4-Day Gorilla Trekking Tour of Rwanda

4-Day Gorilla Trekking Tour of Rwanda

$2,794 (Per Adult)

$699 (Per Adult) / Day

(Includes)

  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Accomodation
  • Sightseeing

Duration4 day(s)

LocationRwanda

Start Pointkigali

End Pointkigali

AvailabilityNov 29 , 2018 to Dec 30 , 2050

Summary

Rwanda is home to nearly 40% of the remaining Mountain Gorilla population in the world. The country is also blessed with magnificent scenery complemented by the Virunga Mountain ranges. The tour focuses on Gorilla trekking in Virunga National Park and also offers an opportunity for a city tour in the capital Kigali.

Activities

  • Animal Tracking
  • Bird Photography
  • Game Walk
  • General Photography
  • Hiking
  • Scenic Drive
  • Township tour
  • Wilderness Trail
  • Wildlife Photography
  • Bird Watching
  • Culture
  • Photo-safari

Places

  • Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
  • Kigali Genocide Memorial, Rwanda

Physical Condition

  • Normal Physical Condition

Connectivity

  • WiFi and phone coverage at lodges

Day-by-day Description

Day 1Arrival in Kigali

Activities Included

Animal Tracking Bird Photography Game Walk General Photography Hiking Landscape photography Scenic Drive Township tour Wilderness Trail Wildlife Photography Game drive Bird Watching Culture Photo-safari

Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport in Rwanda and after finalizing the formalities, you shall be welcomed by your guide who will transfer you to your Hotel. You will relax at the guest house or take a stroll around the calm streets of Kigali City. Main Destination: Kigali Accommodation: Inside Africa Boutique Hotel Mid-range guest house located in or near the park Meals & Drinks: Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included) Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Other Benefits (On Arrival)

Location

Kigali

Day 2Drive to Musanze

Activities Included

Animal Tracking Bird Photography Game Walk General Photography Hiking Landscape photography Scenic Drive Township tour Wilderness Trail Wildlife Photography Game drive Bird Watching Culture Photo-safari

After breakfast you will drive to Musanze town near Volcanoes National Park. The journey goes through the beautiful terraced hillsides that show much of Rwanda’s landscape, gradually climbing to the base of the awesome Virunga volcanoes, sometimes with as many as five peaks visible. Main Destination: Musanze Accommodation: Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge Mid-range lodge located in or near the park Meals & Drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3Gorilla trekking

Activities Included

Animal Tracking Bird Photography Game Walk General Photography Hiking Landscape photography Scenic Drive Township tour Wilderness Trail Wildlife Photography Game drive Bird Watching Culture Photo-safari

After an early breakfast you will get up early and drive to Volcanoes National Park offices for briefing and then set off for Gorilla trekking. A thrilling trek through the refined foothills of the Virungas led by an experienced ranger Guide provides inspiring views in all directions. The rainforest is alive with calls of colorful birds and chattering of the rare golden monkey, and besieged with fresh spoor of the mountains' elusive populations of buffalo and elephant. Gorilla trekking is quite strenuous but a worthwhile on encounter of these gentle giants. Spend time watching gorillas, watch the adults feeding their young ones, brushing and resting as the youngsters play from vines in a pleasurably playful display. Main Destination: Volcanoes National Park Accommodation: Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge Mid-range lodge located outside the park Meals & Drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Location

Volcanoes National Park

Day 4Drive to Kigali and departure

Today, you will drive to Kigali town from Musanze. You will visit the genocide museum as well as have a short city Tour of the capital city. You will also visit a local market and get a chance to purchase souvenirs You will depart for the Airport and take your flight back home. Main Destination: Kigali International Airport Accommodation: No accommodation (End of tour) Meals & Drinks: Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included) Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Included Park fees (For non-residents) Gorilla permits (One per person, non-resident) All activities (Unless labeled as optional) All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade) A professional driver/guide All transportation (Unless labeled as optional) All Taxes/VAT Roundtrip airport transfer Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section) Drinking water (On all days) Excluded International flights (From/to home) Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day) Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.) Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section) Rates Per Person Solo 1 room 2 people 1 room 3 people 2 rooms 4 people 2 rooms 5 people 3 rooms 6 people 3 rooms 7+ people Jan 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 $3,250 $2,495 $2,290 $2,190 $2,130 $2,090 Get Quote Jan 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 $3,250 $2,495 $2,290 $2,190 $2,130 $2,090 Get Quote

Other Benefits (On Arrival)

  • Transfer

Location

Kigali International Airport

Offical Visa Regulations and Health Requirements

For personalized details on health and visa requirements please check the IATA travel centre here

https://www.iatatravelcentre.com
No Add-ons Info

Moderate Cancelation Policy

30% of payment due on date of booking, 70% due 90 days before start of trip and 100% due 60 days before start of trip. 70% refund until 90 days before trip, 30% until 60 days before trip.

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$2,794 Duration: 4 day(s)

Children Not Allowed

Destination

Rwanda