This Rwanda gorilla safari presents you an opportunity to encounter Mountain gorillas twice in the mist of Volcanoes national park. Though similar species, each gorilla family has a unique and different life style and behavior generating different experiences all together. This double tracking will entail visiting two gorilla families or one family according to your desire. Transferring from the city of Kigali presents striking scenic views en route and the spectacular sights of the Virunga volcanoes rendering this safari visit worth undertaking.

Safari highlight:

Day 1: Arrive at International Airport, the main gateway to Rwanda.

Day 2: First Gorilla trekking/tracking in Parc Nationale des Volcanoes (Volcanoes national park).

Day 3: Subsequent Gorilla trekking/tracking

Day 4: Transfer to Kigali for departure.


Day 1: Arrive in Rwanda.

Arrive at Kigali Airport where you will be picked up our driver guide and transfer to Parc Nationale des Volcanoes (Volcanoes National Park). Enjoy the amazing scenery along the way to the park.  Accommodation at Hotel La Palme (midrange/standard) Kinigi Guest House (Budget/basic) or Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Up market/Luxury). FB.

Day 2: Encounter Gorilla tracking/trekking experience in Volcanoes National park.

Have an early morning breakfast before transferring to the park headquarters for briefing and eventual start of the gorilla tracking activity at 08:00 hours. Traverse the verdant of this volcanic park before encountering the magic mountain gorillas. You have one hour to generate gorilla tracking memories and photo taking.   The activity takes 2-5 hours before returning to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at your lodge. FB.

Day 3: Subsequent gorilla trek.

Have an early breakfast and drive to the park headquarters for the second gorilla tracking experience. You can decide to track a new family or the former. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Transfer to Kigali for departure.

After breakfast transfer to Kigali to prepare for your departure. If time allows, you can pass by the Gisozi genocide memorial to revitalize the tragedy that fell the country in 1994.

End of safari.


Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

This accommodation facility extends value for money and the magnificent sights of the Volcanoes national park. It is positioned on the lower gradients of Sabyinyo Mountain. Gorilla view lodge contains 30 private stone cottages with modern furnishing and décor. With a fire place and en suite facilities, the lodge is worth of stay while at Gorilla tracking safari in Rwanda.

La Palme Hotel

With 48 fully furnished rooms with 4 big elegantly designed suites, La Palme Hotel counts among the cozy and ultimate safari accommodations within the environs of Volcanoes national park. Rooms have Wi-Fi, Satellite TV, 24 hour room service, telephone and double beds.


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