2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking : Are you someone soaked into the adventure world? Here is the answer. Volcanoes national park is a whole adventure especially for visitors who would like to spend little time but discover more. Get an opportunity to spot golden monkeys, forest elephants, buffaloes and not forgetting the hyenas. Be glad to discover that the national park has five of the eight Virunga ranges including Karisimbi, Muhabura, sabyinyo Gahinga and the Bisoke.  Karisimbi and Bisoke favor so much the mountain climbers. And for the visitors interested in a more complete primate safari experience, Rwanda offers golden monkey trekking alongside gorilla though the key attraction being gorilla trekking. Many visitors choose this park since its near the capital city Kigali.


Day 1: have a visit to Kigali city as well as the genocide memorial site and then head onto the volcanoes national park.  

The driver will come to pick you at your hotel or airport early morning to begin your gorilla tour in time and of which the first activity being touring around Kigali the capital city.  Later on, you will go visit the renowned Kigali Gisozi genocide war memorial site in order to learn more about the genocide that took place in 1994.   Make a visit to the local markets in Kigali, the king’s palace and other interesting places. Have lunch and proceed to the 2 to 3 hour journey that leads to the volcanoes national park, along the way,  you will marvel at the beautiful mountainous and green countryside, you will agree that Rwanda is indeed ‘The land of a thousand hills’

Day 2: Do the gorilla trekking and later depart.

On your second day, you will have to wake up early, take your breakfast so as to be in time.  After your breakfast, the diver will take you to the Kinigi park headquarters for briefing on gorilla trekking whereby it takes place at 7:00 am and is scheduled to share with you among the rules, regulations and requirements for gorilla trekking. Hire a porter to carry your luggage as you choose a gorilla family among the 10 habituated groups that are available and once you are done, start off immediately the tracking process along with your porter plus the park guides.  The gorilla trekking activity takes about 1 to 5 hours since it depends on where you decided to track and the gorilla group that you choose to trek. Once you sight the gorilla group, take as many photos as you can.  Make sure you carefully follow the rules from your guide and stay calm even when a gorilla family member comes close to you.

Head back to the starting point and you will find our driver waiting for you to take you back to the lodge for lunch and then head unto the desired destination.

End of the trip.

To book a 2 days Rwanda safari with us, simply send us an email on info@gorillaugandasafaribookings.com or call us directly on +256-775630809 or +256-701343598  to speak directly to our reservations team.

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