2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari

2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari

You will go to Volcanoes National Park, home to the Gorillas and have yourself a lifetime experience, Golden monkeys plus the cultural visits in the guardian village former Ibyiwacu Cultural Village Learn about cultural practices of Rwanda, ways of life plus participating in their traditional dance on this 2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari. You will be using your private safari jeep.

2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari Highlights

Day 1: Early pick-up (4;30) transfer to Volcanoes National Park for Gorilla Trekking + cultural Experiences

Day 2: Undertake the Golden Monkey trek and transfer back to Kigali + Departure

Detailed 2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari

Day 1: Early pick-up (4;30) transfer to Volcanoes National Park for Gorilla Trekking + cultural Experiences

Wake up early to get on a drive by (4:30), have your breakfast packed at the hotel, check out and embark on a drive to transfer to Musanze, the home of Mountain Gorillas, Golden monkeys, several hikes and so on. On your way going you will have time to discover, view Rwandan Landscapes plus plains. Enjoy the morning sunrise. Upon arrival, you will proceed to the home of mountain Gorillas, the Volcanoes National Park headquarters – Kinigi to meet your guides for the day. After completing all the park formalities, you will be embarking on a once in a lifetime experience of trekking mountain gorillas. Once you spot them you are allowed to spend one hour watching them do their daily activities. Return to the starting point to meet your driver, drive to your hotel / lodge for lunch and later go for an afternoon cultural experience, have your afternoon at the Gorilla Guardians former Iby’iwacu culture village center, return to your lodge to relax.

  • Main Destination: Volcanoes National Park(Gorillas)
  • Best Time To Visit: June to August (It is drier and hiking is easier)
  • High Season: June to September (Permits are scarce)
  • Best Weather: June to October (Sunny, but not too hot)
  • Accommodation: Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge – Mid-range lodge located just outside Volcanoes NP (Gorillas)
  • Meals & Drinks: Lunch & dinner (Breakfast not included), Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2: Undertake the Golden Monkey trek and transfer back to Kigali + Departure

2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Safari

Golden Monkey Tracking in Africa

After breakfast you will proceed to the park headquarters to meet your 2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari guides for the Golden Monkeys trekking activity, get the briefing and get started, once you meet the monkeys, enjoy their activities for a full hour. Return to the hotel for early lunch, check out and say your goodbyes, you will then be transferred back to Kigali. En route souvenir shopping in the city. Depending on your flight details, drive to Kigali international Airport for your outbound flight back home. See you on your next visit.

  • Main Destination: Kigali International Airport (Kigali)
  • Accommodation: No accommodation (End of tour)
  • Meals & Drinks: Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included), Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

End of 2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari

2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Safari

Mountain gorilla trekking Rwanda

Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

Volcanoes National Park, situated in the Virunga Mountains of Rwanda, is renowned as a sanctuary for the critically endangered mountain gorillas. Trekking through the mist-shrouded slopes of these volcanic peaks offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness these gentle giants in their natural habitat. The park is home to over half of the world’s remaining mountain gorilla population, providing visitors with an intimate encounter with these fascinating creatures as they go about their daily routines. Beyond gorilla trekking, the park’s diverse ecosystems support a variety of other wildlife, including golden monkeys, forest elephants, and numerous bird species, adding to the allure of this biodiverse haven.

In addition to gorilla trekking, Volcanoes National Park offers a range of activities for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike. Guided hikes through the lush bamboo forests provide opportunities to encounter the playful golden monkeys, endemic to the region and captivating in their own right. Cultural experiences with nearby communities offer insight into the traditions and customs of the Rwandan people, enriching visitors’ understanding of the local culture. The best time to visit Volcanoes National Park is during the dry seasons from June to August and December to February when trekking conditions are optimal, although gorilla sightings are possible year-round. It’s advisable to secure permits well in advance to ensure availability and to make the most of this extraordinary wildlife encounter.

2-Day Gorilla Rwanda Golden Monkey Trekking Safari Inclusions and Exclusions

Included

  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • Gorilla permits (One per person, non-resident)
  • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water (On all days)

Excluded

  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

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