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Day 1: Arrival/Volcanoes Nat Park
Meet in the morning on arrival at the airport. Visit the Genocide Mausoleum. Lunch in town. Follow the road as it climbs to the base of the majestic volcanoes, with spectacular views across the five peaks. Continue toward Volcanoes NP.
Approx transit time: 3 hrs
Approx distance 150 km
Meal plan: {L, D}

Day 2: Mountain Gorillas Tracking/Lake Kivu
As the first light of dawn breaks through the curtain of mist clinging to the summits of Karisimbi, Bisoke,Sabyniyo,Gahinga and Muhubura, we make our way into the Parc National des Volcans. Tracking the gorillas through the unique vegetation can take several hours of challenging walking in wet and muddy conditions. To see a gorilla, the trek will have been worth the hardship. After lunch at your hotel , continue towards Gisenyi, a nice small town, located on the north shore of Lake Kivu.
Approx transit time: 2 hrs
Approx distance 100 km
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 3: Lake Kivu/Kigali/Departure
Enjoy during the early morning hours, the peaceful atmosphere of the calm and pristine waters of Africa`s highest lake. Return to Kigali. Lunch and Airport transfer.
Approx transit time: 3½ hrs
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

2016 prices

Staying at Virunga Lodge & Lake Kivu Serena Mountain Gorilla View Lodge & Lake Kivu Serena Muhabura Hotel & Paradise Malahide
Each of 2 pax US$2500 US$1950 US$1780
Each of 4 pax US$2220 US$1750 US$1540
Each of 5 pax US$2120 US$1620 US$1480
SRS US$200 US$160 US$95

 

 

 

 

 

 

SRS – Single Room Supplement

Prices include:
- Meals and accommodation at your hotel/lodge of choice
- Private transportation in a 4x4 vehicle
- Arrival and departure transfers
- 1 Gorilla permit per person

Not included:
- International air transportation to and from Kigali
- Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.

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