Mgahinga Gorilla National Park


Mgahinga Gorilla National park has got one gorilla family called Nyakagezi and this group moves between Uganda and Rwanda and in the last two years, the group has been staying in Uganda with gorillas including silverbacks.

Mgahinga Gorilla National park is located in the Far East in western part of Uganda and it borders Rwanda near Volcanoes National park and the Democratic Republic of Congo near the Virunga National park. This is a known famous gorilla territory that falls in Virunga volcanoes region and also distances the three main central African Countries. This national park is the smallest park and is about 34km that forms part of the bigger Virunga Conservation that is 434km if the bigger volcanic mountains. This national park is home to one gorilla family which moves between Rwanda and Uganda and is difficult to be trekked by the tourists.