4 Day Rwanda Mountain Gorilla Trekking Tour
4 day Rwanda small group trekking tour tailor-made for a unique travel experience with the mountain gorilla trips run by locals. This can be a fixed departure tour as well part of our Africa private tours to Rwanda to Volcanoes National Park home to around 480 mountain gorillas.
The Volcanoes National Park is home to around 480 mountain gorillas, more than half of the world’s entire population. During this tour, you will not only get the opportunity to spend 1 hour with the Mountain Gorillas but also enjoy the below itinerary.
Day 1: Arrival
On arrival at the airport, meet and greet our driver/guide and transfer to the hotel for check in and relax after long hours’ flight. In the evening, enjoy a 2 hours’ Kigali city drive before going back to the hotel. Overnight at Milles Collines Hotel (4*) or Chez Lando Hotel (3*)
Day 2: Kigali City tour
After breakfast at 8:00 A.M, visit Kigali Genocide Memorial, Presidential Palace Museum and Kigali Kandt Museum. Afterward, transfer to Musanze. Overnight at Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel (4*) or La Palme Hotel (3*)
Day 3: Gorillas trekking
In the morning after early breakfast, we head to the Volcanoes National Park Headquarters where we will be allocated groups of gorillas to be visited. The gorilla trekking will lead you through Volcanoes Mountain forest, and this may take 1-4 hours. The maximum time to spend with the gorillas is one hour. Afterward, proceed with a visit to Iby’iwacu cultural Village for a cultural experience. Overnight at Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel (4*) or La Palme Hotel (3*)
Day 4: Departure
After breakfast, driving Back to Kigali and transfer to the Airport. End of the tour.