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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 towards Volcanoes NP.
Approx transit time: 3 hrs
Approx distance 150 km
Meal plan: {L, D}

Day 2: First day of Gorillas
As the first light of dawn breaks through the curtain of mist clinging to the summits of Kirisimbi, Bisoke, Sabyniyo, Gahinga and Muhabura, 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 condition. To see a gorilla, the trek will have been worth the hardship. Lunch at your hotel, Dinner and overnight.
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 3: Second day of Gorillas
Trek a second time the mountain Gorillas. After lunch at your hotel, time remaining tour the rugged shore of Lake Bulera. Dinner and overnight at the Volcanoes National Park.
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 4: Ruhengeri/Kigali/Departure
Enjoy during the early morning hours the peaceful atmosphere of the volcanoes. Return to Kigali. Lunch and airport transfer.
Approx transit time: 3 hrs
Approx distance 150 km
Meal plan: {B, L}

2016 prices

Staying at Virunga Lodge Mountain Gorilla View Lodge Muhabura Hotel
Each of 2 pax US$3930 US$2300 US$2085
Each of 4 pax US$3570 US$2000 US$1755
Each of 5 pax US$3525 US$1950 US$1670
SRS US$400 US$250 US$95

 

 

 

 

 

 

SRS – Single Room Supplement

Extra gorilla permit per person US$750

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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