4 Days Gorillas Golden Monkey trekking Rwanda
Day 1: Gorillas golden monkey trekking
Arrival at the Kigali International Airport. Met on arrival by your guide who will give a short briefing before starting a lovely drive up the winding roads into the mountains. This area is referred to as the land of a thousand hills or the “Mille colines”. Drive through the town of Musanze and proceed to the Kinigi area at the base of the Volcanoes where you will check in at the Hotel Muhabura or Mountain Gorilla View Lodge. Depending on the arrival time, the could be spent visiting the local Batwa communities. Later, return to your accommodations to have dinner and overnight. Meal plan – Dinner
Day 2: Mountain gorilla safari
Morning breakfast at the lodge, before driving to the nearby gorilla trek briefing location. The gorilla trekking party divided into groups of 8 people be gorilla group will be briefed on how to behave while on the gorilla visit and you will be allowed to ask questions about the trekking experience. Later, the gorilla trek will start from Kinigi to the edge of the national park to start the day’s gorilla tracking. On encountering the gorilla group, you will be timed to stay with these magnificent animals for one hour and you transfer to the park headquarters to pick up your gorilla trekking certificates. Have meals at the lodge before dinner and overnight at the Hotel Muhabura or Mountain Gorilla View Lodge.
Gorilla trekking or Golden Monkey hike
Day 3: Rwanda Gorilla Safari
You could opt add a Gorillas and Golden Monkey trekking this day at an extra fee. This would probably an option of a second gorilla visit or following this troop of rare monkeys feeding on bamboo shoots in the Volcanoes gorilla park. The gorillas in a different area will be tracked and followed to their feeding location where you are allowed an hour of viewing them. Later, return to your lodge for lunch before checking out. Transfer on a 2 hour road transit to Kigali and proceed to the Hotel Gorillas or the Kigali Serena for overnight. Rwanda Gorilla Tour
After breakfast, you have an optional genocide memorial tour of Kigali, at an extra fee to see the remains of the Rwandans that lost their lives during the 100 days of mass slaughter in 1994. Later, transfer to the Kigali International airport for the departure flight.
Tour fee for the Gorillas Golden Monkey trekking Rwanda
Price per person in a double or twin starts at US$1,228 + US$750 per gorilla permit or US$100 golden monkey permit.
Cost per person in a single room US$1,395 + permits as above.
Gorillas Golden Monkey trekking price Includes:
- Kigali International airport pick up and drop off transfers.
- Accommodation at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge.
- First Night at Hotel Gorillas in Kigali.
- Meals on tour.
- National park entry fees.
- Gorilla trekking permits as listed above.
- Private vehicle on tour.
- Knowledgeable English speaking guide.
- Gorilla trackers.
- Park guides.
- Airfare to and from Rwanda
- Visas(where applicable)
- Personal expenses not listed in the program.