The Gorilla Forest Camp standing in Buhoma in the north of the Uganda gorilla safari haven of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda 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 gorilla trek.
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 gorilla trekking Uganda Safaris and the region boasts of being the first in Bwindi to have a habituated gorilla family.