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USD 453.00
2 travellers
What to Expect

Day 1: Drive from Kigali to Volcanoes national park

Pass By: Kigali Center for Photography, KG 5 Ave Close to KAMUTWA Sector office, Kigali Rwanda
On arrival at the airport, welcomed by Rwanda Travel representative and transferred to your hotel in Musanze formerly known as Ruhengeri. Alternatively if you were already in Kigali you will be picked from your hotel or designated location and drive to Musanze. The drive from Kigali to Musanze takes about 2 hours with great scenery along the way.

The drive to musanze takes you through different villages and town along the road. Enjoy the scenery of the thousand hills with great views of valleys and pathways to different homes and trading centers. Be expectant to meet the massive mountain gorillas on your trek after briefing from ranger guides early the next. We advise that you get enough sleep the day before so that you prepared for both a short hike and along hike depending on where the gorillas nested.

end of day one of Tour

Journey time – 2 hours

Meal plan – Lunch and Dinner

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Garden palace hotel

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes national park

Stop At: Volcanoes National Park, Musanze Kinigi, Ruhengeri Rwanda
Trekking the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat of the Virunga volcanoes is an experience that will stay with you every waking moment. Arise early and your driver guide will transfer you to the briefing area at the park headquarters. Enjoy the traditional dances and coffee as you wait to receive your briefing from the ranger guide. You will then be given information on the groups to trek and you transfer to meet your ranger guide. After further briefing on likely distance to travel and expected behavior while in the forest, you start your trek into the jungles of volcanoes national park. For some gorilla groups, you are expected to drive out a bit before starting the trek. You are advised to take a long a porter to help with your day pack and some of your gadgets, it is easy to think that you do not need one but they can be helpful if the gorillas nested further a way from your starting point. after you will be transferred to Starting Point (Kigali)

End of Tour

Meal plan – Breakfast and Lunch
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
you will meet Rwanda Travel representative at Airport or your Hotel In Kigali where will drop you off at the end of Trip.
Departure Time
2:00 PM
2 days
  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Bottled water
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Personal Insurance
  • International flights
  • Gorilla Trekking fees
  • Entry/Admission - Volcanoes National Park
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Roger H
20 June 2019|
Response from judy w |
Amita V
2 June 2019|
Response from rwandatravel200 | Property representative |
thank you amita for your question. the final cost of gorilla trekking permit is $1500 and yes it is possible to drop you off at rubavu after trek
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