It is now possible to experience gorilla trekking in Volcanoes national park while in Uganda. Booking Rwanda gorilla trekking holiday from Uganda is contrary to booking for any other adventure all over the world and once you contact Safari Vacations & Travel Services as your leading tour company for the your gorilla holiday entirely means achieving your dream exploration depending on where you are located.
At Safari Vacations & Travel Services, our team comprises well-trained and experienced driver/tour guides. They are dedicated to providing you with the utmost hospitality during your safari. With great enthusiasm, they possess extensive knowledge about the local flora and fauna, ensuring that you gain valuable insights into the land. For foreign residents, our drivers can either pick you up from your hotel in Kigali or from the airport, and the journey to the park typically takes about 2-3 hours.
Safari Vacations & Travel Services Ltd specializes in organizing tailor-made safaris. If you desire an immersive Uganda experience coupled with Gorilla trekking in Rwanda, we can arrange a trip that starts in Uganda and concludes in Kigali. This itinerary may involve trekking in Volcanoes National Park, followed by visits to Bwindi and Mgahinga National Parks in Uganda.
To book a gorilla trekking holiday from Uganda, simply provide us with your preferred trekking period, including specific dates and months. We will then check with the Rwanda Development Board for permit availability on your proposed dates. Once confirmed, we will reserve your dates by making the necessary payment using our credit. This process typically takes 2-3 working days for the funds to reflect in our bank account. Once your Rwanda gorilla permit is secured, we will promptly send you scanned copies for your confirmation.
A visit to the world endemic primates is one of the eye catching experience that has thrilled and boosted tourism sector in Rwanda. There is one habituated gorilla family in volcanoes national park with a total of 10 gorilla families each with more than 5 family members, these include Susa group, Hirwa family, Kwitonda family, Agasha family, Bwengge family, Ugenda family, Umubano family, Karisimbi family and Amahoro family. a maximum of 8 people are allowed each of the ten habituated gorilla families and are allowed to spend one hour with the gorillas and it is prohibited to smoke or eat in their presence. Each of these gorilla families offer a very memorable experience as the rest of them.
A visit to this memorable place is where you find the remains of the genocide with about 250,000 victims which have been buried. This has been an education center about the entire prior atrocities in the country and the blood shed poured in the land against the Tutsi
The museum was designed with giant wall displays, archival documents, photos, video footage and weapons encased in glass, the indoor exhibit sheds light on the Rwandan genocide, as well its pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial roots. Therefore a visit to this great museum may leave you struggling for words, in tears or both and should be a must to every traveler’s itinerary.
Golden monkeys occupy the bottom altitudes of Volcanoes Mountain in the bamboo vegetation where the habituated primates are located and open for visitors throughout the year. They are very active and once you meet them you will be able to observe them as they jump from one tree to another.
The golden yellow cheeked primates are very active and once you meet them you will be able to observe them as they jump from one tree to another.
Chimpanzee trekking is another attractive activity done in Rwanda in Nyungwe forest national park which host the a number of the closest relatives to human the chimpanzee and with a large population second to Kibale forest national park in Uganda which host plenty of those primates. Tourists to this activity are offered a rewarding sight after the hike in the forest comprising of acrobatic chimpanzees swinging on tree branches, mother chimps cuddling baby chimps and several other. monkeys can be readily seen; including the L’Hoest’s monkey and acrobatic Ruwenzori colobus. Its however notable to have the right trekking gear to undertake the experience as the hike through the forest tends to be slippery and the trails not being clear requiring you to be extra protective.
Given our trip advisor and safari booking at Safari Vacations & Travel Services, we exercise high level of professionalism while handling client’s inquiries to better serve them and thus our travel consultants will be ready to offer you relevant and accurate information for your safari.
Safari vacations and travel services designs itineraries in Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC with over 10 years of experience and we are proud of our reputation for executing some of the most highly-rated vacation experiences. Our local consultants plan with you your preferred itinerary using expert ground knowledge. We take care of all the local logistics like permits, accommodation, and transport. And also, manage your entire trip, from start to finish with others services like car hire services.
For inquiries, advice on how to plan for this safari, booking the hiking permits; organizing transport and accommodation, get in touch with safari vacations and travel services, we help you to avoid inconveniences after landing for the safari.