3 Days Gorilla Express


3 Days Gorilla Express

Itinerary Details
Day 1
Arrival & Transfer to Volcanoes Park

Morning or mid-afternoon arrival into Kigali International Airport, where our representatives will meet you and transfer you on a lovely 2.5 hour drive through winding roads to Ruhengeri area; the second largest town in Rwanda, with its stunning backdrop of the five volcanic mountains – the Virungas, arriving at your lodge/hotel for dinner and overnight.

Estimated driving time: 2.5 hrs
Activities: None
Accommodation & Meals: Home Inn ~ D

Optional… upgrading to Mountain Gorilla View Lodge , Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge or any other accommodation is possible at an extra cost. Contact us for more information on this.

Day 2
Volcanoes Park & Kigali

Morning breakfast at the hotel then transfer to the park headquarters for a briefing before starting the gorilla trek through the bamboo forests. The amount of time taken to find the gorillas is about 2 – 6 hours. The viewing takes another one hour before returning to the lodge for lunch. Later you will be transferred to Kigali and check into your hotel.

Estimated driving time: 2.5 hrs
Activities: Gorilla trekking
Accommodation & Meals: Classic Hotel ~ B, L

Optional… upgrading to Hotel des Mille collines , Kigali Serena or any other option is possible. Contact us for more information and pricing.

Day 3
Kigali & Departure

Depending on the departure flight out, you may visit the Genocide Memorial before heading to the airport for departure ~ B

Estimated driving time: 10 minutes
Activities: Visit of Genocide Memorial
Accommodation & Meals: B


For rules and tips when gorilla trekking, please click here.


Prices per person ~ sharing 2017 2018
2 people booking together $ 2,560 $ 2,640
3 people booking together $ 2,500 $ 2,590
4 – 5 people booking together $ 2,440 $ 2,510

Price includes:

  • Arrival and departure Kilimanjaro airport transfers
  • Accommodation as indicated (2 people sharing a double room)
  • Activities and meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • Services of professional English-speaking driver-guide
  • Game drives in Land Rover or Land Cruiser with pop-up or flip-flop roof tops and guarantee of a window seat
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Unlimited mileage on the safari
  • Flight: Serengeti to Arusha, one way, includes taxes

Price excludes:

  • International airfare
  • Items of a personal nature such as passport, visa and traveler’s insurance
  • Tips to driver-guide