3 Day Gorillas & Golden Monkeys - Volcanoes National Park Rwanda
If your interest is Gorillas and Golden monkeys, this three day tour in Rwanda is the best for you. It starts in Kigali to Volcanoes and then back to Kigali.
Day 1: Arrival – Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
On arrival you will be picked by our Safari guide from Kigali airport, meet and greet – later transfer up to Kigali city for a stopover.
If you arrive early in the morning, you can do a city tour around Kigali and after embark on a scenic drive to Volcanoes National Park.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking.
Have your morning breakfast, before you start a drive to the starting point. After briefing, the journey to the Jungle starts in a group following the permanently established trails. The group usually consist of eight tourists and a park ranger guide.
You will wander in the Jungle until you locate the Gorilla family you are tracing for. One hour is allowed while in the presence of Mountain Gorillas. After you will start the Journey back to create more room for the apes to continue with their day to day work.
Day 3: Golden monkey tracking – Transfer back to Kigali.
Golden monkeys are species of the Old world monkey family and one of the reason for a trip to Volcanoes. Early in the morning you will transfer to the park headquarters for the briefing conducted.
Later, you start a journey to the jungle in search of these primates. After locating them, you will be allowed in their presence for some time – see them feeding, swinging in the tree branches, playing and more.
After the session, you will return to the lodge for lunch and some resting as you prepare for the drive back to Kigali. Drop off at the airport for return flight or hotel for overnight stay.
The Package includes;
- Gorilla Permits
- Park Ranger Fees
- Golden Monkey Tracking permit.
- Full Board Accommodation
- Full-time English speaking Driver/Guide
- Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
- Airport transfer.
- Kigali city tour.
- Visa Fees
- Personal Insurance
- Expenses of personal nature.