The 3 days Rwanda gorilla tour is a brief but very rewarding adventure to its entire visitors. An excellent package that takes you close to the world’s endangered mountain gorillas in the volcanoes national park as well as enjoying some community, and city tours. It is in this trip that you come face to face with Colobus monkeys, elephants and with chances of spotting rare golden monkeys and several bird species among others.

Day 1: Travel to Volcanoes National park

On arrival, our driver guide will welcome you and brief you on all the details concerning your 3 days safari adventure, before embarking on an 80km journey to the North in Volcanoes National Park (Pac National des Vulcans) from Kigali. This is roughly two hours’ drive.

The guide will take you to visit the Genocide memorial center, have lunch and transfer to the park in the afternoon.

Accommodation options:

Muhabura Hotel – Budget.
Le’ bambou Gorilla Lodge – Moderate.
5 Volcanoes Lodge – Luxury.

Day 2: Trek the Gorillas and visit the Twin Lakes

Gorilla trekking is one of the most fascinating experiences any one on earth ought not to miss. After having an early tasty breakfast, the driver guide will take you to the park headquarters at about 7:00am for trekking briefing exercise. After that, embark on the amazing adventure in the gifted wilderness.

This activity requires some physical fitness by the hikers, but with your good hiking boots, a walking stick, bottle of water, the event will be made simple and better. On many occasions, Gorilla trekking lasts for between 2 to 6 hours depending on how far the Gorillas have moved.

This is a very interesting experience seeing the primates play, guard each other, feed, and the silverback interact with its subordinates among others. Other treasures in this jungle include the golden monkeys, elephants, buffaloes, birds among others.

Afterwards, head back to the lodge for lunch and thereafter, visit the twin lakes; Burera and Ruhondo as well as taking a walk in the community to watch traditional dances of the locals. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight

Accommodation options:

Muhabura Hotel – Budget.
Le’ bambou Gorilla Lodge – Moderate.
5 Volcanoes Lodge – Luxury.

Day 3: Depart for your flight via Kigali international airport

Wake Up to an early Morning breakfast, before you check out from the lodge. Head to Kigali International Airport for your departure flight. However, the guide will drive you through Kigali city where you will have a chance of shopping some souvenirs in the local craft markets. Have lunch and proceed to the airport for a flight.