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

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 Davinci Gorilla Lodge (Deluxe), Tiloreza Volcanoes Eco Lodge (Luxury), Muhabura Hotel (Budget)

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.
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

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Lodges in Volcanoes Natonal Park
Lodges in Volcanoes Park
Lodges in Volcanoes Park

  • Mandatory hand washing
  • Mandatory face masking
  • Keep a distance of 2 meters away
    • Before boarding your plane, you will be required to show your covid 19 negative test results which should be valid for not more than 72hrs (applies for both Rwanda and Uganda)
    • Also you are supposed to fill a locator form (link below) which you will also be asked before boarding (failure to have it, you will be denied boarding)


    • Once you arrive in Kigali, you will take another covid 19 test and be in self quarantine at any of the chosen hotels in Kigali for 24hrs as you wait for your covid 19 test results

    You will then start your tour after your results have returned and you are proved negative

    • These results expire every after 72hrs, hence if your tour is still going on, you will need another test to allow you enter any other park or do any other activity after 72hrs of your test. (This applies to Rwanda only, not Uganda)
    • Before departure from Rwanda or Uganda, you need to do another covid 19 test not more than 72hrs before your departure as you will be required to present your results before boarding your departure flight.
    • While on your tour, you are advised to carry your masks and maintain social distance whenever you are in the public


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