3 Day Rwanda Gorilla and Golden Monkey Tracking

Volcanoes National Park




3 days


3 Day Rwanda Gorilla and Golden Monkey Tracking Trip Overview

2night | Volcanoes NP

A 3 Day Rwanda Gorilla trekking tour in Volcanoes National Park home of the Mountain Gorillas. Among other activities you will do during this tour includes; a Kigali city tour, a tour of the ibylwacu cultural village, and golden monkey trekking or an optional Dian Fossey Hike.

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Tour Plan

Pick up from either your hotel in Kigali or from the airport by our Gorilla Safaris Guide who will take you for the Kigali city tour in which you visit the city’s top attractions including the genocide site memorial center at Gisozi, a tour of the local markets and later depart for the Musanze province where volcanoes national park is located.

You will arrive late and proceed to check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation options:

  • Muhabura Hotel (Budget)
  • Le bamboo gorilla lodge (Mid-range)

You will wake up for an early breakfast at your hotel before setting off to the park headquarters at Kiningi for a briefing about the Gorilla trek. You will then transfer to the starting point of the gorilla trek by 8:30 am to track the gorilla family you have been assigned.

Your ranger guide will guide you as you track the gorilla, following through the jungles trying to locate the constant moving gorillas using information of their last known whereabouts. A maximum of 1 hour is allowed with the Gorillas after you meet them.

After the encounter with the mountain gorillas, return to your hotel for lunch, and in the afternoon have a cultural experience at the Ibyiwacu cultural village to learn about the Banyarwanda culture. Dinner and overnight stay at your lodge.

  • Muhabura Hotel (Budget)
  • Le bamboo gorilla lodge (Mid-range)

Early in the morning you will go to the park headquarters for briefing, but this time about the Golden Monkeys. You will head back to the forests to trek the golden monkeys after which you will return to the Lodge and prepare for the trip back to Kigali and thereafter to the airport for your flight back home.

End of Tour


  • Accommodation: 2 Nights Mid-Range Full board Basis.
  • An expert guide
  • Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3Lunches,  2Dinners.
  • Transport: Extended Safari Vehicle 4*4 Land cruiser.
  • All activities on the itinerary above.
  • Requirements for the tracking; you need to carry drinking water, rain jacket and jungle boots while the rangers will provide you with a walking stick.
  • Gorilla tracking is one of the unique activities you will enjoy while photographing and observing the gorillas. After tracking, come back to the lodge and relax.
  • Flight Tickets, VISA
  • Personal expenses such as Alcohol
  • Medical expenses
  • Laundry washing

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The total rates for the package excludes personal services like Laundry, soft drinks except alcoholic drinks ,pool tables ,smimming pool  ,massage and Spa treatments.

These are subjected to booking and available for the guests at every Lodge. Therefore each person is to pay only USD 50 per person for both a Day and a night to acquire these services.

NB: Service per person is not a mandatory requirement to accomplish your booking.

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