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Address: Entebbe-Uganda, Entebbe, Uganda
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+256 782 349583

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Great 1 hour detour

It's a bit outside of the main area, but with the cheap admission fee. You'll do and see things you won't see elsewhere.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Lance B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a bit outside of the main area, but with the cheap admission fee. You'll do and see things you won't see elsewhere.

Thank Lance B
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you want a private tour of a few of the coolest reptiles in Uganda, make the effort to visit Uganda Reptile Village in Entebbe.

Thank AndrewDressel
Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Cheap entrance, frightening reptiles, nice staff, good fun. We had to take a boda to get there and passed through some remote parts of Entebbe. That was a nice ride.

Thank DarioHamesse
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

It was an average experience. You can do the whole thing less than an hour. I thought the cages were small and not well kept.

Thank JohnSaydam
Kampala, Uganda
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We found it really hard to find the reptile village as the location on Google Maps is incorrect. Once we arrived there we were greeted by Simon our guide. He took us through the village and showed us all the animals including interesting facts like how old they are, how long they can live for, how poisonous they are, etc.... More 

Thank Peanut_face
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

we were at the end of our trip.we were delighted to see al the reptiles we were told they find in uganda. up and close with mambas and vipers....ufffffff. the guide was excellent.

Thank LosAngelesSnagov
Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is small reptile village bit far from mainroad. I would recommend to get there by boda, as bad road feels less bad on motorbike. Staff here is very dedicated to their job, and it is always refreshing to see that snakes and other reptiles really change from time to time. They catch reptiles from places where they would have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Lovely informative guide showed us around, was a little hard to locate but work the exploration! Best part... the chameleons!

Thank highland4067
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I went here on my first trip to Africa, it really makes you aware of how many kinds of venomous snakes there are in Africa, and they only have a small percentage withe the 50 or so variety that you will see. The best is the Gabon Vipers that you can't see even when there right in front of you.... More 

Thank Trevor T
Yalding, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

3 or 4 kms off the Entebbe/Kampala Road, this reptile sanctuary gives you a really close up experience with cobras, chameleons, mambas and tortoises - amongst other delights. The visit is guided by the higly knowledgeable - and fearless - staff. Best of all is the hands-on chameleon enclosure and, after checking with you first, when they bring out a... More 

Thank nedwob53

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