A Rendezvous with the Gorillas
Eat breakfast in snowy peaks, have lunch in a luxury lodge, dine under the wide skies of the savannah, and meet the giants of the forest.
"Andrea did a wonderful job designing an itinerary to suit three generations of diverse interests, and was flexible and responsive to last minute changes and requests. He showed us many hidden treasures of this beautiful region that would have missed we're it not for him."
- Heather on her journey in Italy
A possible, beautiful itinerary for you
Your Itinerary: A Love Letter to Uganda
Arrive near the shores of Lake Victoria, birth of the Nile, a river that has defined human history. This time, however, you are after much more ancient stories: those of the natural world. The city of Entebbe, capital of Uganda, has many attractions: the zoo for instance. But you crave wider horizons. So you decide to take advantage of the luxurious accommodations and relax. Tomorrow, your adventure to meet the gorillas begins.
Luxury in the Wild
It’s an early morning, but well worth the abrupt start. You are leaving urban Uganda for the misty, impenetrable Bwindi forest. The dramatic contrasts of this country become apparent at once. This morning you were in a modern city, and by noon you are walking in one of the primordial places of the Earth. A forest so dense and mysterious, that you can hardly wait to meet some of its grander inhabitants. Just a little longer. First, let’s make the most out of the hospitality. Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is one of its kind. Your private cottage is made out of volcanic rock, and on the walls hang some of the finest Ugandan pieces of art. Commissions are accepted. Read more