1 Day Gorilla Trekking from Kigali (very affordable gorilla safaris )

1 Day Gorilla trekking from Kigali,  this is a short gorilla trekking safari taking you to Volcanoes National Park the only place to spot Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda and one of the best gorilla trekking destinations. Volcanoes National Park is an extension of the Virunga Conservation area together with this Mgahinga National Park of Uganda and Virunga National Park of Congo these parks are home to the endangered mountain gorilla of Africa.  Gorilla Trekking sounds alarming but it is very rewarding and worth the adventure, it gives you a unique opportunity to track the endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. This tour best suites tourists who despise long distances and those with limited time but would wish engage in this lifetime experience. The tour starts and ends in Kigali the capital city of Rwanda

Brief Itinerary of 1 Day Gorilla Trekking from Kigali

Day 1: Pick up form Kigali for Gorilla trekking and after Transfer back to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary of 1 Day Gorilla Trekking from Kigali

On 1 Day Gorilla trekking from Kigali, Our guide driver will pick you up very early from your Hotel / accommodation after breakfast and at 4:30 start your 116 Km journey to Volcanoes National Park. On reaching the park head offices, you will be brief about the dos and don’ts while in the forest and after you will be given a gorilla family to track. The search is led by an armed ranger guide and takes about 30-8 hours of searching depending on where the gorillas hosted the previous night and on your hiking speed. On meeting these endangered species, you will be given a full hour to spend with them in their natural environment, enjoy the unique adventure as you watch them play, breast feed, eat among others. Encountering with these species is the most rewarding activity that no amount of words can express and the feeling drives watches away all the hustle and hard work you went through to get to them. You will be allowed to take as many photos as you wish with non-flash light camera. You will get a chance to spot other primates alongside gorillas like Golden Monkeys and others.

1 Day Gorilla Trekking from Kigali

After the full hour, you will slowly trek back to the park head quarters where you will be rewarded trekking certificates to justify your contribution to conservation of these endangered species. After you will transfer back to Kigali for your return flight back home. Lunch will either be packed or served after trekking. End of Safari.

Tour Includes

  • Gorilla Trekking permit
  • On board transportation in 4×4 Safari Vehicle
  • Lunch and Bottled drinking water
  • An English-Speaking driver guide
  • Park entrance fee

Price Excludes

  • Visas
  • International Flights
  • Personal expenses
  • Activities not included in the Itinerary
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