Rwanda Ramble (4 Days. Gorillas in Rwanda)

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
4 days
Best months:
January - March, June - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
Cultural safaris Cultural
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Day 1
Arrival — Drive to Parc National des Volcans (We recommend flights arriving Kigali by 13:00 hours)

Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by your Premier Safaris representative, transfer to Kigali for a briefing on your safari. Depending on your arrival time, go for a short city tour including a visit to genocide memorial, handicraft shops. Later, start for Parc des Volcans with views of the great, old volcanoes towering up almost 15,000 feet, and nearly covered with rich, green rainforest. With stops at place of interest, proceed to Kinigi. Meals and Accommodation at the Lodge.


Day 2
Gorilla Tracking in Parc des Volcans (Tracking takes 3 to 6 hours)

Early morning transfer to the park headquarters for a briefing by the park staff. Loaded with your drinking water, packed lunch and walking stick, enter the forest in search for the famous Mountain Gorillas. The trail into the forest, will abruptly immerse you in the mysterious intimacy of the rainforest — Home to the Gorillas.

An exhilarating Gorilla trek through the cultivated foothills of the Virungas can be muddy and challenging but offers a Great experience. Alive with the calls of Gorillas you will spend an hour before sloping back to the base. As you slope, through gaps in the forest canopy, the magnificent peaks, among the highest in Africa are glimpsed. Meals and Accommodation at the Lodge.


Day 3
Golden Monkeys/ Volcano climb/Trek to Dian Fossey's Grave

You have an option to either track the rare chattering Golden Monkeys or climb one of the famous Volcanoes (Visoke or Muhabura) or trek to Dian Fossey's grave. You may as well opt for another Gorilla trek (on payment of supplement – USD 750. After lunch, drive to Kigali for an overnight at the Lodge.


Day 4
Departure flight

Premier Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- Our main focus is: High-end safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
Since: Aug 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Mountain gorilla
Mountain gorilla

Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Farm visits
Farm visits
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