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Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre

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The Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (Entebbe Zoo) is located 15 minutes from Entebbe International Airport, 36 kilometers from Uganda's capital Kampala. The centre cares for rescued animals, often victims of bush meat trade, habitat...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Plot 56/7 Lugard Avenue, Entebbe, Uganda
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not a massive fan of Zoos so I was quite skeptical about visiting this one but I had heard and seen quite good reports. I was really suprised at how green and lush the cages were and in what good condition the animals...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank winter28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great visit to the center. The behind the scenes tour is worth the money. Dan our guide did a great job in explaining and giving us the opportunity to touch and feed the many animals. Highly recommend to family and all

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank joecanarsi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice private tour.... thought the cheetah wasnt available the day I went. I did the private tour .

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not a big zoo fan in counties where there is so much wildlife jumping from every corner. Getting there if you are in Kampala can be a hassle, and there are more than a few empty compounds/cages. Why did put a golf course...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019

I have heard other people crave to share space up close with the wild animals in vain. Visit UWEC in Uganda for a picnic with the best! The attendants care about your safety, providing knowledgeable insights into each species of animals. From Amphibians to reptiles,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Immaculate N
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

Good habitat for primates , I also enjoyed seeing lions at a close range. From a tour operator point of view this conservation area is good for people who don't enjoy travelling long distances to track game. Thirdly it's close to the international airport and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

This place was an excellent experience if you pay for the behind the scenes experience. It shows you all the animals and allows you to learn about them in a way no otherwise possible

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 658adeelz
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Great conservation and habitat for animals. its got a great range of learning as its an educational center.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful place for meetings, conferences, workshops,parties, wedding reception and otherget together soon.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Bibian B
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

We had a very nice tour with a guide. He knew a lot about the animals. We would recommend this zoo. It takes around two hours to visit. You can also rent a lodge with breakfast with entrance to the zoo. Nanette from the Netherlands.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Kelvin C
May 20, 2019|
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Response from Bibian B | Reviewed this property |
Ugandan pay Ugx 10,000 for adults and children 12 and below it should be about half the price.
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December 26, 2018|
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Response from GeoffCarpentier | Reviewed this property |
The "regular" fee is $10 US to go onto the grounds but that only gets you to some general areas where you look at the animals in the distance in cages or through thick mesh. Instead we paid $70 USD per person to go inside... More
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