1 Day Gorilla Trek Rwanda: Gorilla Safaris Rwanda

Planning for ultimate gorilla trekking experience in Rwanda’s top primate destination in Africa as short excursion holiday? Book the 1 day gorilla trekking safari tour with Primate Safari experiences a destination safari company that offers Mountain gorilla tours to volcanoes national park .

Volcanoes national park is located in the northern province of Rwanda and its known as the home for the most endangered primates like  mountain gorillas , Golden monkey which are all found within the Virunga massif which are shared by Uganda ( Mgahinga National Park) , Rwanda and DR congo.

Top safari destination in Rwanda is the volcanoes with the most safari activities being the gorilla trekking in the bamboo forests of Volcanoes. Booking 1 day gorilla tour to Rwanda will automatically lead you to Volcanoes Rwanda with the experienced tour guide of Primate Safari Experiences.

Contact the Destination experts of  Primate Safari Experiences to tailor for you the best Gorilla trekking Rwanda at the most affordable price.

Detailed travel plan for 1 Day Gorilla Trek Rwanda

On this trip , you will be picked up from your accommodation in Kigali Rwanda at 4:00am in the morning and transfer to volcanoes national park for a distance of 2 & half hours drive from Kigali . Arrival the at park headquarter where you will have simple tea to warm you up again and later go for briefying about the gorilla trekking rules and regulation as a way of conservation of the endangered mountain gorillas in the Virunga Massif ( Volcanoes) .

You will allocated a gorilla group and then after start to drive to the starting point for the long waited safari activity of walking in the bamboo forest to search for the mountain gorillas as well as you may spot other primates on the walk.

1 Day Gorilla Trek RwandaThe Search for the mountain gorillas in Volcanoes can take around 3-5 hours and when you come face to face with the gorillas, you will be allowed for one hour to stay watching , taking pics and video recording to keep some memory in the cameras and in the phones, later return back to the base where you will again jump into the safari jeep and go for lunch  before proceeding to drive back to Kigali .

Travelers that have booked 1 day gorilla safari Rwanda are advised to book late night flights to avoid missing the flight due to the fact that gorilla trekking in the jungle can take more time or less than the predicted as you know these are searched for in the jungle by experienced park rangers and they keep moving from one place to another.

This 1 Day gorilla trek Rwanda is the alternative trip for travelers planning to visit mountain gorillas in Uganda to select 1 day Bwindi Gorilla trekking tour with destination experts.


Price for Day Trip:  The one Day Gorilla trekking in Rwanda is more expensive than the 1 day uganda gorilla watching as the gorilla permits is cheaper in Uganda than the case in Rwanda.

The Gorilla trekking experience in Volcanoes national park of Rwanda is similar to that of Mgahinga National park due to the fact that the vegetation cover is the same since they are all located in the virunga Volcanoes.

Gorilla Permit Costs : In Rwanda the gorilla permit is 1500 USD and in Uganda its USD 600 valid for one visit on specific Date

Safari Includes

  1. Gorilla trekking permit for volcanoes national park
  2. Ground transportation in strong 4×4
  3. professional English speaking Guide
  4. Lunch and drinking water

Safari Excludes

  1. Porter
  2. Personal Items out of itinerary