About Gorilla Mist Camp
Privately operated and locally owned, our experience in the tourism industry gives us first hand knowledge about client care services. Customer care and comfort is our goal as we take pride in our service.
A typical African safari lodge with landscaped gardens, breathtaking views of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Virunga Mountains, this lodge is located in South Western part of Uganda
The unique Camp for middle and upper class visitors welcomes you with the breath taking scenery of the forest. It’s a home away from home, very quiet environment, you are only entertained by different melodies of birds. The atmosphere is very charming and friendly. If you are lucky you will get a surprise visit by the mountain gorillas and colobus monkey!
Gorilla mist camp is a camp located in Bwindi impenetrable national park on the South western wing Ruhijja Tracking area, where the gorilla families Oruzogo, Bitukura and Kyaguliro are found.
It is also located near one of the best swamps known for birding safaris, with unique species like African green broadbill (Where this species only nests in the whole of Africa). It is 50km from Kabale town and 42 Km from Buhoma Tracking area. It consists of 8 grass thatched luxurious bandas all self-contained with nature at its best comfort.
The main house consists of a well-stocked bar, library, lounge, a dining area; a fireplace and a well-positioned balcony for you’re at most view like the Six peaks of the Virungas, when the weather is clear. You are also able to view the entire Bwindi forest unless the weather is misty, just like our name.
Our staff is well trained to offer you the best service ever throughout your stay at the camp, and the food is a five course menu ranging from all cousins worldwide, since we have the best chef in the region Among the other services we offer; Massage Fast and reliable internet Laundry Local entertainment We are well known for offering state of the art African environment at its best luxury. That’s why we are the ideal choice for most international groups like BBC, UN and We are ranked number 1 destination in most of the traveling guide books, like trip advisor, Lonely Planet, about Uganda and many other magazines.
GETTING TO THE CAMP
Access is either by air charter from Entebbe Airport or Kajjansi Airstrip or by road. Driving; Gorilla Mist Camp is 405km from Kampala. It’s an interesting journey of about 10 hours drive.
By air; 1hours 30minutes flight from Entebbe International Airport in Entebbe or kajjansi airstrip in Kajjansi (15km from Kampala city) to Kisoro airstrip or Kihihi airstrip. Gorilla Mist Camp is 3hrs drive from the airstrip.
We do transfers from the airstrip to the lodge for those that prefer Uganda flying safaris. And below is our airstrip shuttle / vehicle.