7 Days Explore Rwanda Volcanoes NP

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Arrival at the Airport, meet and greet with our representative. Time allowing, do a Kigali City tour visiting the museum and genocide memorial center then proceed to Volcanoes National Park for dinner and overnight at Gorilla Mountain View Lodge. FB

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking
Today We will have breakfast then head to the headquarters for briefing before the tracking. After briefing, the trekking starts through the light and thick forest until you find the gorillas, you will be only one hour before the gorillas, which will be enough time for viewing, and photography. The trekking can take from 1- 7 hours or more depending on where the movements of the gorillas, after return to the lodge for relaxation and overnight stay at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge. FB

Day 3: Dian Fossey’s Grave hiking
After breakfast, start the trek to Dian Fossey’s grave and to her Gorilla Research Center located between Bisoke & Karisimbi Volcanoes. Return to Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for dinner and overnight stay. FB

Day 4: Bisoke Hiking
After breakfast and with packed lunch, start the early morning with your ranger to hike the majestic Bisoke volcano. It takes up to about 8 hours to the summit and pack at the foot hill, whilst atop, enjoy breathtaking views of other virungas and the crater lake. Later return to your hike, your guide will be waiting to transfer the lodge for dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge. FB

Day 5: Hike to Mount Karisimbi
Prepare yourself for yet another expedition, the trek will take about 6 hours trek to Karisimba using the Bisoke trail to the altitude of 3700m above sea level, it is at this point that you will camp for a night. Overnight in a camp with packed food. FB

Day 6: Peak of Mount Karisimbi
After breakfast, continue with a 4 hours hike to Karisimbi’s summit at 4507 meters above see level, with exceptional views of its exotic plants and different vegetation belts from the thick forest to barren volcanic core, you may be lucky to see snow as well depending on the time of the hike, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. FB

Day 7: Drive back to Kigali
Reserved for departure.
End of safari

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