Bwindi Impenetrable national park is 331 kms, and is located in South Western Uganda, across the steep ridges of the Albertine rift valley; it has an altitude range from 1.160 m to 2.607m.
This ancient tropical rainforest is regarded as one of the most biologically diverse forest in Africa and it roughly inhabits 360 mountain gorillas half of the total population in the world Looking deep into the expressive brown eyes of the these gentle giants is surely the most exciting wildlife encounter that Africa has to offer . It also has 11 primates and 346 bird species are recorded.
The main activity in Bwindi is Gorilla tracking to the 6 families of mountain gorilla habituated in the forest and for bird watchers at River Ivi there is Mubwindi swamp nature walks and Cultural walk to Buhoma village community, to see the traditional homestead, the local healer, the banana brewing, handicraft and cultural performance.
Accommodation in Bwindi gorilla safari forest
Buhoma Homestead is a mid range property situated less than 5 minutes walk away from the National Park offices in Buhoma, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, home of the mountain gorilla in Uganda. It offers accommodation in six, double cottage units with individual verandas allowing excellent views towards the tropical rain forests of the area. In addition, for the more budget conscious, three more twin rooms are available with shared bathroom facilities. All bathrooms have hot and cold running water and flush toilets.
Montana Tented Camp
Montana Tented Camp is located inside Bwindi national park. The camps are well designed to contain guests on a safari as well as tourists or travelers are also accommodated at the tented camp. It has alot of space that will surely make you comfortable. The high quality services are accompanied with hospitable waitresses who deliver their services in time.The bar has all the drinks you may need.
Wagtail Eco safari Lodge
Wagtail Eco safari camp is built in Local materials, roofed with papyrus and the ceiling of banana fibres, the floor of local stones and the wonderful local furniture.
Wagtail is in an eco friendly accommodation facility where nature takes the lead. The call of the birds at night is the music that gives a memorable stay in the camp. Wagtail eco camp safari camp is an eco camp due to the fact that the Directors are conservationists. The vison is to turn Rubuguri Town Board into a tourism town with eco friendly community who have a reduced impact on environment.
Kitandara Bwindi Camp
Lake Kitandara Camp is the best Camp for upper market visitors in Bwindi National Park. It has been modernised in an African style. It has unique tents which retain some original features but also have modern conveniences. “where adventure begins. It is adjacent to Bwindi Forest Impenetrable National Park overlooking the beautiful forest with primates.
The unique Luxury Camp for upper class visitors welcomes you with the breath taking scenery of the forest. It’s a home away from home, very quite environment, you are only entertained by different melodies of birds. The atmosphere is very charming and friendly. If you are lucky you will get a surprise visit by the mountain gorillas!