Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda

Volcanoes National Park


Rwanda Gorilla Tours: Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda, Uganda, Congo

Contact African Jungle Adventures for tailored gorilla tours and safaris deep into the jungles ofRwanda Safari Jeep Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Mgahinga, Volcanoes, and Virunga National park rewarding you with a lifetime mountain gorilla safari experience. We offer gorilla tours in Uganda, Rwanda tours, and DR Congo at very affordable prices. Our Rwanda tours and Uganda safaris offer you the best gorilla trekking adventure and wild game viewing experiences. African Jungle Adventures offers customized gorilla trekking packages combined with chimpanzee trekking, game viewing, cultural tours, bird watching, mountain climbing, canopy walk, golden monkey tracking, and fantastic boat cruise safaris in East Africa at affordable rates. Our gorilla tours range from 1-day gorilla trek to multi-day adventures highlighting the best things to do and see in Uganda and Rwanda. We are the No.1 gorilla safari company in East Africa with reputable staff and experienced tour guides/drivers to assist you throughout your tour booked with us.reviews

Our experienced drivers will guide you on every safari as we search for the awe-inspiring primate tours in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda, Virunga National Park in DR Congo, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, and Mgahinga National Park in South Western Uganda tailored to meet, satisfy and exceed every travelers’ expectations and budget.

Rwanda Itineraries: Top Rwanda Gorilla Tours and Safaris

2 Day Gorilla Trekking Rwanda

Gorilla ToursJoin this 2 Days Rwanda gorilla tour to Volcanoes National Park for a close encounter with the endangered mountain gorillas in the jungle with African Jungle Adventures. Itinerary

3 Day Gorilla Safari in Rwanda

Rwanda Tours

The 3 Days gorilla safari in Rwanda is one of the most popular Rwanda tours which combines gorilla trekking and golden monkeys or Dian Fossey Tombs visit. Itinerary

4 Day Rwanda Tour – 2 Gorilla Treks

Book our 4 Days Rwanda Tour to trek gorillas twice in Volcanoes Gorilla National Park. Visit two gorilla families of the 10 gorilla habituated groups in Rwanda with African Jungle Adventures. Itinerary

5 Days Ultimate Gorilla Tour

The 3 days ultimate gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda allows you to visit three different gorilla groups. The 5 Rwanda triple gorilla safari is a chance to compare gorilla tracking experiences in Rwanda with African Jungle Adventures. Itinerary

8 days Rwanda Highlights Tour

One of the best Rwanda tours to explore Kigali city, Akagera wildlife, mountain gorillas in Volcanoes N.P, primates in Nyungwe mountainous Jungle, Lake Kivu, genocide sites plus cultural villages for cultural music and dances. Itinerary

10 Day Best of Rwanda safari

10 day best of Rwanda safari takes you to all national parks, cultural sites, and genocide memorials in Rwanda. Main activities include gorilla trekking twice, local village tours, game viewing and boat cruise, Chimps and other primates tracking. Itinerary

Uganda Itineraries: Top Gorilla Trekking Tours and Wildlife Safaris

2 Days Gorilla Tour in Uganda from Kigali

Fly to Kigali Airport (KGL), Picked up by your tour guide, and drive to Bwindi Gorilla Park in southwestern Uganda (4hrs) through Cyanika or Katuna borders. Trek the gorillas the next day and return to Kigali. ITINERARY

3 Day Uganda Gorilla Tour – Bwindi or Mgahinga

Silverback Gorilla in UgandaThe 3 day Uganda gorilla safari starts and ends in Kampala, gorilla trekking is the main activity in Bwindi Impenetrable Jungle or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Expect a stopover at the Equator for photographs. ITINERARY

4 Days with 2 Gorilla Treks in Uganda

Buhoma Lodge BwindiThe 4 Days double gorilla trekking gives you chance to trek gorillas twice on a single tour in Uganda. It’s a chance to trek two different gorilla families in Bwindi Forest home to 20 habituated gorilla families. ITINERARY

5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla safari

Hippos seen on Uganda safari
This 5 Days Uganda safari package takes you to Bwindi or Mgahinga Gorilla Park for gorilla trekking and Batwa experience, and then to Queen Elizabeth park for wildlife viewing and a fantastic boat cruise along the Kazinga channel.

8 Day Uganda Primates and Game Viewing

Uganda Wildlife Safari

Join 8 Days Uganda safari for primate trekking to see the gorilla in Bwindi Forest, chimpanzees in Kibale, and game viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park with African Jungle Adventures. Itinerary

10 Days Uganda at A Glance

Tree Climbing Lions in Uganda
Explore all the hidden treasures of Uganda, The pearl of Africa on the 10 days safari adventure, go gorilla trekking, chimps & other primates, birding, game viewing, culture, and community tours. ITINERARY

Uganda and Rwanda Combined Safari Packages

5 Days Uganda and Rwanda Combined

Silverback Gorilla Tour in Rwanda
Go gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (Uganda) and Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda on a 5-day gorilla tour combining both destinations. The safari starts in Kampala and ends in Kigali. ITINERARY

One Week Primates and Gorilla Tour

Chimpanzee Safari in Rwanda and UgandaBespoke 7 Days Rwanda and Uganda primates tour for chimpanzee trekking/canopy in Nyungwe, double gorilla trekking in Volcanoes, and Bwindi Forest National parks with African Jungle Adventures. ITINERARY

12 Days Best of Rwanda and Uganda Tour

Birding in Rwanda and UgandaEnjoy this customized 12 Days Safari to Uganda and Rwanda for combined gorilla trekking, game safaris, boat cruise, cultural tours, chimpanzee trekking, and forest walks with African Jungle Adventures. ITINERARY

15 Days Life-Changing Adventure

Uganda Rwanda Safari Adventure
Book a 15 Days Uganda Rwanda safari for gorilla trekking, game viewing, chimpanzee trekking, and cultural tours to top national parks in Africa. The trip starts in Entebbe ending in Kigali Rwanda. ITINERARY

16 Days Rwanda and Uganda Safari

Explore Rwanda and Uganda top national parks on this 16 Days combined safari for gorilla trekking, chimpanzee tracking and game viewing with African Jungle Adventures Detailed Itinerary

18 Day African Jungle Adventure

Boat ride through African JungleThe 18 days Uganda and Rwanda safari starts and ends at Entebbe International Airport (EBB). The safari will expose you to primates like the rare mountain gorillas, chimpanzees and wildlife in game parks. ITINERARY

About African Jungle Adventures

African Jungle Adventures Ltd is a locally based tour company based in Kigali and Kampala offering the best gorilla trekking tours and wildlife safaris in Rwanda and Uganda. We are among the leading tour operators in East Africa with extremely experienced and knowledgeable tour guides who will enhance your trip with knowledge and enjoyment. We do offer Eco and Responsible gorilla tours in Rwanda and beyond. Our Responsible tours and travel packages directly benefit all front-line communities around National Parks and other tourist destinations as an incentive for conservation and where you can be part of both the conservation and the community. Read More About Us

Membership (AUTO, UTB, UWA, RDB)

African Jungle Adventures is a full member of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO), Nature Uganda, Uganda Wildlife Authority, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Rwanda Development Board, Africa Travel and Tourism Association (ATTA), and Friend a Gorilla.
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Gorilla Trekking in Africa?

Gorilla trekking is the most popular tourist activity in Rwanda and Uganda. It ranks as one of the world’s best adventures in Africa. The activity takes place in only 3 countries in the world namely; Rwanda, Uganda, and the Democratic Congo Republic. These are the only places where you can see these Gentle Giants in their Natural Habitat.







Rwanda Gorilla Tours take place in Volcanoes National Park, while in Uganda, gorilla tours take place in Bwindi Impenetrable Jungle and Mgahinga National Park. In DR Congo, gorilla tracking is conducted in the magnificent Virunga National Park. The trek in search of mountain gorillas is quite strenuous goes through steep and slippery jungle grounds. The hike can take between 1-7 hours depending on how gorillas move in their natural habitat. It also depends on how fast you move. If you have a slow person in the group, you are likely to take long on the trek.

Cost of Gorilla Trekking Permits – How to Book a Gorilla Tour?

First of all, you must possess a gorilla permit that acts as permission for one to track gorillas. We book gorilla permits in Uganda and Rwanda. Each gorilla permit in Rwanda currently costs US$1500 for Foreign Non-Residents and US$700 for Uganda (Mgahinga and Bwindi National Park. Then you must obtain Rwanda Visa. However, some countries are exempted from Rwanda Visa. Click here for details.

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania Combined Tours

African Jungle Adventures organizes special and affordable tour packages combining different East African countries. Depending on one’s interests, we can organize an East-African tour package combining Uganda and Rwanda with 2 or more gorilla treks, extend to Kenya, Tanzania and Zanzibar depending on time availability, budget, and interests. Such tour packages are all-inclusive, that is, we book hotels, regional flights, activities, and ground transportation. Contact us for free information and travel tips to East Africa. For more information about combined safari packages in East Africa, click here.

Where to Stay while on a Safari in Rwanda and Uganda?

The fact gorilla tourism is growing very fast in Rwanda, has led to the establishment of many safari lodges on the edges of Volcanoes National Park and Musanze town for different levels/prices. High-End travelers choose Sabyinyo Silverback or Virunga Lodge. Deluxe options include Mountain Gorilla View lodge, Villa Gorilla Rwanda, Volcanoes Hotel Musanze, Gorilla Solution Lodge, and Le Bambou Lodge. Among other accommodation options around Volcanoes National Park include Hotel La Palme, Kinigi Guest House, and Muhabura Hotel among others.

Luxurious Bisate Lodge in Rwanda

Luxurious Bisate Lodge in Rwanda

Before you book a trip, take the time to read some safari reviews on major travel websites like Trip Advisor or Safari Bookings and Lonely Plane that will guide you about which company to use, estimated cost, and where to stay. Your packing list should at least contain a long-sleeved shirt/blouse, long pants, hiking shoes, garden gloves, water, and insect repellent.

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