Bwindi Impenetrable

The park covers an area of 321 square kilometers and comprises a range of diverse habitats, including montane and lowland forest, bamboo forest, and open grassland. The varied landscape creates the perfect environment for a wide range of wildlife, including over 120 species of mammals, 350 species of birds, and 220 species of butterflies.

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Step into the untamed beauty of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, an African wonderland that promises a thrilling and unforgettable experience. This UNESCO World Heritage Site, nestled in the heart of southwestern Uganda, is home to over half of the world’s remaining population of endangered mountain gorillas.

Bwindi is, without a doubt, the best destination for gorilla trekking in the world. The park’s rugged terrain and thick vegetation create a unique challenge, but the reward of coming face to face with these gentle giants in their natural habitat is undoubtedly worth the effort. The trekking experience typically lasts between two and eight hours, depending on the location of the gorilla families, and is led by expert guides who will provide insight into the gorilla’s behavior, lifestyle, and conservation efforts.

In addition to gorilla trekking, Bwindi also offers an array of other exciting activities, including guided forest walks, bird watching, cultural tours, and community visits. The park is home to the Batwa people, who have lived in the forest for thousands of years, and visitors can learn about their traditional way of life and unique cultural practices.

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park offers an unforgettable experience for wildlife enthusiasts, adventure seekers, and culture aficionados alike. Our team of expert guides and hospitality professionals is committed to providing a safe, enjoyable, and sustainable experience for all visitors. Come and explore the natural wonders of Bwindi, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Suggested Itineraries

Expertly crafted itineraries departing from Rwanda for a thrilling East African adventure. Customizable options and comfortable accommodations included.

3 DAYS

Encounter the Giants

7 DAYS

Wildlife & Nature Expedition

10 DAYS

Uganda’s Wild & Wondrous

12 DAYS

Safari & Cultural Immersion

16 DAYS

Wonders of Uganda

14 DAYS

Hidden Gems of Uganda & Rwanda