7 days Bunyonyi – Buhoma (Bwindi) Trek
If you are ready to dive deep into the Gorilla Highlands and have plenty of time, our 7 days Bunyonyi – Buhoma (Bwindi) Trek will fit you well. The 7 days trek really gives you the opportunity to experience the Southwestern area of Uganda to the max.
Day one starts at Lake Bunyonyi and its region and the accommodation will be on a remote island in tents. On request a hotel room is also possible.
Day two will be a hike via Echuya Forest towards lake Kayumbu in Kisoro. The day furthermore includes a picnic lunch, tasty local dinner and overnight camping at a church.
Day three, You will hike from lake Kayumbu to lake Mutanda for the overnight stay.
Day 4, Take a motor boat towards Chameleon Hill lodge for lunch before you continue to Nkuringo for the overnight stay.
Day 5, Trek through the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest towards Buhoma. This gives you a chance to visit the waterfalls in Bwindi. Here you add on a 6th day for gorilla tracking in Buhoma after a five days of hiking.
• Dugout canoe ride
• Meet community school kids
• Traditional healer experience
• Sorghum beer tasting
• Bird watching
• Spectacular views
• Island stories of Bunyonyi
• Great tasty local meals
• Craft session
• Island home stay
• Campfire and stories
• Traditional music
• Camping with locals
• Boat trips
• Volcanic views
• Superb international meals
• Coffee tour
• Visit the water falls
• Hike through the impenetrable Forest
This track can be reversed, if you wish to start from the ending point mentioned above. Please be aware that the tour does not include the gorilla permit you need for gorilla tracking, costing 600 USD, neither the park entrance of 70 USD or transport after the trek. Bottled water is included in all of our tours