4 Days Double Gorilla Tour
Track Rwanda gorillas exclusively on a double gorilla trekking adventure in Rwanda. Travellers can also opt to track gorillas twice in Bwindi or One trek in Volcanoes and the other in Bwindi depending on interest. Tracking gorillas twice gives you two magical hours with the mountain gorillas.
Day 1: Arrival – Volcanoes National Park
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking – Optional Community Walk
Day 3: Second Gorilla Trek
Day4: Transfer to Kigali – Transfer to Kigali, City Tour
Day 1: Arrival and Cultural Tour
Pick up from airport and head out for a Kigali tour. Rwanda’s capital is a beautiful clean city offering you a rich history and cultural insights. Depending on your arrival time, early arrival, you will have a countryside tour around Kigali where you will end at the Genocide Memorial.
Accommodation: Hotel des Mille Collines / Serena Kigali (Luxury)
Strippe Hotel Biz (Mid-range)
Meal Plan: Bed and Breakfast.
Day 2: Transfer to volcanoes National park, Gorilla Trekking
Wake up very early today for breakfast and hit the road for a 2 hours drive to the volcanoes National Park Headquarters in Musanze. You have to be at the headquarters by 8:00 am for briefing from one of the ranger guides. The time you will spend tracking the gorillas is unpredictable hence u may need packed lunch though it may take as few as only 2 hours yet it may even take you 8 hours before you meet the magnificent apes. Meeting the gorillas is truly a thrilling experience of a lifetime.
In the afternoon head out for a cultural tour to visit local communities and interact with the local people staying around the park
Accommodation: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge / Volcanoes Lodge ( Luxury)
Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge / La Palme (Mid-range)
Muhabura Hotel (Basic).
Travel time: About: 2 Hours.
Meal Plan: Full Board
Day 3: Second Gorilla Tracking:
Early Breakfast, with packed lunch, drive to the park headquarters for a briefing. After the briefing begin the search for the gorillas in the jungle. This can go from 2 to 8 hours of trekking. This all depends on the movement of the gorillas. You are allowed one hour of photography when you get to the gorillas. Enjoy your packed lunch, later when out of the forest, drive back to the lodge, for dinner and overnight stay
Day 4: Transfer back to Kigali:
After breakfast, you will visit Gisenyi or go to Muhavura Volcanoes for mountain climbing or to Lake Kivu for a boat ride. Have lunch, relax and later in the day, start your journey back to Kigali.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and lunch.
End of Tour