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Gecko Safaris - Day Tours

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Super (packed) weekend, and great time with Ben!

Two colleagues and found we'd have a free weekend in Kampala and hoped to do a combined Murchison... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
enamey
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Incredible Safari with Gecko Safaris

We first exchanged emails with roughly 40 tour companies in Uganda before selecting Gecko safaris... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
JRENZPI65
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Berlin, Germany
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kampala, Uganda
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"exceeded our expectations"
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"felt safe"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two colleagues and found we'd have a free weekend in Kampala and hoped to do a combined Murchison Falls/Budongo Forest adventure during that brief period. I emailed a request outlining our dates and desired activities (see the falls and safari at Murchison, track chimps in...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We first exchanged emails with roughly 40 tour companies in Uganda before selecting Gecko safaris. We zeroed to Gecko safaris because of how swift was Monica, replied to our inquiries and all information given was reliable. They put together an amazing itinerary and then were...More

Thank JRENZPI65
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Fabby is an excellent manager but we're far from happy with our guide, Ben, in our 12 days tour. Enjoy Uganda is a wonderful country

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Just had an amazing trip on DRC Congo in the western part Goma. We used Gecko Safaris Africa (the one and only) which is highly recommended for such trips in Congo DRC.  Our local guide (Chidega) is highly knowledgeable about Congo DRC because he's born...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

My wife and I booked a 2 1/2-week tour through Uganda for spring 2018 in autumn 2017. We were asked to paid a deposit at the time of booking which we did. By the end of 2017 we unfortunately had to cancel our trip due...More

2  Thank thomasboecker
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We booked with Gecko safaris a perfect Gorilla,Chimpanzees,nyiragongo,nature and wildlife safari in Rwanda, Uganda and Congo DRC after comparing with a few other tour operators in Rwanda and Uganda. Monica and Fabby are always very quick in responding to emails and straight to point- in...More

Thank sseguya i
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We used Gecko Safaris in March 2018 for our trip to Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. They were very helpful to organize the trip for us and very willing to change the whole schedule around again when we requested to change...More

Thank Leandri P
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We used Gecko safaris Africa when visited Rwanda and Uganda in feb 2018. Everything about the trip went well. Gecko safaris was responsive from day one to the last day of the tour and very flexible when i emailed them to switch our last day...More

Thank TILLY T
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We had a great experience with Gecko Safaris. Fabby is really helpful and he responds almost immediately to every question you have. We did gorilla trekking and also a 10 day customised tour of Uganda. I would highly recommend them, and they were also quite...More

Thank preeya111
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Congratulations to Monica and her excellent team at Gecko safaris. Thanks to their experience and quality of service we had an extraordinary journey over 13 days and estimated 4.000 km on and off the road in Rwanda , Uganda and Congo. All was well organised...More

Thank Esther A
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