Join us for an unforgettable journey into the heart of Ruhija, the eastern side of Bwindi National Park, where incredible encounters with majestic mountain gorillas await. Ruhija region is a haven for nature enthusiasts, offering exceptional gorilla trekking experiences and the chance to immerse yourself in the rich biodiversity of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Secure your Ruhija gorilla permits for 2023-2025 and prepare for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure.
Ruhija region, situated in the eastern reaches of Bwindi National Park, is home to four habituated gorilla families that are open for trekking and research. These families include Bitukura, Kyaguliro (primarily for research but also available for treks), Mukiza, and Oruzogo. Nestled within the park, the Ruhija sector is renowned for its abundant birdlife, making it a paradise for birdwatchers and nature lovers alike. It is considered the most remote sector among the four within Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Ruhija region boasts four distinct gorilla families, each with its own unique dynamics and stories:
Ruhija region offers a diverse range of activities and experiences for every type of adventurer:
Ruhija Community Village Walk: Embrace the opportunity to support the local community while visiting various intriguing places within the village. Highlights include a visit to a traditional healer, a banana brewery, and a primary school where you can engage with the local children.
For your overnight stay in the Ruhija region, choose from a range of accommodation options to suit your preferences and budget:
Embark on a journey filled with wonder, exploration, and unforgettable encounters with mountain gorillas in the captivating Ruhija region of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Contact Trek Africa Expeditions to book your Ruhija region gorilla safaris and holidays, complete with guaranteed gorilla permits.