KigaliVolcanoes National Park

Take an unforgettable 4 days in Rwanda to spend time with the majestic creatures of the forests and the sights and sounds of the Rwandan capital, Kigali.

Itinerary Highlights

  • Gorilla Tracking
  • Golden Monkey tracking
  • Cultural tour of Kigali

What’s included

  • Private tours for most included activities
  • Meet & greet airport service
  • Luxury or boutique accommodation at your chosen level
  • Expert guides in each destination


This is an example itinerary. It is fully flexible; you can add or detract days and include hotels at your chosen budget. It departs daily.



Price Guide

$TBC pp

Our quotes are bespoke for your customised trip. The prices displayed are indicative only, read more

Day 1

Fly to Kigali

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Day 1


Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel in Kigali. Today depending on your arrival time, take a private day tour of the city of Kigali and all it has to offer or relax at your hotel.

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Day 2

Volcanoes National Park

Start the day early with a stunning three-hour drive north among the lush, green landscape of the countryside. The scenery of Volcanoes National Park is incredible with a spectacular line of volcanoes far into the distance

Stay at a hotel of your choice. Spending the evening relaxing, and preparing yourself for the gorilla trek the next morning.

Day 3

Gorilla tracking

Wake up at sunrise and drive the short journey to the park headquarters where briefing, porters and tea and coffee will be served before starting the adventure into the forest. Local porters can be arranged and help with the guide to complete the gorilla tracking experience.

Tracking can be between 90 minutes and the whole morning depending on what family group is assigned. You will spend one hour with the gorillas – sometimes moving around to stay with the gorillas or following them. The guide will ensure you are in the best spots to take the most beautiful pictures and experience the breathtaking experience properly.

You will then return to your hotel to freshen up and spend the evening preparing for golden monkey tracking in the morning.

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Day 4

Golden Monkey tracking

Hike to see the smaller and nimbler monkeys are a fun and adventurous way to explore the forest. Named because of their bright orange bodies, they are indigenous to the region and more elusive than the gorillas, and these fast-moving monkeys will undoubtedly keep you on your toes.

You will then return to the hotel to freshen up before transferring back to Kigali in the afternoon. For your onward journey.

Day 5

Fly home

A note on price

The prices outlined above are a rough guide to give you an idea of costs and enable you to budget for your trip.

Guide prices are generally for private arrangements based on twin share, in well located, good quality accommodation (excluding international flights).

Please note costs are indicative and may vary due to a number of factors such as; travel date, hotel choice, room category, number of people travelling and prevailing exchange rates.

Price Guide $TBC per person

When to travel

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Fractionally south of the Equator and with much of the country lying at altitude, Rwanda enjoys an agreeable tropical highland climate. Temperatures vary considerably between locations but very little from month to month. Peak temperatures rarely exceed 30°C in the daytime or drop below 15°C at night. Akagera is generally the warmest and the Virunga mountains the coolest. The average daily temperature in Kigali is 21°C. There are two rainy seasons in a year, from mid-February to May and mid-September to mid-December. The dry season, from June to mid-September, sees light cloud cover and occasional light rainfall. The roads and paths tend to be easier to navigate in this period.

Add on’s

There are many add-on options for Rwanda; All Rwandan tours can be added with itineraries from all countries, including Ethiopia, Kenya, Seychelles and Uganda.

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