Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Bwindi, an Important Bird Area, attracts birders with its rich avian diversity, showcasing 24 species of the Albert Rift Endemics and more than 350 other bird species. This Ugandan gem offers a captivating experience for bird enthusiasts. Two compelling reasons make it an absolute must-visit destination.

Firstly, Bwindi boasts the largest population of endangered mountain gorillas, allowing birders to combine their passion with gorilla trekking. Secondly, the park’s pristine rainforests, teeming with vibrant birdlife, provide a remarkable opportunity to witness rare and endemic species in their natural habitat

Explore the magnificent Bwindi Forest, home to an incredible diversity of bird species and the majestic mountain gorillas.

Most Sought after birds of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

1. Handsome Francolin
2. Rwenzori Turaco
3. Rwenzori Nightjar
4. Dwarf Honeyguide
5. African Green Broadbill
6. Stripe-breasted Tit
7. Red-throated Alethe
8. Archer’s Ground Robin
9. Kivu Ground Thrush
10. Montane Masked Apalis
11. Ruwenzori Collared Apalis
12. Grauer’s Rush Warbler
13. Grauer’s Warbler

14. Short-tailed/Neumann’s Warbler
15. Red-faced Woodland Warbler
16. Yellow-eyed Black Flycatcher
17. Rwenzori Batis
18. Blue-headed Sunbird
19. Purple -breasted Sunbird
20. Regal Sunbird
21. Strange Weaver
22. Dusky Crimson-wing
23. Shelley’s Crimson-wing
24. Oberlander’s/Forest Ground Thrush


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