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Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

#1 of 15 things to do in Kabale Features Animals
Buhoma | Kanungu, Kabale, Uganda
+256 41 4355000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is really something very special. A moving experience, and a privilege to be able to visit these beautiful creatures in their rapidly receding habitat. All around the forest, for miles/kilometers all you can see is the human destruction of what must once have been...More

Thank yvonne273
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a terrific family adventure with our two young adult kids (age 18 and 20). The trek was very well organized, and geared to our capacity (just barely). We were put into the "easy" group, so only had to hike about an hour and...More

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was part of an Acacia Tour to see the gorillas. We were staying a fair way away so we were up very early to drive for about 90 minutes to Rushaga Gate. Make sure you're wearing long sleeves and trousers and tuck your trousers...More

1  Thank TheLush101
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did gorilla trekking with Nomad Africa Tours in June. One of the best experiences of my life! Depending on where you find the gorillas, it might take 1-5 hours of uphill bush-whacking to get there, but it is worth it. Do yourself a favour...More

Thank adeleleroux
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you can afford the hefty price tag ($600/person), go on a gorilla trek at Bwindi. All the park fees go to conservation and local communities, and help to prevent poaching. (It costs double that in Rwanda, and seeing the gorillas in Congo is risky.)...More

Thank Flute18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no doubt that you have to have a certain level of fitness to experience meeting the gorillas but the staff to out of their way to make it us easy as possible.After a comprehensive briefing about what to expect we were divided into...More

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Trekking the gorillas in the forest was definitely one of the best things we have ever done. Walking through the forest was hard work at times and our group where out for 5 1/2 hours. All this was forgotten when you meet the gorillas it...More

1  Thank lancsprop1
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The Bwindi Impenetrable NP is a great park to hike and to see the impressive gorilla's/silverbacks. There are many lodges to stay, for every budget.

1  Thank 300katinka
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This one hour with the gorillas was totally worth a long, long trip. We traveled with a group of friends from Nairobi to Entebbe and then on a 9 hours drive to Bwindi. While the scenery is interesting and certainly pleasant, the road trip is...More

Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We traveled to bwindi to see the gorilla's. It was a bucket list thing to see them at least once in my life in real. The re are several groups you can visit. Each day you have to walk to them because they move around,...More

1  Thank Jhuis
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gatocanada
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terry k
6 May 2017|
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Response from Sal R | Reviewed this property |
Hi terry, we went with Africa Wild Explorations (have been with them around Uganda for 2 years in a row, they are outstanding) and actually I believe the group you visit is decided by the rangers. We saw a 10 day old baby... More
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Yanina M
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Response from Mugisha H | Reviewed this property |
Have not had of it. Try finding them on AUTO (Association of Tour Operators) in Uganda.
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