3 Days (Budget 2022) Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour at Volcanoes

3 Days (Budget 2022) Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour starts at Kigali to Volcanoes National Park for budget Gorilla Trek. 3 Days (Budget 2022) Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour is your budget safari to do in Rwanda watching Gorillas in their habitat.

Trip Overview of the 3 Days (Budget) Rwanda Volcanoes Gorilla Trekking Safari

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park

Day 3: Departure to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary of the 3 Days (Budget) Rwanda Volcanoes Gorilla Trekking Safari

3 Days (Budget) Rwanda Volcanoes Gorilla Trekking Tour

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Get to Kigali International Airport where you meet and are picked up by a driver who drives you to Volcanoes National Park. En-route break off to visit the Genocide Memorials, National Museums and have lunch.

Continue on your journey following the misty green terrain rolling hills until you reach the Park and Check-in lodge for Dinner and Overnight. Five Volcanoes Lodge.

Day 2: Gorilla Trek in Volcanoes National Park

Enjoy breakfast and transfer to the Park head quarters for short briefing on conduct around the Mountain Gorillas then after in groups of 8 with a skilled park ranger enter the forest to trek the Mountain Gorillas for 3-5 hours.

Later you meet the Gorilla Trekking Groups then in an hour stay in their presence taking photos to keep with you. After trekking the Gorillas return to lodge for Dinner and Overnight.Five Volcanoes Lodge.

Day 3: Depart to Kigali

Enjoy your early breakfast then embark on departure to Kigali International Airport to board flight home.

Safari Includes

  • Ground transportation
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • Gorilla Trekking Permit
  • Lunch
  • Visit genocide memorials
  • Professional English speaking guide

Safari Excludes

  • Airfares
  • Visa
  • Tipping fees to locals and porters
  • Laundry
  • Cigarettes
  • Luxury drinks and any other personal nature expenses 

Essential Things to Do Before the 3 Days (Budget 2022) Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour

  1. Carry the Essential Gorilla Trekking Gear

As you plan on embarking on the 1 day Budget Rwanda gorilla Trek, make sure to carry the ideal Gorilla Trekking Gear like.

  • Long waterproof trousers not jeans are ideal
  • Long-sleeved shirts to protect you from getting bites and piercings from tree branches.
  • Gardening gloves to protect your palms
  • Rain jackets
  • Water proof caps / hats
  • A candid waterproof zip lock bag to protect your camera and gadgets
  • Hiking/ Trekking shoes
  • Skin repellents to protect you from insect bites as you trek through the forest.
  1. Make Sure you have a valid Gorilla trekking Permit

As you go on your 1 day Budget Rwanda Gorilla Trek, make sure you carry your Gorilla Trekking Permit at US $1500 per person. This Gorilla Trekking Permit takes you Gorilla Trekking at the popular Volcanoes National Park situated in Rwanda’s Ruhengeri District and also known to offer remarkable gorilla Trekking Safaris to tourists around the world.

  1. Ensure to target the Best Time around the year to go Gorilla Trekking

When planning to go on your 1 day Budget Rwanda Gorilla Trek make sure to travel during the Best time to watch the Gorillas and this is during the months of June to September and mid-December to February.

  1. Follow the required Precautions while with Gorillas

While in the presence of the Mountain Gorillas, ensure to follow the precautions to enjoy the Best adventures as you trek the Gorillas in their habitat.

  • Keep calm and quiet wile with the Gorillas
  • Make sure you stay close with other colleagues (Stay in the group)
  • Maintain a distance of 7 metres (21 feet) from the Gorillas
  • Don’t eat or drink in the presence of the Gorillas
  • You should in groups of 8 to trek Gorillas
  • Clean your hands before trek
  • Keep flashes out in your cameras
  • Don’t throw rubbish anyhow
  • When approached by a Gorilla (silverback Gorilla), crouch down slowly and don’t maintain eye contact
  • An hour is allowed in the presence of the gorillas

Route Map of the 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tour