Rwanda gorilla Safari, 5 Days Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda
Day 1: Arrival to Kigali International Airport
You will arrive to Kigali international Airport meet with you guide from Ababa Safaris who will transfer you to your hotel of choice, briefing, and overnight in Kigali.
Day 2: Kigali City Tour – Transfer to Gorilla Park
After your breakfast this morning you will drive for a city tour, the city offers you the chance to Discover the Capital city tourism opportunities and which will take you around the busy town with historical ambiance of old colonial era. To democracy, from slums to the suburbs. Visit the genocide memorial site at Gisozi that tells the history of Rwanda leading up to the Genocide in 1994 and catalogues the details of the genocide using photographs, video, written accounts and art facts.
It includes personal testimonies and a moving memorial to the children of the Rwandan genocide; the wasted lives reflected in the holocaust and genocide in Armenia, South-West Africa, Bosnia and Cambodia. The Kigali memorial center has gained a world-wide reputation for this powerful exhibition and the craft center. After the visit drive to Ruhengeri, dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Gorilla trekking activity at Parc de Volcanoes
Wake up early for breakfast and later transfer to park headquarters for routine briefing. Later trek through the tropical Virunga rainforest in search of the rare mountain gorilla. Carry your lots of water, study walking shoes, water-proof warm clothing, sun-screen, insect-repellant and a hat. A no-flush camera is recommended because you will come up close with these gentle giants. The park ranger guides will make your 4 – 6 hour trek both educative and enjoyable. Return for Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: second day optional gorilla trekking
After an early morning breakfast, transfer to the national park headquarters for being briefed by the park rangers before departing for the hike in search for the Great Mountain Gorillas (possibly visiting a different family). The excursion in a thick rainforest and the interaction with the mountain ape, gives a wonderful experience in life; afternoon Drive to Gisenyi after breakfast enjoys your day in Gisenyi the small town on the shores of Lake Kivu. Lunch, dinner and night.
Day 5: Drive back to kigali
Depending on you flight schedule, you will drive straight from this place to the Airport to catch your flight back home
Airport transfers, transport for the whole trip on 4x4WD, Accommodation in Kigali and in PNV Gorilla Park, All meals as stated, Experienced tour guide fees, Gorilla permits, All entrance fees to the park, bottled water.
Travel Insurance, Visas Air ticket, Laundry fees, drinks in the hotel and restaurants, tips, telephone calls, and any other item of personal nature.