Getting to Rushaga – Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience – Trek

Posted by on August 25, 2016

Hot to get to Rushaga – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for the Gorilla Habituation Experience or Gorilla Trek

The Best Ways of reaching Rushaga – Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience or Gorilla Trek


Getting to Rushaga – Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience – Trek -The Rushaga area of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest has emerged and now is the best area for Gorilla Trekking.  On top of that Rushaga has become even better by being the only area in Africa for a Gorilla Habituation Experience which is an all-day trek and 4-hours with a Gorilla Family being habituated.

All Reasons, why you might want to know to access the area flying, driving, incorporating Rushaga into your Safari Itnerary with us.


Getting to Rushaga – Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience Trek – Here are the ways


Getting to Rushaga - Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience - TrekFly-In Safari with Aerolink:

The easiest way is to fly into Kisoro from Entebbe International Airport to Kisoro which is a 45 minutes from Rushaga.  This allows you to do a Gorilla Habituation Experience in just 3 days and you can include a Village walk and a walk in the Buniga Forest with the original people of the Forest, the Batwa Pygmies.

This has become one of the favorite ways with our clients in getting to the Rushaga area of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

The flight is 1 1/2 hours in length and is always one of the most scenic flights in Uganda.

We can book you both the Permits and the lodging of your choice in the area.


fly-into-Rwanda-Trek-UgandaFly into Kigali-Rwanda – Trek Gorillas – Gorilla Habituation in Uganda:

Visitors to Africa do not realize as to how close Rwanda and Uganda are to each other.  They are neighbors and the southern end of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest including the Rushaga area are only 3 hours from Kigali.

Obtain an East African Tourism Visa and Yellow Fever Certificate and you are set to Gorilla Trek and do the Gorilla Habituation Experience in Rushaga – Uganda.

While on this safari you can combine the best of Rwanda and Uganda in one Safari which is an added plus.

Flying into Rwanda and doing a Gorilla Habituation Experience in Uganda makes practical sense.


drive-to-rushagaDrive from Entebbe or Kampala to Rushaga:

You can choose to drive from Entebbe – Kampala to the Rushaga area which is 10 hour plus ride each way.

The best way is to incorporate the Gorilla Habituation Experience into  longer Safari beginning with a 6-day safari or longer.

You cut the drive times by driving from Kampala to Kibale Forest for Chimpanzee Trekking or an all-day Chimpanzee Habituation Experience, include a visit to Queen Elizabeth Park, gorilla Trek or the Gorilla Habituation Experience in Bwindi Forest and return to Kampala by spending a night in Lake Mburo Park.

An alternate option is to begin your safari in Entebbe and end it in Kigali for your flight out.


uganda-rwanda-combined-safarisIncorporate the Gorilla Habituation Experience into your Safari:

Land in Entebbe and your safari begins taking in the wildlife, chimpanzees, parks of Uganda.  End up in the Rushaga area of Bwindi Forest where you participate in the Gorilla Habituation Experience.

Afterwards continue the Safari in Rwanda and fly back home from Kigali Rwanda.


gorilla-habituation-information-tips-adviceGorilla Habituation Experience -Helpful Information – Tips – Advice:

In 2016 – the Gorilla Habituation Experience is still a fairly new activity in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

There is confusion about what a Gorilla Habituation Experience really is, one might even find conflicting information here or there on the Internet.

We have put together Gorilla Habituation Experience Informational Page along with helpful tips and advice based on our experience since the inception of the new activity and feedback from our client,


Getting to Rushaga – Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience – Trek – there are three main ways and the choice is yours.  Once you reach Rushaga – the experience is the same, a once in a lifetime experience on a Gorilla Habituation Experience Trek in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.


Getting to Rushaga – Bwindi for a Gorilla Habituation Experience – Trek – if you have any questions – please ask us.

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