The 1 day budget gorilla trekking safari takes you to Volcanoes national park for Mountain gorillas located in the far northwest of Rwanda and it protects the steep slopes of this great mountain ranges; home of the endangered mountain gorillas and the rich mosaic of montane ecosystems. Those holds ever green and bamboo forest, swamps, heath as well as open grassland. Volcanoes National park is named after the many dormant volcanoes that make up the Virunga Massif including the Karisimbi, Sabinyo, Gahinga, Muhabura, and Bisoke. This national park has got about 400 mountain gorillas with 10 gorilla families. The 1 day budget gorilla trekking safari includes a gorilla permit of $1500 per person per day
Day 1 of the 1 day budget gorilla trekking safari:
Transfer to volcanoes National Park, Track Mountain gorillas & depart back to Kigali city.
This one day budget gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda is the best with travelers who have little time. It requires those visitors who are ready in Kigali city and it needs an early pick up and a late drop off. You set off at 4:30 for a 2 hour drive to Volcanoes National Park found in Musanze province, home to the endangered mountain gorillas.
Upon arrival, enjoy breakfast at the lodge and then proceed to the park head quarters at Kinigi for your briefing by the park warden. By 8:30 am, the tour ranger will transfer you to the starting point of the gorilla trek. The gorilla groups are situated to the guests at random at the park head quarters. The experienced guides have over time built a strong relationship with the park wardens. These talk to them before time and get to express the client’s interests in specific gorilla groups. The trek lasts from 1 to 8 hours depending on the movements of the gorillas.
After the trek, the driver transfers you back to Kigali for drop off at the hotel or at the airport for you scheduled flight back home.This marks the end of 1 day budget gorilla trekking safari
The Safari package includes:
Transportation 4×4 land cruiser
1 Litter of Mineral water per person per day
Service of English speaking driver guide
Service of airport representative.
One gorilla permits
Kigali City Tour
The safaris excludes Drinks, visas, Travel insurance, laundry, internet, optional activities, tips and all personal expenses.
This is a tailor-made safari that can be amended to meet your specific requirements including your preferred number of days, preferred dates of travel, standard of lodges and budget.
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