This one day gorilla safari will take you to Volcanoes national park to trek these endangered mountain gorillas in their nature habitat, after tracking you will head back to Kigali.
This day you will be driven by our safari guide/driver from your hotel/lodge up to the park headquarters in Kiningi before 7:30am to receive short briefings about the whole process of gorilla tracking from the park wardens or senior ranger guides and also gets you assigned to the gorilla family to trek. After, you will follow the ranger guide to the tropical rainforest to begin the magnificent encounter with these endangered apes one of its kind activity. Gorilla tracking time is unpredictable since meeting them depends gorilla family tracked some groups are easy to find and other are a bit difficult this is not a guarantee, tracking can go from 1-8 hours passing through muddy and steep slopes, so some levels of physical fitness is needed plus trekking gears like sturdy pair of shoes, long sleeved shirts and blouses, bottled water and packed lunch in order to make your gorilla safari easy, and ounce you came across these giant apes you will forget all the difficulties you’ve gone through and utilize the one hour you are allowed to stay with these apes while observing as well as studding their behaviors as well as taking photography . After the activity you will be driven back to Kigali or to your accommodation or at the airport to meet your departure flight back home. If time permits you will first go for a Kigali city tour to visit interesting places around including the Kigali genocide memorial site, National museum, visit the market places and later you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.
End of the safari