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2 Days Rwanda gorilla trek safari takes you through a mountain gorilla trekking experience in Volcanoes National Park. This is one of the best short gorilla trips that has been crafted for you to be part of the thrilling gorilla encounter. It also takes you through a Kigali city tour and this will involve visiting historical sites like the Gisozi genocide site. Your short gorilla trek safari in Rwanda begins and ends in Kigali.

Main safari activities

  • Gorilla trekking
  • Kigali city tour

Brief itinerary

  • Day 1: Kigali city tour & head to Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park and departure

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Kigali city tour & head to Volcanoes National Park

Have an early morning breakfast in one of the best lodges/hotels in Kigali. After, meet your Rwanda safari guide for a warm greeting. Later, head for Kigali city expedition for 2 hours less or more. This will get a chance to visit the Gisozi genocide site, local markets among others. After, take 2-3 hours driving from Kigali to Volcanoes National Park in northwestern Rwanda. Check-in at the booked lodge for a relaxed dinner and overnight.

Accommodation

Budget: Hotel Fatima

Moderate: Da Vinci Lodge

Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park and departure

Being the last of your 2 days Rwanda gorilla trek safari. Get up early for breakfast and after, gather at Kinigi to be briefed on gorilla trek rules. The official from Volcanoes National Park will also assign to you a gorilla group. You begin the actual trek with a park guide on a lead at 8:00 am and this may take you 2 to 6 hours.

Since it is an unpredictable adventure, have with you some packed snacks and bottled water. You will have a close encounter with mountain gorillas for only 1 hour once you have found them. After, get back to have a gorilla trekking certificate then return to Kigali.

End of the gorilla safari

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