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Parque Nacional Da Gorongosa

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Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique
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A Classic, Recovering after years of War

PN Gorongosa, and parks such as Zambia's Luangwa, offer the game viewing experience of Kruger or... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Irlantilainen
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Helsinki, Finland
They are trying hard

Not a bad place to visit once you already are in Mozambique. If you are not coming from Beira or... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
ViktorMH
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Lagos
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Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

PN Gorongosa, and parks such as Zambia's Luangwa, offer the game viewing experience of Kruger or Serengeti but with a far less sanitised and crowded ambience. Make the effort to get here, and you will have experienced Africa.

Thank Irlantilainen
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Not a bad place to visit once you already are in Mozambique. If you are not coming from Beira or Chimoio, it is a long and strenuous drive - road conditions are quite bad in certain areas along the way. Gorongosa is still far from...More

1  Thank ViktorMH
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Please see my review of Gorongosa Montebello Lodge. The highlight of my stay was viewing the many arms of the restoration project. The philosophy of the Restoration Project is that to restore the Park to its pre civil war splendor, not only the animals must...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

During our 4-week African adventure, we spent a week at Gorongosa National Park. This was our second trip to East Africa. We’ve stayed in quite a few lodges in Botswana, Rwanda, Tanzania and Zimbabwe and we’ve spent about ten weeks on safaris watching and photographing...More

3  Thank Bill V
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Not to compare with others but at a good start. Game drives are a lot of fun and each one, the morning and the afternoon, have their own attractions.

1  Thank Ralf_Wilhelm
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

You'll read in guides that the wildlife in this park is not what it used to be and that may be true, but life is bouncing back and Mozambique and the Carr Foundation are doing an amazing job. They need tourist support. You'll see lots...More

1  Thank yulcdg
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great experience! We did 2 safari drive and saw lots of animals and the guides were very helpful. Our stay at the Montebelo was exceptional and we would recomend the experience to anyone.

2  Thank runsofia
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

The positives We spent three days at the park after it was recommended by a fellow overlander. We were fortunate to see lions on two occasions, elephants, varied bird life and numerous impala, waterbuck and wart hogs. The game drives were interesting and the guides...More

1  Thank AndrewD D
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Gorongosa is one of the most beautiful parks I have been to. It offers an amazing diversity of landscapes. First time we did a game drive between palm trees. The vegetation makes you work to find all there is to see and the guides are...More

Thank MartySmits
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Gorongosa National Park is recovering after a long period of civil war. And it does so in a spectacular way. In this park is not so easy to meet animals like in Kruger or Hwange, but these meetings are much more exciting. It's beautiful to...More

Thank Bartosz B
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Lucía S
25 January 2018|
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Hello Lucia. I'm planning to go to Gorongosa in August too ( from 2/8 to 5/8). I've booked 3 nights in Montebelo lodge & Safari in Chitengo and I'm looking for other people to share price of activities in the Park.
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