3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari in VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK
The 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari trip adds you to the long list of millions of world travelers that have trekked the mountain gorilla in Volcanoes national park as well as explore the unique Ibyawachu cultural center, a one stop center that exhibits all the cultural tribes in Rwanda.
The 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari in Volcanoes national park specifically take you to the Virunga ranges shared by the three countries of Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Volcanoes national park is the only park in Rwanda that homes the endangered mountain gorillas.
- Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes national park
- Day 2: Gorilla trekking and Ibyawachu cultural village
- Day 3: Departure
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes national park
On arrival at the airport in Kigali town, be received by our knowledgeable and experienced guide. He will brief you about whole the trip movements and then start the journey to Volcanoes national park. The journey takes about 4 hours but it’s also an experience of its own.
It gives you spectacular views of the Virunga ranges. The journey will be extremely flexible, having several stopovers at places of interest. Arrival will be in the evening for checking in, relaxation, dinner and overnight.
Early morning at 7am, head to the park headquarters for a simple briefing from the local tour guide. Be divided into groups of eight people to trek one gorilla family.
Trekking these endangered apes involves walking into the jungle in search of the mighty apes in their natural setting. Hiking through the thick forest, having to hold onto tree branches for support and pave your way through the forest with your hands or a hand stick, the experience is simply thrilling.
On encountering them, spend one magical hour with the great gorillas, watching them conduct their daily lives, spot the juveniles play from on tree branch to the other.
In the afternoon after lunch and relaxation you will visit the Ibyawachu cultural village. It’s one stop center that exhibits all the three ethnic groups in Rwanda, the Twa, Hutu and the Tutsi. Enjoy the traditional performances, local delicacies as well as having personal interactions with the local people.
Day 3: Departure
Early morning after breakfast, check out of the lodge and drive back to Kampala or straight to the airport for the flight back home.
PRICE INCLUSIONS of The 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari
- Gorilla permit
- Drinking water
- Guiding fees
- All activities as per the itinerary
EXCLUSIONS are; Visas, Air tickets, Souvenirs, Optional activities, Other kinds of drinks like beers, Night outings