Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Tours
Enjoy Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safaris in Parc National des Volcans (PNV) or Volcanoes National Park. The park is home to over 360 Mountain Gorillas, with 7 Habituated Gorilla Families available for tourists to visit. The distance from Kigali to PNV is only 2 hours, making Rwanda the best Gorilla trekking destination compared to Uganda and Congo the other two countries where you can find the mountain gorillas. We offer several Rwanda Gorilla Tours ranging from day trips to multiple day safaris.
Rwanda Gorilla trekking Permits
The Rwanda Gorilla trekking permits costs $750 for foreigners and $350 for foreign residents. We normally include the gorilla permits in our quoted prices.
Accommodation options during Rwanda Gorilla trekking
We offer several accommodation options for travelers to choose from depending on their budgets. Recommended hotels near the park include Muhabura Hotel / La Palme Hotel (Budget) Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge / Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Mid-range) Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel / Sabinyo Silverback Lodge (Luxury)
It is recommended to book your gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda at least 3 months before intended travel date to enable us secure your trekking permit in time. We can also do last minute bookings depending on availability of the gorilla trekking permits.
Other activities to do while on your Rwanda gorilla safari
Volcanoes national park has a lot of other interesting activities you can do while on your Rwanda safaris including Hiking mount Bisoke, Golden Monkey trekking, Dian Fossey Hike, hiking mountain Karisimbi, a visit to the ibylwacu cultural centre, a visit to the twin lakes of Ruhundo and Burera.