4 Days Golden Monkeys and Dian Fossey Grave Hike Tour

Day 1: Airport transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Meet at Kigali International Airport by your Adventure Trails guide, and transferred north on a scenic drive through Rwandan countryside to Ruhengeri township in the foothills of the Virunga volcanoes. Dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/ Le Bambou Lodge/Kinigi Guest House

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Day 2: Golden Monkey Tracking
This day after breakfast you will go to the Rwanda Gorilla office headquarters and get the briefing from the guides, and then it’s off on to your adventure to meet the Golden Monkeys in Parc National Des Volcans. Your guide will take you through thick vegetation on a 1-7 hour trail, when you finally meet the golden monkeys, you will spend one hour with them. Dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Le Bambou Lodge/Kinigi Guest House

Day 3: Dian Fossey Hike

golden_monkeyThis morning, you will participate in the trek to Karisoke Gorilla Research Centre which Dian Fossey, the famous primatologist set up. Because of her struggle to protect the endangered mountain gorilla in Rwanda, a voluntary project was found called; Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International. The hike offers a good opportunity to see birds and other creatures typical of the Virungas en-route. If time allows, visit the twin lakes which offer dramatic view across the water to the volcanically formed cones of the Virunga Mountains looming in the horizon. Dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/ Le Bambou Lodge/Kinigi Guest House

Day 4: Return to Kigali
After breakfast at the lodge, return to Kigali for a city tour. Visit the genocide memorial sites, art and craft shops plus the local markets with in the city. Later, be dropped off at your preferred hotel in town or transferred at the airport for your departure flight back home