This 3 days tour will take you to the Volcanoes NP in north eastern Rwanda; home to the mountain gorillas for a chance to look into the eyes of this most revered creature. You will stay at the most luxurious lodges in the area and enjoy first class service.
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
You will be picked from the hotel and go for a city tour to see the genocide memorial and local markets and later drive northwards to Volcanoes National Park. Dinner and overnight stay at Bisate lodge / Sabyinyo Silverback lodge. FB
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Tracking and afternoon nature/cultural walk.
Assemble at the park headquarters for a briefing in the morning together with your trekking gear and drinking water and ascend in the forest to track the gorillas. Once you have caught up with them, you will be allowed not more than an hour to observe, learn and take photos of these gentle giants before returning to your lodge. In the evening, you may go for cultural walk to the Iby’wachu village for a cultural treat or take a nature walk to the twin lakes. Dinner and overnight stay at your Lodge.
Day 3: Golden monkey tracking and transfer back to Kigali.
In the morning, you will go for briefing at the park headquarters and proceed for golden monkey tracking, a somehow easier trek that is less strenuous compared to the gorilla trek. You are also allowed to be with them for not more than an hour. On return, you will transfer back to Kigali.
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Price: USD6800 per person staying at Bisate lodge
USD4800 per person staying at Sabyinyo Silverback lodge
Luxury Lodges to Saty
Sabinyo Gorilla Lodge
Sabinyo Silverback gorilla Lodge