volcanoes national park-rwanda

3 Days safari Volcanoes National Park

Safari Oview
This safari will begin and end in Kigali Rwanda’s capital and its largest city, it will take you to one of Rwanda national park which is gifted with the few remaining mountain gorillas in the world and tracking activity is regarded as the most fascinating activity carried out at the park. It leaves one with unforgettable memories in life. Don’t forget the community walks to meet the local people who will warmly welcome you, entertain you and learn more about their culture.

Day 1: transfer to Volcanoes National Park:

Day2: Gorilla tracking/village walks:

Day 3: Transfer to Kigali:

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: transfer to Volcanoes National Park:
You will be picked up by your tour guide who will transfer you to Volcanoes National park in Ruhengeri for gorilla tracking one of the most fascinating activities carried out at the park. Volcanoes national park is one of the few countries that host the few surviving mountain gorillas in the world. On your way to the park you will be amazed by the natural beauty of Rwanda characterized by a thousand hills, have a look on the scenic view and the gorgeous foot hills of the Volcanoes that make up Volcanoes National Park. En rout stopover will be made at the genocide memorial centre at Gisozi, museums, hand craft shops, the Moslem Quarter in Nyamirambo, and other historical sites to experience Rwanda’s culture life style. Enjoy lunch en route and then after continue to the park. Dinner and an overnight stay at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for luxury/Le Bombou Lodge for midrange/ Kinigi Guest House for budget

Day2: Gorilla tracking/village walks:
Have breakfast to give you the energy needed for gorilla tracking. Before 8:00am, report to the park Headquarter to get briefed about gorilla tracking and also to meet your park rangers/ escort. Tracking these giant apes is regarded as the most thrilling and the most memorable moment on earth. The time you take to meet the gorillas is unpredictable because it depends on their movements, so some levels of physical fitness is required. And it’s also recommended to carry with you packed lunch and bottled water, Light rain gear, strong boots, long khaki or jean trouser, non flash cameras among other. Sit in the forest among the gorillas listen to them grumble to each other, and marvel at the cheer size of the dominant make the silverback. You are strictly allowed to spend only one hour with them. After this wonderful moment come back to the Lodge for leisure.
If you have the evening free you can enjoy Ibyiwacu community walk in the Banyarwanda community. These people will happily receive you, entertain you and learn more about their culture. Return back to the Lodge for dinner and an overnight stay at. Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for luxury /Le bombou Lodge for midrange/Kinigi Guest House budget

Day 3: Transfer to Kigali:
After breakfast, you will be driven back to Kigali. If your departure flight is in the evening you may do a city tour, visit the genocide memorial site in Kigali where more than 25000 people where buried as a result of the genocide especially the Tutsis; you will also visit the national museum. Enjoy lunch in the city and then after you will be transferred to the airport to meet your departure flight back home

End of safari