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3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trek & Dian Fossey Tomb Visit

Our 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking & Dian Fossey Tomb Visit, will take you to remote Africa in search of rare mountain Gorillas. Become one of the privileged few to get up close and personal encounter with a group of habituated primates while gorilla trekking. Hike to Dian Fossey grave and pay your respect. Witness the sight of the impressive Virunga Mountains and prepare your cameras for incredible wildlife and landscape photography.


3 days


Hotel pickup available


Mobile ticket

  • What's included :
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • 1x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • One gorilla permit, One Dian Fossey tomb visit permit, Accommodation (2 nights) full board, Taxes.
    • Gorilla Guardians Village former Iby’Iwacu cultural village entrance fees, All park entrance fees.
    • Full time English/ French speaking driver guide, ground transportation by 4x4 wheel drive, water.
    • Medical evacuation insurance & Airport transfers.
    • Entry/Admission - Volcanoes National Park
    What's excluded :
    • International flights, the cost of obtaining visas & Tips (Tipping guideline $ 10 per person).

  • Day 1: Arrival & Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

    Stop At: Volcanoes National Park, Musanze Kinigi, Ruhengeri Rwanda
    Meet and greet by our representative. Briefed/introduced to your safari driver guide and transfer to Volcanoes National Park, this is a 2 hours’ drive from Kigali city.

    Arrive at Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel for check in; Dinner & overnight.

    Day meal plan: Dinner

    Overnight: Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel, a 3 star hotel in Musanze - Kinigi / Rwanda.

    Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Experience & Cultural Safari

    Stop At: Volcanoes National Park, Musanze Kinigi, Ruhengeri Rwanda
    06:00 Am, Breakfast at the hotel

    06:30 Am, transfer you to the Volcanoes National Park Headquarters for registration and briefing. Your driver guide will assist and facilitate on identifying gorilla family to visit. Tracking can be between 90 minutes – 6 Hours depending on what family group assigned. You will spend 1 hour with the Gorillas – sometimes moving around to stay with the gorillas or following them.

    You will then drive back to the hotel for lunch and refreshment.

    Later in the afternoon, you will visit Gorilla Guardians former Iby’iwacu cultural village. This cultural village displays a traditional lifestyle of a Rwandan including dress code, food growing, processing and preparation, their wedding traditional ceremonies.

    Drive back to your hotel for dinner and an overnight.

    Day meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

    Overnight: Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel, a 3-star hotel in Musanze - Kinigi / Rwanda.

    Day 3: Hike To Dian Fossey Grave & Transfer Back To Kigali

    Stop At: Volcanoes National Park, Musanze Kinigi, Ruhengeri Rwanda
    06:00 Am, Breakfast at the hotel

    06:30 Am, after morning breakfast, your driver guide will transfer you to the Volcanoes National Park headquarters for registration and briefing before start hiking to Dian Fossey Grave, an American Primatologist and conservationist known for undertaking an extensive study of mountain gorilla groups from 1966 until her 1985 murder.

    Trekking to the Dian Fossey Tomb is one of the most sought after

    safari activities carried out while visiting Volcanoes national park for a gorilla trip.

    After this amazing trip to Dian Fossey Grave, drive back to your hotel for lunch and refreshments. Later drive back to Kigali city, stopover a couple of Craft shops to buy souvenir. Proceed to Kigali International Airport for your departure flight.

    Day meal plan: Breakfast & lunch.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Breakfast and lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all hotels in Kigali and we drop them back or to the airport. Airports
    • Kigali Intl. Airport, Kigali Rwanda
    Departure Time :
    12:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Rwanda Gorilla trekking age limit, 15 years minimum age.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


English - Guide

Age Req.


Fitness Req.


Group Size


Organised by Vazquez Tours & Travel Ltd

Activity ID: V-120024P10

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