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Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was traveling in Uganda and have been able to collect unforgettable impressions. the trekking was part of my trip and glad to have joined the gorilla trekking. There are different groups of gorillas that are a little closer or a little further away. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MarthE00012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw up close and personal many gorillas. One other unusual highlight was being introduced to a woman's group called Ride 4 a Woman that encourages skill and opportunity development. Check them out and consider a donation if you are interested.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank GeoffCarpentier
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The gorilla passes are not cheap but this is fully understandable. Thanks to the money you pay the gorillas are protected and can live in peace in their natural habitat. We were lucky and found them after not even an hour but it can also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Geertrui T
Reviewed 8 November 2018

The hype of seeing the mountain gorillas is truly real. What an awe-inspiring hour of my life that I will never forget! I am a woman traveling solo and was very anxious about how rugged the trek might be because of everything I had read....More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank AmericanBadger
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The word "Impenetrable" is perfect. If you are going for a gorilla excursion, it is hard work; rigorous; hot; but oh, so very very worth every step.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Susan H
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We had 2 permits , so did 2 gorilla tracking in Rushaga. The first time we saw only 2 gorillas . The next time more but : 1. The forest is very dense there so the rangers have to cut the bush so you see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank stefany20
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Having the opportunity to see the Gorillas is an amazing experience. The high cost of this experience is completely justified as you get to see these amazing animals that very few people in the world are lucky enough to see and you are contributing to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank TimBudd1954
Reviewed 30 October 2018

My expectations were high - I'd paid a lot for the permit, travelled a long way to get here, and everyone who'd been said it was a magic experience. I was put with my peers in the older group - all highly mobile, but perhaps...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank NorthStar797548
Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is the first negative review I've ever left... EVER. I'm not one to complain, but I hope my story can help others thinking about going gorilla trekking. First of all, we DID see the gorillas and that aspect of the trip was indeed incredible...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Jillian B
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Natural beauty, with me right here in Bwindi impenetrable national park Uganda. Mountain gorillas at large

Date of experience: October 2018
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Anne S
13 October 2018|
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Response from J S | Reviewed this property |
Fly if you can; the trip by road is really long and difficult
27 September 2018|
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Response from J S | Reviewed this property |
Agree, no mosquitos. Long pants and do take work gloves.
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11 September 2018|
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Response from Hedo-goer | Reviewed this property |
We used Muleni Safaris Uganda, and they did an excellent job. Our guide was Sam - a great guy.