Gorilla tracking sectors in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Gorilla tracking sectors in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

July 21, 2020
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Gorilla tracking sectors in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park:  The park well situated in the southwestern part of Uganda is superbly known for mountain gorillas and other attractions such birds, cultural happenstances, forest natures walk among other interesting features.  However, most of the travelers frequently ask which are the most selling sections of the park that can’t be missed and the African adventure vacations bring you these spots as described in this article below.

One of the best sections of the part that always leaves visitors twisted always is known as Nkuringo as one of the  Gorilla tracking sectors, located in the southern part of the park and it was the second section after Buhoma to launch the activity of gorilla trekking in 2004. Travelers must be well energetic and determined to track the gorillas in Nkuringo because this forested home of this stretches below 600 meters almost by following the trail leading to Ntugandamo at Nteko ridge. Nature walks to this ridge top uncovers magnificent views of the congested forested hill of Bwindi as well as southern park of Rwandan Virunga volcanoes, following this route will lead you to Bakiga culture, dances mixed with Ankole “Ekitaguriro dance” so this is an opportunity desired not to be missed.

In addition to the above Rushaga section is another Gorilla tracking sectors of the park provides an excellent opportunity for gorilla trekking. Situated in the southeast park, the sector was launched for the gorilla trekking sector in 2009 by Uganda Wildlife Authority and groups of gorillas available for trekking here include; Shongi, Mishaya, and Kahungye. Due to the prominent Nsongi group, the trail leading to this (Nshongi Trail) was named after this group and it slopes deep into the park in especially in south direction. Other activities such as birding, community walks and scenic viewing of waterfalls can be traced in this group.

Further, as travelers match towards Buhoma- one of the Gorilla tracking sectors in bwindi; there comes Nyundo trail at the border with Congo, they discover places for guided tours to the hiking and river Manyanga for viewing of the waterfall as you encounter cultural differences of people of Kigezi. Lastly, there is a marvelous Ruhija sector on the uppermost part of the hill which houses Bitukura, Oruzoojo, and Kyaguriro gorilla groups and its sector where most travelers for gorilla trekking as well as elephants. The bamboo trail can also be harnessed to reach the Rwamunyoni peak and if interest in birding. about four hours trail three-hour trail downward to Mubwindi swamp several bird species such as the endemic and localized African Green Broadbill are spotted. Book with Africa adventure vacations.

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