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Troop to the Gorillas

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Cost/day $120
+ $750 Gorilla & Chimp Permit
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Starts
Kampala
+2 Destinations
Gorilla Trek
Ends
Kampala
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Highlights

  • Visit the Ugandan countryside
  • Watch for chimpanzees
  • Trek to discover gorillas in Lake Bunyonyi
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Camping
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Private Vehicle
Travel style
Safari, Adventure, Wildlife
Start and end in Kampala! With the safari tour Troop to the Gorillas, you have a 6 day tour package taking you through Kampala, Uganda and 2 other destinations in Uganda. Troop to the Gorillas includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • Troop to the Gorillas reviewer 1
    Written on June 8, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Liz Is amazing. So full of caring and love. She was an absolute pleasure to have as a guide. Miss you Liz!
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  • K
    Written on June 2, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    This tour was so amazing, I would do it again in a heartbeat! Sammy is simply the best guide out there!
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  • A
    Written on June 2, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Everything about this tour was wonderful! Would do it again in a heartbeat! Sammy is the best!
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park
  2. Day 2: Queen Elizabeth National Park, Chimpanzee Trek
  3. Day 3: Queen Elizabeth National Park to Lake Bunyonyi
  4. Day 4: Lake Bunyonyi, Gorilla Trek
  5. Day 5: Lake Bunyonyi
  6. Day 6: Lake Bunyonyi to Kampala

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  • Accommodation

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  • Meals

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  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
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Questions & Answers

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  • Are all permit prices included in the price?

    The permits for the gorilla and the chimpanzee represent an additional charge.

  • Any information about the Gorilla and Chimpanzee permits?

    GORILLA AND CHIMPANZEE PERMITS:
    The Uganda Wildlife Authority imposes strict regulations regarding the gorilla trekking permits. One of these is that permits must be booked and paid in advance. In order for us to do this we must collect your permit money, in addition to your normal deposit, at the time of booking. Like your deposit, the permit money is not refundable if you cancel your tour. On rare occasions, subject to permit availability, we may purchase trekking permits to view the gorillas in neighbouring Rwanda.

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  • Annie14th May 2018
    Exactly what they say ", booking tours made easy "! I asked for their valuable experience back in 2017 and I was fully satisfied. Highly recommended!

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About the countries

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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 Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Meningococcal meningitis
Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
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.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Kampala.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Acacia Adventure Holidays to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $300 to confirm this Acacia Adventure Holidays booking. The remaining balance is then payable 56 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 14 December 2018 the full payment of $718 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 56 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $718 for Troop to the Gorillas, but the deposit of $300 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Acacia Adventure Holidays tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 763 km.
  • Kampala (Uganda)
  • 290 km
  • Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda)
  • 126 km
  • Lake Bunyonyi (Uganda)
  • 347 km
  • Kampala (Uganda)

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