2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking to Volcanoes National Park
Plan 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking to Volcanoes National Park with the addition city tour of Kigali to visit the genocide memorials, street markets & later transfer to volcanoes national park the well-known destination for hosting the mountain gorillas and its the gorilla destination for trekking safaris in Rwanda.
Volcanoes National Park is located in the northern part of Rwanda, ranking as the top destination to be visited in Rwanda compared to the other two national parks Akagera National Park & Nyungwe forest National Park. let Rwanda gorilla trek take you on an ultimate 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari guide to the lovely land of thousand hills in Musanze.
Highlight – 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking to Volcanoes National Park
- Day 1: City tour & Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
- Day 2: Gorilla Trekking & Drive back to Kigali
Detailed 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking
Day 1: City tour and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and go for a city tour in Kigali where you will visit the local market and the Genocide Memorial Center. After lunch, you will understand why our country is called ‘the Land of a Thousand Hills’ as we drive northwards through the Rwandan farm heartland to the city of Ruhengeri. Ruhengeri is the gateway to Volcanoes National Park, home to nearly 500 Mountain Gorillas. Dinner is provided as you spend the night at a lodge near the park.
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Tracking and transfer back to Kigali
In the morning, you will an early enjoy breakfast at the lodge, and pack for a day in the park: water, jacket, camera, and a packed lunch. We start at the park headquarters at 7:00 am to check-in and learn about the park and different gorilla families. After a briefing together with your trekking guide, it is a brief drive to the forest trail to begin the trek. While hiking to the gorillas you will enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of the rainforest. After enjoying a majestic one-hour stay with the gorillas, you hike back out of the park and the driver will meet you and transfer you back to Kigali.
Please Note: Gorilla families are constantly on the move throughout the park, and it can be a 2-8 hour round trip hike (plus the 1-hour viewing). Based on your fitness level and preference we will recommend a short, medium, or longer hike. Gorilla families are then allocated by Park Officials who will try to fit your wishes.
This safari includes:
- 1-night accommodation near Volcanoes National Park
- 1 Gorilla permit per person
- Transportation in 4×4 Safari Jeep
- Knowledgeable English speaking guide