Rushaga Gorilla Camp is one of the popular and affordable Bwindi hotels in Uganda.
Offering free WiFi and a sun terrace, Rushaga Gorilla Camp is located in Bugambira, Uganda. The gorrillla camp, situated in the heart of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park lies on the edge of the Rift Valley. The forest is one of Uganda's oldest and most biologically diverse rain-forests, which contains almost 400 species of plants and protects an estimated 320 mountain gorillas – roughly half of the world’s population, including several habituated groups. This makes Rushaga Gorilla Camp the perfect destination for ethologists, botanists and tourists on gorilla tracking safaris.
All units feature a lounging area and an en-suite bathroom. Some units have a terrace and/or balcony with garden views. Complimentary breakfast is offered.
Guests can enjoy a meal at the on-site restaurant or a drink at the bar while enjoying the breathtaking natural view. The property also offers packed lunches. Bike hire is available at the property as the area is popular for cycling
Car hire service is provided upon request. Limited hour room service is also available. The premises are guarded round the clock and the camp offers ample parking space and 24hr electricity.
The Bwindi camp is a 5 minute walk from Rushaga Gorilla Tracking Nshongi Group.
Commercial filming and photography-General filming. 1-5 people(crew) is $630 per day-duration as per guidelines. 5 people and above(crew), the extra people is charged $150 per person.
Filming gorillas and Chimpanzees
Gorilla filming is $4200 per hour and excludes Gorilla permits. Chimpanzees is $1050 per day, includes entry fees, excludes chimpanzee permits-all filming activities attract 5% monitoring fee.
Photography-$150 per person per day, duration as per guidelines.
Fines and Penalties.
Off-tracking driving fine $150 per vehicle.
Over speeding sh.100000.
Animal Accident fee(road kill) $500.
Illegal entry into the Park $50.
Guests are expected to produce identification to confirm resident status. A day's entrace ticket is valid for twenty four(24) hours. An extra time spent at the Park is charged as an extra day.
Vehicles, Aircraft entry and landing fees.-Foreign Non Residents are charged in American $ and EAC/Ugandan are charged in Uganda shillings. Motor cycle foreign-$30, Residents-sh.10000, Saloon cars Foreign-$50, Residents-sh.20000, Minibuses Foreign-$100, Residents-sh.30000, Tour company Vehicles Foreign-$100, Residents-sh.30000, School Bus-sh.50000, Pick-up 4 WD Foreign-$150, Residents-sh.30000, Helicopters Foreign-$100, Residents-sh.250000.