Tracking Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda

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Local Experience, Hiking and Walking, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active


Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenagers of at least 16 years of age

Friendly: Yes.
As long as the traveler can get in and out of vehicle. Price subject to change because we need to hire 4 people to carry the traveler when tracking the gorillas. Contact me if you have any questions.

Maximum travelers: 2



French (fluent), English (fluent)

Gorilla tracking Private Tour

Gorilla tracking in Rwanda is often described as "life changing" and with good reason. With only an estimated 880 Gorillas left in the world, to see these gentle creatures in their natural habitat are a truly unique moment. Gorillas make their homes in and amongst the bamboo-covered slopes of the Virunga Mountains in the Volcanoes National Park in northern Rwanda.

This tour is available for up to 7 travelers, please contact me if you have a group larger than 2 travelers.


Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Kinigi
Arriving at Kigali International Airport, meet you driver guide. After lunch you visit the Genocide Memorial centre then be transfered to Musanze. Overnight in your hotel of choice
Day 2: Gorilla trekking
Early in the morning, we are going to start the gorilla tracking. You will receive an introduction from a Park ranger at the RDB Office. We are going to track the gorilla family through the rainforest on the volcanoes. After gorilla tracking visit twin lake of Burera and Ruhondo Overnight in your hotel of choice
Day 3: Golden monkeys tracking
Early in the morning, back to Volcanoes National Park for Golden monkeys tracking, in the afternoon we drive. In the afternoon we can visit the culture community to experience the cultural and ways of living of local people. After we drive to Gisenyi. Overnight in your hotel of choice
Day 4: Gisenyi - Kigali. Departure
After breakfast and enjoy beach activities drive to Kigali for city tour and departure

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will come to meet you at the hotel where you will be staying

End location: I will leave you to the airport for your departure

Duration: 4 days


Air conditioned Safari vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: • Airport transfers and meet & greet service by our local representatives at Kigali International airport
• All Accommodation in standard rooms.
• Meals as described by B (Buffet Breakfast), L (Lunch), D (Dinner)
• 1-litre bottled mineral water per person per day whilst on safari
• Ground Transportation
• Services of a professional English speaking driver/guide
• Sightseeing and excursions as described in the itinerary, inclusive of applicable entrance fees
• Local taxes
• Gorilla Permit (750USD per person)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50000 Rwandan francs - Telephone/internet usage, laundry, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

What’s Extra

Other: Personal Expenses (Phone calls if needed, Souvenirs, internet and so on)

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