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Gorillas In The Mist


Gorillas In The Mist

3 days from $1,795
Departing Daily on Request

Dates & Prices

There is perhaps nothing more memorable than sitting in the presence of a Mountain Gorilla. With less than 700 remaining in the wild, the Mountain Gorilla is one of the most endangered species on earth. While their size may be very intimidating, they are actually quite shy. As you sit with a family of gorillas, their behavior may seem quite familiar! Young gorillas play among themselves like children. Mothers groom their young and the big Silverback watches over the entire family. It is an unforgettable experience.

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Day 1  Arrive Kigali
On arrival in Kigali today, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Kigal for the night.

Kigali Serena Hotel

Ideally located on one of Kigali's most charming boulevards, the five-star Kigali Serena Hotel is built around a polished granite atrium, which showcases the very best of Rwandese cultural art.

Relaxed yet elegant, the hotel features an Executive Lounge and Bar, which opens onto a wide sundeck overlooking the newly refurbished swimming pool. Also overlooking the pool, the popular Milima Restaurant offers a wide range of all-day buffet choices, while the relaxed Sokoni Café offers inside and outside poolside seating.

Regarded by many as Kigali’s natural business hub, the hotel also boasts its own extensive conference centre, 500-seater auditorium and lavish ballroom


Day 2  Gorilla Trek in Volcanoes National Park | Meals: BLD
Leave Kigali very early this morning and travel directly to the Volcanoes National Park office, where your guides will brief you on your upcoming trek and how to behave when you are in the forest and in the presence of the mountain gorillas. A short drive over bumpy roads takes you to the start of your trek. It will take about 10-20 minutes to walk through the fields to the edge of the forest. Continue your trek in the forest until you come upon your family of gorillas. For the next hour, as you sit with the gorillas, you will be filled with awe - some say this is the most profound experiences in nature. Your time with the gorillas quickly comes to an end, and you trek back to the start point. Return to the lodge for a late lunch and afternoon at leisure.
Your Choice of Lodge

Day 3  Kigali-Depart | Meals: B
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Kigali, to continue your journey. (Book your flights to leave Kigali after 1:00 PM)

Land Only Per Person Prices in US Dollars
Departs Daily on Request
  Per Person Sharing Twin Per Person in a Single Room
Bisate Lodge & Kigali Serena
01 JAN 21 - 28 FEB 21$5,595$7,995
01 MAR 21 - 30 MAY 21$5,395$6,895
31 MAY 21 - 15 OCT 21$7,395$10,795
16 OCT 21 - 15 DEC 21$5,395$6,895
This option includes 2 nights at Bisate Lodge.
Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge & Kigali Serena
01 JAN 21 - 31 MAR 21$2,195$2,695
01 APR 21 - 30 MAY 21$1,795$1,995
31 MAY 21 - 31 OCT 21$2,495$2,995
01 NOV 21 - 15 DEC 21$2,195$2,695
This option includes 2 nights at Bisate Lodge.
Amakoro Songa Lodge & Kigali Serena
16 DEC 20 - 15 FEB 21$2,195$2,795
16 FEB 21 - 31 MAY 21$1,895$2,395
01 JUN 21 - 31 OCT 21$2,195$2,795
01 NOV 21 - 13 DEC 21$1,895$2,395
This option includes 2 nights at Bisate Lodge.
Double Occupancy tour prices are based on two persons traveling together. Single Bedded room is based on single traveling with a minimum of 2 people. Single traveling alone rates are available on request. Children under 15 are not permitted on gorilla tracking.

Due to the special nature of this program, a non-refundable deposit of 30% is required at at time of booking and tour arrangements are non-refundable after 75 days prior to departure. Ask for details when you book.
Holiday supplements apply - Add $65.00 per person per night for travel between December 24-January 3 and April 10-13 Gorilla Permit Fee of $1,500.00 per person per trek is not included in the above tour price and is additional. You can add days/gorilla treks to this program.
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  • Kigali
  • Volcanoes National Park

This Tour Includes

  • 1 night in Kigali
  • 1 Night in Volcanoes National Park at your choice of lodge
  • 1 Gorilla Trek in Volcanoes National Park
  • Full breakfast daily; lunch and dinner while at your lodge in Volcanoes National Park
  • Customized itinerary and Take Me With You Kit
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