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Mountain Gorilla Safari

Staying in great-value lodges, with a private driver-guide and 4WD, this adventure includes two treks to get up close with groups of mountain gorillas.

Mountain Gorilla Safari: Prices & Details

Prices & Details for the Mountain Gorilla Safari

Below are costs for the Mountain Gorilla Safari and details of what’s included. This is just an example of what we do; each of our holidays is tailor-made. Contact our Expert team now for them to design a trip that will suit you really well.

At a glance

Starts: Kigali International Airport
4 nights Mountain Gorilla View - Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda Full Board
1 night Heaven Hotel - Kigali, Rwanda Bed & Breakfast
Ends: Kigali International Airport
Mountain Gorilla Safari: prices

Holiday price guide

Include international flights from/to the UK

What's included

  • All transfers in Rwanda
  • A private guide and 4WD vehicle for the duration of your safari
  • One golden monkey-trekking permit
  • Two gorilla-trekking permits
  • Current park fees for Volcanoes National Park
  • Kigali city tour and entrance to the Genocide Museum
  • A complimentary copy of the Bradt Travel Guide to Rwanda

What's not included

  • Drinks/laundry
  • Additional meals in Kigali
  • Tips, which are optional

Notes about this trip

  • The prices shown are based on two people travelling together and sharing a double or twin room.
  • The flight from London Gatwick to Kigali with Rwandair is not daily; chat to us for other route options.
  • Because this itinerary is based on a private vehicle and guide, costs reduce if more than two people are travelling together. Conversely, they increase substantially if one person is travelling alone.
  • An new optional extra that could be added to your trip is canoeing along the Mukungwa River near Musanze. With spectacular scenery and birdlife, it's a peaceful and relaxing way to enjoy the location. There are a couple of faster sections of water throughout the trip, which add to the excitement, though these can be walked around if preferred. Canoeing trips are also available to the nearby Rugezi wetlands, a great area for birdwatching opportunities. Chat to us for more details of these optional extras.

International flights

Many of our travellers organise their own flights. However, if you're starting in the UK, we can arrange flights to and from Africa as a part of your holiday. Ask us as we design your trip.

Outbound London Gatwick > Kigali International Airport
Return Kigali International Airport > London Gatwick
Typical Prices From US$750 to US$1,000 pp
Mountain Gorilla Safari: flights & prices
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