3 Day Rwanda Safari, Gorilla & Golden Monkey Trek

Western lowland gorilla

3 Day Rwanda Safari, Gorilla & Golden Monkey Trek

Day 1: Travel From Kigali to Volcano National Park

In the morning, you will be picked from the hotel in Kigali or at the airport upon arrival and proceed for a city tour to Genocide Memorial museum, later transfer to Volcanoes national park in Ruhengeri.

In the evening, we can go for a nature walk to beautiful twin lakes of Burera and Ruhondo.

Dinner & Overnight at Kinigi Guesthouse (Budget) / Le bamboo Gorilla Lodge (Deluxe) or Gorilla Nest lodge (Luxury).

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Adventure

In the morning, you will have briefing at the headquarters before setting off for the adorable gorilla trek in the virunga hills in the rain forest.

Packed food will be carried, as lunch can only be self provided, since trekking may take 2 to 7 hours depending on the availability of the gorillas due to their movements in their natural environment.

Then retreat to you hotel for late lunch, relax in the evening or take a nature walk to Ruhengeri town, market and interact with local people.

Dinner & overnight at your lodge on DAY 1.

Day 3: Golden Monkey Tracking, Departure

Breakfast at the hotel/lodge and transfer back to volcanoes national park for another adventurous activity of golden monkey trekking. The activity ends early afternoon, for early lunch and proceed to Kigali city / airport where the tour ends.

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  • Airport transfers
  • Full board accommodation
  • All tour activities as detailed in the itinerary
  • Park entrance fees
  • Guiding fees
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • A 4×4 comfortable safari vehicle good for game viewing and photographing
  • Gorilla permits
  • Primate tracking permits
  • Professional full-time English speaking driver-guide


  • International flights
  • Visas (where applicable)
  • Laundry services
  • Beverages and drinks
  • Tips
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary