4 DAYS: GORILLAS IN THE MIST, RWANDA
A memorable trip to track the rare mountain gorillas in Rwanda. Taking you through the bamboo forests, you will spend an hour in the company of these magnificent creatures.
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali to Parc National des Volcans
Morning or mid afternoon arrival into Kigali International Airport. Our representatives will meet you and take you on a two and a half hour drive through winding roads north to your hotel near the Parc National des Volcans.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Parc National des Volcans
Set off early to track gorillas. After viewing the gorillas you will return for lunch. For more information, click on: ADVICE FOR GORILLA TREKKING.
Depending on when you return from the trek, an optional community walk along the Park boundary can be arranged if you would like to visit the local community in the afternoon.
Day 3: Dian Fossey Trek in Parc National des Volcans
Take a morning trek to Karisoke Research Centre, set up by Dian Fossey, the famous primatologist, or choose to visit local communitiesor track Golden Monkeys.
Day 4: Parc National des Volcans to Kigali
You will return to Kigali today. Depending on your flight departure time, you can go on an optional Kigali city tour and visit the Genocide Memorial Centre and Kigali Museum before heading to the airport for your flight back home.
This is a sample itinerary. We can adjust the route, activities and type of accommodation according to your requirements and budget. Where there is a choice of accommodation available, you can decide whether you want to stay in luxury, mid-range or budget lodges, hotels, superior camping or guest houses. Click on: HOW TO PLAN YOUR HOLIDAY.