Rating in Rwanda
$ 650

Gorilla Trekking Rwanda

min $ 650
Per person
Tour details
Destinations: Ruhengeri, Virunga Mountains, Kigali
Guide language: English
Price: min $ 650
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  • At a Glance
  • Detailed Itinerary
  • Price

At a Glance

3 day venture into the dense rainforests of the Parc National des Volcans (Volcanoes National Park) in the Virunga Mountains, to track the captivating and endangered mountain gorilla. Encounter rare golden monkeys on the lower slopes or head higher into the Virungas to spend a few hours with the hallowed mountain gorilla. Starting Price US$ 650 p.p.*

Volcanoes National Park
Virunga Mountains

Day 1 Arrival Kigali
Day 2 Volcanoes National Park
Day 3 Gorilla Tracking – Depart

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1 Arrival Kigali

    Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel.
    Overnight at Kigali Marriott (Deluxe Room)

  • Day 2 Kigali - Volcanoes National Park

    After breakfast, enjoy a city tour including visit to the the Genocide Museum. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
    In the afternoon we drive to Kinigi via Ruhengeri. The road to Ruhengeri is sealed offering stunning scenery of the hills and valleys of this green and lush country, taking a little more than 2 hours. From Ruhengeri we have a 20 minute drive to Kinigi at the base of Sabyinyo Mountain, with excellent views of all of the Virunga Volcanoes.
    Overnight at Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel (Deluxe Room)  BLD

  • Day 3 Gorilla tracking day - Depart

    After breakfast we take a short drive to Park Headquarters and meet with excellent local guides and trackers who will give a talk on the etiquette of gorilla trekking. We then hike into the forest to where the gorillas were seen the night before and track from that point. The trekking can take from 1 to 6 hours and climb to altitudes not in excess of 7,500 feet. The terrain is rough and at times muddy. Although the hike is physically demanding the beauty of the forest and surrounding scenery make the trekking worthwhile. After gorilla trekking we drive back to Kigali for your departure flight. BL

  • Departure Dates

    Flexible departures (any day)

  • Included

    Meet and Greet upon arrival
    Airport transfers
    Comfortable, modern, 4X4 vehicles
    Professional, experienced drivers, and guides
    All accommodations and meals as stated in the itinerary
    Mineral water in the vehicle
    Medical Evacuation to a hospital in Nairobi

  • Not Included

    Gorilla permit: $ 1,500 per person per trek
    International flights
    Beverages (however, bottled water is included in the vehicles only)
    Items of personal nature


01 Jan to 31 Dec 2018
US$ 650 per person based on 6 guests
US$ 765 per person based on 4 guests
US$ 1,075 per person based on 2 guests

All tour descriptions and conditions are given in accordance with the information of The Heritage Safari Company
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