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Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

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P. O. Box 124, Kisoro, Uganda
+256 486 430098
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Small but nice

We have visited Mgahinga Park only for half day to visit Batwa tribe, but is was a nice experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
266j_ns
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
the best of the wilds

book your safari today and experience Uganda's best of primates. Come face to face with chimpanzees... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Skymate T
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P. O. Box 124, Kisoro, Uganda
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Mgahinga Park only for half day to visit Batwa tribe, but is was a nice experience. They also have one gorilla family, the adventage is easy access.

Thank 266j_ns
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

book your safari today and experience Uganda's best of primates. Come face to face with chimpanzees and habituate them...........

Thank Skymate T
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Beyond breathtaking. I want to be an animal conservationist now. The Gorillas were so peaceful and beautiful. It was worth every penny of the pricey visa.

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We spent a couple of days here after our gorilla hike in Rwanda. Here at Mgahinga, we did the trek to see the golden monkeys and also (separately) to hike with the Batwa tribe. The Batwa experience was very interesting. I thought it would be...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

We were briefed by the head guide before we set off. We were put into groups and briefed again. We were lead by a guide and police. The trek was exciting as it was up the mountainside with the guide really actually chopping down our...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

There is so much to do in this park: Gorilla tracking, Golden Monkey Tracking, hiking to Sabinyo Gorge, to Mount Gahinga, and two other volcanoes, and more. The guides are excellent, and so are the trackers. These people really believe in what they are doing....More

Thank Angela W
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

My wife and I spent 2 days at the Park - 1 doing a day climb up Mount Sanyinyo Volcano and 1 day doing a Golden Monkey Trek. The guides and porters were amazing people who were very friendly and informative about the Park, Uganda...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

My wife and I visited Mgahinga Gorilla National Park to fulfil a lifetimes ambition to see Mountain Gorillas. We were not disappointed and indeed our 2 days trekking in the park will remain one of the best things that we have ever done! We were...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

The gorilla's were wonderful and the way up towards them was a real experience. It was a difficult trail but I wouldn't have want to have missed it.

Thank Ton V
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Seeing the magnificent gorillas was the experience of a lifetime. Spending an hour with them, watching their interactions with each other and with the silver backs was something I’ll never forget. And watching two baby gorillas playing...priceless! Having said that, please know your fitness level...More

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kena272017
6 December 2017|
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Response from Ton V | Reviewed this property |
We paid €300,- pp. Because our travel agent celebrated it's 20 year in business we were able to buy two for the price of one though.. It is certainly worth the money because nearly all of it goes to the protection of these... More
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27 March 2016|
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Response from adam11111 | Reviewed this property |
500 USD in low season and 750 USD in high season, I went in November and paid 500 USD, plus transfers etc
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