Nkuringo sector is among the four sectors that make up Bwindi impenetrable national park. Most travelers visit this sector to view the endangered mountain gorillas. Travelers with arranged sleep over’s at the sector don’t have to worry where to stay after the great sector navigation. There a number of accommodation facilities in Nkuringo sector for hire.

With the given fact, that the sector is located far most from Kampala. Taking about a 12 hours’ drive to reach the sector using the kabale Kisoro highway. The long tiresome distance of approximately 540km from the capital creating a demand to sleep at and near  the sector.

For travelers’ cannot make a return journey back to Kampala on the same day of arriving a the sector after participating in all activities at  Nkuringo gorilla sector.

There are a  number of different accommodation types offered at Nkuringo sector. From lodges, hotels and campsites all picked on interest by the travelers and budget.

This southern sector of Bwindi impenetrable national park is among the most preferred places to stay in. With the most interesting gorilla group of Nkuringo gorilla family, the sector is a wonder to spend quality time in.

The accommodation housing in Nkuringo sector of Bwindi is divided according to the price as follows.


Luxury hotels and facilities provide luxury accommodation and services to its guest. In Nkuringo is only one luxury facility, which is Nkuringo gorilla lodge.

Nkuringo Bwindi gorilla lodge

Thatched in the hilltops of Bwindi impenetrable national park is Nkuringo Bwindi lodge. This well-structured lodge is located in the jungles of Bwindi, elevated at 7000ft with  rewarding views of the Virunga ranges; mountain Nyiragongo and Mountain Nyamuragira.  This lodge is composed of 6 cottages, family villas and 12 rooms in 9 residents. All rooms at the lodge are well equipped with

Lodge facilities

  • Electrical outlets
  • Secure key lock
  • Complimentary tea/ coffee
  • Main lodge area/ dining
  • Laundry services
  • Pure Cotton Linen
  • In –room fireplace
  • Internet Wi-Fi
  • Night dressing rooms
  • Cold/hot shower
  • Hair Dryer
  • En suite bathroom

Services available at Nkuringo Bwindi gorilla lodge

  • Room service
  • Travel desk
  • Transfer services
  • Chauffer services
  • Gorilla permit processing
  • Babysitting services
  • Airport shuttle transfers


Activities onsite

  • Batwa cultural dances
  • Story telling evenings
  • Guided walks through
  • Natural history tours
  • Massage
  • Garden tours
  • Fine dining
  • Bird watching

Activities offsite

  • Extension wildlife safaris
  • Guided walks
  • Natural history
  • volcanoes mountain
  • Hiking around Bwindi
  • General sight seeing
  • Guided cycling
  • Community cultural tours
  • Canoeing
  • Birding watching
  • Gorilla trekking


For the mid-range option this is for the travelers with moderate income. Nkuringo sectors has a view options for accommodation but can share with the neighboring Ruhsaga sector with accommodation with close proximity .


Cloud mount gorilla lodge is situated up on the edges of Bwindi forest. It is a few meters from the entrance of the park. In built with 8 spacious and cozy cottages constructed from volcanic stone fitted up in the sky is the lodge. The cottage are well constructed with bedrooms, walk in showers and en suite bathrooms. The outside verandas with comfortable chairs give off the beautiful view of the forest and over sights of volcanoes ranges in Rwanda, and Mountain Nyiragongo in Congo.

The freshly prepared meals from organic raw materials , served by professional and well trained stuff at each private cottages , makes the whole experience at Could mount gorilla lodge awesome.

Amenities at the lodge

  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry services
  • Airport shuttles
  • In door fire places
  • Private gardens
  • Room service
  • Credit card facilities
  • En suite bathrooms
  • Spacious bar and lounge
  • Private gardens
  • Restaurant



The warm colorful lodge is located near Lake Mutanda, located south of Bwindi impenetrable national park but easy access to Nkuringo gorilla sector.

The chameleon lodge is perfect for unwinding, relaxing and resting while on a gorilla safari. This lodge is well situated providing amazing and relaxing views of Lake Mutanda.

Each room is uniquely designed with its own color and charm.

Amenities at the lodge

  • En suite bathroom
  • African spa
  • Room service


Chameleon hill lodge offers much more to its clients other than accommodation with fun and interesting activities.

Carving the gorilla activity, where one is take through the wood curving process to make gorillas, is one of the activities enjoyed by the tourists. Farming on the rich fertile soils of the areas around the lake, enables one to explore the authentic feel and touch of the pearl. Winding up with a traditional meal and weaving is a no miss while stating at Chameleon hill lodge.

Nkuringo sector is an the ideal place for gorilla trekking while on a Uganda gorilla  tour.  With habituated gorilla families ready for trekking and well situated accommodation, this sector is a must visit on a Uganda safari.