Our of 1 day Gorilla Trekking Tour Rwanda starts in Kigali, “the Capital City of Rwanda”. Early in the morning, we shall head to the Volcanoes National Park located north-west of the country. This is a package i would call perfect given you are in Rwanda for a very limited time. if you can have time to spare for a wildlife expedition, this is good for you. You will start and end the tour in Kigali.
- Airport Transfers
- Bottled Water
- Gorilla Trekking Permit
- Bottled Water
- Experienced English speaking Driver
- 4X4 Safari car for Transportation
- Visas and International flights,
- Personal expenses like crafts,
- souvenirs, and drinks/beverages,
- Laundry services and Tips,
- Extra activities and
- any other optional activity not originally in the above itinerary, Kampala hotel fees(On the nights before and after the safari)
At 4:30 am in the morning, the driver will pick you from your Hotel after having breakfast or with packed breakfast. Because we shall need to start the 116km journey to Volcanoes National park early and get there on time.
This journey takes an average of 2-3 hours from Kigali to the park offices. While at offices, a briefing by Park Rangers to equip you with the guidelines for tracking the gorillas will be conducted. You’ll be assigned to a specific gorilla family to visit. Visitors add up in groups of 8 people and given a specific family to track. A Ranger Guide will lead your way to the forest to track and look out for these beautiful primates.
Gorilla tracking always takes between 1 to 8 hours depending on the movements of the Gorillas. Remember they don’t keep in one place. However, when you locate the gorillas, you will have 1hr to spend with them. After the 1 hour time which you might not be minding of while elapsing. Park rangers will lead your way back out of the forest. Your driver will transfer you back to Kigali for your flight.