Encounter majestic mountain gorillas in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, a cherished and thrilling experience. These endangered creatures, habituated to human presence, offer a mix of awe and caution.
Observing gorillas’ vegetarian habits, familial bonds, and human-like behavior evokes wonder and introspection. In their peaceful jungle domain, violence is absent, leaving visitors with profound questions.
Begin your journey at Kigali International Airport, a mere 2-hour drive from Volcanoes National Park. Explore Kigali’s historical sites like the Rwanda Genocide memorial for a deeper understanding.
Embark on your gorilla trek at 7:00 am, respecting punctuality. Describe any health concerns before allocation to a gorilla family. Sensitivity to diseases mandates excluding ill participants.
Trek times vary, offering chances to encounter diverse wildlife. Spend an hour with gorillas, capturing memories and engaging rangers. Receive a participation certificate before returning to accommodation.
Adhere to crucial regulations: maintain a 10-meter distance, avoid noise and flash photography. Refrain from imitating gorilla behavior for their safety and forest conservation.
To ensure a successful trek, equip yourself with the following essentials: long-sleeved clothing, a camera, sturdy hiking boots, sunscreen, gloves, a rain jacket, packed food, binoculars, and a walking stick. Adhere to your guide’s instructions for a seamless and memorable gorilla trekking experience. Follow your guide’s instructions for a successful trek.
Book your gorilla permits and let a local operator organize your safari. Safari Vacations & Travel Services guarantees a seamless experience from permits to accommodation. With a decade of expertise in Uganda, Rwanda, and the DRC, we curate exceptional itineraries. Our consultants handle permits, accommodation, and transport, ensuring a hassle-free adventure. Contact us for an unforgettable safari experience.