Bwindi is a tourism destination which was developed basing on the guidelines of ecotourism.

Before You Leave
If booking your tours and accommodation before hand, try to choose a responsible tour operator and lodge. Those listed on this website have all have a close link to local community tourism.

It is recommended to stay in ecolodges. There are several lodges that taken various measures so that there is minimal impact on the environment such as installing solar power, solar water systems, composting toliets and recycling.

Donate to Local Communities
Think about what to take. Stuff your racksack and pack for a purpose.
Provide details of hundreds of project around the world that need donations of anything from books and stationery to clothing and car parts. A small gift will make a huge difference to the local communities.