Gorilla trekking tour in Bwindi is a wonderful experience, allowing you the opportunity to have a close contact with these gentle giants of the jungle in their natural habitat. This excursion takes place all year round and it requires you half day stay in the jungle. It is always 01 hour allowed to stay with the gorillas taking unforgettable memorable photos and videos. Only 08 participants can visit a group of mountain gorilla in a day.
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park has over 19 habituated groups and 01 gorilla family found in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. 120 gorilla permits are sold per day. A gorilla permit cost $ 700 USD per person.
It is 04 sectors where Gorilla trek is done. These include Buhoma, Nkuringo, Ruhija and the Rushaga sectors. Each sector has variety of lodge categories offering accommodation to all level of travelers visiting Bwindi Forest.
After trekking the Gorillas you can as well enjoy other excursions like the Batwa cultural visit and experience very many activities done by these people, community and nature walks. For those at the Nkuringo and Rushaga sector can take the canoeing experience, walks along the shores of Lake Mutanda.