(Budget) 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari 2023 from Kigali at Volcanoes National Park
(Budget) 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari 2023 starts at Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. (Budget) 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari 2023 is very affordable for all travelers from all over the world interested in trekking and watching the Gorillas.
Volcanoes National Park is located in Ruhengeri District of Rwanda offering amazing Gorilla Trekking Tours to all kinds of travelers from all over the world looking to enjoy Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda.
Other than the prominent Gorilla Trekking Adventures done at the park, Volcanoes National Pak offers remarkable Golden Monkey tracking Tours as travelers get an opportunity to track the Golden Monkeys as you transfer from one trail to another with lead guides watching the monkeys and taking man photos to keep. Other than Golden Monkeys, you can also engage in hiking and Mountain Climbing to the top of the Mountain Volcanoes i.e Mount Gahinga Volcano, Mount Karisimbi Volcano, Mount Bisoke Volcano, Mount Muhabura Volcano, Mount Sabinyo Volcano which is only climbed on the Uganda Side.
Trip Overview of the (Budget) 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari 2023
Day 1: Arrival to Volcanoes National Park
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Day 1: Arrive at Volcanoes National Park
Arrive at the Kigali International Airport where you are welcomed and picked by a driver guide to transfer you following the rolling misty hills with en-route lunch and after you reach the Park and check-in lodge for Dinner and Overnight. Five Volcanoes Lodge.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking at Volcanoes then Depart
Very early morning breakfast then proceed to the Park headquarters for short briefing on conduct around the Mountain Gorillas. Later enter the thick green forest vegetation to trek the Mountain Gorillas for 3-5 hours along the trails as you proceed from one point to another.
After a while trekking along the trails, you get to meet the Mountain Gorillas then in an hour, stay in their presence taking many photos to keep.
After trekking the Mountain Gorillas, depart to the Kigali International Airport to board flight home.
2 Days (Budget) Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Includes
- Ground transportation
- Accommodation and meals
- Gorilla Trekking Permits
- En-route Lunch
- Professional English speaking guide
2 Days (Budget) Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Excludes
Airfares, Visa, tipping fees to locals and porters while trekking gorillas, Laundry, Cigarettes, Luxury drinks and any other personal nature expenses not mentioned in the itinerary.
What is the cost of Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda?
Gorilla Trekking is the most popular safari adventure carried out in Volcanoes National Park Ruhengeri Rwanda at US $1500 per person. You MUST carry a valid Gorilla Trekking Permit to enable you trek the Gorillas in groups of 8 in 3 to 5 hours till you meet them and stay in their presence for an hour.
Is Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda worth the money?
Yes Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park is worth the Money since this adventure gives you an opportunity to stay in the presence of the majestic Mountain Gorillas. You pay US $1500 per person and watch the Mountain Gorillas as you take many photos to keep.
Is Uganda or Rwanda better for Gorilla Trekking?
The choice between which country is Best for Gorilla Trekking depends on the preferences of the travelers according to budget, vegetation habitat, Price of the Gorilla Trekking Permit which is at US $700 per person in Uganda, US $1500 per person in Rwanda and US $400 per person in the DR Congo.
In Bwindi Forest National Park the vegetation habitat for the Gorillas is thicker hence not penetrable offering very challenging hikes that are unique and exciting.
How to Book for Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda?
When interested in trekking the rare species of Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda, we advise you book with an authentic Tour Operator Agency to book your Gorilla trekking permit on your behalf at the Rwanda Development Board at US $1500 per person.
How far are Gorillas from Kigali?
Gorillas are fun to trek in Rwanda and are found in the Ruhengeri District of Rwanda at Volcanoes National Park also known as the epitome destination to visit by all travelers that visit Rwanda. Getting to the park takes you a period of 2 to 3 hours from Kigali City Rwanda.
How to prepare for your Gorilla Trekking Safari
Gorilla trekking in Rwanda, Uganda and DR Congo is adventurous and incredible to do as you get to watch the Gorillas in their natural vegetation habitat.
When preparing for your Gorilla Trekking Adventure, make sure to do the following so as to enjoy being in the presence of the Gorillas.
- Don’t have too much Expectations
- Engage in physical Exercise
- Pack Your Safari Items Early to avoid any inconvenience
- Carry a Water Bottle