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SAFARI INFORMATION

  • Safari Series: Gorillas
  • Countries Visited: Rwanda
  • From (per person): $5,356
  • Days: 5

Testimonials

Stella, both you and Jimmy are a credit to your vocation, your industry and your beautiful country. Our hearts are very sore at the thought of leaving so soon. ...

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- H Wallace & D Ash, Australia, December 2011

I would like to say a warm thank you for the wonderful time I had in Uganda. It's an unforgettable, extraordinary experience and I am very happy and thankful fo...

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- A Bolte, Switzerland, November 2011

It was a fantastic trip and your local guides were excellent! The lodges were comfortable, food was good, the people we met were wonderful...the employees very ...

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- V Phillips, USA, May 2012


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Rwanda Mountain Gorillas Safari

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Rwanda Gorilla Safari (photo by Steve Cunliffe)Our Rwanda Mountain Gorillas Safari takes you to the Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda to enter the domain of the largest living primate on earth. Approximately 1,000 mountain gorillas survive in the wild, with around half of them resident in the Virunga Volcanoes.

Only 56 people per day are allowed to visit the Rwanda gorillas, so you will be part of a very select group. This will be a lifetime highlight for anyone lucky enough to do it - a definite bucket list item for Africa lovers!

Our mountain gorillas safari can run as a stand-alone trip, or it can be combined with the Great Migration in the Serengeti. Click here for more details.

Want to visit mountain gorillas, but can't afford the gorilla tracking permits in Rwanda? Click here for a more affordable safari in Uganda.

On request, and at extra cost, accommodation on this tour can be upgraded from Five Volcanoes Hotel to Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge, Volcanoes Virungas Lodge, Bisate Lodge or Singita Kwitonda Lodge

Safari Highlights

  • Spend two days trekking the mountain gorillas of Rwanda
  • Track the equally rare Golden Monkeys on the slopes of the Virungas
Season Dates Per Person*
High 01 Jan - 14 Mar $5,506 Enquire now
Low 15 Mar - 31 May $5,356 Enquire now
High 01 Jun - 14 Oct $5,506 Enquire now
Low 15 Nov - 15 Dec $5,356 Enquire now
High 16 Dec - 31 Dec $5,506 Enquire now