Rwanda Gorilla and Cultural tour

Rwanda Gorillas and Cultural Trip

Got a limited time and would love to trek the gorillas? This is the trip for you!

Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival -Parc Nationale Des Volcans

Upon your arrival at Kanombe International airport our driver guide will be waiting to transfer you to Kinigi at the bottom hills of the volcanoes. If you arrive early and on a week day, your guide can take you on a city tour visiting such places as the genocide memorial in Gisozi. Overnight Mt Gorilla View Lodge
Meals included: Dinner

Day 02: Trek the Gorillas

After breakfast depart for the park headquarters where the park guides will give you a briefing. After briefing you will go to trek the gorillas in Parc Nationale Des Volcans. Tracking the gorillas in the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virungas is a rewarding experience. 

If you are lucky, you can trek the gorillas within a few hours but it can sometimes take up to 8 hours before you see them especially if it is muddy and wet. If your gorilla trek finishes early and your are still physically fit, you can take time to explore the beautiful lakes of Bulera and Ruhondo. Overnight Mt Gorilla View Lodge
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 03: 2nd Gorilla Trek and cultural Walk

A second chance to trek a different group of gorillas to maximize your gorilla tracking experience. If the gorilla trek finishes early, a community visit can be arranged for you by your driver guide. Overnight Mt Gorilla View lodge
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 04: Kigali City Tour - Departure

After breakfast, transfer to Kigali, if you missed to do the city tour on the day of your arrival, this is your chance to do it. Later transfer to Kanombe International Airport to connect with your international flight out.
Meals included: Breakfast.

End of Rwanda gorilla and cultural trip

Notes: Mnimum age to trek the gorillas is 15 and chimpanzee trek 12. Gorilla permits must be paid in full to confirm the safari and are also non-refundable.

All of our itineraries may be customised to your wish, you may add extra days, change a hotel, or include different tourist attractions.

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