Batwa Garama Cave Exploration in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
Cave Exploration, Batwa Garama Cave Exploration Mgahinga Gorilla Park. Garama cave is 342 meters long and 14 meters deep several years ago, this cave was inhabited by the pygmy Batwa people whose warriors attacked their neighboring communities, but in the present day, it is inhabited by bats. The distance from the park headquarters to this cave entrance is approximately 3km, and the guide will give a history to visitors how these Batwa survived and even made attacks basing on this cave. There is a viewing platform 800m from the Park’s gate. Immediately visitors reach it, they’ll be paid back with splendid views of the Park as well as its surroundings and activity is free of charge since it does not need a guide. Additional information regarding this spot can be obtained from the display panels found at the hill-point.
Hiking & Nature Walks in Mgahinga Gorilla Park: A hike through the forest to the deep Sabinyo Gorge – a massive gash in the flank of Mount Sabinyo – provides good birding opportunities and the chance to find the Rwenzori Turaco. This walk takes four hours, and passes through the Rugezi Swamp. Read More
Mountain/ Volcano Climbing in Mgahinga Gorilla Park: A tough day’s hike will take you to the peaks of Muhavura; Gahinga or Sabinyo. All three volcanoes in this park can be climbed. Mountain Sabinyo which is, 3,669m high can take roughly eight hours to cover a distance. Read More