6 days gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda

Gorilla trekking in Rwanda
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Contact-us at Kjong Uganda Safaris for a 6 days gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda and experience great Gorilla trekking, See and meet the gorillas to the maximum. Parc National des volcans (PNV) is part of the Virunga Conservation Area and covers more than 125 km². PNV is home of five Virunga volcanoes: Sabyinyo (3,674 m), Gahinga (3,474 m), Bisoke (3,711 m), Muhabura (4,127 m), and the Karisimbi, the highest volcano with an altitude of 4507 m. All five volcanoes are extinct; the active ones are located in Congo. Two of them erupted recently; the Nyiragongo erupted in January 2002 and Nyamulangira in July 2002.


Day 1 gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda: Arrival Kigali
Arrive at Kanombe (Kigali) airport. Meet and greet before transferring to Kigali City for overnight and dinner at Hotel Mille Collins (Lodge facility) Meal Plan Dinner mean while as you warm up for the great gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda.

Day 2 gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda: City tour and transfer to Parc Volcanoes
After breakfast ready to go for a tour of the city, this includes a visit to a genocide memorial. Traditional crafts can be bought. Drive the three hours North of Kigali to Kinigi through Ruhengere. Enjoy the rolling hills for which Rwanda is well known. [Approximate driving time: 3 hours] Overnight and dinner at Hotel Sabinyo Governor’s Camp Meal plan (B-L-D) keeping in mind gorilla trekking experience that you will attain from this tour.

Day 3 gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda: Parc National des Volcanoes: Gorilla tracking
Transfer to Kinigi Park Headquarters for Gorilla trekking in Parc National des Volcans. Gorilla tracking through the forest, hills and swamps can be tough, arduous and tiring, sometimes taking up to 8 hours in the forest. But coming face to face with the great primates is well worth the effort. Overnight and dinner at Sabinyo Governor’s Camp Meal plan (B-L-D) mean while since we promised you a great gorilla trekking experience therefore Gorilla trekking tour/safari is to be repeated for more 2 days so as to satisfy our clients needs.

Day 4 gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda: In Parc National des Volcanoes
Second Gorilla Trekking at Parc Volcanoes Overnight and dinner at Sabinyo Governor’s Camp Meal plan (B-L-D)

Day 5 gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda: In Parc National des Volcanoes
Third Gorilla Trekking at Parc Volcanoes Overnight and dinner at Sabinyo Governor’s Camp Meal plan (B-L-D)

Day 6: Parc National des Volcanoes-Kigali
At your convenience and depending on your flight time, you will leave Parc Volcanoes and transfer to Kigali. On your way to Kigali, several stops will be made to observe great scenery. Lunch either at Parc Volcanoes or Kigali City. Rwanda is the country with over thousand hills! [Approximate driving time: 3 hours]Transfer to airport for your flight. [Approximate driving time: 30mins] End of service

6 days gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda includes:

  • Airport transfers,
  • Accommodation on full board FB,
  • Transportation 4×4 land cruiser,
  • 1 Litre of Mineral water per person per day,
  • Service of English speaking driver guide,
  • Service of airport representative,
  • Three gorilla permits per person.
  • 6 days gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda excludes

  • Drinks,
  • Visa,
  • Travel insurance,
  • Laundry,
  • Internet,
  • Tips and all personal expenses.
  • Some of the Gorilla tracking safaris in Rwanda guidelines or trekking rules

  • No smoking is allowed while with the gorilla premises or within a distance of 200 meters from the gorillas.
  • Keep Distance of 7 meters (21 feet) away from the gorillas.
  • Do not use flash photography as they may scare away the gorillas.
  • Do not make loud noise or move suddenly.
  • Anyone with flue or Diarrhea or any sort of communicable diseases will not be allowed to enter the park for Gorilla tracking safaris.
  • Always stay in a tight group while with the gorillas and do not surround the Gorillas while meeting them.
  • Persons aged below 15 years are not allowed to do gorilla tracking.
  • What to carry for your Gorilla Safaris in Rwanda.

  • Wear comfortable hiking shoes or closed boots suitable for steep muddy slopes.
  • For those who may not be comfortable with jungle sounds Put on ear plugs.
  • Carry a packed lunch and enough drinking water.
  • Don’t forget to carry rain gear, weather gloves, sunscreen lotion and a hat as for unpredictable weather.
  • Carry with you insect repellent.
  • You can carry photo camera though using flashlight is not allowed in use during the encounter with Gorillas.
  • For more information about Chimpanzee Trekking Rules and Regulations, kindly contact our office by email: kjongugandasafaris@gmail.com or phone call at: +256 776 660 918/ +256 751 646 578