Named one of the oldest forests in Uganda with more than 200 species and having the greatest number of species at its altitude in east Africa, it is mostly known as a habitat for mountain gorillas where mountain gorilla trekking and habituation can easily be experienced to availability of about 400 gorillas approximately half of the world’s mountain gorillas remaining in Africa.
With its Afro-montane vegetation in the lowland areas, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park allows you to do different activities apart from gorilla trekking like birding, climbing mountains, community walks, and visiting endless swaps from one end to another.
Moreover, Bwindi impenetrable national park has four different sectors in the east, north, and south where different sectors have been attributed to different families for ages which have grown into families for trekking and habituation making gorilla trekking a remarkable history in the region for their distinctive uniqueness in Uganda and neighboring countries of Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo.
In the northern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, one can find Buhoma, which serves as a habitat for gorilla families. These include the Mubare gorilla family with 11 members, Rushegura with 19 members, and the Habiyanja family with 18 members.
Moving to the south, we come across the Rushaga sector, which is home to families like Bweza with 12 members, Busingye with 9 members, Nsongi with 7 members, Kahugye with 17 members, and Mishaya with 12 members.
In the south, a family has been habituated in the Nkuringo area. This family consists of Bushaho with 8 members and the Nkuringo family with 12 members. Additionally, there is a new family, Bikingi, with 15 members.
Ruhija family lies in the east part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park with habituation families of BItukura with 13 family members, Kyaguliro with 20 family members, and Oruzogo with 17 family members.
Feel free to book for any of the above gorilla families in a given gorilla sector and we will help you find means of trekking that specific gorilla family. with gorilla trekking be rest assured that chances of meeting these great gentle giant Apes are 99%. Book now for your availability as early as possible.
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