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Gorilla Safari Lodges

Gorilla safari lodges

Gorilla Safari Lodges


For any gorilla safari to be a success, you require correct tour information on how to pick gorilla lodges to stay in whilst in Uganda or even Rwanda. Remember you took your efforts to save lots for this gorilla safari Uganda adventure and so you as well have to take time to pick a lodge for all your accommodation during safari. Below are tips to stick to.

Gorilla Permit and Family

Gorilla permit that are to be purchased determine the gorilla family or group you will actually trek. Regarding Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, there are 4 regions. Buhoma,Rushaga, Nkuriongo and Ruhija  .

3 gorilla families are in Rushaga and these include Mishaya, Nshogi and Kahungye. Buhoma area of Bwindi has 2 gorilla families: Rushegura plus Mubare. The Ruhija has Habinyanja, Bitukura, and Oruzogo. Nkuringo has the Nkuringo gorilla group.

Gorilla Lodges per Region

Being aware of the gorilla group / family, we suggest the lodges below that are grouped based on whether up market, mid-range or budget accommodation.

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Gorilla Lodges in Buhoma

Buhoma is the best favored region since there several lodges plus camps. In case you are to track the Mubare and Rushegura in addition to Oruzogo, Habinyanja and Bitukura   (The last 3 require to drive for 1 or 2 hours to get to the beginning point), then select from the  lodges below

UPMARKET: Mahogany Springs, Gorilla Safari Lodge, Buhoma Lodge and Volcano Bwindi Lodge.

MIDRANGE: Silverback Lodge, Gorilla Resort, and Kitandara Tented Camp.

BUDGET: Buhoma Community Rest Camp

Gorilla Lodges in Nkuringo and Rushaga

In case you are trackking in Nkuringo, or Rushaga you will find Mishaya, Nkuringo, Nshongi and kahungye . These gorilla groups are situated in Kisoro. One will have to consider the lodges below:

UPMARKET: Clouds Lodge

MID RANGE: Gorilla Safari Lodge

BUDGET: Mishaya Camp, Kisoro Travellers Rest Inn and Nkuringo Gorilla Camp