Fly in Safaris to Bwindi National Park
It is now possible to fly in to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorillas with the new services of Aerolink. If you have less time but want to track gorillas, then our fly in packages are the best for you. Aerolink operates two flights from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airstrip which is just a one and a half hours drive to Buhoma region of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Fly in schedules
The morning flight departs Entebbe International Airport at 7:30am and arrives at 9:45am while the afternoon flight departs Entebbe at 12:30pm and arrives at Kihihi on one hours time. From Bwindi impenetrable National Park, morning flight departs Kihihi at 9:45am and arrives at Entebbe International Airport at 11:55am. The afternoon flight departs Kihihi Airfield at 2:05pm and lands at Entebbe International Airport. If you are going to the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, there is one morning flight that departs Entebbe International Airport at 7:30am and lands at Kisoro Airfield at 9:45am.
We book your internal flight
You can contact one of our safari consultants who will then check availability of flights as per you dates and He/She will advise you and if possible book you provisionally. You will thus benefit from the discount we will extend to you since Encounter Africa Safaris is a Travel Agent. Book your flights now
Transfers to your lodge
Whether you will be tracking gorillas in the northern or southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, you do not have to mind on how you will transfer from the Air field to your Lodge. We have our vehicle based at Kisoro and Kihihi driven by an experienced driver guide who will then transfer you by road to your respective lodge on you first and last day. Contact us for these transfers.
Do you fly in safaris to other national parks
We can organize a fly in Safari to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, combine it with Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kibale Forest National Park and Murchison Falls National Park. At every National Park, our guides/vehicles will be waiting to transfer you to your Lodge and also take you for game drives and other activities there within. In Queen Elizabeth National Park, crafts land at Kasese or Mweya Airstrip and if you are going to the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park known as Ishasha and popular for tree climbing lions, then you will land in Kihihi. In Murchison Falls National Park, crafts land in Bugungu for the southern sector of the Park and at Pakuba for the northern sector known as Paraa. If you are interested in flying to Kidepo National Park, please contact us for details on how you can combine Murchison Falls National Park and Kidepo adventures.
Can i Charter to any national park
Aerolink and fly Uganda operate charter flights all around Uganda’s National Park and if you want privacy, you can opt for this option. Charter flights can even land in small Air Fields hence reducing on the drive time from the air field to your Lodge