1 Day Rwanda Trekking Volcanoes National Park

This one day Rwanda gorilla trekking safari is recommended for visitors already in Rwanda but have little time to spend on the gorilla trekking safari.

Safari summary

4:30 am: Pickup from your hotel.

6:30 am: Breakfast and routine briefing by park warden

8:30am: Trekking escorted by tour guide.

Evening: Transfer back to hotel / Kigali International Airport


Day 1: Gorilla Trekking<strong>.</strong>

Very early in the morning, our Safari guide will pick you up from your hotel for a 2 hour (from 4:30 am) transfer to Musanze province where Volcanoes National Park is located.Upon arrival, you will have your breakfast before proceeding to the Volcanoes National Park headquarters in Kiningi for routine briefing by the park warden about the gorilla trekking rules. After being assigned a gorilla family to trek, you will depart to the starting point of the trek by 8:30am escorted by your tour guide. You will spend between 1-8 hours on the trek depending on the movements of the Gorillas in the forest. Upon meeting the Gorillas, you will spend 1 hour looking at them and taking photos after which you will return to the vehicle.

Your driver will the transfer you back to Kigali international airport for your scheduled flight or drop you off at your hotel.

End of Safari


All transportation as scheduled

All park entrance fee, crater service and concession fee

Meals breakfast, lunch, and dinner as indicated above

Four wheel transportation for safari with pop up roof ideal for game view

English speaking driver guide

Complementary bottled water while doing game drive

All activities as per above proposed itinerary.


Uganda visas

Meals, transport, and lodging outside the regular itinerary

Alcoholic beverages and bottled drinks

Any items of personal nature

International vaccinations


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