Embark on an incredible adventure as you delve into the world of Rushaga, a captivating region in the lower part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Here, amidst the lush forests and breathtaking landscapes, awaits an unforgettable gorilla safari experience that will leave you in awe. Contact Trek Africa Expeditions today to embark on your once-in-a-lifetime gorilla safari in Uganda.
Rushaga region is one of the four primary starting points for Mountain Gorilla tracking in the renowned Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. With its diverse habituated gorilla families and a consistent availability of gorilla permits, Rushaga has become a favored destination for gorilla enthusiasts. This region has gained immense popularity, surpassing other areas like Buhoma, Nkuringo, and Ruhija.
Rushaga, nestled in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, boasts the highest number of habituated Mountain Gorilla families for tracking and a unique Gorilla habituation experience. Eight habituated Mountain Gorilla families call Rushaga home, resulting in an impressive sixty-four (64) available Rushaga Gorilla permits for trekking each day. Among the prominent Mountain Gorilla families awaiting your visit in Rushaga are Nshongi, Kahungye, Bweza, Mishaya, Kutu, Bikingi, Busingye, Mucunguzi, and Rwigi. Rushaga, with its abundant gorilla tracking opportunities, attracts a higher number of tourists interested in gorilla encounters compared to other regions within Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Rushaga region in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is easily accessible, making it a preferred destination for many. The fully tarmacked road from Entebbe to Kisoro ensures a smooth and comfortable journey to this captivating region. The well-maintained murram road from Muko to Rushaga further facilitates easy access to the Gorilla tracking region. Additionally, Rushaga’s proximity to the Uganda-Rwanda Chanika border has made it one of the most accessible regions of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for travelers arriving via Kigali International Airport. The recent increase in Rwanda’s Gorilla permit price from USD 750 to USD 1500 per person per trek has led many to explore alternatives such as Rushaga, Ruhija, and Nkuringo Gorilla permits in Uganda. Furthermore, travelers seeking to avoid long drives from Entebbe International Airport to Rushaga often opt to fly into Kigali International Airport for a shorter journey to this remarkable gorilla paradise.
For comprehensive information about Rushaga gorilla holidays and gorilla permits in Uganda, reach out to Trek Africa Expeditions. Unlock the door to extraordinary gorilla encounters and embark on a journey filled with wonder and excitement. Your adventure awaits!