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Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

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Buhoma | Kanungu, Kabale, Uganda
+256 39 2177904
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US$1,700.00*
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3 day Gorilla Tracking Tour to Bwindi National Park
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US$1,620.00*
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3 Days Gorilla Trekking to Bwindi
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US$2,188.00*
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3 Day 2 Night Bwindi Gorillas Trek
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Buhoma | Kanungu, Kabale, Uganda
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"once in a lifetime"
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"mountain gorillas"
in 87 reviews
"gorilla family"
in 52 reviews
"bucket list"
in 20 reviews
"local community"
in 25 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 28 reviews
"their natural habitat"
in 21 reviews
"walking stick"
in 17 reviews
"two hours"
in 13 reviews
"gorilla experience"
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"up hill"
in 8 reviews
"life changing experience"
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"hiking boots"
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"these magnificent creatures"
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"starting point"
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Getting close to the Mountain Gorilla is such a humbling and exhilarating experience.Meeting these giant gentle primates is adorable.The face to face contact leaves you mesmerised.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

A wonderful experience with helpful guides, porters and trackers combining to make a one off experience for the 8 members of our group. We were fortunate to find the gorillas in about 90 minutes of sometimes steep climbing. Once there the trackers made it as...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We head out to a group out of ruhija. Climbing up and sloping down the hills for two hours were worth it once we got close to this magnificent animal. We spent an hour starring, photoing and enjoying spending the same space with these animals....More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

just through Ndego gate to the gorilla land, you imagine of staying in that clear environment for ever.

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Bwindi Impenetrable NP is a natural world heritage site, with the gorilla excursion as a high point of your safari.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Wanted to go gorilla tracking for over 30 years,got my chance, it has to be one of the most amazing experiences ever

Thank Christopher G
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

The think jungles with moderated temperatures with echoing bird calls is a true definition of the sounds of the jungle when you walk with an expection to be entertained and indeed you are treated an experience of your very first day on planet enjoying Alpha...More

Thank destinationjungle
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

I have written a review on gorilla trekking in Volcanoes Nat. Park. We did two treks in each park. I covered most of the gear and hiking practicalities in the Volcanoes review. The Bwindi experience (As well as our gorilla trekking in Volcanoes) was really...More

Thank John K
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

A once in a lifetime experience, they were just feet away from us and not bothered by us being there. Never got this close to wild lions anywhere else in the world.

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Once, you get a briefing. You are split up into different groups. Short distance for the physically impaired, medium distance for the more able and on and on. I joined the middle group. The beginning of hike was okay- rather steep climbs. They had trackers...More

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Melbandbeyond
26 March 2018|
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Response from John T | Reviewed this property |
There are many companies. I used Let’s Go Safaris in Kigali. They cover both Rwanda and Uganda. I found them very helpful and knowledgeable, as well as reasonably priced.
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lynnharvey5
14 March 2018|
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Response from myguenevere | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lynn, YES You will NEED trekking poles which can be your own or will be provided. I highly recommend a porter as well to carry your backpack. A porter will help you cross shallow rivers, and with trekking up and down... More
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Barbara H
25 January 2018|
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Response from myguenevere | Reviewed this property |
Hi! February is the dry season. Hot and Humid for sure. Be sure to wear a long sleeve shirt in the jungle. You may be warm but it will protect you from the thorn trees. Have a FABO time!!
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