Nkuringo sector is well known and is the least-visited sector in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The area has three habituated Gorilla families ready for Gorilla tracking and the families are Nkuringo Gorilla family, Bushaho Gorilla family, Christmas Gorilla family, and recently introduced the Posho Gorilla family but this still undergoing habituation process with the park rangers and researchers.
Nkuringo prizes travelers with panoramic views of the Virunga Volcanoes In Rwanda, Mgahinga, and the Democratic Republic of Congo which is not the case with other tracking sectors.
Lodges in the Nkuringo sector include; Nkuringo Gorilla Bwindi lodge and clouds mountain Gorilla lodge among the rest.
As a whole, various lodges have been put in place in Bwindi to provide comfortable, safe, and best to sleeping and food services on your Gorilla Safari to Bwindi. Book a Uganda Budget Gorilla tour to Bwindi and book the accommodation of your choice and love your stay in the overcast.
Mutanda Eco Community Center
This small facility is located at the Southern shores of Lake Mutanda and offers accommodation in form of company facilities and food to tourists on Uganda safaris. Since the camp is close to Bwindi Impenetrable and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, the Mutanda eco-community center provides a wide range of accommodation facilities in form of a Suites Camp.
These suite camps within Mutanda Eco Community Center and consist of a platform structure on pillars and a roof. This platform is raised from the ground aiming at offering a floor for different tents. These tents are provided by Mutanda Eco community center and they work in form of simple versions of lodging advanced ways of tenting but you will be required to carry your own tent for these ones.
The camps are on the raised platform to protect the camp from the ground and rain and there are plans to use solar panels as a way of preserving the environment. And also the roof also protects the suite camp from unfavorable weather conditions.
Cottages or Bandas
There are currently 4 scabbing Bandas that can accommodate up to 10 guests hence good for group tourists.
A camping site is available for tourists who travel in their own tents. Here the advantage is that prices are so affordable hence worth trying for budget tourists.
Mutanda eco-community center has a dormitory with 2 bunk beds that can accommodate up to 4 guests.
There are a number of activities that can be enjoyed when you are at the facility including swimming lessons and swimming within Lake Mutanda, snake visits, bird watching, canoeing, identification of medicinal plants, and many more. So this shows that Mutanda eco-community center is an extra-ordinary accommodation facility worth your visit with the pride in its suites camps cottages and camping site.
Nshongi is 7.8 kilometers from the center of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and it is 340-3km from Entebbe-Kampala the capital city of Uganda.
Nshongi is one of the top locations to start your Gorilla tracking. Actually, it’s the only place in Uganda and worldwide where you can track the Mountain Gorilla camp is just a few minutes “walk to the Ugandan wildlife service hut, which is the starting point of the Gorilla tracking.
This camp is situated few meters from the edge of the Bwindi Impenetrable forest. It’s a UNESCO world heritage site in Southwest Uganda.
Nshongi has four traditional Bandas, and is the best place for connecting with nature. These Bandas have double beds and private bathrooms where each bed has a mosquito net and scenes of the mountain.
Visitors can dine and relax by the campfire
Three-course meals are prepared and they can even make lunch boxes for your tracking, tea, drinks, and hot coffee are always available.
The lodge is of one special kind of travelers ‘paradise located on the edge of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. It’s a world heritage site and the home of two great apes that is the chimpanzee and mountain gorillas. Offering budget and mid-range accommodation ranging from self-camping, rooms with shared bathrooms, self-contained rooms, and cottages.
We prepare and process gorilla tracking permits for our clients at no extra costs and also our clients can pay by a card or bank transfer, or you can be near our offices pay by cash in US dollars or Uganda shillings or pounds and Euros.