Gorilla trekking at Nkuringo sector
Gorilla trekking at Nkuringo sector of Bwindi National Park. Nkuringosector is located in the southern section of Bwindi National Park in the district of Kisoro. Nkuringo sector is a popular gorilla trekking destination at Bwindi National Park because of the several reasons:
- Nkuringo sector has many gorilla families open for gorilla trekking. The number of gorilla families open for trekking are more than 10.
- Nkuringo sector is easily accessible from Kigali, Rwanda via the Cyanika border post. The drive time from Kigali to Rushaga is about 4hrs. Nkuringo is also accessible through the nearby Kisoro airport. AeroLink provides daily flights from Entebbe airport to Kisoro airport on a daily basis
- Nkuringo is close to Rushaga sector, so one can sleep the night at the Nkuringo area and trek gorillas at Rushaga sector, also in the southern part of Bwindi National Park
- There are various accommodations options at Nkuringo sector including the upmarket Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge, Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge, Mutanda Lake Resort, Chameleon Hill Lodge and many others