1 day short gorilla trrip in Rwanda’s Volcanoes national park starting and ending in Kigali.
You will be picked from your hotel in Kigali very early in the morning by 4:30am, its possible to catch an early breakfast and then hit the road to Volcanoes National Park reaching at around 6:00am in time for cultural presentation at the park offices and then briefing from a head park officer.This will be followed by dividing into groups of 8 people depending on the level of trek you want to go for – easy, medium, tough. After which you will embark on the gorilla trekking excursion in the forest, an activity that lasts 2-6 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. On return, you will meet your driver guide at the starting point and drive back to Kigali reaching in the evening.
End of the Tour
Tips for this trip
Often times many visitors wonder if its really possible to watch gorillas and be back to Kigali in time to catch your departure flight. Yes its very much possible watch gorillas in the Volcanoes national park and be back to Kigali for your departure flight because Kigali to Volcanoes national park is just about 2-3 hours drive on a very good road. The moment you come out from the forest, it very necessary to depart at once.