Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

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About Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, located in Uganda, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for hosting nearly half of the world’s mountain gorilla population. The park features dense tropical rainforests, diverse flora and fauna, and offers an exceptional and immersive gorilla trekking experience, contributing to conservation and ecotourism efforts.


  • Gorilla Trekking
  • Bird Watching
  • Nature Walks
  • Cultural Encounters
  • Hiking and Trekking
  • Butterfly Watching
  • Batwa Trail Experience
  • Scenic Views
  • Photography
  • Conservation and Research Tours

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, located in southwestern Uganda, experiences a tropical rainforest climate due to its dense and lush vegetation.

Climate and Weather

The climate in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park enhances the lush, green environment that supports its diverse flora and fauna, making it an essential habitat for mountain gorillas and various other species.

Dry Season

  • The months of June to August and December to February are considered drier, making them suitable for trekking and other activities.
  • However, rain can still occur during these months.


  • Bwindi has two main rainy seasons: the long rains from March to May and the short rains from September to November.
  • Rainfall is generally evenly distributed throughout the year, contributing to the park’s impenetrable and vibrant vegetation.


The temperature remains relatively mild throughout the year, with average daytime temperatures ranging from 15°C to 25°C (59°F to 77°F).


The rainforest environment leads to high humidity levels, especially during and after rainfall.

Altitude Influence

Bwindi’s varying altitudes, ranging from 1,160 to 2,607 meters (3,806 to 8,553 feet), contribute to microclimates within the park.