Why Bwindi a Popular Destination in the World

Why Bwindi a Popular Destination in the World

Why Bwindi a Popular Destination in the World : Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park has become a popular safari destination in the world because of the great highlight of the endangered mountain gorillas and the stunning natural wonder which is incredibly rewarding. For this reason, in 2019 Bwindi Impenetrable national park was listed has the most beautiful place in the world on CNN Travel great news which impacted on Uganda’s tourism worldwide. To add on, CNN Travel had already named Bwindi Impenetrable forest as one of the best parks on the continent of Africa.

More so, the National Geographic Traveler ‘’UK Edition ‘’ put Uganda on its cool List for 2019 as a reason to make Gorilla Trekking at an affordable price. Bwindi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and tightened with the security travelers don’t forget to add it on your Bucket list this year and more about its reality host half remaining mountain gorillas in the world and earlier to visit.


This is a Gorilla national park different from others though not part of the Virunga Volcanoes. It became a national park in 1991 meaning its older than the other national parks in that it survived the Tectonic shift that shaped the surrounding area. Bwindi Impenetrable national park it’s not only an attractive place for Gorilla trekking or trekkers but also for Birders worldwide because it has been selected has the best Bird Watching Destination in Africa. Above that, Bwindi is the only Mountain Gorilla Park where you can find chimpanzees living in the same forest with these endangered mountain gorillas. Although chimpanzee tracking cannot be carried out in here but chances of seeing them is on a Gorilla Trek.

Why Bwindi a Popular Destination? The reason has to why Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park is popular and should be visited below are the compiled reasons as to why you should;

Bwindi impenetrable national park has become poplar safari destination because it offers an affordable price compared to Rwanda’s price. Uganda Gorilla trekking permits costs USD 700 per trek and Rwanda’s Gorilla permit cost USD 1500 per day per trek and due to high price in Rwanda, most of travelers prefer trekking gorillas in Uganda Bwindi impenetrable forest. Uganda gorilla permits are easily affordable without a compromise in the quality of the experience, add on the vast perfect lodges, safety and security, there is no any worry on your safari.

Uganda never used the price advantage in promoting Gorilla Tourism in Bwindi Thanks goes to the social network, websites, Travel forum and also we Achieve Global Safaris who bring out the right information towards tourists.

Bwindi Impenetrable national park harbors with over 600 individuals and note that Uganda has two gorilla trekking destination Mgahinga Gorilla national park and Bwindi home to half world’s endangered mountain gorillas that still exists in the wild of Africa. Bwindi Impenetrable forest and Mgahinga Gorilla park hosts 21 habituated Gorilla families ready to be visited or trek than any other country like Rwanda which offers ten groups.

Travelers who might wish to enjoy more hours with a gorilla group you can book for Gorilla Habituation Experience Trek where you can enjoy four hours with them.

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Therefore, over 136 gorilla permits are sold each day compared to 80 gorilla permits sold daily in Rwanda.

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park is the only destination where you can enjoy more time with Gorillas on a Gorilla Habituation Experience which cannot be done in any other gorilla safari destination. The Gorilla Habituation Experience is a full day activity where you spend 4 hours with a gorilla group together with researchers, park rangers and Doctors. In Bwindi it can be done in Rushaga sector in the southern part of the park.

The Gorilla Habituation differs from a Gorilla Trek which prove out that you’re not just an observer but you’re an active participate in the process. To many of our clients who have participated in habituation process has never complained about the price USD1500 per permit.

The Gorilla Habituation Experience is a significant reason which has made Bwindi Impenetrable forest popular, spending more time 4 hours with the great ape’s/Gorilla family is quite memorable.

And due to its beautiful nature, in 2019 CNN Travel named Bwindi Impenetrable forest as the most beautiful destination in the world.

To add on, the CNN Travel never stop on that but choose it has a hiker’s paradise in the world list, Bwindi Impenetrable forest is renowned for gorilla trekking which is done on trekking trails has you venture into the forest for three to six hours in search of the mountain gorillas of the forest.

Hiking through Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is such interesting, you can hike from Buhoma in the north to Nkuringo in the south of the park that takes a 5 to 7hour hike through the forest depending on the trail selected. For this case, CNN and others organizations such as National Geographic’s, lonely planet realized that Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a hiker’s highlight. Hiking at Bwindi can be done inside and out around Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

The park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and few African parks have been listed in such an honor. The reasons are many, including the biological diversity you can see in this ancient Afromontane Rainforest.

Apart from being a World Heritage Site, CNN named the park as one of the Best in Africa in May 2017 and Lonely Planet named as one of the most premium Honeymoon Destinations in the entire world.

Bwindi is a natural wonder, giving you another reason as to why you should visit Uganda Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park.

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In 2012, it was voted has Africa’s number one birding site by the African Bird Club and Fodor’s Travel Picks, still it was listed as one of Fodor’s 10 Best Travel Destinations – 2013.

The Batwa people who were the first people to live here, they have also made Bwindi Impenetrable national park a popular destination. Some tourists visit the park basically to spend their time with this indigenous people in the area who live in harmony within the environment as hunter gatherers. They live here and do not have permanent villages. Visiting them, you will learn how the Batwa lived, experience their amazing life style.

Other things to do that has popularly made Bwindi Impenetrable national park known; The park is more than endangered mountain gorilla where you can spend a week trekking, birding, hiking and experiencing the local culture with the Batwa people and Bakiga people who came later in the park surroundings on a village walk.

Mountain biking in done in Buhoma so rewarding activity as you encounter more species along the way.

Bwindi impenetrable forest inhabits of mountain gorillas, Chimpanzees, birds, other primates and forest elephants. Book now and come to explore and discover the most beautiful nature ever before.

Visiting Bwindi, you will participate in Gorilla Trekking, hiking through the forest, Bird watching, Cultural visit, Mountain Biking and Village visit.

Without any worry, Bwindi Impenetrable forest is a safe and secure place to go to for gorilla trekking

Bwindi Impenetrable national park offers affordable prices for accommodations ranging from luxury to Mid-range. Some are located inside the park, around and closer to the Gorilla Trekking Sectors found in the park.

All lodges that serve to tourists on Gorilla trekkers in Bwindi impenetrable forest provide a 24/7 security for their guests and can be visited round the year.

Book now your safari to Bwindi Impenetrable national park a place worth of the Discovery on the African continent/Uganda a destination with no regret.


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