3 days and 2 nights Safari Package to Volcanoes National Park
This 3 days and 2 nights Safari Package to Volcanoes National Park provides you with a wonderful experience and will include several stopovers for the sightseeing, especially when you enter the Musanze district and go gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park. You will also visit the cleanest city in Africa, Kigali, during your 3 day/2-night Volcanoes National Park safari Package and you will appreciate the effort being made to make it the greenest city. The majority of people chose this trip because they thought that as long as they made some limited memories in Rwanda, it would be the greatest way to experience gorilla trekking, as well as participate in Rwandan culture and go on a Kigali sightseeing tour during this 3 day volcano trip to Rwanda National Park.
You will enjoy a lot of activities, starting with the drive to Musanze and a city tour of Musanze, and continuing with an once-in-a-lifetime experience with the mountain gorillas on the following day. On this day, we will also have the opportunity to spend time with former poachers who have now become Mountain Gorilla Guardians. On our final day in Kigali, we must take the Kigali City Tour, which includes visits to the main attractions in Rwanda’s capital, including the Gisozi Genocide Memorial and the Belgian Memorial, as you get to know more about the culture and tradition of the country.
What to expect from our 3 days Safari Package to Volcanoes National Park
- Seeing gorillas in their natural habitat
- Kigali city tours
- Fantastic views of Rwanda from the hills and mountains
- Kigali Genocide Memorial Site
- Tour of Belgian Genocide Memorials
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali, followed by a drive to Volcanoes National Park.
Yes, our 3 days Safari Package to Volcanoes National Park begins with a pick-up from Kigali International Airport by our safari representative, together with the safari guide, who will pick you up immediately upon arrival at Kigali International Airport. They will warmly welcome you, greet you, introduce themselves, and then drive you to Kigali, which is also the capital city of Rwanda. You’ll rest in a hotel or restaurant, rehydrate, and eat lunch. After lunch, it’s time to explore Kigali City. You will be driven through the cleanest city in East Africa, visiting the genocide memorial sites, the markets, and several conference centers. This tour will tell you more about Rwanda, and by the time you finish it, you will have already learned about the culture and history of the country that you are in. After that, you will drive for about 2 to 3 hours to Volcanoes National Park, the home of the gorillas. The distance between Kigali and Volcanoes National Park is only 80 kilometers, and the roads are well tarmac, ensuring a comfortable journey. You will arrive at the lodge to check in, have dinner, and later for an overnight stay.
Accommodations Virunga Lodge, or Mountain Rwanda, Gorilla View Lodge, or 5Volcano Boutique Hotel.
Dinner and breakfast meal plan
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in the morning, gorilla guardian village in the afternoon, and transfer to Kigali.
This is the major highlight of your 3 days Safari Package to Volcanoes National Park . You will wake up early in the morning, have a heavy and healthier breakfast in the morning, which will be served to you at the lodge, and then get ready with your proper dressing code, get into the vehicle, and drive to Kinigi Park headquarters for the gorilla trekking briefing session. The briefing session will give you the guidelines and regulations that you will follow when trekking the gorillas in Volcanoes National Park. This is the most popular tourist activity in Africa as you will enjoy the amazing and a fantastic views of the Virunga volcanoes and be close to seeing the endangered mountain gorillas. Once found, you will see their feeding habitats, how they play and interact, take photos and ask any questions that you may have about the mountain gorillas. You will do all this in one hour. As you trek through the jungle, you will also be able to encounter other animals such as forest elephants, buffaloes, and various other species of animals. After this exercise of seeing the gorillas, you will walk back to the starting point and be driven back to the lodge. After lunch, you will visit the gorilla guardian village, where you will get a genuine taste of Rwandan culture and history from gorilla poachers in the past. You will enjoy a lot of activities and several activities that are done at the Gorilla Guardian Village, and these will include traditional weddings, traditional specialists, local cuisine, and beer preparation, and so on. You will later drive to Kigali, where you will arrive in the evening for dinner and an overnight stay.
Mille Colline Hotel (luxury), the Marriott Hotel, and the Iris Guest House (budget).
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Kigali city tours, enjoy the gift shop, and then travel back to the airport.
This safari won’t be complete without you exploring Kigali, which is regarded as the cleanest city in the whole Rwanda continent. Thus, you won’t be able to complete our three-day tour of Rwanda without visiting Kigali, one of Africa’s cleanest and safest cities. Get up early in the morning at 7:00 am and have your breakfast and get everything ready for the Kigali city tour. This tour will last for about 3 hours and will include a visit to the gift shop, entertaining lectures with cultural experiences at the Kigali Genocide Memorial and the Belgian Memorial, as well as an exceptional city guide to assist you in comprehending Kigali City. After a city tour and a gift shop, this will mark the end of your stay in Rwanda. At the end of 3 days Safari Package to Volcanoes National Park, we will drop you off at the Kigali International Airport.
What is included in this safari?
- In a Jeep car vehicle, you can get around on the ground.
- Meals + lodging + bottled water.
- Permit for Gorillas.
- Accommodation for 2 nights.
- Service of an English-speaking driver-guide
- Kigali city tours
- Cultural tours
What is excluded from this safari?
- Tickets for international flights
- Insurance and a visa card
- Laundry service
- Soft and hard drinks.