This 3 Days Gorilla Safari takes you to Volcanoes National Park, the best place to track the endangered mountain gorillas.
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
On arrival, you will be welcomed by our Driver guide who will transfer you northwards to Volcanoes national park in Ruhengeri, a home to 360 Mountain Gorillas. Dinner and overnight in the park.
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Tracking
In the morning transfer to Kinigi park headquarters for a briefing by the park warden. At 8:00 am local time all tourists will transfer to various starting points for gorilla trekking. Normally it takes 1 to 6 hours to encounter the mountain gorillas as they keep moving from one point to another. Upon spotting them, you are free to stay in their presence taking photographs and imitating their calls. Spend part of your evening at Ib’iwachu Cultural Village. Transfer to Lake Kivu and stay an overnight on Lake Kivu one of the deepest albertine lakes of East Africa. Enjoy views of Nyiragongo Volcanoes in DR Congo.
Day 3: Transfer to Kigali for a city tour
After breakfast transfer back to Kigali. Your tour guide may take you around the city – visit the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Site and the local handicrafts market, then proceed to the airport for your departure flight.