Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge is one of the perfect luxurious safari accommodations that provides comfortable shelter to luxurious visitors who wish to stay for gorilla trekking in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National park. The lodge is positioned in the park’s southern sections of Bwindi, providing superb accommodation and starting point for gorilla trekking in Uganda.
This lodge is one of the top leading booked safari accommodations by tourists on a visit to gorilla trekking in Bwindi and it has won multi wards. Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge offers Mid-range to luxury forest escapes and offers several options for visitors including; a family villa, garden cottages, and luxury suite nestled on a forested ridge with spectacular views of the rural landscape. However, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is famously known for its endangered inhabitant for the mountain gorillas which can be visited in four gorilla regions; Buhoma, Nkuringo, Ruhija, and Rushaga sectors where the half remaining population of gorillas is splintered for gorilla trekking safari.
More so, the lodge lies about 300 meters from the Nkuringo sector visitor’s receptions, which takes a 10 -15-minute walk to the gorilla trekking briefing point. Then from the Rushaga sector briefing point, takes about a 45-minute drive from the lodge.
Facilities Offered by the lodge;
They have two lounges and beautiful dining spaces that offer spectacular views of our surroundings, the Virunga volcanoes and the Bwindi Forest. Both serve nice homemade meals and freshly baked bread and are warmly furnished with fireplaces.
The lodge’s upstairs lounge was designed with a fireplace, a house craft shop, and the best views of the Virungas.
The garden cottages and villa rates are Full Board arrangements including; breakfast, lunch ‘’packed lunch for those trekking Gorillas’’ as well as a 4-course dinner. The lodge is good at catering to guests’ special diets on request. And all suites come on an all-inclusive arrangement with full-time butler service.
Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge offers the perfect six cottages with en suite, fireplace, and private Balcony with stunning gainful views of either the Virunga’s or Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. While the 3 Villas were designed excellently with 2 in 1 Be rooms and cottages, each with an en-suite, private entrance, and terrace with interconnecting doors, gorgeous for families and friends traveling together. The 3 forest suites feature all-inclusive butler service, with perfect views of Bwindi.
The luxury forest lodge operates on both solar and electric generators since it’s the main power supply. The voltage stands on 220v –UK outlet and charging can be done in the main dining area. However, each cottage has sockets for charging Wi-Fi only available in the dining and lounge area.
The garden cottages and villa rates are pre-arranged perfectly with Full Board arrangements including breakfast, lunch, and a 4-course dinner. They do cater for species diets to their guests but on request.
Gorilla permits; There are no other ways to access the mountain gorillas minus a valid permit. Each Gorilla permits costs USD700 per person per trek, which can be bought or booked direct from the Uganda Wildlife Authority ‘’UWA’’ or with help of trust worth tour operator who can help you with reservation. The lodge also helps the guests in reserving the gorilla permits but with
However, the lodge recommends to their guests a great time after the pleasurable but tiring gorilla trekking excursion. You will take a fabulous sundowner to well-being, where you will slumber into relaxation at the top of the world with untouched 360 views of the entire southwestern beautiful Uganda landscape. Indeed, it is time to restore harmony of body, mind, and spirit in beautiful natural surroundings and end your stay in the lodge’s exotic lounge with fruits or perfect drinks.