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Uganda

Mgahinga

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Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is located in the Virunga Mountains and is contiguous with the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is situated in Kisoro in south western Uganda and visitors can discover mountain gorilla and golden monkey with forest walks, caving, and hikes to the volcano peaks.

Highlights

  • Witness captivating mountainous scenery and stunning vistas
  • Home to mountain gorilla, golden monkey and giant forest hog
  • Climbing the beautiful and dense Virunga Volcanoes
  • Uncover exceptional birdwatching experiences, with 115 species recorded
  • Experience a range of exciting activities including caving, forest walks and day hikes

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  • Primate Trekking Icon Primate Trekking
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Enriching encounters

ICONIC WILDLIFE

Whether you want to tick the Big Five off your bucket list or seek out specific safari species, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect in the Mgahinga

  • Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • Bushbuck
    Bushbuck
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