Facts and Data
Unesco World heritage since: 1994
Size of heritage: 32,092 ha
Located in south-western Uganda, at the junction of the plain and mountain forests, Bwindi Park covers 32,000 ha and is known for its exceptional biodiversity, with more than 160 species of trees and over 100 species of ferns. Many types of birds and butterflies can also be found there, as well as many endangered species, including the mountain gorilla.
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Small airport - 40 mi (65 km) Gisenyi Airport
Medium airport - 59 mi (96 km) Goma International Airport
Medium airport - 60 mi (96 km) Mbarara Airport
Small airport - 70 mi (112 km) Kigali International Airport
Medium airport - 80 mi (129 km) Kasese Airport
Small airport - 82 mi (132 km) Beni Airport
Small airport - 104 mi (168 km) Bukavu Kavumu Airport
Medium airport - 113 mi (182 km)
Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.