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2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trek & Mt Bisoke Hike

Book a 2 Days Rwanda gorilla trek & Mt Bisoke hike with Gorilla Trek Africa. This trip offers you memorable face to face encounter with the endangered mountain gorillas and also a hike to the summit of Mt Bisoke, one of the dormant volcanoes in the chain of Virunga Volcanoes.

Trip Summary

Day 1: Pick –Transfer to Volcanoes NP & Mt Bisoke Hike
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking & Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Pick –Transfer to Volcanoes NP & Mt Bisoke Hike

Very early in the morning at 5:001m, your driver-guide will pick you from Kigali airport or your hotel and transfer to Volcanoes National park.Rwanda hiking tours Join a briefing for Bisoke hiking and with your packed lunch drive to Bisoke trailhead to start off the hiking. Hiking to the summit of Mt Bisoke takes roughly 4 hours and 2 hours descending. The summit offers you exceptional views of Volcanoes National park, Virunga volcanoes, and Rwanda local villages. Overnight stay at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/ Da Vinci Lodge/ Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge.

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking & Departure

After a cup of coffee, get your packed lunch and transfer to the national park headquarters for briefing about the rules and regulations of mountain gorilla trekking. You will be served with a cup of coffee and entertainment by traditional dancers during the briefing. Also, you will put in groups of eight and allocated a gorilla family to visit that day. Hiking to meet gorilla’s starts at 8:00 am and it may take 2-6 hours depending on where gorillas are located that day. After meeting gorillas, spend an hour with the endangered species, embrace their human-like behaviors, take pictures and have fun with them. Hike back and drive to Kigali for your return flight.

End of the Tour

Tour Inclusions

• Mt Bisoke hike permit
• Gorilla trekking permit
• Ground transport
• Accommodation & meals
• Bottled drinking water

Tour exclusions

• International flights
• Alcoholic beverages
• Extra activities not in the itinerary
• Personal expenses