Guide to planning gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi impenetrable National park – Uganda gorilla tracking safaris with Gorilla permits
Guide to planning gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi – Bwindi Impenetrable National Park lies in south-western Uganda on the edge of the Rift Valley. Its mist-covered hillsides are blanketed by one of Uganda’s oldest and most biologically diverse rainforests, which dates back over 25,000 years and contains almost 400 species of plants. More famously, this “impenetrable forest” also protects an estimated 400 mountain gorillas – roughly half of the world’s population, including several habituated groups, which can be tracked.
This biologically diverse region also provides shelter to a further 120 mammals, including several primate species such as baboons and chimpanzees, as well as elephants and antelopes. There are around 350 species of birds hosted in this forest, including 24 Albertine Rift endemics.
Activities in Bwindi impenetrable national park
There are lots of things to do in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Whether you are an outdoor adventure traveler wanting to hike the trails or looking to meeting the mountain gorillas in the wild, you will find your bliss in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Gorilla trekking in Biwndi forest
Gorilla trekking is a very captivating activity. Every year hundreds of visitors visit Bwindi to see mountain gorillas in their natural habitat – an activity referred to as gorilla trekking or gorilla tracking.
Popular Gorilla trekking safaris offered by Great Adventure Safaris
All these safari itineraries can be customized to suit your travel dates and budget.