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Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park Uganda

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Explore Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park for lifetime Uganda gorilla trekking safaris and tours. Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park is a dense rain forest with an annual mean temperature range of a minimum of 7-15°C to a maximum of 20-27°C. The annual rainfall in Bwindi gorilla park ranges from 1,400 to 1,900 millimeters with a heavy down pour climax from March to April and from September to November every year.

Bwindi Impenetrable national park is a popular travel destination for Gorilla trekking tours and safaris in Uganda with more than half of the world’s remaining Mountain Gorilla population. Mountain gorillas are endangered primates however; Bwindi forest is a home to more than 360 habituated gorillas.

Bwindi Impenetrable national park is located in the southwestern Uganda at the edge of the great East African rift valley; bordering the

Democratic Republic of Congo in the west and Kabale town to the southeast with just 29 kilometers drive away by road.

Bwindi Impenetrable national park covers an area of 331 square kilometers, nestled on an altitude of 1,190 to 2,607 meters above sea level and 60% of Bwindi forest national park elevates over 2,000 meters above sea level.

Bwindi Forest National Park is approximately 9hours drive from Entebbe by road and just 1 hour away by chartered flights. However, tourists can access Bwindi from Kigali Rwanda with just 4hours drive through Katuna boarder.

The journey is quite long when traveling by road but rewarding in the end once you meet gorillas at a closer range. Check out the list of popular gorilla safari packages to Bwindi Impenetrable national park in Uganda with pick up and drop off form either Entebbe or Kigali international airports

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