3-days Gorilla Trekking Rwanda safari, trekking endangered mountain gorillas is one of the most popular Rwanda tourist activities. Gorilla Tracking safari takes you to trek endangered Mountain gorillas in Volcanoes National Park. Most importantly Mountain Gorillas are found in a few places on Earth that are Rwanda’s Volcanoes, Uganda’s Bwindi impenetrable forest, or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and DRC Congo. This is why tourists from around the world always visit Rwanda, Uganda, and DRC Congo every year to take part in the Gorilla trekking experience.
An itinerary for 3 days Gorilla tracking Volcanoes National Park
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali Rwanda
Upon your arrival at Kigali Airport in Rwanda, you will be welcomed and received by one of Biiso Africa safaris tour guides, who will later transfer you to your booked hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Kigali City Tour then transfer to Volcanoes
Early morning pick up by Biiso Africa Safaris tour guide who will later transfer you to Kigali for a city tour, visit the local markets, art and craft shops, genocide memorial grounds and then proceed to Volcanoes National Park, driving through a beautiful countryside heading to the home of Mountain gorillas. Have Dinner and Overnight at Booked accommodation.
- LUXURY: Volcanoes Virunga Lodge / Mountain Gorilla hotel
- MID-RANGE: Snow hotel / Le bambou gorilla lodge
- BUDGET: Muhavura hotel / Kinigi guest house
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking Rwanda and departure
After early morning breakfast, the Biiso Africa Safaris tour guide will transfer you to the park headquarter with your packed lunch for a briefing session about the code of conduct while with the Mountain gorillas. Followed by entering the Jungle to trek the Mountain gorillas in the forest, taking about 2-6 hours depending on the location of the Mountain gorillas in the jungle. Meet and stay with the gorillas for a maximum of one hour. Later on, travel back to headquarter to meet your driver/guide to transfer you back to Kigali for departure.
Requirement to participate in Gorilla trekking Safari Rwanda
For a Gorilla trekking safari, any trekker should be physically fit, have trekker shoes, sunscreen, insect repellent, hut, Gloves, trousers, Long-sleeved shirts to mention but a few.
3 days Gorilla trekking Volcanoes in Rwanda includes;
- Airport transfers pickup and drop-off
- Meals as per itinerary
- Kigali city tour
- Pure bottled mineral water in a safari vehicle
- Ground transportation by a Jeep land cruiser 4X4
- One Gorilla trekking permit
- Services of a professional English speaking driver/guide
3 days Gorilla trekking Volcanoes in Rwanda excludes;
- Rwanda Visa
- International flights
- Luxury drinks
- Personal shopping bills and cigarettes
- Gratitude to local guides
- Porter fee while tracking
- Personal insurance