Activities - Buhoma Lodge

When at Buhoma Lodge, you can experience:

MOUNTAIN GORILLA TRACKING: with pre-purchased permits – only 8 visitors per family of gorillas (3 families close by) , once a day are privileged to spend up to one hour watching these rare creatures at close range

FOREST WALKS in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest including walking through to the Southern area known as Nkuringo, allowing you to savour and enjoy this vast ancient tropical rain forest

BIRD WATCHING around the lodge and walks in the forest with local qualified guides. This forest area has recorded over 350 bird species. Of particular interest are the 23 species endemic to the Albertine Rift and at least 14 recorded nowhere else in Uganda.

BUTTERFLY WATCHING is possible in the forest with Bwindi being home to over 200 species, some of which are endemic to the Albertine Rift Valley

A COMMUNITY WALK through the local villages and lands which can be tailored to your time available, allowing you to see how they grow their crop foods, brew local gin (waragi) from bananas and also the local herbalist

A visit to the nearby BATWA PYGMY TRIBE and learn about their unique culture and enjoy watching their dance routines

A visit to the LOCAL ORPHANAGE & SCHOOL, who benefit from direct contributions from guests in the area