3 Days Rwanda Double Gorilla Trekking

Join this 3 Days Rwanda double gorilla trekking with Gorilla Trek Africa Limited. The 3 Days double gorilla tour offers you chance to trek two different gorilla families in Volcanoes National Park. The trip also involves a guided cultural walk to meet and interact with local people. Start and end in Kigali

3 days rwanda double gorilla trekking

Trip summary
Day 1:Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Day 2: 1st Mountain Gorilla Tracking and afternoon cultural walk.
Day 3: 2nd Mountain Gorilla tracking and transfer back to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park. (3hrs drive)

You will be picked from the hotel and go for an OPTIONAL city
tour to the genocide memorial and local markets and later drive northwards to Volcanoes National Park. Dinner and overnight stay at Muhabura Hotel (Budget)/Davinci lodge (deluxe) / Tiloreza Volcanoes Eco Lodge/ Five Volcanoes hotel(Luxury).

Day 2: 1st Mountain Gorilla Tracking and afternoon cultural walk

In the morning, your driver guide will drive you to the park headquarters for a briefing together with your trekking gear, some snacks and drinking water and ascend in the forest to track the gorillas. Upon reaching, them, you will be given a maximum of 1hr to be with them before returning to your lodge for a late lunch. In the evening, you may go for cultural walk to Iby'wachu village for a cultural experience. Dinner and overnight stay at Muhabura Hotel(Budget)/Davinci lodge (deluxe) / Tiloreza Volcanoes Eco Lodge/ Five Volcanoes hotel(Luxury).

Day 3: 2nd Mountain Gorilla tracking and transfer back to Kigali

In the morning, you will report at the park headquarters for briefing
before heading for your second gorilla trek, this time with a different
gorilla group. On return you will be driven back to Kigali for drop off at the airport or hotel depending on your schedule.
End of the tour
Tour Inclusions
Two gorilla permits
Accommodation & Meals
Full tim english speaking guide
Bottled drinking water
Transport throughout the trip
All activities listed in the itinerary
Conservation fees
Government taxes

Tour Exclusions
Extra activities not in the itinerary
Alcoholic beverages
Personal shopping

Obtaining Visa

Acquiring your Rwanda visa just got much easier as the Rwandan government established a new visa regime starting January 2018. Presently, all travelers access visa on arrival at Kigali international airport. Also remember to carry other travel documents such as passports, medical certificates, insurance, working permits, and any other related travel documents. A single East African visa helps you to cross over Uganda and Rwanda. Read More

Packing list

To ensure a peaceful, comfortable and memorable safari to Uganda, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo and other African countries, traveler are reminded to carry a fully equipped packing list. This includes all that you a need on a safari such as appropriate clothes such as hiking boots, changing dresses, long-sleeved shirts, long pants, and rain jackets to deal with the unpredictable weather conditions. Read More


Obtaining gorilla permits travelers

must have gorilla permits without which no one is allowed to see these gentle giants. Due to the high demand for gorilla permits, travelers are required to book as early as six months prior to the trekking date. Booking can be done directly with the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) in Rwanda or Uganda wildlife authority (UWA)in Uganda. Alternatively, you contact info@rwandagorilla.com to arrange for you a gorilla tour at fair prices. Read More

Seek medical services

Travelers planning African safari are reminded to seek medical services and advice before setting off. This is to prevent any upcoming sickness and ensure good health able to do all activities such as the memorable gorilla trekking experience among others. Fortunately, all tourism destinations have also established international hospitals to provide excellent medical services to travelers. Read More