Rwanda Tours, mountain Gorilla trekking safaris
Gorilla Expeditions Ltd is among the premier tour and Travel Company, locally based in Kigali (Rwanda), with a sales office in Kampala (Uganda). We have a wide selection of gorilla tour packages available for you, ranging from a one day gorilla tour to as many as you want. We have gorilla tours to Volcanoes National park some times combined with Chimpanzee tracking in Nyungwe forest and wildlife viewing in Akagera National Park. Apart from gorilla tracking, Volcanoes National Park also offers other tour activities like golden monkey tracking, adventurous hike to Dian Fossey Tombs, Mount Bishoke hiking, birding and cultural / community walks around the area.
Nyungwe forest on the other hand is popular for wild chimpanzee trekking, forest walk, community walk, excellent birding and adventurous canopy walk. Rwanda also has many genocide museums such as Murambi, Gisozi, Nyamata, Ntarama, Bisesero and many more.
Customized gorilla tour Packages in Rwanda
Accommodation in Parc National des Volcans
Among the accommodation options in and around Volcanoes National Park include Kinigi Guest House, Muhabura Hotel, Gorillas Hotel, Hotel La Palme, Gorilla Nest Lodge, Mountain Gorilla View Lodge, Virunga Lodge, Sabinyo Silverback Lodge and many more.
Booking your Gorilla Trekking Permits
The demand for gorilla permits is extremely high through out the year in both Uganda and Rwanda. It is advisable that you book your gorilla tour as early as possible and get your gorilla permit reserved. Gorilla Expeditions Ltd will send your scanned copy of the permit after securing your booking. Gorilla tracking permits in Rwanda cost USD750, while in Uganda, Gorilla trekking permits cost USD500. Note that, Uganda has half of the world remaining population of mountain gorillas with a total is 440 individuals. Gorillas in Uganda are found in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, and Mgahinga National Park.
Tracking Gorillas in Uganda from Kigali (Rwanda)
Uganda gorillas can be easily accessed from Kigali (Rwanda) through Katuna and Cyanika boarders. The journey takes 3-4 hours through the beautiful/majestic rolling hills, deep valleys and winding roads that characterize much of the Kigezi region, also known as the “Switzerland of Africa!”. Several accommodation options in southern Bwindi National Park, these include; Wagtail Eco Safari Camp, Gift of Nature Lodge, Gorilla safari lodge, Gorilla Mist Camp, Ruhijha Gorilla Lodge and Nkuringo Gorilla Lodge among others. There are also several accommodation options in nearby towns of Kabale and Kisoro. Kabale has Bird Nest Resort, Bunyonyi Overland Camp, Byona Amagara guest house and Arcadia cottages among others. Kisoro on the other hand has Kisoro Tourist Hotel, Travellers Rest Hotel and many more.
Book your Gorilla Tour
Bookings or inquiries can be sent to our email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Expect a quick reply in lessthan 12hrs. or call +256-772 561 508 or +250 782 716 908