3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Tour
3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Tour – Gorillas & Golden Monkeys
This 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Tour takes you to Volcanoes National Park. This Rwanda safari tours package explores all budget, mid-range and luxury
This 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Tour sees you arrive from Kigali in Rwanda, transfer to Volcanoes National Park in the Northern Province of Rwanda in a district of Musanze for mountain gorilla trekking and depart from Kigali – Rwanda. Please note that PNV is just 2 hours away from Kigali. You can also book this 3 day tour under a Rwanda group tours arrangement. Please see detailed itinerary of this 3 days gorilla safari in Rwanda below.
Day 1: Arrival & Transfer to Ruhengeri – Volcanoes National Park
On arrival, you will be met by a representative from our Rwanda tours and travel company and go for a brief city tour including a visit to Kimironko market and have lunch at Mille Collines Hotel (Hotel Rwanda) and after transfer to Ruhengeri – the nearest place to Volcanoes National Park found in the northern province of Rwanda. The journey is a 3 hours drive from Kigali and you will visit the twin lakes of Burera and Ruhondo en-route. Arrive Ruhengeri in the evening. Dinner and overnight stay at Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking – Volcanoes National Park
Rise to am tasty early morning breakfast and transfer to Volcanoes National Park headquarters with packed lunch and bottled drinking water for a short briefing session by the park ranger guides at exactly 7:00 am. After this briefing, you will then start off with your gorilla trekking adventure under the accompaniment of the ranger guides in search for the endangered mountain gorillas. This escape takes between 2 to 8 hours depending on the mobility of mountain gorillas. However, the park ranger guides will try to locate them from their previous day spot then guide your group towards the right direction.
You will spend an hour with these mountain gorillas upon locating them and later return to your lodge for refreshment, probably relax a bit and later go for a village cultural tour with a resident local guide visiting the village and real homesteads around the park. Return in the evening for dinner and overnight stay at Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge as above.
Day 3: Golden Monkey Tracking, Transfer to Kigali & Airport Drop-off
Wake up to anearly morning breakfast and go for Golden monkey tracking with the same procedure as Gorilla trekking. The activity lasts 3 to 4 hours and transfer back to Kigali city where you will visit the Gisozi Genocide memorial site and the Kaplaki handcrafts village for souvenir shopping. Later proceed to the airport for your onward flight.
This cost includes accommodation and meals, vehicle hire with fuel and driver guide. US $ 600 is for gorilla permit per person these are booked in advance for they are sold on first come first serve basis and only confirmed with cash.
The price does not include tips, drinks and any other item of personal nature e.g. laundry, personal insurancesContact us Now