3 Day Rwanda Gorilla Safari
DAY 1: Arrive at Kigali International Airport – Transfer to the Volcanoes National Park
You will be greeted at the airport by your DTours guide/driver. After a short briefing about your tour in Rwanda, you will then travel to Volcanoes National Park in the northwest part of Rwanda.
The drive is through beautiful rolling hills, bypassing coffee, tea, and banana plantations on a comfortable, paved road. Travel time is approximately 2.5 hours from Kigali. Arrive at your lodge for Dinner and Overnight.
Overnight: From Luxury, Mid-range, to Budget Facilities
DAY 2: Gorilla trekking in Parc National des Volcans – Volcanoes National Park)
Wake up early, have breakfast, and report to Park headquarters for a briefing about your gorilla trek. Join your experienced ranger guides in the forest while searching for mountain gorillas. Your adventure may take between 2 to 6 hours depending on the movement of the gorilla groups therefore, you’ll need your packed lunch, water, and trekking gears. Watch and enjoy their gorillas for one hour while taking photos to remember this magical moment. Return to your lodge, relax, and then transfer to the Kigali for dinner and overnight.
Overnight: From Luxury, Midrange, to Budget Facilities
DAY 3: Kigali – Departure
Morning city tour of Kigali and after that you’ll visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial, which commemorates the Rwandan genocide of 1994 and how Rwanda has dealt with that past. We continue with our tour and see the new developments in Rwanda; the recovery has been incredible, a testament to humankind’s resilience.
Transfer to Kigali International Airport for your flight home.