Do not miss out on this 4 days of double gorilla trekking safari that takes you to Volcanoes national park in the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda. While on this safari, you will trek 2 gorilla families out of 10 that are present in different sections of the park giving you great comparisons of the activity in the jungle. With over 360 mountain gorillas and 7 habituated species, you will have the best trip ever with Chosen Expeditions and Tours. The trip will commence and end in Rwanda’s capital, Kigali.
- Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
- Day 2: Gorilla trekking. (1st).
- Day 3: 2nd Gorilla trekking and cultural visit.
- Day 4: Kigali city tour and departure.
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
Upon your arrival at Kigali International Airport, meet up with our driver guide who will welcome you and brief you shortly about the trip. Following the briefing, set off the engine to Volcanoes National Park, a home to endangered mountain gorillas in the North West of Rwanda with a visit to the Kigali Genocide site. On arrival, Check in at the booked lodge for dinner and retire for a night.
- Mountain Gorilla View Lodge
- Le Bamboo Gorilla lodge
- Kinigi Guest House
Meal plan: Half board.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking. (1st).
After a morning grab, the driver will transfer you to Kinigi for briefing and registration. After being allocated a family, embark on the mountain gorilla search of the first family. You will be allowed to spend 1 hour with the gentle giants once you find them and be able to take pictures as you watch them play and feed. After lunch, you may opt for other activities like visiting the twin lakes of Bulera and Ruhondo if time allows. Dinner and overnight at the lodge when to transfer back.
Meal plan: Full board.
Day 3: 2nd Gorilla trekking and cultural visit.
After breakfast, you will again transfer to the headquarters for the second day of the trek. On this day, you will trek a different gorilla family from that on the 1st day as you study more about their feeding and eating habits. After enroute lunch, you will visit Iby’Iwacu villages where the gorilla guardians live and learn about the traditions and culture of Rwanda. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Kigali city tour and departure.
After having breakfast at a relaxed pace, you will have a city around Kigali to the museum, markets as you depart from the park to the airport for your next flight back home. This marks the end of memorable tour. Thank you choosing Chosen expeditions and tours.
- 2 Gorilla trekking permits at 1500 USD each.
- Park entry fees.
- Services of an English -speaking guide.
- All activities included in the itinerary.
- Full board accommodation.
- Optional activities.
- Ground travel and a standard Safari Guide.
- Bottled drinking water.
- Alcoholic beverages.
- Travel insurance.