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Rwanda Gorilla Trek - Day Tours

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Musanze District, Huye 250, Rwanda
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If you are looking for a life time experience, do not miss this visit. You will wake up early in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nathalie S
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New York City, New York
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Experience of a lifetime!!

I got quotes from 3-4 gorilla trek companies before choosing Rwanda Gorilla Trek. I chose them... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
EastCoastNewbie50
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Reston, Virginia
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Musanze District, Huye 250, Rwanda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a life time experience, do not miss this visit. You will wake up early in the morning , dress up appropriately. After a briefing you will dive in a bambou forest and in the jungle. If you are not the...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I got quotes from 3-4 gorilla trek companies before choosing Rwanda Gorilla Trek. I chose them for a couple of different reasons.....price was definitely a big factor, as they were 30% less than their competition, and the lodges they included in their quote were both...More

Thank EastCoastNewbie50
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Being in Rwanda itself, visiting the Genocide Museum , walking in the villages, meeting locals was in itself an incredible experience. It ran the gamut of emotions from deep sorrow to laughter and joy. Trekking the volcano mountains to see the Silverback gorillas was beyond...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

This trip was probably the best we have ever taken and we have been around the world. It was incredibly organized and the gorillas were way better than I could have ever imagined. Maggie at the office was awesome. She was always there to answer...More

1  Thank Rachel B
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I echo the other reviewers here. Maggie was a fantastic, responsive coordinator. So much so, that she booked us over the phone with 24 hours notice. And Jackson was a fantastic guide & driver. We wanted 2 days, 1 night, leaving from Kigali, seeing monkeys...More

1  Thank Anay S
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We took the trek, by leaving at 4 AM from Kigali Hotel to the Volcano mountain. 8 of us were paired to track a family of gorillas, guided by a very knowledgeable and helpful Augustin and a few porters. We took the medium difficulty level....More

Thank DesiVJ
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Ditto the previous reviews - Maggie was extremely helpful during the booking process. Jackson collected me from the Hotel at 4.30am - he was a careful driver and informative companion. This day was truly an experience of a lifetime for me - close proximity to...More

Thank DianeinNamibia
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Early start with a 4:30am pick-up from our Kigali hotel. Our driver Jackson was extremely polite, friendly, helpful and informative. We were driven 2 hours to the Volcano mountains, met up with our guide and the four other people who were to be in our...More

Thank np123452017
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

I can't have enough good things to say about Rwanda Gorilla Trek! Do not confuse this group with Gorilla Trek Africa. Gorilla Trek Africa is a much better known, and more expensive, tour group. We were able to save several hundred dollars and get better...More

3  Thank ut_jd
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I did a 2 day gorilla trekking with one day Kigali city tour. Mrs Maggie from the company was very helpful and my deiver and guide Mr Jackson was just perfect. Could not ask more. All the organisation and programme was flawless.

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Alexander K
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We booked through our Travel Company... &Beyond
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yes - but I can't put an email address on this answer (TripAdvisor rules) you can reach her through the info email contact at their website. or she is on whats app if you have her phone number
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