4 days double gorilla tour in Rwanda offers you the opportunity to visit to the mountain gorillas in their natula habitat within Volcanoes National Park in northern Rwanda. Meeting these rare endangered apes in their natural habitat is so amazing experience one wouldn’t appreciate to walk on the African safari.
Day1: Kigali-Volcanoes National Park
Arrive to Kigali International Airport where you will be met by our safari guide. Then drive via Kigali genocide memorial sites and then have lunch,at the nakumat shopping mall at the best restuarant on Rwandan soil, and proceed north to the foothills of the volcanoes that make up Volcanoes National Park. Visit the Iby’Iwacu cultural village and after stay at Sabyinyo Silver Back Lodge/Virunga Safari Lodge/Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Laplame Hotel. Meal plan: H/B
Day2: Gorilla Trek Rwanda
Early breakfast before proceeding to the park headquarters where visitors assemble at 07.00 for a briefing on how to” behave” while in the company of a gorilla group. You will meet your guide here and proceed to the starting point of the trek to our allocated group of gorillas. The length of the trek varies depending on where the gorillas are as well as what the weather conditions are. Carry on hiking boots, long trousers and gloves for protection against stinging nettles, some snacks & sweets. Overnight stay as above, Meal plan: F/B
Day3: Second Gorilla Trek
Have breakfast and after go for the second gorilla trekking visiting the second gorilla family. After the one hour allowed staying with the gorillas you will return to the lodge for overnight stay. Meal plan: F/B
Day4: Golden Monkey Tracking/Visit Dian Fossey
Have breakfast and after you can go for golden monkey tracking or trek to the Dian Fossey centre, the golden experience takes like half day but the Dian Fossey takes full day experience. Later return to Kigali and end of your safari. Meal plan: H/B
This safari includes:
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
2 Rwanda Gorilla permits to be booked in advance
Allowance of a knowledgeable English speaking guide
Golden monkey permit
Airfare to Uganda, Visas, Accommodation, cigarettes and personal expenses not listed in the programme.