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Gorillas & Plains - Encounters Travel
14 days

Gorillas & Plains

Start and end in Nairobi
Tour Operator:
Encounters Travel
Max group size:
20
Age range:
15 to 75
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
45613
Private available:
From
US $2,955
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    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

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Itinerary

Start and end in Nairobi! With the Adventure tour Gorillas & Plains, you have a 14 days tour package taking you through Nairobi, Kenya and 8 other destinations in Africa. Gorillas & Plains includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Nairobi to the Masai Mara
  2. Day 2: Exploring the Masai Mara
  3. Day 3: Travel to Lake Nakuru
  4. Day 4: Lake Nakuru to Jinja
  5. Day 5: Jinja to Masindi and the Murchison Falls National Park
  6. Day 6: Chimp Trek and boat cruise in Budongo Central Forest Reserve
  7. Day 7: Lake Mburo
  8. Day 8: Crossing the Equator towards Lake Bunyonyi
  9. Day 9: Gorilla Trekking and Lake Bunyonyi
  10. Day 10: Gorilla trekking and Lake Bunyonyi
  11. Day 11: Lake Bunyonyi to Kampala
  12. Day 12: Free time for activities in Jinja
  13. Day 13: Back to Kenya
  14. Day 14: Finish in Nairobi
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
3 nights
Camping
4 nights
Lodge
1 night
Resort
5 nights

Customer Reviews

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    · March 1st, 2018
    Disappointed. Guides didn't provide much information, transportation was uncomfortable. Most of the hotels were cheap( no shampoo and one old towel) and needed renovation. Actual itinerary was different from the one which was provided prior departure(... Show more
    Trip date: January 2018

Dates & Availability

14 days
Gorillas & Plains
From Nairobi to Nairobi
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    8 Mar, 2021
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    Sunday
    21 Mar, 2021
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    18 Apr, 2021
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    19 Apr, 2021
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    2 May, 2021
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    3 May, 2021
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    17 May, 2021
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    30 May, 2021
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    8 Aug, 2021
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    29 Aug, 2021
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Good to Know

  • Currency
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    Kenyan Shilling
    Kenya
    Sh
    Uganda Shilling
    Uganda
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for type G.

    Type G
    Kenya and Uganda
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Kenya and Uganda. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Recommended for Kenya. Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Uganda. Ideally 10 days before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before May 2nd, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after May 2nd, 2021, a minimum payment of $50 is required to confirm your booking with Encounters Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Encounters Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "Encounters Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
  • Cancellation Policy
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