This 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour is suitable for travelers with limited time in Kigali or travelers that desire to take off a short weekend break from their work busy schedule and be able to see the mountain gorillas in Volcanoes National Park-Rwanda. The 2 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour starts and ends in Kigali City though it can also be started and ended in Kabale/Kisoro Town in Uganda or Gisenyi Town in Rwanda.
2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park-Rwanda
On arrival at Kigali International Airport or from your Hotel in Kigali, you will meet and greet with your driver/guide who will transfer you to Volcanoes National Park-Rwanda the home of Mountain Gorillas. The journey north goes through the beautiful terraced hillsides that characterise much of Rwanda’s landscape gradually climbing to the base of the awesome volcanoes sometimes with as many as five peaks visible.
Accommodation Options: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge / Volcanoes Lodge (Luxury), Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge / La Palme (Mid-range), Muhabura Hotel (Basic).
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Experience
Today after breakfast, you will be transferred to the park headquarters for registration and briefing about the Dos and Don’ts of Gorilla trekking after which you will go in jungle to start the search for the gorillas. Trekking the gorillas through the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virungas is a magical experience and on finding the gorillas you will spend an hour with them before you get back at the base in time for a late lunch and transfer to Kigali City marking the end of your trip.
End of the Tour