This 3-day gorilla safari to Volcanoes national park will start in Kigali Rwanda’s capital. Have a short city tour to the genocide memorial, and markets then drive to the park. Encounter the locals track gorillas and visit the twin lakes.
Day 1 – Transfer to Volcanoes National Park. Cultural tour in the evening
Your driver guide will give a briefing about the details concerning your 3 days’ safari and this will be after breakfast at your hotel. Have yourself a city tour where you will be able to visit the National Museum or the Genocide memorial center then he will transfer you north wards to Volcanoes National Park which is located about a 2hrs drive from Kigali. In the afternoon take a walk in the community and watch traditional dances of the locals in Ibyiwachu cultural center, after relax at your lodge.
Day 2 – Gorilla trekking and twin lakes tour
Have an early heavy breakfast, after your driver guide will take you to the headquarters in the park by 8 am for beefing. Later be led into the park by a ranger guide and embark on the amazing adventure which is gorilla tracking, in most cases this activity requires some physical fitness because it involves hikes. The activity may take between 2 to 6 hours to get to these apes and trekkers are permitted to be with the gorillas for 1 hour. Experience seeing them play, feed among others.
After trekking, you will head back to the lodge have lunch and after you will visit to the twin lakes of Burera and Ruhondo.
Day 3 – Drive to Kigali and departure
Rise early and have a morning breakfast before you check out from the lodge. After that your driver guide will transfer you to Kigali city where you will have a short time shopping from local markets, you can buy souvenirs you will after have lunch and transfer to the airport.