ViapoAfrican Safaris

4 Day Rwanda Gorilla & Golden monkey Trekking Experience

(GROUP 2-6 PEOPLE)

Tour Highlights

  • Gorilla trekking
  • Golden monkey trekking
  • Visiting the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre,

 

Tour Details

Day 1: Travel to Volcanoes National Park

This 4 Day Rwanda Gorilla and Golden Mankey Trekkig Experience will begin with an early breakfast after drive to Volcanoes National Park. You will check in at the lodge of your booking for lunch and some rest (Community visit Optinal). You will spend the rest of the day sightseeing and relaxing around the hotel till dinner time.

Accommodations:

Budget: Kinigi Guest House

Mid-range:  La-Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel
Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Virunga Lodge

 

Day 2: Gorilla tracking

You will have an early breakfast and report at the Park Headquarters for a briefing on the rules to be observed during Gorilla trekking. You will be allocated a Gorilla family to track and guides to lead you to the Gorillas. The tracking will take 2-5 hours. Once found, you will spend a maximum of one hour observing the gorillas in their natural setting. After the tracking you will be returned to your hotel.

Accommodations:

Budget: Kinigi Guest House

Mid-range:  La Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel
Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/ Virunga Lodge

 

 

Day 3: Golden Monkeys Tracking

On this day after breakfast, you will set off to track the rare Golden monkeys in Volcanoes National Park. You will also be able to see other primate species such as vervet monkeys, baboons, and a variety of bird species and butterflies. The guide will explain to you how the primates behave and about the about fauna and flora in this park.

Accommodations:

Budget: Kinigi Guest House

Mid-range:  La-Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel
Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Virunga Lodge

 

Day 4: Kigali City Tour and Departure

You will have an early breakfast after set off for Kigali City. On arrival, you will go for a short City Tour to visit the Genocide memorial site the colourful markets and the craft centres. Have lunch after which you will be transferred to the Airport for your flight.

 

Requirements for this Safari

  •  Visa you can apply for the visa online or on arrival.
  • Yellow fever vaccination card.
  • Monkey trekking permit
  •  Gorilla trekking permit – You can apply and secure at standard fee of (USD1500)
  • Travel &Health insurance – This should be arranged by you in your home country before you travel.
  • Physical fitness

 

 

Price Includes:

  • Full board accommodation as per the itinerary
  • 4WD with popup roof safari vehicle
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Gorilla trekking permit in Volcanoes park $1500 per person and Golden monkey 100USD
  • Services of Spanish Speaking Driver/guide.
  • Guided nature walks
  • Pick and Return airport transfers.

 

Price Excludes:

  • Other drinks
  • Laundry
  • Insurance
  • Tips to local guides
  • Telephone expenses
  • Porter fees while trekking Gorillas and chimpanzees
  • Cigarette