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5-Day Rwanda Gorilla Trecking Safari


Gorilla trekking Rwanda tour and safari is for those that are looking for gorilla tracking and later extend to other countries like Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya as this tour gives you enough time to explore Easter Africa. It thus offers you an opportunity to trek Rwanda Gorillas, trek golden monkeys and a visit to the grave of Diane Fossey.
Experience: Gorilla Trekking, Kigali Memorial Center, Golden monkey, Birding, Forest walk, Kigali City, and Bwindi Impenetrable


Day 1: Arrival / Rest / Visit Kigali memorial center

Depending on the time of arrival, our guide will receive you and get you to Visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial center referred to as the general exhibition ground of genocide in Rwanda. This is the only place where you will find the realities of the genocide, including truth about the historical Rwanda genocide story of 1994, catalogues with details of the genocide using photographs, video and written accounts plus a range of artifacts, personal testimonies, Memorial Gardens containing ten graves and National Documentation Centre of the Genocide which all add to the importance of the deceased. Drive to Ruhengeri for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Lebambu Gorilla Lodge  |  Meals: Lunch - Dinner  |  Drive Time: 5hrs.

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park

After breakfast, you will move to the park headquarters where your guide will complete the essential official procedure of briefing. You will then meet your ranger guide for a briefing about gorilla tracking in the volcanoes national park. This exercise is to prepare you for the great life time experience of the natural beauty which starts with the first phase of tracking in the tropical forest that will provide comfort to fill the natural cool breeze of the park. After your gorilla trek activity, return to your lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Lebambu Gorilla Lodge  |  Meals: Breakfast, Lunch - Dinner  |  Drive Time: Approx. 1hr.

Day 3: Golden monkey and more of the Gorillas

Enjoy this second gorilla tracking which aims at exhausting the different gorilla groups different from the one of the days before. By so doing, get a chance to track while identifying each gorilla in the gorilla group by name to the extent that at the end of the day you can be able to know their differences and what brings such differences between the groups you have tracked. You will as well go for golden monkey trekking at Volcanoes National Park where gold meets with silver. Enjoy a bush or forest lunch before returning to the Lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:Lebambou Gorilla Lodge  |  Meals: Breakfast & Lunch-Dinner  |  Drive Time: 1hour.

Day 4: Visit the African hero of gorillas

After breakfast take a visit to the grave of the late Dian Fossey, an American naturalist and the first white Gorilla Hero of Africa. Dian Fossey’s story is a beautiful one who to conserve these great apes in Africa. She basically learnt, exhibited and lived the gorilla lifestyle. If possible you can even grab your copy of Gorillas in the mist a natural move based on natural beauty of Africa rainy forests. Later have a free leisure break dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Accommodation:Lebambou Gorilla Lodge  |  Meals: Breakfast & Lunch-Dinner  |  Drive Time: 1hr

Day 5: Return to Kigali to depart back home.

After breakfast, drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda. You will cross from Rwanda to Uganda through chanika Uganda Rwanda boarder and then drive to your Lodge.

Accommodation: on Request  |  Meals: Breakfast & Lunch  |  Drive Time: 4hours.

Price Per Person

This safari is available on a private basis so you can contact us for a Quote. Provides us with details of how many people you will be in a group, when you intend to travel and one of our specialists will reply to you as soon as we receive your email

Price Included

  • Airport transfers on first and last day

  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle

  • Services of an English speaking driver guide

  • A professional driver/guide

  • All transportation

  • All park entrance fees

  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary

  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

Price Excludes

  • Gorilla permit at USD1500.00 per person per trek(we book it for you)

  • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe, Kampala or Kigali

  • International airfares

  • Rwanda Visa which must be applied online at least two weeks
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry

What to bring

  • Walking boots for the forest.

  • Sunscreen is recommended.

  • Insect repellant is advisable.

  • Binoculars are always useful, especially when booking the Hot Air Balloon Safari

  • Heavy and light clothes.

  • Power Bank

  • Camera

Safari / Tour Particulars

5 days - 4 nights

Price Per Person: (2pax)
A 60% deposit is due upon booking this Safari


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