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The Gibbon Experience

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We did the Classic tour so 3 days of hiking and zipping through the jungle. We were in Treehouse 1... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Montreal, Canada

The views are out of this world. What an experience.... our guides where great. We felt totally... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday

We did the Classic tour so 3 days of hiking and zipping through the jungle. We were in Treehouse 1, which I think is the nicest one. It is the biggest with 4 levels so it offers separate sleeping areas compared to all the guest...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TnT1999
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The views are out of this world. What an experience.... our guides where great. We felt totally safe throughout the trip. The only thing that I would say, which I didn’t read in the reviews is that there is steep walk to the zip wires...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MelTumkennedy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing 3-day hiking and zip lining. Great views of the Lao forest. Our guides, Noushong and Nengva, were very helpful, fun, and great hosts.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank daytonm2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the Waterfall experience on boxing day for 3 days/2nights. I loved every part of the Gibbon Experience. The guides were great and kept us so entertained. Our accomodation in the treehouse was an amazing experience and there was so much ziplining, the guides...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank claudz22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went for the three day waterfall trip around Christmas and we absolutely loved it! What the Gibbons Experience has managed to put in place is very very impressive. The trekking and zip lining was a perfect mix of both beautiful and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank veronicae490
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gibbon experience is well worth it if you like zip lines and tree houses. Not a lot of information given by the guides about the program or the gibbons. Food started out great but deteriorated over time...it seemed like we got some leftovers with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aaronh713
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did the waterfall tour. Great treehouses, great food, great guide. One star off because we didn't see any gibbons (they seem to be mostly available in rainy season). 1 star off because ziplines were all the same & very lame (you had to pull...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank carlhollenstein
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

I had done large ziplines before so initially felt the price was high. But after reaching the Tree house it was clear we had made the right decision. I would definitely suggest this as stop when youre in Laos.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NorthStar53606661608
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We just got back from the 3 day classic gibbon experience. We had an amazing time trekking, zipping through the jungle and sleeping in both treehouse 7 and treehouse 1, with 6 of us in total. We didn't see the gibbons but were lucky enough...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Bex1-Uk
Reviewed 9 December 2018

I can't say enough good things about the gibbon experience! The scenery is amazing, guides are lovely and the treehouses! the treehouses were awesome! It seems expensive, but it's totally worth it! If you're on the fence DO IT. Also, I'm probably the worst hiker...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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9 January 2019|
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Response from veronicae490 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Happy to see you are going to the Gibbon Experience. I hope you like it as much as my husband and I did. Regarding your question, I’m not a lawyer so I’m not sure where legally this type of paperwork would stand, but... More
30 December 2018|
Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
We recently done the Classic Tour and can assure you that the Gibbon Experience is a highly professional operation from start to finish. All participants are given a safety talk in town before going to the rainforest and... More