As we cross over to Rwanda for a gorilla tour, we find ourselves in amongst pristine forests of volcanoes national park a home to mountain gorillas. The once horrified Rwanda is presently a unique destination for gorilla safari and wildlife tour in the world drawing the highest number of travelers on a gorilla tracking safari holiday. Interestingly, Gorilla Trek Africa offers you personalized gorilla trekking tours at a discounted rate rewarding you with a face to face encounter with gorillas in the jungle. Rwanda the land of a thousand hills is a home to the highest population of mountain gorillas in the virunga conservation area with a total of 10 gorilla families habituated for trekking. A gorilla permit in Rwanda costing 1500usd allow you to spend an hour with allocated gorilla family and is issued out by Rwanda development Board.
Each year, Rwanda celebrates the Kwita iziina ceremony also known as gorilla naming ceremony where all new born babies from different gorilla families are given names foe easy identification. The habituated gorilla families in volcanoes national park are Agashya group, Susa A group, Bwengye family, Amahoro Group,Hirwa group, Kwitonda group, Ugenda group, Sabyinyo, Umubano group and Karismbi (Susa B) group. Each gorilla family is visited by a maximum of eight people maximum for an hour. Rwanda tours also involve chimpanzee trekking and canopy walk in Nyungwe forest national park in south western Rwanda, Game viewing in Akagera national park, Hiking of of karisimbi and Bisoke volcanoes. A combination of these make up a full travel package to Rwanda a land of a thousand hills.
Safari Packages to Rwanda
Get ready and travel down to Volcanoes national park for a gorilla tour north western part of Rwanda. With Gorilla Trek Africa, you can have a face to face encounter with the endangered gorillas in their natural habitat. Read More
Book a 2 days gorilla tour to Rwanda and enjoy the memorable gorilla trekking experience a once in lifetime happenstance. Travel north westwards to volcanoes national park a home to teh highest population of mountain gorillas in the Virunga massif. Read More
Hike to the top of Mount karisimbi the tallest inactive volcano among the 8 virunga volcanoes standing at an elevation of 4,507 meters (14,787ft) above sea level. The 3 days hike enable you to reach the summit of Karismbi volcano with great views of volcanoes national park and the neighboring communities.Read More