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Nkuringo Walking Safaris

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I left my heart there

My walking safari with Nkuringo has been one of the best experiences of my life. I started in... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
simone d
Genoa, Italy
Great Gorilla Trekking & so close!

Incredible experience. Trekkers found their sleeping area & then we could follow the broken trees... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Carol P
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Nkuringo Walking Safaris was established in 2007 as sustainable tourism initiative to develop a team of local guides with the premise of establishing a simply gorgeous multiday trek between the hamlet of Buhoma on the north side of the Bwindi Forest...more
Plot 34 Kitinda Sos Zone - Entebbe - Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 000256, Uganda
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

My walking safari with Nkuringo has been one of the best experiences of my life. I started in Kigali, visited the Genocide Memorial then moved (by car) to Mgahinga, where I spent two days trekking on the volcanoes and tracking golden monkeys. After that, together...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Incredible experience. Trekkers found their sleeping area & then we could follow the broken trees to see them for the day. Family of 22 gorillas of all ages. Took our teenage kids & we all had a great time. Hiking can be a bit difficult,...More

Thank Carol P
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We did a 14days tour through Uganda. The mixture of game drive and walking was as suitable as the chosen accomondations. Our guide and driver John was very professional, higly motivated and was always looking for finding the best for us! We even took 3...More

Thank Alessandra v
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We hired Moses of Nkuringo walking Safaris to guide us on a hike to Suma falls. The hike was beautiful and rigorous. The falls were a great site! We also stopped in a local community to sample their banana gin! A fun 1/2 day activity...More

Thank Hillary R
Reviewed 29 June 2018

My husband and I recently went gorilla trekking in Bwindi. Since I wanted to see two groups in two different locations, our travel agent recommended staying at Mahogany Springs Lodge in Buhoma, Nkuringo Gorilla Lodge in Nkuringo, and then trekking between the two lodges. This...More

Thank Floridian2014
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I started planning my trip with Lydia and her team many months in advance. Lydia was very patient and helpful while we sorted out the perfect itinerary to make my Virunga Circuit experience the best. From the time I was picked up at the airport...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We just got back from a gorilla trek with Nkuringo and it was amazing! Prior to the trip the communication and work with Lydia and Esther was great. We booked about four months in advance. We arrived and departed from Kigali and our driver Julius...More

Thank Lex2
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I booked a trip for my friends through Nkuringo and based on feedback from them, I can say that their trip was nearly perfect. Lodging and food was good and they spotted 4-5 gorillas. The only minor complaint is that their car broke down on...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

We visited Uganda with Nkuringo in late November. Initially this was a one week trip following some business commitments and Lydia worked really hard to fit in all the things we wanted to do - gorillas, tree climbing lions, chimps - into the time available....More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I found Nkuringo looking for a mountain Gorilla trek. What I found was a group that planned my entire 2 weeek trip in East Africa and every day was better than the last. Thank you Lydia, Patrik and Esther for my forever memories.

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Ted W
3 July 2015|
Response from NkuringoGorillaLodge | Property representative |
Hello Ted, Sorry for the delay in response. The age limit for the Gorilla tracking is 15years. There are other activities that children under 15 years can participate in whilst staying with us at Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla... More