1 Day Exciting Gorilla Tracking in Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda


This Exciting Gorilla Tracking In Volcanoes National Park In Rwanda is designed for the visitors is organized for visitors especially those who are in Rwanda and would like to go and see the gorilla families that are fully habituated. Even if you’re in Rwanda for a conference meeting you can decide to esteem your day to Volcanoes National Park and meet the gorillas. Rwanda Main airport Kigali is very close to the National Pak and you can spend about 3 hours to reach the destination. Visitors with less time and would like to see mountain gorillas can best opt to go for our 1 Day Exciting Gorilla Tracking In Volcanoes National Park In Rwanda

Volcanoes National Park

Volcanoes national park is located in the northwestern part of Rwanda in Musanze province and it is regarded as the oldest National Park in the whole of Africa with endangered mountain gorillas that are open for tourists to see during the activity of gorilla trekking. The National Park also protects five volcanoes of the 8 Virungas volcanoes and this is the park where the American American primatologist and conservationist Diane Fossey was based. The major attractions within the National Park are the endangered mountain gorillas and other mammals species include golden monkeys, Hynes, among others. Virunga National Park features over 178 species of birds with 15 species only found in Virunga and Rwenzori areas. While on our 1 Day Exciting Gorilla Tracking In Volcanoes National Park In Rwanda, you will engage in various activities that include, Gorilla trekking as the main and famous activity within the park, Golden monkey tracking, birding, nature walks, volcano climbing, Batwa cultural experience and forest or nature guided walks.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Guided Tours, Jungle, Short Breaks, Trekking, Wildlife
  • Activity Level Moderate
  • Group Size Small Group
All about the 1 Day Exciting Gorilla Tracking in Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda.

This 1 Day Rwanda gorilla tracking safaris in Volcanoes National Park excursion from Kigali is for travelers having very little time in Rwanda. With Rwanda’s gorilla permits going for $1500, this tour plan is perfect way to save on your gorilla tour  in Rwanda.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Gorilla permit/s
  • 4*4 Safari Vehicle
  • English speaking guide
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Air tickets
  • Flights
  • Visa ad visa feesItems of personal nature
  • Optional activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips through the tour
  1. Day 1 Track Gorillas in Volcanoes National Park

    The 1 Day short gorilla tour to Volcanoes national park Rwanda sets off by 5:00 am for a 2 hours drive from Kigali to volcanoes national park in Musanze.

    Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes is a well managed conservation countrywide initiative for the mountain gorillas, with a set of rules set to protect the endangered species.
    Before you head into the forest to search for gorillas, the head guide with brief you about rules and how to conduct when you meet the gorillas and what to expect for the tour.

    For your trekking adventure, your guides, porters and rangers go out of their way to make sure you have a memorable experience. The group moves at the pace of the slowest person to accommodation everyone. The guides are very informative and ready to share all the information on gorillas, their behaviors, conservation and the local community.

    You have to keep a distance of at least 20 feet away from the gorillas, but as gorillas are wild animals and very curious, they often go up-to the trackers enhancing the experience with the gorillas. Only 8 tourists can track a single gorilla family and visitors are advised to take porters to carry your backpacks as well as help you through tough spots on the hike.

    You will spend 1 hour with the gorillas, and you return back to the starting point where you will meet your guide. Later have lunch and transfer back to Kigali for drop off at your hotel or airport.