Situated in southwestern Uganda is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. It’s renowned for its spectacular biodiversity. Its name comes from the varied stands of bamboo scattered among the forest.
Best months to visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
The Dry months of June to August and December to February are the perfect months for an Uganda Safari here. The skies will be clear and the wildlife viewing opportunities will be great.
The wet season from March to May and October to November are ideal for a birdwatching safari.
Wildlife of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
There are several endangered species in the park. Like chimpanzees, mountain gorillas, and L’Hoest’s monkeys. Elephants can be spotted in the park as well.
There are many species of birds in the park too. They include Turner’s Eremomela, Chaplin flycatcher, Shelley’s crimson-wing, etc. There’s a large population of butterflies, of around 225 species.
Activities to do in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Visitors can take part in a lot of activities in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. They are birdwatching, gorilla trekking, mountain biking, hiking, and cultural visits.
You can go gorilla trekking in areas like Ruhija, Nkuringo, Rushaga, and Buhoma.
Highlights of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Let’s take a look at some of the top highlights of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park:
- Brilliant gorilla trekking excursions with almost guaranteed sightings.
- Rich Rainforests.
- Learning about the Batwa culture on community walks.
- A birders paradise.
- A unique gorilla habituation experience.
- Wide range of Uganda Accommodations in Buhoma.
An Uganda Safari in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park will be an unparalleled experience. You’ll certainly create everlasting memories when you visit this unique national park.