The 3 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari will take you to see Mountain Gorillas in Parc Des Volcans and also visit the genocide memorial in Kigali.
Day 1: – Pick up at Airport- Genocide memorial visit and transfer to Ruhengeri
Start you 3 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari by meeting our experienced safari guide for a briefing. If you arrive early enough, you will indulge in a Kigali City tour. Kigali is the Capital City of Rwanda and a beautiful small city. 70% of Kigali is urban with a significant part that is rural with a population of relatively youth making up about 60% and women making slightly more of the percentage. Kigali is Home to over 1 Million people and the famous and most informative genocide memorial in the Country.
The genocide memorial centre consists of three permanent exhibition centers which include ;Education Centre, Memorial Gardens and National Documentation Centre, the largest of which gives a documentary of 1994 genocide. The centre also has a children’s memorial centre, and it is an exhibition on the history of several genocide hostility around the world. The place is a true exhibition and a meaningful tribute to those who lost their loved ones as well as a form of a powerful educational tool for the new generations. After the city tour , you will be transferred to Kinigi now known as Musanze for diner and over nights at
Budget – Kinigi Guest House
Mid RANGE – Mountains Gorilla View Lodge
Luxury : Sabyinyo silverback Lodge
Super luxury : Bisate Lodge
Take breakfast and report at 0730hrs to the Volcanoes National Park headquarters in Kinigi office for registration. The park ranger will brief you about the whole process on hiking and trekking to see the gorilla. Depending on the group allocated to you, drive to the brim of Park. There are a number of gorilla Families or groups that you can be allocated. Therefore Gorilla trekking is solely unpredictable however we have a 99% chance of seeing the gorillas.
The time taken to search for the gorillas will vary ranging between 2 to 6hrs because these Mountain gorillas are in their natural habitats. The gorilla safari here commences at about 2000 meters above sea level in the upmost slopes of the Volcanoes. Once you meet the Gorillas , you will spend one hour in their company before hiking back to the starting point. Meeting the gorillas and taking photos is a breathtaking experience that makes the walk worthwhile! Time permiting, visit the little known but eloquently gorgeous twin lakes of BULERA & RUHONDO at an extra cost .
Dinner & Overnight at the lodge of your budget.
Day 3: Transfer to Kigali
Today wakeup to a leisurely breakfast, before you embark on the 3 hr journey to Kigali. Transfer to the hotel. End of the 3 days Rwanda Gorilla trekking Safari.