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Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

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P. O. Box 124, Kisoro, Uganda
+256 486 430098
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Life changing experience

Beyond breathtaking. I want to be an animal conservationist now. The Gorillas were so peaceful and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lauren W
beautiful place to see the golden monkeys

We spent a couple of days here after our gorilla hike in Rwanda. Here at Mgahinga, we did the trek... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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P. O. Box 124, Kisoro, Uganda
+256 486 430098
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beyond breathtaking. I want to be an animal conservationist now. The Gorillas were so peaceful and beautiful. It was worth every penny of the pricey visa.

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We spent a couple of days here after our gorilla hike in Rwanda. Here at Mgahinga, we did the trek to see the golden monkeys and also (separately) to hike with the Batwa tribe. The Batwa experience was very interesting. I thought it would be...More

Thank kittyhead
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We were briefed by the head guide before we set off. We were put into groups and briefed again. We were lead by a guide and police. The trek was exciting as it was up the mountainside with the guide really actually chopping down our...More

Thank aands60
Reviewed 20 November 2017

There is so much to do in this park: Gorilla tracking, Golden Monkey Tracking, hiking to Sabinyo Gorge, to Mount Gahinga, and two other volcanoes, and more. The guides are excellent, and so are the trackers. These people really believe in what they are doing....More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My wife and I spent 2 days at the Park - 1 doing a day climb up Mount Sanyinyo Volcano and 1 day doing a Golden Monkey Trek. The guides and porters were amazing people who were very friendly and informative about the Park, Uganda...More

1  Thank ahughes3466
Reviewed 6 November 2017

My wife and I visited Mgahinga Gorilla National Park to fulfil a lifetimes ambition to see Mountain Gorillas. We were not disappointed and indeed our 2 days trekking in the park will remain one of the best things that we have ever done! We were...More

Thank tsavoman
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The gorilla's were wonderful and the way up towards them was a real experience. It was a difficult trail but I wouldn't have want to have missed it.

Thank Ton V
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Seeing the magnificent gorillas was the experience of a lifetime. Spending an hour with them, watching their interactions with each other and with the silver backs was something I’ll never forget. And watching two baby gorillas playing...priceless! Having said that, please know your fitness level...More

Thank nxmail
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The Park is beautiful now and to think that 200 years ago or something like that, the park was destroyed as the communities started to expand to this region, they cut trees for their crops and so on. The government started the reconstruction works some...More

Thank brendis77
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Spending a hour with the magnificent gorillas was the most incredible experience. I soon forgot about the arduous trek through the dense forest, scrambling up and down steep inclines. It takes a lot of strenuous effort but is so worth it. Hire a porter -...More

Thank CINTraveler
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Response from Ton V | Reviewed this property |
We paid €300,- pp. Because our travel agent celebrated it's 20 year in business we were able to buy two for the price of one though.. It is certainly worth the money because nearly all of it goes to the protection of these... More
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Response from adam11111 | Reviewed this property |
500 USD in low season and 750 USD in high season, I went in November and paid 500 USD, plus transfers etc