Mgahinga Gorilla National Park Activities Attractions Kisoro, Each of the three volcanoes can be climbed with a day trip hike, without special mountain equipment.
When you talk about mountain gorilla trekking in Uganda Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is just like Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National park both parks are very popularly and known for gorilla trekking Mgahinga Park has only one habituated gorilla group/family open for tourism, Mgahingo Gorilla National Park is part of Virunga mountain range which is shared between the three countries of Uganda, Rwanda and DR-Congo when you in Rwanda its called Volcanoes National park, when you are in the Democratic Republic of Congo side it’s called Virunga National Park and Uganda side it’s Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, this gorilla family is called Nyakagezi its gorilla trekking permits can be booked through us or directly from Uganda wildlife Authority headquarters in Kampala.
There are more other interesting activities like volcano hiking three instinct volcanoes of Mgahinga, Muhavura, and Sabinyo, not forgetting golden monkey trekking and many more others including cultural trail and visiting Pigmies communities the original people of the forest in Uganda and around Kisoro area
On your trip to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Kisoro, visits are organized to the Garama Cave, near the Park Head Quarter in Ntebeko, which is 432 meters in length and was once inhabited by the Pygmy Tribe.
The main activity and attraction in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park were the “Gorilla Tracking” to the only habituated family of Mountain Gorillas found here, which in 2005 migrated into Rwanda.
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park Activities and Attractions in Kisoro area, a number of one day Nature Walks are available from the gate at Ntebeko (the Sabinyo Gorge trail and Rugezi Swamp trail), especially for Bird Watching activities.