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Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris

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Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris Ltd, a member of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators, is one of the few accredited Tour Operator by the Uganda Ministry of Trade and Tourism. We have been in operation since 2005. We delight in providing the most...more
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Plot 448 Entebbe Kampala Road, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 0256, Uganda
+256 772 979425
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked a Gorillas Safari tour in Bwindi with pick-up in Kigali (Rwanda) and drop-off in Kampala, accommodation and meals. Furthermore our program included following special requests: _ Lake Bunyoni overnight and _ Lake Bunyoni boat tour Having been able to enquire about the prices...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JNinSA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We selected Gorilla & Wildlife Safaris after seeing their reviews on Tripadvisor and are so pleased we did. Ivan was very helpful booking and customising our itinerary and answering questions. Our driver, Kassim, was first class Always punctual, telling us and showing us so many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LizF43
Reviewed 1 week ago

We initially approached Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris to help us to organise our holiday as a result of reading good reviews. On approaching Ivan he responded immediately with a very comprehensive itinerary and we were impressed - much more so than we were with the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pam004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 9 day Gorilla and Wildlife Safari tour and would highly recommend it! The gorilla trekking was an amazing experience, we couldn’t believe how close the gorillas got. Murchison Falls was a beautiful park and we saw so many more animals than we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Calypzo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a 3-day trek from Kigali to Bwindi, and we cannot recommend this tour and this company enough. Kasim, our driver, was fantastic, and although the roads were a bit rough, everything else ran smoothly. The gorilla trek itself was incredible and truly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did a 13 day safari tour in Uganda with Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris. The scenery was stunning and so varied. The people were friendly, especially the children. The animals were amazing with such a great variety in the different areas of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The company was great at advance communication in securing the permits and arranging our pick up. Our guide, Eric, was early and ready to go. Along the drive he was friendly and informative about wildlife, Uganda history and all things along the route. In addition,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Gorillas and Wi... L, Manager at Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you CsuBunky for choosing to go with us. We are delighted knowing you enjoyed you time while in our hands and that Eric was that helpful when in need.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour operator was excellent- Ivan was very helpful in the preparation of our trip. Our guide Ahmed was really knowledgeable, friendly and funny - we joked around a lot. Certainly recommended!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Gorillas and Wi... L, Owner at Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, We were most honored to have you with us all those days! Thank you for choosing us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the 10 day habituation tour. Ivan was very helpful and responsive in our plans. Francis was our driver. Very dependable and accommodating. Overall we were very satisfied with arrangements. Everything was as described though had we known then what we know now,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I met our guide, Richard, at our hotel in Kigali, and spent five days touring through lush countryside, seeing extraordinary sites, and meeting amazing people in both Rwanda and Uganda. After five full days, we were returned to Kigali feeling like our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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May 26, 2018|
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Response from travelbug_lo | Reviewed this property |
We felt very safe. I am a 39 year old American female and would go there alone.
May 1, 2018|
Response from Gorillas and Wi... L | Property representative |
It might not be advisable. A lot of what goes on during the trek is risky for a new hip and we can't guarantee where the gorillas will be on the day you trek. Maybe on that day the location will require activity that put you... More
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Rwanda Gorilla Treks (2 Replies)
Has anyone booked and trekked through Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris LTD (Trek Gorillas) owned by Fabulous Holidays and Adventures Ltd. Considering booking through them for a trek in September and was hoping for some feed back
March 24, 2015|
Response fromugandasafaris p|
Not seen reviews about them here but can try other travel forums
Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris in Rwanda & Uganda? (14 Replies)
Has anyone had any experience with this company? Looking at their 4 day tour in Rwanda. Thank you.
August 08, 2013|
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The company based in Kampala , Ivan is very good guy and they have a pattern in Rwanda you can work with them Wishes you all the best
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Looking for people to join 12 day tour xmas and new year (5 Replies)
I am organising a tour with IVAN WASSAAKA Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris LTD / Fabulous Africa Holidays and Adventures Great reviews on here. I'm happy to travel alone but would prefer to reduce the costs and have some company. Its the 12 day safari, includes treks with rhino, chimpanzee, visiting the gorillas, waterfalls, boat safari, tree climbing lions, safari in national park...and more! The quote for me and one other is $3446 in budget accomodation. Separate rooms. Of course...More
September 04, 2018|
Response fromHappywanderer_aus|
Hey there Shaz.... too bad you’re not going October - hubby and I doing exact trip with Ivan and would have loved you on board. Enjoy your trip xx