• gorilla trekking Rwanda


This 4 days Rwanda gorilla trekking safari gives you an opportunity to visit and stay in the mist
of Volcanoes National Park popularly known for harboring the gentle giants as well as grabbing
al the gorilla related vacations in Rwanda. This is the park in Rwanda where you can trek and
liaise with these gentle giants for an hour yielding to a life time experience that you will live to

1- we highly recommend travel insurance
2- The price of this tour is based on a single traveler but can be reduced if there is more than one traveler
3. This is a budget accommodation tour but can be upgraded for extra costs

Day 1: Arrival in Kigali and transfer to hotel
Day 2: Transfer to volcanoes national park
Day 3: Gorilla trekking / ibyi'wacu
Day 4:Golden monkey trekking and departure


    On your arrival at Kigali Airport, you will be met by our guide who will meet and greet you and
    then transfer you to your hotel taking a 15 minutes’ drive. Dinner and overnight stay at

  • Day 2 - Transfer to volcanoes national park

    After a morning breakfast at your hotel, your driver guide will pick you up and lead you for a
    guided city tour in the vibrant capital of Kigali where you visit interesting historical sites. You will
    learn more about Rwanda’s heart-rending history at the Genocide Memorial Centre where
    259,000 bodies of genocide victims were given a decent burial. Later, your driver guide will pick
    you and drive to Volcanoes National Park well known for grabbing all the gorilla related attention
    in Rwanda. Drive through the unwinding hills into the home of endangered and most loved
    creatures. On arrival, check in to your hotel and have lunch and later have a relaxed afternoon.
    Dinner and overnight: Lalocanda lodge


    This is the highlight of your Safari. Wake up very early and have your breakfast before heading
    to the park offices of a briefing at 8:00 AM. After this, you will be accompanied by armed ranger
    guides in the forest to search for the Mountain Gorillas. You will pass through the forest,
    slashing at the undergrowth, parting thick creepers, to track gorillas. The time taken to track the
    Gorillas is unpredictable since it depends on their movements in search for food and shelter.
    However, it can take from 1 to 9 hours. Upon reaching the Gorillas, you will have one hour with
    them and this will enable you to sit down and watch them as they interact with each other,
    communicate and you are also free to take photographs and Videos. Return to lodge for lunch
    and later visit the gorilla guardian’s village for Iby’iwacu cultural experience where you will meet
    traditional cultural troops that will welcome you and Usher you into the ancient traditions of
    honor and hospitality that will make you discover Rwandan culture. You will be invited to join
    and try out these traditional moves and take pictures which will keep memories for long in your
    life time. Dinner and overnight: Lalocanda lodge

  • Day 4 - Golden monkey trekking and departure

    Have an early morning breakfast and retrieve to Kinigi park offices by 7:30am for morning
    briefing about Golden Monkeys Trekking code of conduct before heading out in the jungle to
    search for them. You are granted an hour with these shy creatures before heading back to
    lodge for lunch. Later in the afternoon, you will head back to Kigali. Enriched with an experience
    of a lifetime and unforgettable memories you will say goodbye to the land of a thousand hills.
    Depending on the time of departure you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back

  • All Permits and Entrance fees included in the itinerary
  • All ground transportation in a 4WD Vehicle with pop up roof for easy game viewing and photography
  • All Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • English-speaking Experienced Safari-guide 
  • All meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Refreshments and snacks in the vehicle
  • International flight/s and departure taxes and other taxes
  • All Covid 19 tests (With current Rwandan Policy clients are required to have a negative PCR test result before trekking primates (72 hours)
  • All Tips to Hotels/Lodges/Camps staff and Safari Guide
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks that are not accompanying meals
  • Visa fees. Visas are available online or at arrival at all Entry point/s. We highly recommend you to have your personal travel insurance.

Important Information

What to wear for Gorilla Trekking in Uganda and Rwanda, Packing List

-Long Sleeved Shirts – Long Trousers
-Waterproof Hiking Sturdy Boots and long sockings
-Sturdy Gardening Gloves
-A Rain Jacket.
-A Hat
-Insect Repellent
-A Warm Sweater
-Sun glasses

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