Budget Rwanda Gorilla Tour
Enjoy the 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour. The 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour takes you to Volcanoes National Park. You will be trekking mountain gorillas on this 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour. You can optionally go Golden Monkey trekking too here. This Rwanda gorilla safari gives you a possibility to hike the Volcano. A date with history of the mountain gorillas may not be such a bad idea. This can be done by visiting the grave of Dian Fossey. This is the American conservationist who worked here for 20 years. This 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour is a short African gorilla safari in Rwanda. It is suited for those with limited time but want to see gorillas. This gorilla tour guarantees you less driving time to the gorillas. You will be accommodated in budget establishments in Ruhengeri.
Day 1: Kigali – Volcanoes National Park
Day one of your 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour. This will begin with a meet and greet by our Rwanda safari rep. It will be either at the airport or your budget hotel in Kigali. Enjoy moments of briefing on the 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour. This will be followed by a Kigali city tour. Kigali town is one of the cleanest cities in Africa. Your city tour visits markets and the genocide memorial center. This center is very important to the people of Rwanda. It is a symbol of national reconciliation after the genocide in 1994. The genocide center gives the untold story of the 1994 Rwanda genocide. This tour will be preceded by an early lunch in Kigali. It is after feeling your stomach that you will depart for Volcanoes National Park. It is a 3 hours drive heading north. You will arrive in the evening with the time spent at leisure. Your dinner and overnight will be at Muhavura Lodge on Full Board Basis.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Your 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour will start early. An early wakeup accords you enough time to prepare very well for your trek. We recommend that you wake up at 0600hrs. This enables you to have breakfast at 0630. You will be transferred to the park head quarters at Kinigi. A little entertainment normally from a given cultural group may be there. This is to be followed by a briefing on the day’s activity. You will be allocated a group depending on the gorilla family you will be trekking. Voila! It is time to go mountain gorilla trekking in Rwanda. Gorilla trekking can take up to three quarters of the day. This often depends on the location of the gorillas as they keep moving from one location to another. You will be allowed one hour once you find your gorilla family. You will then you walk back to the park head quarters. Here you will receive your gorilla tracking certificate. Return back to your budget accommodation in Volcanoes National Park. You will have your afternoon at rest. Dinner and overnight will be at Muhavura Lodge.
Day 3: Volcanoes – Kigali
Your 3 day Budget Rwanda gorilla tour starts with breakfast. This will be followed by a departure to Kigali. If you have an optional activity you may do it before departure. This includes golden monkey trekking. You may also opt to climb the Visoke Mountains. All these can be arranged at an extra cost. You will proceed to Kigali International Airport in time for your departure flight.