BEST SELECTION & PRICESBEST SELECTIONBEST PRICESTRUSTED PAYMENTS

Gorilla Encounter

Save up to 75% across the globe
ends on 26 Sep 2018
Days
14
Our saving
$103
From
US $ 1,547
Cost/day $111
+ $160 Adventure Pass
Check availability
24/7 Customer SupportAsk a question
This tour is operated by
Gorilla Encounter - Topdeck
Gorilla Encounter - Topdeck
Excellent
1 review
Starts
Nairobi
+8 Destinations
Gorilla Trek
Ends
Nairobi
Map

Highlights

  • Visit Nakuru National park - home of Flamingos, buffalos and rhinos
  • Trek the Kyambura in search of Chimanzees
  • Trek the National Park looking for mountain Gorillas
  • Get your adrenaline pumping with mountain biking or white water rafting
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Camping
Transportation
Jeep & 4WD, Overland Truck
Physical Rating
Active
Travel style
Wildlife
Start and end in Nairobi! With the wildlife tour Gorilla Encounter, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through Nairobi, Kenya and 6 other destinations in Africa. Gorilla Encounter is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

1 Review

Excellent
100%
Good
0%
Average
0%
Rather Poor
0%
Bad
0%
Write a review
  • Gorilla Encounter reviewer 1
    Written on June 2, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Sam was amazing. My african trip was everything I'd hoped for and I can't wait to come back :)
    Show detailed ratings

Itinerary

Download PDF Brochure
  1. Introduction
  2. Expand all
  1. Day 1: Nairobi, Kenya to Lake Nakuru National Park
  2. Day 2: Lake Nakuru National Park to Eldoret Park
  3. Day 3: Eldoret to Kampala, Uganda
  4. Day 4: Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park
  5. Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park
  6. Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park to Lake Bunyonyi Park
  7. Day 7: Lake Bunyonyi
  8. Day 8: Lake Bunyonyi
  9. Day 9: Lake Bunyonyi to Kampala
  10. Day 10: Kampala to Jinja
  11. Day 11: Jinja
  12. Day 12: Jinja
  13. Day 13: Jinja to Eldoret, Kenya
  14. Day 14: Eldoret to Nairobi

What's included

Expand all
  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional Extras
Download PDF Brochure

Video

Africa: Why you should go to Africa

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • What is the local payment?

    The local payment for Gorilla Encounter by Topdeck is a compulsory cost that is paid upon arrival to your local tour guide.

    Your guide will use the amount to cover food purchases, camping costs and other local activities mentioned in the tour itinerary.

    The other added benefit is that It also allows you to save part of the full tour price amount until the tour departs, instead of paying for the full trip upfront.

Ask a question

What are people saying about TourRadar?

  • Shereen22nd June 2018
    It is a great site for looking at different offers. I am very excited about my upcoming trip later down in the year. I have recommended TourRadar to friends and family who want to travel. It is simple to book and secure tours. The communication is fast from tour companies which are needed when considering investments such as tours.

Availability

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Gorilla Encounter

Select Departure Month
  • Upcoming departures
  • October 2018
  • November 2018
  • December 2018
  • January 2019
  • February 2019
  • March 2019
  • April 2019
  • May 2019
  • June 2019
  • July 2019
  • August 2019
  • September 2019
  • October 2019
  • November 2019
  • December 2019
STARTENDSEATS LEFTSAVE NOW PRICE
  • Saturday
    Oct 13, 2018
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Oct 26, 2018
    to Nairobi
    4 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Oct 20, 2018
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Nov 2, 2018
    to Nairobi
    4 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Nov 10, 2018
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Nov 23, 2018
    to Nairobi
    4 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Nov 17, 2018
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Nov 30, 2018
    to Nairobi
    Only 3 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Dec 8, 2018
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Dec 21, 2018
    to Nairobi
    0 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Dec 15, 2018
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Dec 28, 2018
    to Nairobi
    Only 3 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Jan 5, 2019
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Jan 18, 2019
    to Nairobi
    4 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Jan 12, 2019
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Jan 25, 2019
    to Nairobi
    Only 1 seat left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Feb 2, 2019
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Feb 15, 2019
    to Nairobi
    4 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
  • Saturday
    Feb 9, 2019
    from Nairobi
    14 Days
    Friday
    Feb 22, 2019
    to Nairobi
    4 seats left
    $103
    USD $1,547
    + $160 Adventure Pass
    Based on Camping Africa Per Person
Show more departures

Monthly price comparison

About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

S
Shilling
Kenya and Uganda

Plugs & Adapters

Kenya and Uganda

Visa

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.

Vaccinations

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. Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Uganda. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Nairobi.
Max group size
24 is the maximum group size for Gorilla Encounter.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Topdeck to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm this Topdeck booking. The remaining balance is then payable 47 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 6 November 2018 the full payment of $1,547 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 47 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1547 for Gorilla Encounter, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Topdeck tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,884 km.
  • Nairobi (Kenya)
  • 122 km
  • Lake Nakuru (Kenya)
  • 137 km
  • Eldoret (Kenya)
  • 301 km
  • Kampala (Uganda)
  • 290 km
  • Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda)
  • 126 km
  • Lake Bunyonyi (Uganda)
  • 347 km
  • Kampala (Uganda)
  • 74 km
  • Jinja (Uganda)
  • 229 km
  • Eldoret (Kenya)
  • 259 km
  • Nairobi (Kenya)

Why book with TourRadar

Best Price Guarantee
If you book with TourRadar and within 24 hours you find a better price than $1,547 for the same tour, TourRadar will pay you the difference
Safely book online
All your details are safely protected by a secure connection
2,491 tours in Africa
covered by 138 different operators in Africa
No Cancellation Fee
TourRadar does not charge any additional cancellation fees. You can cancel the tour up to 47 days prior to the departure date.
1 Genuine Review
All reviews are verified from travellers who went on Gorilla Encounter