2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari “The Tranquil in The Misty Hills”

Rwanda Gorilla trekking safari in this land of 1000 hills begins from Kigali to Parc National des Volcano/Volcanoes National Park and back to Kigali for a city tour. During this Rwanda safari, there will be enough time to trek gorillas in the mist forested park. Each gorilla permit is at a cost of $1500 per person.

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Highlights:

  • Day 1: Arrive – meet – greet – briefing – City Tour – transfer to Virunga National Park
  • Day 2: Virunga Parc des National – Gorilla trekking – transfer to Kigali/Kanombe Airport – depart

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari

Tours Starts: Entebbe Int.  Airport (Google Maps)

Minimum Persons 2 max 6

For single traveler: 1 pax – please contact us

Pick up and drop off/departure location: Entebbe International Airport

Departure/drop off time: 3 hours before flight time

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Visit the Genocide memorial site & City Tour

Have an early breakfast from the hotel in Kigali, where your driver will pick you up from; brief you about the 2 Days Gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda. He will then take you for a Rwanda city tour; where you will be able to Visit the Genocide Memorial Site with information and memories of the shading of blood during the 1994 genocide and also visit some local markets, then have lunch and transfer to Volcanoes National Park which lies on an altitude of 2300 to 4,507m ASL, situated about 90 km from Kigali.

On reaching the Park that is if you are still in time visit the Ibywachu village. Have dinner and overnight as you prepare for gorilla trekking on the next day. (Meal Plan on F/B)

Accommodation Options; Mountain View Gorilla lodge (Luxury), Le Bambou lodge (Mid-range), Muhavura hotel (Budget)

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking – Lunch – transfer to Kigali/Kanombe airport for departure

In the morning after breakfast, you will transfer to the Kinigi Park headquarters by 7:00 am for a briefing by park rangers about the rules concerning trekking. After briefing, you will start off with trekking along the paths in the bamboo forests; it is an amazing activity where it takes you between 2 to 6 hours for the whole activity of tracking the mountain gorillas.

When you meet the gorillas face to face you will watch them jumping from branch to branch, feed, play among other things; Only 1 hour is given to trekkers to watch the gentle giants. You will also see other forest mammals and a number of bird species.  Later, transfer back to the lodge for lunch, check out and transfer back to Kigali to your accommodation or the airport.

Only 1 hour is permitted to you to view the Gorillas. Trekking takes about 1 hour to 8 hours basing on the location of these gentle giants. After the trek, in the evening you could go for a guided nature walk or a community visit, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Gorilla tracking fee USD $1,500.00 Net,

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2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Inclusions and Exclusions                  

Price includes:

All accommodation and meals as indicated in the itinerary on FB & BB basis

Full time exclusive use of a 4 x 4 Safari Jeep/Toyota Land cruiser

Full time services of experienced English-speaking drive/guide

All services in national park

Bottled drinking mineral water, coffees, teas or soft drinks while on Safaris, game drives, walks, hikes or transfers

All Nature/Safari & Community walks as indicated in the itinerary-safari program

All airport pickups and drop off from Entebbe & back to Entebbe airport

All activities indicated & mentioned in the itinerary

A $5.0 per pax off as donation to orphanage homes whose parents’ death are/were as a result of animal conflicts within conservation areas

All government related taxes

Price Excludes:

Laundry service in different hotels we stay

Bar bills, phone calls

Personal insurance and medical bills

Air fares

All other services of a personal nature

All services marked as Optional in the itinerary

Driver/guides/hotel staff or any other person’s gratuity


Gorilla permit cost $1,500.0

2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Quotation:

Based on 2 persons sharing services – per person standard rate

Standard Net rate – based on Mid-range Accommodation per person: USD $990.00

For an extra 3rd person or more please contact the office for rates

Overnight stay options:

If staying in Kigali or extending to Lake Kivu after the Gorilla activity, please request assistance at the time of booking this safari to allow us ample time to make arrangements. If departing Kigali, on the same night, please note’ by use of road’ returns to Kigali are always late afternoon (approximately 17h.00/18h00, please DO NOT book flights departing prior to 20h00 or 22h00 respectively in order to allow time for security, check-in and if any delays due to weather.

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