3 Days Gorilla Trekking Rwanda Safari

3 Days Gorilla Trekking, Start/End: Kigali, Rwanda Volcanoes National Park

Overview of 3 Days Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda

On the this 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Rwanda Adventure, you will be picked and transferred to the mountain gorillas habitat Volcanoes National park located in the northern province of Rwanda.

To tell you a little about Gorilla Trekking Rwanda – the gentle giants: the only area in the world that wild mountain gorillas can be found is the Virunga mountain ranges of central Africa, shared by Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Rwanda gorillas live in Volcanoes National Park situated in Musanze province, in the north-west of the country. The national park harbours over 480 gorilla species, which is about the largest number of all three gorilla parks of the Virunga massif region. Rwanda gorilla trekking adventure tours have greatly boosted the country’s tourism potential and placed the Land of a Thousand Hills as one of the best gorilla travel destinations in the world.

The 3 Days Gorilla trekking Rwanda adventure trip is a budget gorilla tour tailored to squeeze into your already short holiday plan. You get to fly into Kigali, take a short Kigali Genocide Memorial tour before you drive and check into your safari lodge near Volcanoes National Park on first day. You’ll then trek the jungles on the second day for your Rwanda gorilla tour and fly back home with great memories on the 3rd day. A short and affordable Rwanda Tour.

Trip Highlights:

  • Kigali City tour to visit genocide memorial and local markets
  • Rwanda gorilla trekking adventure activity
  • Visit cultural village Gorilla Guardians Village (iby iwacu) for cultural entertainment
  • Golden Monkey Tracking

Included in the price

  • Airport transfers
  • Kigali city tour
  • Gorilla trekking permit
  • Golden Monkey permit
  • Cultural tour fees
  • Transport costs in a comfortable 4WD Vehicle
  • Full time English speaking and knowledgeable Driver/guide
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Drinking water during the tour
  • Government local tax

Excluded in the price

  • Any domestic or International flights
  • Visa fees
  • All optional activities
  • Medical and travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities to the guide/driver and hotel staffs.
  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary of personal nature like laundry and beverages, souvenirs and telephone bills.

Detailed Itinerary of 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Rwanda Safari

 DAY 1: Kigali City Tour and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

On this day, our experienced tour driver / guide will pick you from your Hotel or Airport and take you for Kigali city tour. Visit Kigali genocide memorial site, Nyamata church, Caplaki craft market and other local markets if time allows, you will then have lunch afterwards transfer to Volcanoes national park. On arrival, proceed to check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at


 DAY 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking & Cultural tour to the Gorilla guardians Village

On the second day of the Gorilla trekking Rwanda, you will have an early morning breakfast, then with your packed lunch head to the park office which is the starting point for gorilla trekking. You will be assigned to the gorilla family to visit, be briefed about the Dos and Don’ts of gorilla trekking. You will then ascend to the forest for your memorable trekking experience. Then later after gorilla trekking adventure, you will visit Gorilla guardians cultural village for cultural experiences. After the visit, return to the lodge for overnight stay at


 DAY 3: Golden Monkey Tracking and Transfer back to Kigali

Have your morning breakfast and report to the park office well prepared for your Golden monkey trekking. These are endangered species of primates that stay specifically on high altitude in the Virunga volcanic mountains, you will be briefed and together with your park guide head to the forest and track these monkeys.

On return from monkey tracking, return to your lodge for lunch afterwards, check out and drive back to Kigali as you end the tour.

End of the 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Rwanda Safari

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