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Address: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda
Description: This volcano, together with Mount Muhavura and Mount Sabinyo, are the...
This volcano, together with Mount Muhavura and Mount Sabinyo, are the three northernmost peaks of the Virunga chain. The entire area is home to rare mountain gorillas.
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If a 50+ year old woman can climb it, you can too!

Climbed June/July 2013. Anyone who is fit can and should make this climb. Incredible views from the top and the crater itself is beautiful. Lunch at the top. Make sure you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Climbed June/July 2013. Anyone who is fit can and should make this climb. Incredible views from the top and the crater itself is beautiful. Lunch at the top. Make sure you travel with Volcanoes Safaris and stay at their lodges--THE BEST way to visit Uganda and Rwanda! Would return in a heartbeat!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Once I met up with my park guide and accompanying trail guards it was off to see the mountain gorillas by myself. This was a rare opportunity and based on the gorilla group location, we had a steep trek and cut through dense volcano sloped forest vegetation to reach the Sabinyo group. Incredible experience but requires significant exertion based on... More 

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Kampala, Uganda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

thick vegetation zones, golden monkeys, beautiful bird species but quiet steep in some areas to climb

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Address: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda
Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Western Region  >  Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

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