Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge
The Lodge - Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge is situated on the South-west of Bwindi impenetrable Forest National Park with stunning views over the forest,the maginficent Virunga Volcanoes and the Great Albertine Rift Valley. There are 8 indivdually hand crafted Garden Cottages, 3 Villas made up of 2 interconnecting Superior Cottages and 1 family Villa each offering modern comforts, the transquaility of the rainforest, the atmosphere of a mountain chalet and warm hospitality Ugandan are known to give. The Lodge facilities include a cozy resturant serving home-made meals and freshly baked bread,a bar, a coffee shop with amazing views,out door and in door lounges,in-house craft shop, a massage room,an excursion desk, complimentary WIFI and 24- hour security. Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge prides itself on its green creditionals and through its various initatives, including solar energy, and rainwater harvesting, proudly operates with a carbon neutral footprint.
Activities - The Lodge is the ideal starting point for gorilla tracking as well as many other interesting activities the area has to offer. Encounter the Batwa people (the hunter-gathers,who originally lived in Bwindi forest) learn about the local community in Nkuringo, visiting schools, local markets, and coffee and tea plantations, venture across the beautiful Lake Mutandain traditional dugout canoes, Hike across Bwindi forest; and, for more active, trek the magnificent Virunga Volcanoes.
The Lodge is situated in the heart of the Nkuringo local community and not only provides a fantastic base from which to go Mountain Gorilla Trekking and birdlife of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest but also allows it’s guests to experience the rich and vibrant culture of the communities that surround it.