Tanzania Roadside Expeditions

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Arrival (See Getting There for more details)

Arrival (See Getting There for more details)

  • You'll be collected from the airport.
  • Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

Day 1

Arrival and Transfer to Musanze

Arrival and Transfer to Musanze

Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, our dedicated team of Tanzania Roadside Expeditions will be at the airport to meet and assist, finish up with all airport protocols, and drive you to Musanze, home of the mountain gorilla. On your way to Musanze, you will get a first glance at the beautiful Rwandan landscapes. Upon arrival and check-in at the lodge, you can enjoy the property amenities, have dinner, and spend the rest of the evening leisurely.

Overnight stay at Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge or similar.
Meal plan: Bed and breakfast.

Main Destination:
Volcanoes National Park (Gorillas)
Best Time To Visit June to August (It is drier and hiking is easier)
High Season June to September (Permits are scarce)
Best Weather June to October (Sunny, but not too hot)

Wildlife in Volcanoes NP

Accommodation:
Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge
  • Mid-range lodge located just outside Volcanoes NP (Gorillas)
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2

Gorrila Tracking at Volcanoes National Park

Gorrila Tracking at Volcanoes National Park

After an early breakfast, you will proceed to the home of the mountain gorillas, the Volcano National Park. Upon arrival at the headquarters (Kinigi), you will meet your guides for the day and complete the necessary park formalities. Finally! It is time to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime experience—tracking mountain gorillas. Once you spot them, you are allowed to spend an hour watching them go about their daily activities.

Return to the lodge for lunch and an afternoon cultural experience at Gorilla Guardians, formerly Iby’iwacu Culture Village Center. This place is fun, with lots of Rwandan history and ancient stories. Feel free to take part in the traditional dances. After an exciting day, return to the lodge for dinner and rest.

Overnight stay at Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge or similar.
Meal plan: Bed and breakfast.

Main Destination:
Volcanoes National Park (Gorillas)
Accommodation:
Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge
  • Mid-range lodge located just outside Volcanoes NP (Gorillas)
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3

Tracking Golden Monkeys and Departure

Tracking Golden Monkeys and Departure

After breakfast, you will proceed to the headquarters of Volcanoes National Park, where you will meet the guides who will accompany you during the golden monkey tracking activity.

After completing the tracking activity, we return to the lodge for a quick meal before checking out. You will be transferred back to Kigali city and have time for last-minute souvenir shopping at the craft shops. Depending on your flight details, we will drop you off at Kigali International Airport for your outbound flight.

See you on your next visit to Rwanda!

Main Destination:
Volcanoes National Park (Gorillas)
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

End of tour (See Getting There for more details)

End of tour (See Getting There for more details)

  • Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.
  • You'll be dropped off at the airport.

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Disclaimer

  • This tour is offered by Tanzania Roadside Expeditions, not SafariBookings.
  • This operator reserves the right to change rates advertised on SafariBookings.
  • If you request changes to this tour, the advertised rates will likely change.
  • The exact order, contents and rates of this tour are subject to availability.
  • If an accommodation is fully booked, the operator will suggest a comparable alternative.
  • Gorilla tracking permits are subject to availability.