Drive from Kampala to Kajjansi Airfield.
Estimated journey time: 30 mins.
Take to the skies and fly from Kajjansi Airfield to fly to Kihihi Airstrip.
Estimated journey time: 1 hr 20 mins to 3 hrs 25 mins.
Drive from Kihihi Airstrip to Buhoma, Bwindi Impenetrable NP.
Estimated journey time: 1 hr 30 mins.
Meet up with your guide to explore the area around Buhoma village. You’ll be visiting some of the local handicraft shops where the local craftspeople are making a variety of crafts including fabrics, beeswax candles and hand carved wooden ornaments, a great place to pick up an authentic souvenir from your travels. Your guide can help with what is authentic. You will then walk on to meet the neighbouring community of Batwa where they’ll give you a demonstration of traditional songs and dances, giving you an insight into their former life in the rainforests and a glimpse into their culture. You will meet other local residents of Buhoma including a traditional healer who will share with you their secret use of medicinal plants and learn how the locally produced bananas are used to make a variety of juices, gins and beers, you can even try and taste if you choose.
Estimated excursion time: 3 hrs
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Gorilla Forest Camp, room.