Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkBwindi Impenetrable National Park was gazetted in 1991 and lies in southwestern Uganda on the edge of the Rift Valley. The rainforest covered national park is home to about half the world’s gorillas. An estimated 320 live with in the parks bounderies. These include several habituated groups, which can be tracked.

Facts:
+ Size: 321 sq. km
+ Size: 321 sq. km
+ Altitude: 1,160m to 2,607m above sea level
+ Home to approx. half of the world’s gorillas
+ Highest number of habuated gorilla families

Major attractions:
+ More than 320 Gorillas, 9 habituated families
+ Elephants, Antelopes, Chimpanzees, baboons, monkeys etc…
+ Over 120 mammals species
+ Over 350 bird species
+ Tropical Rain forest with hundreds of plant species