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Gorilla Trek Africa

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Enjoy a guided gorilla tour to Rwanda with Gorilla Trek Africa. With over 10 years experience in organizing day trips to the mountain gorillas in Volcanoes National Park, a trek with us is the most memorable adventure trip you can take into the wild...more
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7 KG 13 st, Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Honestly there aren’t words to describe how happy I was with my gorilla tour in Uganda with Gorilla Track Africa. Nelson and I emailed back and forth for a month or two planning my perfect trip to suit my needs, budget and dreams. I’ve never...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From start to finish my boyfriend and I had a great experience with this company! Nelson responded promptly to my inquiry and put together an itinerary on short notice. Our fabulous guide, Gavis, was friendly, professional, and a great driver. We very much enjoyed his...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used Gorilla Trek Africa on a trip to Rwanda and Uganda in March. Nelson and Bill (U.S. rep.) were extremely helpful and custom tailored a trip for the three at a great price. We were lucky enough to have a wonderful tour guide, Bernard....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very impressed with the 3-day gorilla trek that Gorilla Trek Africa arranged for us. We were picked up from our guide, Gavis, in Kigali, Rwanda and he drove us to Uganda for our trek. Gavis was very welcoming and an excellent driver. He...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorilla trek Africa organized a 2 say trip to Uganda to track the gorillas in Bwindi park for me and my partner. Our guide was Charles and from the time he picked us up in Kigali we had a great experience. Charles was really nice...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I just returned from a weeklong (8 day) trip to Rwanda and Uganda where we spent the majority of our visit with Gorilla Trek Africa on safari and tracking primates (Chimpanzees, Gorillas, and Golden Monkeys). First, some general comments about Gorilla Trek...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a solo female traveler, I spent a ton of time researching a safe and reputable company through which to book a solo East African adventure. I messaged a lot with Bill and Nelson initially and decided Gorilla Trek Africa was a very good option....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

After reading the positive reviews about Gorilla Trek Africa, I booked a 7 day, solo tour starting in Kigali, Rwanda and ending in Entebbe, Uganda. Nelson was wonderful to work with in organizing the perfect trip. Elvis was my guide for the 7 days and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

I was travelling solo to Rwanda and booked a 3 day Gorilla trip into Uganda. Any queries I had before my trip were answered straight away (thank you Nelson), which gave me the confidence to book with them at their competitive rate. My driver Charles...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

We did a five day gorilla, chimpanzee and golden monkey tour across Uganda and Rwanda with Azariah and had a truly wonderful time from start to finish. The whole trip was expertly organised and we didn't have to worry about a thing from the moment...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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February 26, 2019|
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Response from behbeh | Reviewed this property |
Just back from Uganda and Rwanda, in and out of Kigale I too used Gorilla Trek Africa for 10 day trip. Nelson was so helpful in arranging what I wanted to do. I also highly recommend going to Kibale national park to see... More
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January 21, 2019|
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Response from mikekliman49 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at a lodge in Volcanoes National Park, near the Gorilla Trek entrance, called Da Vinci, and I think it was about $150 USD per night. Our accommodation was a private bungalow with bed/ bath, sitting room... More
September 8, 2018|
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Response from nut-travel | Reviewed this property |
It is possible but it was not allowed by the government. You have to be 15 years and older for gorilla trekking!