4 Days Double Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

This 4 Days Double Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari is short and has got 4 days and 3 nights that are spent in Rwanda. The main focus of this tour is to visit the volcanoes National park and these endangered mountain gorillas.

This itinerary also needs morning or an early afternoon arrival flight into Rwanda on day 1 and you have a guided tour in Kigali and then a visit to the genocide memorial centre before driving down to the forests of Volcanoes National park.

The 4 Days Double Rwanda Gorilla Trekking safari itinerary also includes 2 treks to view the mountain gorillas.

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Arrive at Kigali Airport and meet and greet with the guide, we have a half-day city tour, including a visit to the genocide memorial centre and other cultural sights. Later in the afternoon, we drive to Kinigi via Ruhengeri. This road to Ruhengeri is also sealed offering the stunning scenery of the hills and valleys of this green and the lush country as you take a little more than 2 hours. From here, we have a 20 minutes drive to Kinigi at the base of Sabyinyo Mountain, with excellent views of the Virunga Mountain.

Day 2: First-day Gorilla Trekking

Have breakfast and then take a short drive to the park headquarters and meet with the beautiful local guides and the trackers who will give you a talk on the etiquette of gorilla trekking tours.

We shall then hike into the forest to where the gorillas were seen the night before and track from that point. The trek can take from 1 to 6 hours and the climb to the altitudes is not in excess of 7,500 feet.

We shall also hike into the forest to be these gorillas were seen the night before and track from that. The terrain is o rough and at times so muddy. Even though the hike is physically demanding, the beauty of this forest and the surrounding scenery makes the trekking worthwhile.

Once these are located, all the fatigue will be forgotten, as the adventure is also described as being the deepest natural history adventure in the world.

Picnic lunches are also provided and it’s vital to take lots of water. The cameras and fast speed films are also recommended. It can also rain in a few minutes’ notice, hence waterproof clothing is also good including waterproof bags for cameras and film.

Day 3: Second-day Gorilla Trekking Safari

You will follow the same steps as on the first day of gorilla trekking after then proceed back to Kigali.

Day 4: Departure back to Kigali

Enjoy a city tour including the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, we shall then transfer to the airport and check-in for the flight.

4 Days Double Rwanda Gorilla Trekking