Buhoma region gorilla tracking family groups.

Katwe gorilla family is among the several gorilla families in Bwindi. Tracking mountain gorillas in Uganda is always a dream come true! There is a reliably great experience associated with Mountain gorillas’ encounter. It is so original, the memories are long-lasting. The continual wonders we see gives us more rationale to get more close to them.

Historically, Buhoma region is popular for welcoming the first ever gorilla trekking tourists being the home to the first legendary Mubare gorilla family to be habituated in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in 1991 and opened for tracking in 1993.

Bushaho Gorilla family

Gorilla Trekking in Buhoma region

What a great privilege presented to you to do your gorillas tracking safari in the much loved and popular region or sector in Bwindi. All this while, Buhoma had only 24 gorilla tracking permits per day but the fact that Katwe gorilla family has been opened for tracking, the number of gorilla permits per day has increased to 32.

In today’s article, we talk about the recently successful habituated mountain gorilla family group of Buhoma sector in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Guess what! You can track it once you contact Jewel Safaris in time. We shall effect the booking process and ensure you track mountain gorillas of the Katwe gorilla family group.

Katwe gorilla group is one of the newly introduced gorilla families found in the Buhoma area in the southern sector of the park. The good news about these mountain gorillas came on the 20th/August/2018, when an official communication was made by Uganda Wildlife Authority.

The communication with a lot of pleasure, gave the best anticipated news to the gorilla lovers that a new gorilla group had been habituated and known as the Katwe gorilla group. The communication also stated that the Katwe group wasn’t the only newly initiated gorilla family that year but also the Christmas gorilla group in the Nkuringo area of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.”

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