Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

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World heritage site · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
A World Heritage Site protecting a large proportion of the world's wild mountain gorillas, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest represents one of Uganda's oldest rainforests. Bordering the Democratic Republic of Congo and nearby neighbor to Rwanda, the park provides a home to a diverse population of plant and animal life, with one of the broadest ranges of vegetation in East Africa. Prepare yourself for a challenge if you go gorilla-tracking--although the sight of an endangered gorilla in its natural habitat will more than reward your efforts. If you're looking for something at a slower pace, the forest's 350 avian species provide ample bird-watching opportunities. Bring plenty of water and sunscreen. Before you visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • Actually, when we started the trekking in the morning there was still mist, like in the famous title. But soon after, having climbed some hundred meters, the sun came out and the atmosphere was...  more »
  • The best place to witness gorilla in Uganda,one of my dream was to get selfie with gorilla, it came true when I visited Bwindi.  more »

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