Bwindi National Park

Bwindi National Park

This forest is a sanctuary for almost half the world's population of mountain gorillas (about 330 of 600), which is the rarest race of gorilla. Established as a safe habitat for several families of mountain gorillas it is now the location of an important scientific conservation program. At least 120 species of mammal in one of the richest ecosystems in Africa including gorilla, chimpanzee and 8 other species of primate. Elephant, bush pig, giant forest hog, many species of bats and rodents, at least 346 species of birds including rare forest birds, at least 14 species of snakes, 27 species of frogs and toads, 6 chameleons, 14 lizards, skinks and geckos, at least 202 species of butterfly.

Highlights

  • Gorilla trekking
  • True equatorial jungle
  • Birdwatching
  • Cycling Tours

Accommodation

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