Rwanda Gorilla Safari

03 nights/ 04 Days


Day 1: Arrive in Kigali
On arrival to Kigali International Airport you will be met by our representative and transferred to your centrally located hotel. This evening is at your leisure to explore the capital of Rwanda with its vibrant restaurants and bustling nightlife. Overnight at Kigali Serena or similar

No meals included.

Day 2: Genocide Memorials – Ruhengeri                  100 KM           2 HRS
This morning you will depart on a city tour of Kigali and stop by the Kigali memorial genocide where you will go through a small history of the genocide. After lunch, you will be transferred to Volcanoes National Park, time permitting, visit the Iby’Iwacu cultural village for the Rwanda cultural performances and dinner.

Overnight at Volcanoes Virunga Lodge or similar.

Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Day 3: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Early breakfast this morning following a drive to the Rwanda Development Board office, you will be provided with a short briefing and split you into your Gorilla tour groups.

Your Gorilla trekking will last between three and six hours, depending on how far the visited group is located or how quickly the gorillas are moving as they search for food.  Your guides leading the tour are from the national tourism board and in constant radio contact with trackers. Once the gorillas are sighted, your group will remain with them.

Once you have finished your Gorilla tour we will return to the car and drive to the foot of the volcano to begin the walking tour.  Lunch today will be provided at the Lodge or a boxed lunch if necessary. The afternoon is yours to spend relaxing at the lodge or take part in optional activities around the area.
Overnight at Overnight at Volcanoes Virunga Lodge or similar.

Breakfast, lunch & dinner included.

Day 4: Morning Trekking – Depart Kigali               100 KM               2 HRS   
Spend your final morning on a Golden Monkey trekking excursion before transferring to Kigali for your departure flight.

Breakfast & lunch included.

Inclusions & Exclusions

What’s included?

  • Accommodation with private facilities
  • Hotel taxes
  • Airport transfers
  • English-speaking guided tours
  • Gorilla permit
  • Activities as specified
  • Meals as specified

What’s not included?

  • International and internal airfares
  • Arrival/departure taxes or reciprocity fees, visa fees where applicable
  • Optional activities in Volcanoes National Park
  • Travel insurance ; Gratuities
  • GST @ 5%
  • Any items not mentioned as included


01 March – 31 May 2019: USD 4,150 per person
01 June – 30 September 2019: USD 5,110 per person
01 October – 14 December 2019: USD 4,150 per person

*Note the above prices are based on 2 travellers – please request a quote if you have a single traveller or multiple passengers.