Volcanoes National Park Tours

There’s no experience on Earth quite like catching your first glimpse of a majestic silverback mountain gorilla through the leaves of the mountain forests covering the slopes of Rwanda’s Virunga volcanoes. That’s just what visitors come to Volcanoes National Park to do. 

Encompassing a 62 square-mile (160 square-kilometer) swathe of land — home to five volcanic peaks — the park is one of only four places left on the planet where travelers can see mountain gorillas in the wild. It’s also arguably the best; the park is believed to house about half of the remaining population — about 400 individuals. 

Besides gorilla trekking, visitors can trek along the park’s many trails, summit Mount Bisoke for views of neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo, observe playful golden monkeys as they swing through the trees or pay homage to famous gorilla advocate Dian Fossey, whose grave sits within the park.

Practical Info

The best time to track mountain gorillas in Volcanoes National Park is during the dry season, from June to September.
Address: Musanze, Rwanda
Admission: Permit required for gorilla trekking
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3-Day Gorilla and Golden Monkey Trekking from Kigali

Your tour with us will be characterized with magical moments. You will laugh, cry and you will perhaps fall in love with the beautiful wilderness.All facilities necessary for your safari are provided. It will take 1 to 6 hours to encounter the mountain gorillas as they keep moving from one point to another. Upon spotting them, you are free to stay in their presence taking photos and imitating their calls.
  • Duration: 3 days
$1,995.00 USD
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  • Duration: 3 days
$1,995.00 USD

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