3 DAYS RWANDA GORILLA TREKKING SAFARI TOUR-VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK
3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari: This 3 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari is a Rwanda mountain gorilla safari package offering a visit to Volcanoes national park the only habitat to the endangered mountain gorillas in Rwanda and among the only 4 protected areas where mountain gorillas are protected with other destinations being Virunga national park in Congo, Bwindi impenetrable national park in Uganda and Mgahinga gorilla national park in Uganda. Volcanoes national park is a home to a total of 400 mountain gorillas which is half of the whole population of remain mountain gorillas in the world, in the park there are 10 habituated mountain gorillas families which are trekked during mountain gorilla experiences in Rwanda. This 3 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari starts from Kigali city and ends in Kigali city the cleanest city in Africa.
Highlights of 3 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari
- Day 1: Pick up from Kigali and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
- Day 2: Rwanda Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes national park
- Day 3: Return to Kigali for Kigali city tour and Departure
Day 1: Pick up from Kigali and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Kigali to Volcanoes national park: On your arrival in Kigali at Kigali international Airport you will be picked up by your safari driver-guide then be transferred to Kigali city, Rwanda’s capital city for a city visiting various genocide memorial sites, art galleries and many other beautiful sites.
Later you will embark on a journey to Volcanoes national park, check into your lodge on you arrive, have dinner and stay overnight. This marks the end of your 1st day of 3 days Rwanda Gorilla trekking safari Tour.
Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Rwanda Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes national park
Rwanda Gorilla trekking: Have early breakfast at your lodge on the 2nd day of 3 days Rwanda Gorilla trekking safari, then head to volcanoes national park for a mountain gorilla trekking experience, before the experience begins you will undergo a briefing sessions where rules and regulations will be read to you. Then be assigned a gorilla group to trek then head into the thick forests of volcanoes national park, as you trek through the forests on this thrilling experience you will enjoy amazing views of the Virunga volcanoes, various species of birds and the beautiful flora species. When you find the mountain gorillas you spend one hour in the presence of these gentle creatures, watch them take amazing pictures as long as your flash light is off and many more. After this breathtaking and lifetime experience, exit the habitat of Mountain gorillas and then head back to your lodge for late lunch. In the evening you may choose either to have a community tour to the Ibyiwacu Cultural village which offers the best of Rwanda culture including music, dance and drama, store telling and many more. Alternatively, you may opt for a guide walk to explore the twin lakes of Burela and Ruhondo. Whichever activity you choose, remember to return to your lodge for dinner and overnight sleep as above.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Return to Kigali for Kigali city tour and departure
Return to Kigali: After enjoying breakfast at your lodge on the last day of your 3 days Rwanda Gorilla trekking safari tour, you will checkout and transfer to Kigali city where you will have an optional city tour visiting places like markets, hand craft shops, national museums and many more. Later have lunch and then be dropped off either at your hotel or the airport for your departure flight back home after your Rwanda Safari. This marks the end of your 3 days Rwanda gorilla trekking adventure.
Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch
END OF 3 DAYS RWANDA GORILLA TREKKING SAFARI TOUR
- Gorilla trekking permits
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
- Tour guide (Full time)
- Bottled water
- All other tour activities mentioned above
- Visa and flight air ticket
- Hotel fees while in Kigali but can be arranged upon request
- International flights
- Personal expenses like Cigars, beers, tips, souvenirs, laundry services among others and any other optional activity.