2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari: A Memorable Gorilla Adventure

Rwanda, known as the “Land of a Thousand Hills,” offers a unique and thrilling experience for wildlife enthusiasts with its incredible gorilla trekking opportunities. If you are seeking an unforgettable adventure, embark on 2 days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari, immersing yourself in the natural beauty of Volcanoes National Park and encountering the magnificent mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Let’s explore the exciting itinerary that awaits you.

In this itinerary, we will guide you through a thrilling 2-day itinerary for a Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari. You’ll have the chance to witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the Volcanoes National Park and experience an up-close encounter with the critically endangered mountain gorillas.

Safari Highlights: 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari

Day #1: Arrival and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park.

Day #2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park & Departure

Detailed safari Itinerary: 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari

Day #1: Arrival and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

  • Arrival in Kigali

Your adventure begins with your arrival at Kigali International Airport, where you will be greeted by our friendly guide. Take in the sights and sounds of Rwanda's vibrant capital city as you transfer to your hotel. Relax and rejuvenate, preparing yourself for the exciting days ahead.

  • Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

After breakfast, depart from Kigali and embark on a scenic drive to Volcanoes National Park. Marvel at the picturesque landscapes, lush greenery, and terraced hills that Rwanda is renowned for. Upon reaching the park, check into your lodge, which will be your cosy haven amidst the wilderness.

  • Evening Relaxation

As the day draws to a close, take some time to unwind and soak in the tranquility of your surroundings. Enjoy a delightful dinner at the lodge and rest well, knowing that an extraordinary adventure awaits you in the morning.

Day #2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park and Departure

  • Early Morning Preparation

Wake up before dawn and energize yourself with a delicious breakfast. Pack your essentials, including sturdy hiking boots, rain gear, and a water bottle. Meet your experienced guide and head to the park headquarters for a briefing on gorilla trekking etiquette and safety guidelines.

  • Gorilla Trekking Experience

The highlight of your safari awaits as you venture into the dense rainforest of Volcanoes National Park. Accompanied by expert trackers and armed rangers, embark on an exhilarating trek to find a gorilla family. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the forest, witnessing the incredible biodiversity that thrives here.

Once you encounter the gorillas, observe them from a safe distance, respecting their natural habitat. Marvel at their majestic presence, playful antics, and strong family bonds. Capture this awe-inspiring moment in your heart and through your lens, but remember to be fully present in the experience.

  • Departure from Volcanoes National Park

After an unforgettable encounter with the mountain gorillas, bid them farewell and make your way back to the park headquarters. Your guide will transfer you back to Kigali, where you can reflect on the incredible memories made during your Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari.

Safari inclusions

Park entry fees & taxes

Game drives & Boat cruise fees

Bottled drinking water on board

4×4 safari vehicle

Knowledgeable English-speaking driver-guide

1-night accommodation

Meals as indicated in the itinerary

Safari Exclusions

International flight fares & visas to Uganda

Drinks (alcohol and other beverages)

Personal purchases


Any other changes to the itinerary

Safari Route to Volcanoes National Park from Kigali