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4 Day Rwanda Gorilla Tour

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Elly Mwesiga

Pinnacle Safaris Africa

Africa Gorilla and Wildlife Safari Company

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4 Day Rwanda Gorilla Tour

On this trip, you will visit Parc National des Volcans (PNV) in the north of Rwanda which habituates approximately 300 mountain gorillas. Ten Gorilla families are habituated for tracking. Each of the Gorillla families allows a maximum of 8 tourists tracking per day. On addition to gorilla tracking, you may also climb the Visoke volcano and track other primates including golden monkeys. You can also visit the Dian Fossey’s Karisoke Research Centre (her Grave) or do a Village walk, all on payment of extra.

DAY 1

Day 1: Arrival

On your arrival at the airport, you will and greet with our driver guide who will then brief you on your tour. Overnight: Chez Lando hotel for Mid range Or: Kempinski Hotel des Mille Collines for upper range, Bed & Breakfast OR: Kigali Serena Hotel (high level), Bed & Breakfast

Hotel Chez Lando
DAY 2

Day 2: Volcanoes National PA

Cultural tour of Kigali city, with an optional visit to the Genocide Memorial Museum at Gisozi [1 hour]. Transfer to Kinigi at the foothills of the Volcanoes. Enjoy the rolling hills for which Rwanda is well known [Approximate drive time: 3 hours] Overnight: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for lower mid range; OR: Jack Hanna Cottage for Upper range, (B, L, D) OR: Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge or Virunga Lodge for Luxury, (B, L, D)  Mountain Gorilla View Lodge: rate is inclusive of all meals, and taxes only.  Jack Hanna Cottage: rate is inclusive of all meals, tea, coffee, water and 18% Vat tax.  At Virunga Lodge the tariff is on an all-inclusive basis and in addition to accommodation and meals, include unlimited consumption of all available alcoholic and soft drinks, laundry services, and any activities clients wish to do around the lodges. One complimentary massage per guest is also offered.  At Sabinyo Silverback Lodge: Rate includes full board accommodation with 3 meals per person per night booked, laundry, room service, drinks (wines, beers & soft drinks), Community Bed Night Fees and applicable VAT. Rates exclude drinks (champagnes, liqueurs & spirits), and personal expenses. Read more

Volcanoes National Park
DAY 3

Day 3: Gorilla Tracking

After breakfast, you will depart for the headquarters of the Park for briefing before starting to track gorillas. After an hour of experiencing the closest primate to human. You will retire for lunch. Overnight: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for lower mid range; OR: Jack Hanna Cottage for Upper range, (B, L, D) OR: Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge or Virunga Lodge for Luxury, (B, L, D) Read more

Volcanoes National Park
DAY 4

Day 4: Gorilla Tracking and

Optional second gorilla tracking. Or do one of the optional activities: see list below On return, lunch and drive to Kigali. Transfer to the Airport for departure.

Kigali

ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
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Hotel
Day 1
Location Kigali
Day 2
Location Volcanoes National Park
Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Kigali
Day 2
Location Volcanoes National Park

TRIP PACKAGE

Package Includes

  • • Daily breakfast, except of first day
  • • Meal plan as listed in the itinerary (BB in Kigali, FB on tour – see terms for luxury lodges)
  • • Accommodation on a shared basis, as listed in the itinerary
  • • All fees for parks, and entrances
  • • Mineral/bottled water in vehicle
  • • All transfers, fuel with vehicle
  • • English speaking driver-guide all along the tour
  • • Cultural visits where available
  • • Genocide Memorial visit in Kigali is always complementary and has no bearing on cost if guests choose to have it or not.

Package Excludes

  • • Gorilla Permits, quoted separately
  • • Meals in Kigali
  • • Other optional activities
  • • Extra drinks at lunches and dinners
  • • Air tickets
  • • Personal Expenditures; phone calls, laundry
  • • For Single rooms, the Supplement (SRS) has to be paid
  • • Visa fees for Rwanda

REVIEWS

5 Reviews

Silvia and Andrea Gotti , United States

Amazing experience, great organization and very professional personnel. Pinnacle safaris exceed our expectations. They fit our way to think about travel. Very professional staff, amazing accommodations. Eco-friendly and population/ambient Respectfully. They make out honey moon unforgivable! Thanks! I strongly recommend pinnacle safaris to all my traveller friends! Read more

Michael and Antje, Germany

The experience was so amazing and wonderful - we will keep it in our hearts forever!!! From our point of view the safari was performed very professionally and enthusiastically!!

Sandra Bayer, Austria

I went Rwenzori Trekking + Queen Elizabeth + Gorilla trekking - the whole organization was perfect - the guides were very friendly!

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