Our 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Rwanda takes you to Volcanoes National Park well known for Gorilla trekking in Rwanda which is located in northwestern Rwanda and borders Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda. The drive takes you through the unwinding hills in rural areas into the home of endangered mountain gorillas which takes about 2 hours drive from Kigali city. Your 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Rwanda begins from Kigali urban settings in to the village setting of Musanze, this park is a habitat to a variety of primate species that you may encounter during your trekking. You will also be to encounter a number of bird species and other wildlife. This is a life time experience that you will live to share. In case you’re in Kigali for a business meeting or conference, this can work perfectly for you, to give you a relaxed holiday upon successful meeting.
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park. Travel time + 2hours
Our driver guide will pick you up from your hotel accommodation in Kigali or airport in case you arrive with morning flight and head for a city tour to visit the Kigali Genocide memorial ground where over 25000 bodies of victims of genocide were given a descent burial and later have lunch in a local restaurant before being transferred to Musanze – Volcanoes National Park where you will have dinner and overnight stay. Accommodation option: Five Volcanoes Boutique hotel/Mount Gorilla View Lodge/La Palma Hotel
Day 2: Gorilla Trek – Kigali. Travel time + 2hours
Being your day with morning breakfast, at 7.30 am, you will be transferred to the park’s headquarters with your packed lunch in Office of Tourism in Kinigi where you are briefed by the ranger about the rules and regulations governing Gorilla tracking before you head off to the jungle in search for these gentle giants. The gorilla trek can last from one hour to six hours depending on the gorilla’s movements, though the trek is strenuous but much rewarding at the end. You will be given an hour with the gorilla to take as many pictures of your choice and later return from your trek, head for lunch in one of the local restaurants, before hitting on the road to find our way back to Kigali and dropped at your hotel or at the Kigali airport to catch up with your evening flight.
End of the 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Rwanda
The 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Rwanda includes;
- Transportation in safari vehicle.
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary.
- 1 Gorilla permits.
- En-route lunches.
- Ranger fees.
- Services of English speaking driver/guide.
- 1 litter bottle of mineral water per day per person during safari.
The 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Rwanda package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigars.