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Bamboo Ecotours is a Ugandan low cost eco-tour company that was founded with two major objectives: (i) offer high quality services and authentic low cost travel experiences to our clients, (ii) promote tourism as a means to transform livelihoods of...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kampala, Uganda
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I had planned a trip to Rwanda and wanted to include a gorilla trek in Uganda in my itinerary shortly before my departure. Communication by email with Bamboo Ecotours went very well: Edison responded to all my questions very fast and I was able to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just returned from an amazing trip, and all I can say is how amazing Bamboo Ecotours was. We chose to do the 10 day Western Uganda wildlife tour as we had 3 weeks total to spend in East Africa, and wanted to do more than...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tom0324
Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Tom, thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We are so grateful you decided to have Bamboo Ecotours plan and execute your 10 western Uganda wildlife safari. We enjoyed having you around, and we hope to host you or...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My boyfriend and I recently went on the 10 day Uganda tour ending in Rwanda with Joseph and Herbert and cannot begin to describe how amazing the tour was. We both had the best time and cannot thank them enough for all the amazing memories...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kbnow
Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We are so grateful you decided to have Bamboo Ecotours plan and execute your 10 western Uganda wildlife safari. We enjoyed having you around, and we hope to host you or your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, my mother-in-law, an aunt of my wife and I worked with Bamboo to trek the gorillas at Bwindi. It was an amazing experience. The coordination was swift (they always responded on time and with depth to all our questions), the logistics were flawless...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Beto G
Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Beto G for writing this review. So glad to hear you had a wonderful trip with you family. Many thanks again for choosing Bamboo Ecotours! Regards, Edison

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I chose this tour company as I like to go with local companies. From my first email to Edison who answered all my questions promptly to my eventual drop off back in Kigali after my tour ended I found Bamboo Ecotours to be highly efficient,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gypsyAnne
Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wanted to thank you again for this wonderful review! I am happy to hear you enjoyed the trip. We can't wait to host you again or your friends in the future. Regards, Edison

Reviewed February 7, 2019

Although there were several seemingly reputable companies offering similar excursions within the same price range I ultimately decided to go with Bamboo Ecotours mainly because of Edison's excellent responsiveness. Any questions or concerns I had were promptly answered by email, usually within an hour or...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dg2377
Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello dg2377, thank you so much for sharing feedback on your three gorilla trek at Bwindi. So happy to hear you had an excellent trip! It was a pleasure hosting you. Regards, Edison & the team

Reviewed January 31, 2019

From the moment of first contact with Edison, we felt so looked after. He and his team showed professionalism, great organisation and reliability throughout. Seeing the Gorillas was on my list but what I didn't expect were the other experiences that came with it. Joesph...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Hello Yvonne, thank you for your kind words. I am happy to hear the trip went well. We enjoyed hosting you in Kisoro. Hope to connect again in the future! Regards, Edison

Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Edison , owner , is trust-worthy and very reliable person. He responded quickly to all my emails and queries regarding transportation to Bwindi National Park (Gorilla Treks) . Fred, tour guide , and Joseph , the driver, were very helpful, informative, and client focused. Without...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

I was very impressed with the quality of organisation, itinerary, communications with the manager, logistics with the guide and driver. Had a fantastic five day trip and everything was very well managed: from food to logistics to actual experience. Price really reasonable. 100% recommend and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Thank you for sharing feedback on your safari experience with Bamboo Ecotours! So glad you enjoyed your trip. We can't wait to host you again. Regards, Edison

Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

We absolutely loved our 5 day safari with Bamboo Eco Tours. Joseph was a wonderful guide and Herbert was an excellent driver. They shared so much knowledge with us over the 5 days and we saw lots of incredible wildlife including gorillas, lions and elephants....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Edison N, Owner at Bamboo Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Hi Emily, thanks so much for sharing the feedback on your 5 day safari. I am happy to hear you had a great trip. We equally enjoyed hosting you! Many thanks, Edison

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hurkanlinde
January 15, 2019|
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Response from Tomáš G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! we've spent 3 days with them around Kisoro. I would recommend them too, good price, great and easy communication, nice people, local company that helps local people;-)
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Hi there, I used Bamboo Ecotours in October last year, and found they were excellent. My initial communication, through to booking the tour, was with Edison. He was excellent, and put together the trip, with transport from... More
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