4 Days Rwanda Gorilla Safari and Dian Fossey Hike
This 4 days Rwanda gorilla safari and dian fossey hike consists of a great experiences topped up by multiple activities in while on trip in the land of a thousand hills also home to the endangered mountain gorillas and several other wildlife and bird species. This Rwanda tour consists of the gorilla tracking at volcanoes Rwanda national park, hiking Dian fossey grave yard and an amazing cultural walk.
Day 1: Arrival to Rwanda through Kigali international airport.
Upon your arrival at the airport will be driven to Kanigi area and you check at you place of accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2: gorilla trekking at volcanoes.
Early in the morning have breakfast and transfer to the volcanoes national park headquarters while at the park you will be briefed about the dos and don’ts while tracking mountain gorillas, be assigned a game ranger who will later guide you to the jungle in search for the huge primates. While in jungle, you will encounter several other animals and bird species lingering view them but your focus will be mainly on finding the mountain gorilla.as soon as you find them you will feel excited, interact with them and taking as many photos as you can. But the entire activity a little staining taking up from 2-8 hours. Later return for your lunch at the lodge if time allows you will be able to move to ibyiwacu cultural village have the experience of the Rwanda culture later return to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay..
Day 3: Hike Diana Fossey graves.
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will hike Diana situated at the former Karisoke research center founded the former American researcher Dian Fossey it also where the she spend 20 years of her life doing research about mountain gorillas. the hike is quit a thrilling one as it involves moving through the thick bamboo forest and your way you will encounter forest elephants, buffaloes and other wildlife with in the beautiful volcano at Bisoke and karisimbi. Later descend to you place your lodge or guest house.
Day 4: Departure.
Wake up in the morning with the sound of the chapping birds in the wilderness, have a calm breakfast and later transfer to Kigali if time allows you be able to have a tour of Kigali city visiting the genocide memorial sites, local hand craft markets picking souvenirs to take with you home, later have lunch and proceed to the airport in time for your flight.