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Encounter Africa Safaris

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Gorilla Tracking Uganda safaris is dedicated to responsible and affordable Gorilla safaris to Rwanda and Uganda. Encounter Africa Safaris provides reliable information about Rwanda Gorilla treks (Volcanoes National Park, Uganda Gorilla treks (Bwindi...more
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Plot 14 Lugard Avenue, Entebbe 31301, Uganda
+256 705 270714
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All reviews great communication gorilla trekking white water rafting bucket list through customs booking process great guide bwindi impenetrable national park amazing experience boat cruise awesome staff rwenzori view of queen elizabeth national park within an hour driver jason favorite park world heritage site
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We got picked up in Kigali and dropped off the next day back in Kigali. Despite it being a short trip, it was worth it! Seeing the gorillas was amazing and the accommodations had an amazing view. Our driver/tour guide was also very helpful and...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very good guide and driver, Silas. He got us to our destinations safely and on time. He was a great spotter of animals and spotted the African Big 5 and many of Ugandan's birds. Great lodging. Good Food. Traveled during the off season and still...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FarAway171659
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked by email for the Gorilla tour in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda through Rwanda. Paid for the tour through EFT and everything was organised as agreed. We were promptly picked at the airport in Kigali by our very capable driver, Jason and driven...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We signed up for an 8 day safari with gorilla tracking, chimpanzee tracking, Ishasha tree climbing lions and game and boat drives in the Queen Elizabeth Park (QEP). Not explicitly mentioned in our itineraries, we also ended up doing 3 community walks which were a...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank reynalolo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time experiencing Uganda with Encounter Africa Safaris. Our tour guide was very knowledge of the area and the itinerary was well planned and tailored to our preferences.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Encounter Africa Safaris provided a great experience from start to finish. They were very prompt responding to questions before we went on our trip and then everything was as described from pick up and transportation, border crossings, lodgings, gorilla trek, and transportation back to the...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Go41581096092
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a few weeks of internet research and communication with local Uganda tour operators, we chose Encounter Africa due to the positive reviews and prompt and thorough communication from Chris at the headquarters. We booked a trip from Kigali to Bwindi, with accommodations at Chameleon...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jordan1201
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

BOOK YOUR SAFARI WITH ENCOUNTER AFRICA!! We had the trip of a lifetime. All the staff were incredibly helpful, with very rapid responses. Our guide Patrick picked us up from the airport and we had an incredible 19 days with him. He was friendly, knowledgeable,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Passport60166872483
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very felxiable and accommodating. Great communication throughout, friendly and happy to help at anytime. The Safari was amazing, superb places and great guide.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a solo trip (joined a group) to see the Gorillas in Bwindi. Ivan picked me up from where I was staying (on time!) and we met the rest of the group and Steven, who was our guide, along the way. Everything was well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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