Gorillas Through the Mist

3 day Safari Adventure - from £2326

A memorable safari focusing on a thought provoking encounter with the gorillas of Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park – ideal as an add-on to a Kenya or Tanzania holiday.

Highlights:

  • Spend time close to wild gorillas
  • Opportunity to spot other wildlife
  • Beautiful mountain scenery
  • Small group setting
  • Unique experience

 

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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Volcanoes National Park

Upon arrival at Kigali airport, you will be met by your guide and taken on a two and a half hour drive through beautiful terraced hillsides to your lodge style accommodation. Located in the foothills of Mount Karisimbi, the lodge offers simple but comfortable chalets in picturesque surroundings.

Hotel: Gorilla Mountain View Lodge
Meals: Dinner

Day 2 - Volcanoes National park & Kigali

After an early breakfast, it’s a 15-minute drive to the park headquarters for registration and a briefing by your guide ready for the trek. Depending on where the gorillas are located, the trek can last between 2 – 6 hours. Moving through the dense vegetation, keep an eye out for other wildlife including golden monkey, duiker, buffalo, spotted hyena and numerous bird species.

Once the gorillas are found, your group will spend about an hour with these fascinating primates, before heading back to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon head back to Kigali for an overnight stay in the Rwandan capital.

Hotel: Flame Tree Village
Meals: Breakfast and lunch

Day 3 - Farewell

Depart after breakfast for your transfer to Kigali Airport.

Meals: Breakfast

3 day Safari Adventure - from £2326

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All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a twin or double room. Seasonal variations may apply, please call Freedom Destinations for more information and availability. Please note luggage restriction of 15kg.

YOUR SAFARI EXPERIENCE

Discover amazing wildlife and sample the local culture on a real African adventure.

Your safari includes:

  • Comfortable lodge
  • Most meals
  • Arrival/ departure airport transfers
  • Expert guide throughout the tour
  • 4WD vehicles
  • Max 8 on gorillas viewing
  • Park fees & permits
  • Daily departures

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For advice or to start planning your holiday

talk to an Uganda-rwanda Expert on 0333 003 8043