivasha & Mara Wildlife Safari

8 Days Kenya Wildlife Safari Samburu Aberdare, Lake Nakuru, Maasai mara

You Can Combine A Magical Kenya Experience With A Spectacular Tanzania Wildlife Safari with a purchase of any of these Kenya and Tanzania Safari Tours which include

6 days Kenya Tanzania wildlife safari tour

10 days Kenya Tanzania wildlife safari

A gorilla tour Congo gives you the best opportunity to have an up-close and personal encounter with the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat as you engage in Congo gorilla trekking tour. This can easily be arranged on either a short gorilla trekking safari in Congo or a long gorilla trekking safari in Congo. Some of the packages to Congo include

2 Days Congo Gorilla Safari to Virunga NP

2 Days Congo Lowland Gorilla Safari Kahuzi Biega NP

3 Days Gorilla Tour Virunga NP