Uganda

Bwindi

Western Uganda

Mountain gorillas and beyond
Approx. 10 days
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Things to do in Bwindi

Our recommended experiences and activities

Visit mountain gorillas in Bwindi
Bwindi

Visit mountain gorillas in Bwindi

The dense forests of Bwindi in the south-west corner of Uganda are home to over half of the world’s small population of the endangered mountain gorilla. These creatures can’t survive in captivity, so trekking to their natural habitat is your only chance to view them.

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Authentic experiences

Authentic experiences

We curate exceptional trips in underrated places, organised by the very best tour operators who live and breathe their destinations and are passionate about authentic, responsible tourism.

Give back to mother nature

Give back to mother nature

We'll plant 50 trees for every trip booked via the Horizon Guides site in partnership with the International Tree Foundation, who carry out sustainable community forestry projects in Africa.