This 2 days gorilla tour to Volcanoes National park is among the most demanded Rwanda tours. With this relaxed tour you get to spend a night in Volcanoes National Park ahead of gorilla tracking the next day. This gives you some brief time allowance to explore the park and can go for a community visit. The 2 days gorilla tour is also ideal for those with limited time in Rwanda.

Mountain Gorilla, Volcanoes NP Rwanda. 2 days gorilla tour
Mountain Gorilla, Volcanoes NP Rwanda. Photo by Moses Nezehose

Tour Inclusions

Tour Exclusions

  • Visas
  • Kigali accommodation and meals
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

Tour Summary

Day 1: Kigali Excursion and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park (3 hours drive)

Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Tracking Adventure & Back to Kigali.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Kigali to Volcanoes National Park

You will be picked from Kigali for a transfer to Volcanoes National park home to the mountain gorillas. The drive to the park is 3 hours with stop overs for photography at major places of interest. You will arrive at Volcanoes National Park early enough and go for a community visit to the gorilla guardian village. Here you will get to know about the local Rwandan culture and can later go for a walk.

Day 2: Gorilla Trek & Back to Kigali

This most anticipated day starts with a briefing at the park headquarters about the gorilla tracking regulations. After the briefing you are then led to the park tracking to meet mountain gorillas. This tracking experiences enables you to see other wildlife species especially birds. On getting to the gorillas, you will be allowed to stay in the presence of mountain gorillas for a hour taking photographs and knowing more about them. You will later return for a transfer to Kigali for a drop off at your Hotel or airport depending on schedule.

End of Tour.