Your 3 day Rwanda gorilla tour is remarkably one, you will have a rare encouter to visit Volcanoes National Park also called Parc Des Volcans, northwest of Rwanda. Gorilla tracking is only conducted in Volcanoes National Park; Bwindi National Park and Mgahinga National Park in Uganda; Virunga National Park in the DR Congo. This tour involves hiking via the Volcanoes National Park’s spectacular and dense tropical rain forest to see a group of mountain gorillas in the wild.
Departure & Return Location
Kigali International Airport
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Gorilla Trekking Permit
2 Nights Hotel Accomodation
All transportation in destination location
Guide Service Fee
Air Tickets & Visa Fees
Any Private Expenses
What to Expect
Your 3 days Rwanda Gorilla Habituation tour will include;
Kigali City Tour
A visit to genocide memorial site at Kigali
Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Golden Monkey Tracking in Volcanoes National Park
Transfer back to the Country Capital Kigali
Day 1Kigali City Tour and a transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Early in the morning you will have breakfast and after, be driven for memorable city tour in Kigali. You will first pay a visit to genocide memorial site at Kigali which offers more details on genocide. The other area that you pay a visit is the national museum and several other sites in and around the capital city. After, drive to Volcanoes National Park, northwestern Rwanda for your thrilling primate adventures. You will check in at your lodge.
Day 2Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Have breakfast early in the morning at your lodge and after, drive to park headquarters to be briefed by one of the park officials on dos and don’ts for gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park. A fact that this adventure involves hiking, you should be physically well to hike through the dense forest to look out for your gorilla family. You will spend about 1 to 6 hours depending on your walking speed, location of gorilla family and nature of the habitat. Once you come across gorilla family, you will have one hour to explore their behavior and take pictures for your own memories.
After, walk back to the lodge for a rest and later set off for afternoon nature walk to view the spectacular twin Lakes and or cultural walk where you will have a chance to interact with the locals in their community, be entertained by traditional dances and music. After, walk back to the lodge for a night stay.
Day 3Golden Monkey traking and transfer back To Kigali
Take breakfast in the morning in your respective lodge and thereafter embark on an golden monkey trekking. This remarkable primate experience costs $100 per visitor and it allows you to explore the striking and playful monkeys in the wild as well as other wildlife and plant species.
Equally, golden monkey trekking offers you only an hour to have a face to face encounter with these fascinating creatures take pictures and explore in depth their behavior. After you will be transferred to Kigali airport and this will mark the end of your 3-day gorilla safari in Rwanda.