volcanoes-park

4 Days gorilla trekking safari

Safari Overview
This safari will begin and end in Kigali Rwanda’s capital and its largest city, it will take you to one of Rwanda’s 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 and it will leave you with unforgettable memories. Visiting Kigali city is a must to see the most attractive sites like the genocide memorial sites, National Museum, cultural sites among other interesting sites in Kigali city. 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: Arrival and city tour

Day 2: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Day 3: gorilla tracking

Day 4: departure

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival and city tour

Upon your arrival at the airport, you will be met at greeted by your safari tour guide who will take you for a city tour in Kigali. Places to visit include the Kigali genocide memorial cities where more than 25000 people where buried after the genocide and mostly the Tutsis, visit the National museum; visit the cultural centers, art and craft centre, marketing centers among other interesting cities in Kigali. After you will be transferred to Kigali Serena Hotel/ Milles Collines Hotel Kigali/ Lemigo Hotel

Day 2: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
After breakfast you will be transferred to volcanoes National Park. This lies in the Northwestern Rwanda for mountain gorilla tracking perhaps one of the most thrilling and amazing activity carried out at the park. Volcanoes national park is one of the few countries in East and Central Africa to host these few surviving mountain gorillas in the world over 370 individuals plus also rare golden monkeys that are fabulous fun to watch. On your way to the park, expect to sight gorgeous views and the foothills of volcano that make up volcanoes National Park. Reach at the park in the afternoon for Lunch. You may relax in the evening OR go for a village walk to visit the neighboring community Ibyiwacu in the Banyarwanda community. Dinner and an overnight stay at. Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for luxury /Le bombou Lodge for midrange/Kinigi Guest House for budget

Day 3: gorilla tracking
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 dinner and an overnight at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for luxury /Le bombou Lodge for midrange/Kinigi Guest House for budget

Day 4: departure
Wake up leisurely for hearty breakfast, after proceed to Kigali, upon your arrival you will enjoy lunch in the city. After you will be transferred to the airport to meet your departure flight back home and say farewell to Rwanda.
End of the safari