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Nkuringo Walking Safaris

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Plot 34 Kitinda Sos Zone - Entebbe - Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 000256, Uganda
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Outstanding Customer Service!

I started planning my trip with Lydia and her team many months in advance. Lydia was very patient... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
Nancy C
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Cuchara, Colorado
Amazing adventure!

We just got back from a gorilla trek with Nkuringo and it was amazing! Prior to the trip the... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Lex2
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Paris, France
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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 National Park and the town of Kisoro in South Western Uganda. Nkuringo Walking Safaris is a fully registered member of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators – AUTO; a one stop shop with Entebbe home / office base with our own fleet of 4x4 safari Land cruiser vehicles to support our safari programs. As a tour operator we are certainly more flexible than most and ready to work in partnership to deliver a fully tailor-made proposal for you. Why Nkuringo Walking Safaris Our team Our team consists of passionate Travel Consultants that will share both your enthusiasm for travel and lust for adventure. Because of their own extensive experience in the destinations that we offer, they will assist you in making your safari and travel experience an unforgettable event. Social Responsibility Nkuringo Walking Safaris works in partnership with the Nkuringo Youth initiative Foundation to bring about sustainable development in the communities through local skills development The company operates tours in Uganda and Rwanda. Our ranges of services include; Tailor made Safaris, Adventure travel, Biking Safaris, Walking Safaris and Luxury safaris.
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Plot 34 Kitinda Sos Zone - Entebbe - Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 000256, Uganda
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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

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

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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

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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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Reviewed 3 September 2017

I visited Uganda with Nkuringo in September of 2010 and often reflect on the experience. Robert and Lydia took such care to make sure everything was perfect - they immediately treated me as one of their own and I particularly appreciated it because I was...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2017

We can't say enough about this tour group! We worked w/ Lydia and Esther for only one month to get our itinerary set to our liking. They were very willing to work along w/ us to come up w/ a trip that worked for us...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

We traveled with Nkuringo for a 14 day safari. Lydia and Esther were very quick to respond to emails and sent very detailed itineraries and pricing sheets. They made quick work of any changes or questions that we had. We used another TO on a...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Lydia, the managing director, made sure to meet all of our requests concerning the itinerary, expectations and comfort. She was also extremely responsive and accommodating with some last minute or ongoing itinerary change requests. The vehicle provided was in great shape and just right for...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

stunning views of the 7 volcanoes dotted across the forest, incredible staff, lovely simple food, excellent manager Fabrizio! Perry the asst manager does everything! they were rebuilding lounge kitchen, andd were working out of a temp kitchen. truly inspiring! will definitely recommend.

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Ted W
3 July 2015|
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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
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