One Day Budget Gorilla trekking in Uganda at Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Park. Visit any of the Gorilla Families in Bwindi Forest with us.
One Day Budget Gorilla trekking in Uganda
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site. It was gazetted in 1991 and hosts half of the remaining Mountain gorillas.
Because it shelters the biggest number of the mountain gorillas, Bwindi forest is a popular destination that supports One Day Budget Gorilla trekking in Uganda.
In addition, the Forest homes over 350 bird species, over 200 butterflies and 120 mammals.
More so, Bwindi is a home to forest antelopes, buffaloes, Forest elephants, baboons, chimpanzees and giant forest hogs.
This forest Park attracts many bird species because it has unique tree species.
Bwindi Forest Gorilla park has 36 gorilla families and 17 gorilla families are open for Tracking. Hence UWA sells more than 70 gorilla tracking permits daily.
The Park is divided into three sectors which have gorillas groups that are sub-divided into gorilla families in order for UWA plans effectively.
Each Uganda gorilla permit costs 700USD for all Gorilla Tours including the One Day Budget Gorilla trekking in Uganda.
Gorilla Families in Bwindi Forest
Permits for Gorilla families in northern sector of Bwindi forest are on high demand because they are easy to trek
Thus Gorilla permit booking for Buhoma Gorilla group in north Bwindi Forest is done in advance.
Buhoma group combines Rushegura gorilla family, Mubare gorilla family, Habinyanja gorilla family , Muyambi gorilla family, Katwe gorilla family and Binyindo gorilla family (under habituation and research).
In the central part of Bwindi Forest lies the Ruhija gorilla group.
Gorilla families in this sector are Oruzogo gorilla family, Bitukura gorilla family, Mukiza gorilla family ( Kyaguriro B) and Kyaguriro gorilla family (used for research).
In southern Bwindi forest are two gorilla groups Rushaga gorilla group and Nkuringo gorilla group.
Rushaga Gorilla groups has two gorilla families (under habituation) and visited by Tourists interested in gorilla habituation (GHEX).
Other families available for normal trekking are Nshongi family, Mishaya family, Kahungye family, Busingye family and Bweza family.
Nkuringo Group has Nkuringo Gorilla Family, Bushaho Gorilla Family, Christmas Gorilla Family and Posho Gorilla Family (under Habituation.)
One Day Budget Gorilla Trekking in Uganda and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Park
Apart from Bwindi forest, Mgahinga park is another Gorilla park where to carry out One Day Budget Gorilla trekking in Uganda
Bwindi forest Rushaga sector and Mgahinga park have related activities such as Batwa trail. The trail runs for 1-2 hours by displaced Batwa pygmies to educate their children and to share their amazing heritage traditional with the world.
Batwa trail experience begins with a nature-walk, hiking through the forest but seeing the forest in a new way.
Visitors experience the old village life of Batwas living as one community in grass thatched huts, tree-houses, caves, hurting, making of fire, traditional dances and songs of long ago.
Pack warm clothes, rain coat, tracking boots, insect repellents, flash free camera,Drinking water and snacks for One Day Budget Gorilla trekking in Uganda in Impenetrable Forest Bwindi National Park.
Bwindi forest normally receives sudden short lived down pours making the park cold at night.
Budget Gorilla tracking in Bwindi Forest Park one day Uganda is doable.
visitors who spend the night prior to the trek in Bwindi forest or Kabale and Kisoro avoid rushing.
After signing up a Gorilla Tracking Tour in Uganda, please sleep at Buhoma community camp or Rushaga gorilla camp and Bakiga lodge because they are covenient venues for your trek.
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