2 - DAYS RWANDA GORILLA TREKKING
For those with limited time yet an enduring aspiration to witness Rwanda’s mountain gorillas, our two-day gorilla trekking tour offers an accessible opportunity without straining your budget or demanding an extensive time commitment.
Commencing from Kigali and encompassing an overnight stay in Musanze, you’ll awaken rejuvenated for a morning of gorilla trekking. Upon concluding this remarkable experience, you’ll return to Kigali by evening.
Day 1: Kigali to Volcanoes National Park
Following breakfast, your journey will commence towards Musanze, Rwanda’s second-largest city. Nestled against the majestic backdrop of the five towering Virunga volcanoes, Musanze will serve as your concluding destination for the day, offering a welcoming dinner and a restful night’s slumber.
If your schedule permits, you have the opportunity to engage in optional local activities such as a visit to the Iby Iwacu Cultural Village or an exploration of the Musanze caves.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking
Commencing with an early breakfast at your hotel, your day will unfold with a direct journey to the Volcanoes National Park’s headquarters, where you’ll convene with your guides. Following a comprehensive briefing, you’ll embark on an unparalleled adventure – the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to track the elusive mountain gorillas.
The duration and complexity of your tracking endeavor are unpredictable, hinging on the location of the gorilla family and prevailing weather conditions. This endeavor can span anywhere from two to six hours, involving trekking through the mountainous forest at considerable altitudes. Given the demands of the excursion, a reasonable level of fitness is strongly recommended.
Undoubtedly one of the most extraordinary encounters you will ever experience, your efforts will grant you a precious hour in close proximity to the gorillas upon locating them. Mere meters will separate you from these rare and magnificent creatures, enabling you to observe their familial interactions and gain insights into each gorilla’s unique personality in a tranquil ambiance.
Upon concluding your enriching time with the gorillas, your journey will lead you back to Kigali, concluding a day filled with remarkable experiences.
Tour Includes & Excludes
- Professional English, France, German Speaker safari guide
- Entrance fees
- All meals while on safari and drinking water during the safari
- Government taxes
- Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
- Tips and gratuities to your safari guide and cook
- Flight fare
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