Sanctuary gorilla forest camp

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Life-changing and heart-warming encounters with the endangered mountain gorillas in their natural environments comes along staying at comfortable places of lodging, one of which is Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp.

This accommodation facility is environmentally friendly, modern and traditional in style thus making it to perfectly blend into the fragility of magical African mountain landscape, in addition to sitting comfortably on a flat ridge within the Park. Interestingly, this Tented Camp is a stone throw from the starting point of gorilla trekking tours within Buhoma sector (region), making it your ideal base for achieving the lifetime dream of trekking Giant Apes in their natural habitat.

Rooms and amenities at the Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp

Booking your stay at the Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp means enjoying a once-in-a lifetime opportunity at the ten (10) private and luxurious Tents situated within the heart of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This Lodge’s exceptional interpretation of Wilderness Camping rewards travellers with unmatched privacy as well as space in the primeval tropical rainforest in one of the Continent’s most phenomenal landscapes.

Each of these classic tents is spacious and features queen-size bed draped in neutral-toned linens, large stone-walled bathroom with bathtub for relaxing while soaking in Mother Nature owing to the fact that it overlooks the forest canopy. Interestingly, candle-lit Al fresco dining is provided at the comfort and privacy of the Tent’s decks.

Facilities and experiences offered to guests of Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp

Visitors are offered the opportunity of sampling finger-licking dishes at the dining cottage overlooking the jungles of Bwindi or enjoying an evening drink at the cozy on-site bar. During good weather, guests are also treated to Al fresco/or outdoor eating at the raised platform that surprisingly blends into the natural environment. Purchase a wide range of locally-sourced handcrafts at the onsite gift shop.

After a long and tiring day of trekking the mountain gorillas, enjoying forest walks, participating in mountain biking or any other physically-demanding activity within Bwindi, nothing is more soothing and relaxing than soaking your tired body in the deep bathtub while gazing at the jaw-dropping views of the tropical rainforest while reminiscing the day’s adventures.

This Forest Camp has a cozy lounge with well-stocked bar offering premium wines, cocktails, beers and whiskeys, the elegant dining area that enjoys magnificent views of the lush tropical rainforest. Visitors of this Camp usually gather around a quiet central campfire to share stories, memories and experiences of the day’s activities. One of the most beautiful things about staying at the  Camp is the surprise visits from mountain gorillas, thus offering free face to face encounters with the Giant Apes in addition to the natural surroundings.

Activities undertaken by visitors of Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp

Guided forest walks to the breathtaking Munyaga waterfalls among other forest attractions, interactive community/village walks to sample the local banana beer or learn how to pluck tea leaves, mountain gorilla trekking tours, mountain biking adventures and bird watching tours can be arranged for Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp at an extra cost.

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