Mgahinga National Park

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Mgahinga Gorilla National ParkGazetted in 1991, the mountain forest covered park of Mgahinga Gorilla National Park sits at an altitude of between 2,227m and 4,127m. The park is home to mountain gorillas as well as the golden monkey.

Facts:
+ Size: 33.7 sq. km hence the smallest park in Uganda
+ Altitude: 2,227m to 4,127m above sea level
+ Lies at the mountainous border intersection of Uganda, Rwanda and D.R Congo
+ Home to mountain gorillas

Major attractions:
+ Mountain Gorillas
+ Chimpanzees, baboons, monkeys and tens of other mammal species
+ Dozens of bird species
+ Thick Rain forests
+ Dormant Volcanoes