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5 days Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

5 Days Gorilla Trekking In Rwanda

5 day gorilla trekking in Rwanda tour and safari gives you enough time to explore and thus gives you an opportunity to trek Rwanda Gorillasin the Volcanoes National Park, trek golden monkeys, and hike Dian Fossey.

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1: Arrival at the airport and visit Kigali memorial center

You be picked from the Kigali Airport by one of our guide, meet and introduce to each other. Head to Kigali Genocide Memorial center for the history of the tragic murder that happened in 1994. Different rooms have various displays of the victims remainings and walls written on them their names. At the entry of the memorial site, the guide will take you through while narrating the stories on how the Tusti were tortured by the Hutu militarians. In this site, you find realities of the genocide and some of the weapons that were used for slaughtering both women, men, and children since they had no limit of the age. One of the rooms displays catalogues with details of the genocide using photographs, video and written accounts plus a range of artifacts, personal testimonies. Today the memorial has gardens with flowers containing ten graves and National Documentation Centre of the Genocide. Have dinner and overnight.

DAY 2: Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park

Have the early morning breakfast at your hotel and move to the park headquarters where your guide will brief you what to carry on your tour, the does and don’ts in the park. At the same time you provided with a supporting stick. Porters are available to help you carry the heavy backpack hired at a cheap costs. They dont only do carrying of the luggage but also support in difficulty sections of the tour. Secondly, meet the ranger guide for a briefing about gorilla tracking (rules and regulations) in the volcanoes national park. At the end of all these, you be prepared for your life time adventure in Rwanda. This makes you comfortble for the tour in the tropical rain forest. After the your long day gorilla trekking, return to your lodge for bath, relaxation, dinner and overnight.

DAY 3: Golden monkey trekking.

Enjoy a second optional gorilla tracking which aims at exhausting the different gorilla groups different from the one of the day before. By so doing, get a chance to track while identifying each gorilla in the gorilla group by name to the extent that at the end of the day you can be able to know their differences and what brings such differences between the groups you have tracked. You can as well go for golden monkey trekking as Volcanoes National Park is one place where gold meets with silver. Enjoy a bush or forest lunch before returning to the Lodge for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4: Visit gorilla scientist.

Get a heavy breakfast to keep you strong to reach the grave of the late Dian Fossey. She was the American naturalist and hero, who protected the innocent gorillas against poachers. A poacher killed her with an aim of being free to hunt the endagered gorillas. She basically learnt, about the social, economic life of gorillas. For more of her story dont hesitate to book for a 5 day gorilla trekking in Rwanda.  Later in the evening get back for a break,dinner and overnight at your lodge(hotel).

DAY 5: Drive back to Kigali International Airport.

Depending on the time of your flight, you need to reach airport before the actual time. Drive to Kigali to catch your flight back home, which marks the end of your fascinating safari.

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