Fly in Buhoma gorilla tracking safaris – When it comes to organizing gorilla safaris in Uganda, Great adventure Safaris is your trusted and reliable tour operator in Uganda and Rwanda.
This Fly in Buhoma Gorilla tracking safaris will give you the opportunity to trek the Mountain Gorillas in Buhoma sector the Northern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. This tour is perfect for tourists who are on a tight travel schedule and who would still love to see the Mountain Gorillas in their natural habitat. This fly in Buhoma Gorilla tracking safaris is also best for those who wish to skip the long drive on the road from Entebbe/Kampala to Buhoma sector which takes 9-10 hours. You will only spend one hour and half on flight from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airfield and then transfer to the National Park or to the nearby lodge for your relaxation, dinner and overnight.
This is one of the northern part of Bwindi National Park with scenic views and with a lot to see while here. This sector sits high in the clouds at an elevation of between 1300 metres and 1400 metres. Found in Kanungu district Buhoma sector is like 40 kilometres away from Kihihi Airfield and it is one of the homes for the remaining endangered Mountain Gorilla species. This sector has got five habituated Gorillas families ready for tracking every day. These families are Rushegura, Katwe, Muyambi, Habinyanja and Mubare Gorilla families.
Gorilla safaris to Buhoma sector were done by road and many travellers didn’t fancy visiting this part of the National Park just because of the 8-9 hours’ drive that is involved from Entebbe or Kampala to the National park but with now the option of flying in, this has made it easier to do safaris to the less congested park and another option to visit when no available Gorilla tracking permits in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The flights here take an approximate time of just one and half hours to Kihihi Airfield by Aerolink the operator in the region. Flights land in Kihihi Airfield and our driver guide will be ready to pick you up and transfer where you will have booked for the night. The flights are available all year round.
There are two flights every day to Kihihi Airfield and depending on the time you want to travel you are advised to book for your space in advance. Great Adventure Safaris will help you check for availability of flights once contacted with the dates you wish to do your fly-in Buhoma Gorilla tracking safari.
Sometimes flights take a little longer to get there or leave because they do sometimes connect via Kisoro and Kasese Airfields in case they have clients to pick or drop off as they proceed. Contact Great Adventure Safaris to book fly-in Buhoma Gorilla tracking safaris with guaranteed gorilla permits.