Nkuringo region gorilla safari tours and holidays – Nkuringo gorilla tours to Bwindi impenetrable national park
Nkuringo region gorilla safari tours and holidays – If you choose to do a gorilla trek tour in Uganda’s Bwindi, you will be allocated to track gorillas in either of the park’s 4 sectors. One of these is Nkuringo in the south of Bwindi which has 3 gorilla families or gorilla groups.
Tracking gorillas in Nkuringo sector offers some of the the most challenging gorilla treks within Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
If you are a photographer – Nkuringo is a location that you do not want to miss in all of Uganda, however physical fitness is require- it is simply an incredible location – and the views seem to change all day long – from the early morning mist to the sunset in the evening – Nkuringo is truly magical and mere words cannot describe its beauty and wonders – you have to visit this incredible spot in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and you too will see it as one of the most stunning locations in all of Africa – an experience in sight, color, the surrounding sounds that weave together a tapestry of memories of this magical place called Nkuringo.
Nkuringo region is another remarkable gorilla trekking region in the southern side of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Getting to this sector takes you about 8-10 hours by road from Kampala and 3-4 hours by road from Kigali capital city. Only 3 gorilla families are available for trekking in Nkuringo region of Bwindi National Park and they include Nkuringo, Christmas and Bushaho (opened for gorilla trekking recently). They translate to about 24 gorilla permits and each of them costs $700 per person per trek
There are three gorilla groups that have been habituated within the sector.
Nkuringo gorilla family
Christmas gorilla family
Things to Do in Nkuringo region
Nkuringo is located in an area with great views of the Virunga Volcanoes.
Community Tours: The villages at Nkuringo operate a community walk that visits a traditional healer, rural homestead, blacksmith and brewers.
Nkuringo Buhoma walking trail
Where to Stay
The gorilla lodging options around Nkuringo region include
Luxury safari lodges in the area include
Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Camp
The Clouds Lodge offers super luxury accommodation
Chameleon hill lodge.
Budget lodges include Bwindi back packers
Contact Great Adventure Safaris to book Nkuringo region gorilla safari tours and holidays with guaranteed gorilla permits, once we confirm availability of nkuringo gorilla permits, we send you the invoice to make a deposit of full payment of the permit fees, we send one of our team member to the reservations office of Uganda Wildlife Authority to pay for your nkuringo gorilla permits and after we send you scanned copies of receipts, Gorilla permits are cards that are issued a few weeks close to the actual tracking date.