The Gorilla Forest Camp standing in Buhoma in the north of the Uganda gorilla safari haven of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is also a famous World Heritage Site as crowned by UNESCO presents itself as the only top notch accommodation facility in the area.
Tucked in the impenetrable
forest itself, the Gorilla Forest Camp is not strange to mountain
gorillas which make occasional visit to the camp. The Camp also features
a close touch with the Batwa people and their great heritage,
remarkable sedan chairs that are used to carry less able travellers on gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda
for tracking, philanthropy project at the Bwindi Community Hospital and
above all an eight cottage arrangement that offer the top notch stay.
The Gorilla Forest Camp stands as the single concessionaire luxury camp
in the Impenetrable forest of Bwindi and presents an ideal base for
tracking the mountain gorillas that are worldly critically endangered.
The Camp’s main area has a cozy lounge along the bar area along with the
main area for dining and the mini spa that present a wide treatment
selection. The birders in birding safaris in Uganda can
spend a night at Gorilla Forest Camp while birding in Bwindi – the
number one birding site in Africa as listed by the Africa Bird Club.
The count of 8 lush tents features great style and adequate space with
two (2) queen sized beds. On top of the cozy warm beds, every tent
features a huge bathtub with the views of the jungle canopy that is
ideal for soaking the stretched muscles after the challenging Uganda
The Gorilla Forest Camp greatness spreads to
incorporate the personalized service tailored according to the guests
needs. The dinning and bar cottage features impressive views of the
forest and there is also a natural raised platform that has been set up
for open air dining while below the stars in the company of the roaring
campfire. The guests heading for the trekking in the morning on their gorilla safari in Uganda are treated to a stimulating breakfast and carry with them a thrilling packed lunch to enjoy during the long day trek.
The Gorilla Forest Camp close to Buhoma Park entrance takes one 527km
about 10 hours from Kampala while for the guests who may wish not to
face such long drive, the Kihihi Airstrip serviced by a scheduled flight
daily by Aero link Uganda or can take a charter flight from either
Kajaansi or Entebbe and connect by Air.
Buhoma boasts of three gorilla families including Mubare, the Rushegura and Habinyanja well habituated for exploration on Uganda gorilla Safaris and the region boasts of being the first in Bwindi to have a habituated gorilla family.