2 Days Gorilla Trekking Tour, Volcanoes National Park Safari in Rwanda
This 2 Day Gorilla trekking Safari is one of the short Rwanda safaris and has interesting tour activities like visiting the local markets, Museum, genocide memorial site and finally the Gorilla tracking in Parc National des Volcans in the Northern Province of Rwanda.
Day 1: Kigali City Tour & Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
After having early morning breakfast at the hotel, you will be picked by your safari guide and transfer for a city tour in Kigali where you will visit the local markets, museums, genocide memorial sites. later after linch transfer to Parc National des Volcans (Volcanoes National Park) in northwestern part of the country on the border Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda. The national park is also known as home for the mountain gorilla. It also hosts five of the eight volcanoes of the Virunga Mountains (Karisimbi, Bisoke, Muhabura, Gahinga and Sabyinyo), which are covered in rainforest and bamboo. Volcanoes National Park was the base for the famous American zoologist Dian Fossey. Overnight stay at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge, Virunga Lodge, Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge or Hotel la Palme or Kinigi Guest House.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
After breakfast at the lodge, you will head off to Volcanoes National Park headquarters for briefing on rules fallowed while you’re in the forest with gorillas and Gorilla group allocation. After this you will be joined by a ranger guide and enter into the forest for a gorilla trekking adventure. An amazing trek through the refined foothills of the Virunga provides inspiring view in all directions. Gorilla trekking is somehow tiresome however once you meet the Gorillas, you will surely ignore all the hardships you encountered to see the Gorillas. When your track and find these beautiful creatures you’re permitted to stay with them for a maximum of one hour for observing them and take photos. After all this, you will return back to the lodge for late lunch and drive back to Kigali for your flight back home.
End of the 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Safaris