5 Days 3 Gorilla Treks

Want to trek Rwanda gorillas thrice meeting different mountain gorilla families? This 5 days gorilla safari package highlight 3 gorilla trekking activities to three different mountain gorilla families in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda.

5 Days 3 Gorilla Treks

5 Days Triple Gorilla Trekking Tour Overview

This 5 days triple trekking tour package will let you trek 3 different mountain gorilla families in three respective days.

Safari Day by Day

Below is the original planned schedule of this itinerary. If you want to make any adjustments, please let us know when you inquire.

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Our guide will pick you up at Kigali International Airport and transfer you to Musanze, north of Rwanda. Volcanoes National Park, the only home of Rwanda gorillas is found in Musanze. When you reach, you will retire at your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Overnight at Bisate Eco Lodge (Luxury) or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge for comfortable stay

Meals: Lunch and Dinner

Driving Time: 2 Hours

Day 2: First Gorilla Trekking

Wake up early morning and head to the park headquarters in Kinigi for briefing. It is from this briefing meeting where they will tell you the rules and regulations of mountain gorilla trekking and assign you to random gorilla groups to trek. After her, you will be accompanies by an armed safari ranger as you hit the jungles of Volcanoes National Park to search for mountain gorillas. Gorilla trekking may last from 2 up to 8 hours depending on how long you take to locate the gorillas.

However, nowadays park rangers move ahead and locate the gorillas before and then guide you to the right direction. This way you get to save a lot of time.  When you meet the gorillas, you have an hour to spend around them. After you will return to the park headquarters to receive your respective gorilla tracking certificates showing the mountain gorilla family you tracked.

Optional Activity: Iby’Iwacu Cultural Visit

Overnight at Bisate Eco Lodge (Luxury) or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge for comfortable stay

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Second Gorilla Trekking

This day you will go through the same schedule as the previous day except that you will meet a different mountain gorilla family.

Optional Activity: Twin Lakes Visit

Overnight at Bisate Eco Lodge (Luxury) or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge for comfortable stay

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Third Gorilla Trekking

This day you will go through the same schedule as the previous day except that you will meet a different mountain gorilla family.

Optional Activity: Musanze Caves Tour

Overnight at Bisate Eco Lodge (Luxury) or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge for comfortable stay

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Transfer to Kigali and Departure

This day you will leave your lodge in the afternoon or evening depending on your preference after having enough rest and transfer to Kigali International Airport to catch up with your departure flight.

Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

Driving Time: 1 hour and 30 minutes

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