Rwanda is popular for mountain Gorilla trekking. This 3 Day Rwanda gorilla trekking safari gives you a unique wildlife experience that offers a chance to get up close to the endangered gentle giants in their unique virgin untouched natural habitat in the Volcanoes National Park. The park has about 10 gorilla families that have been habituated for this amazing, breathtaking and once in a life time experience. When you are trekking you have chance to also sight lots of other wildlife, and this includes Golden monkeys, buffaloes, forest elephants and beautiful forest birds. And you can also do a city tour around Kigali the capital city of Rwanda one of Africa’s cleanest and vibrant cities.
Highlights of the 3days gorilla safari in Rwanda.
On arrival at the airport, you will be welcomed by our tour driver who will take you for a city tour to the different sites in the city. While on your Kigali city tour, you will visit Gisozi genocide memorial site, local art and crafts market. Then you will have lunch and proceed to the Volcanoes National Park. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Wake up very early in the morning have breakfast and then your driver will meet you at your lodge and he will then transfer you to the park headquarters for briefing. You will then head out in search of the mountain gorillas while hiking into the forest following specific trails in search of a particular gorilla family that you have been allocated to. This activity can take around 2-8 hours depending on the movement of the gorilla family you have been allocated to. On your encounter with these gentle giants, you will be given a maximum of one hour in their company. Thereafter you will go back to the lodge and if time allows you can go for a cultural performance or a nature walk in the evening . And then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Early morning after having your breakfast you will transfer to the park headquarters for the briefing of the Golden Monkeys and later you will proceed to the forest,Thereafter you will return to the lodge for lunch and then you will transfer to Kigali for your flight back.