From its natural endowments that makes an amazing beauty from the name ‘The Pearl of Africa’ is rooted, Uganda’s Bwindi impenetrable Forest has yet again been named among the most beautiful places in around the world by CNN Travel.
The list includes 25 places across the world and was compiled by the media agency in celebration of the Earth Day as they picked the world’s top breathtaking and beautiful destinations.
CNN Travel reports that the dense, lush and otherworldly of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest makes it one of the last redoubts of the mountain gorilla.
Over 400 call this UNESCO-protected national park home, with the chance for visitors to trek to and meet habituated groups.
“Its biodiversity extends far beyond its most famous inhabitants, however; 348 bird species and 220 butterfly species can be found within its 331-square-kilometre expanse,” adds the description by CNN Travel.
Located in Kanungu district in western Uganda, Bwindi impenetrable forest harbours half the world’s population of the highly endangered mountain gorillas, which attract thousands of local and foreign tourists.