Enjoy gorilla trekking in Rwanda on 3 days visit to the Volcanoes National Park to enjoy gorilla watching in the Virunga Mountains. Meet the endangered mountain gorillas on the classic journey into Northern Rwanda. This 3 Days Gorilla Watching experience starts from Kigali and ends in Kigali Rwanda.
This gorilla tour in Rwanda features mountain gorilla trekking, visit to the twin lakes, golden monkey tracking & Gisozi Genocide memorial Tour.
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Ruhengeri with City tour
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking & Twine Lakes
Day 3:Golden Monkey Tracking & Transfer to Kigali.
Price: From $4000 per person
- Gorilla Permit Permit
- Twine lake visit
- local community visits
- Golden Monkey Tracking Permit
- Accommodation & Meals as in the travel Plan
- 4WD Safari Jeep transportation
- Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
- Drinking Water & Lunch
- All expenses of personal nature
- Air fare, Rwanda Visa
- Luxury Drinks & laundry.
- Tips to local guides
- Porter fee while trekking
- personal insurance
- personal shopping bills
All prices are in US Dollars per person based on double occupancy accommodations unless otherwise stated.
Day by Day Program
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Ruhengeri
Upon arrival at kigali international airport, you will be welcomed by the tour guide from Active African Vacations and enjoy city tour as you drive to Musanze in Volcanoes national park.
This drive will take you through the undulating hills of Rwanda, visit the memorial genocide site at Gisozi and as well go to the two twin lakes of Burera and Ruhondo.
Reach in the evening and check in at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Lap-lame Hotel/ Kinigi Guest House for dinner and overnight. Meal plan/B.
Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Volcanoes National Park
Rise up very early in the morning and have breakfast and thereafter proceed to volcanoes national park in Musanze district.
Head straight to the park offices for briefing about the gorillas and allocation of gorilla groups and guides.
Thereafter get into the tropical rain forest and search for the mountain gorillas starting from where they were the previous day until you find them.
You will find them doing their daily chores of feeding their young ones, climbing trees and others just relaxing.
Take your best photographs having switched off your flash. This whole exercise takes a maximum of 1 hour and then return to the park offices for your gorilla tracking certificate.
Drive back to the hotel for lunch and some relaxation. Then in the evening visit the Diane fossey centre and see where she was buried after being killed by the hunters of mountain gorillas in the mist. From here drive back to the hotel for dinner and overnight. Meal plan here is F/B.
Day 3: Golden monkey tracking-Drive back to Kigali.
Rise up not so early in the morning and have breakfast. Then drive to the volcanoes for golden monkey tracking and in the course also spot some other primates in the forest.
Then drive to the hotel for lunch and after wards drive back to Kigali and to the airport depending on the time of your flight and that marks the end of this safari.
End of 3 Days Gorilla Tour Rwanda