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Kyambura Game Reserve (Kyambura Gorge)

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Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
+256 793 999252
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Kyambura Gorge just wonderful !

After a disappointing time at Kibale forest Chimpanzee Habituation we wern't expecting to much... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
dmc112
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Vancouver Island, Canada
Like being in a Tarzan movie

We had a very positive experience with this trek. First of all the view from the platform at the... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Meghan K
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After a disappointing time at Kibale forest Chimpanzee Habituation we wern't expecting to much... boy was i wrong. It's a smaller ran guided tour to see the chimps. We went mid afternoon and were the only two there. We had a ranger and a local...More

Thank dmc112
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We had a very positive experience with this trek. First of all the view from the platform at the top of the gorge was dramatic, with mist and the sound of rushing water. Then we met our guide, Ruth, who was a very knowledgable and...More

Thank Meghan K
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The chimpanzee tracking hike does not take that long and is not particularly difficult, but one does risk spending 150$ per person and seeing no chimps, as only a small number live in the Gorge. We got to watch one male chimp in a tree...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

its one of amazing place to do chimpanzee tracking which involves hiking and serious physical. the rates are very low $50pp, compared to Kibale $150 pp however there are only 15 chimps here. you can include it on your safari to Queen Elizabetb NP

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We did see chimps but in fig tree feeding. The walking was on paths and fairly flat. we saw some other wildlife hippos and various monkeys . It is sad that now this population is so detached from others that inbreeding is becoming a problem...More

Thank 364tilley
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is a great park you can drive around on your own without a guide, though a guide can help find places the animals tend to hang out. Of course, there are never any guarantees with wild animals. We did a few self-drives as well...More

Thank Tandroy F
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We enjoyed a 2-hour boat ride in which we saw numerous animals: elephants, hippos, deer, buffalo, etc. It was fun to watch them drinking and swimming.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Queen Elizabeth National Park previously known as the Kazinga National Park is believed to be Uganda’s most visited park The park is home to elephants, hippos, buffaloes, antelopes and a wide variety of birds. It is also famous for chimp trekking and tree climbing lions...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We went on a morning chimp tracking excursion into the gorge. Steep trail into the gorge proved to be worth the trip when we found a few chimps up in the trees after about an hour. The hike back up out of the gorge was...More

Thank Suet910
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

When I was there, I was all alone. No other tourist had been there that day. The warden told me, that there is normally only one or two groups visiting this place. So I had the guide just for me and that was an unbelievable...More

Thank truth B
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paisley k
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Response from soniaroberts05 | Reviewed this property |
We went to both places last year. Our journey was specifically to see the Gorillas. This is a trip of a lifetime, and the experience will stay with you forever. QENP is nice and the views from the lodges are stunning, but... More
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