4 Day Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari

4 Day Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari

The 4 day gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda presents you a very unique chance to trek two different mountain gorilla families within the Volcanoes national park. The safari starts and ends in the capital city Rwanda.

Detailed Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival, Drive to Volcanoes National park

Today you will arrive at the airport where a representative from Ssemambo Alex Tours and Travel will welcome you, brief you about the tour, and then drive you to Volcanoes National park. You will check into your accommodation and there you will have your dinner as well as spend this night.

Accommodation options: Budget – Kinigi Guest House, /Deluxe – Hotel La Palme, / Luxury – Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Day 2: First Gorilla trek in Volcanoes National Park

You will wake up very early in the morning for a quick breakfast and then transfer to the park’s headquarters to be briefed by the park warden about the guidelines and rules to follow while trekking the gorillas. You will be assigned ranger guides to lead you on this adventure and then set off into the depth of the forest to search for the respective gorilla family.,

When you meet them, you will be allowed to spend a maximum of one hour with the gorillas during which you will watch them play about, feed, tend to their young and don’t miss out on the giant dominant silverback which is likely to be watching you quietly. You can record videos as well as capture photographs however don’t forget to turn off you flash camera.

You will return for dinner and the overnight at ether Kinigi Guest House / Deluxe Hotel La Palme / Luxury – Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Day 3: Second Gorilla trekking

Today you will similarly have breakfast very early and then set out to trek another gorilla family different from that of the previous day. However, if you wish to trek the same group, this as well can be organized. At the end of the day you will return to your lodge for dinner and the night’s stay.

Accommodation options: Kinigi Guest House / Hotel La Palme / Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Day 4: Return to Kigali – Depart

This is the final day of our safari. You will return to Kigali after breakfast and if time allows you will enjoy a city tour to visit the various fascinating site before being transferred to the airport for your departure.

This is the final day of our adventure. You will have breakfast and then drive back to the capital Kigali where you will catch your departure flight.