Travellers 15 and older can make their way up the forested slopes of the Virunga Mountains for an unforgettable trek through the natural habitat of these peaceful and powerful creatures.
Your trip, your adventures. All of our itineraries are fully customizable, allowing you the freedom to choose the experiences that speak to you – and change your mind at a moment’s notice.
OBSERVE A GORILLA FAMILY UP CLOSE
After your guided trek through the bamboo forest of Volcanoes National Park, you’ll come face to face with a family of mountain gorillas for a truly unforgettable experience. In this intimate, hour-long visit, watch the family interact with one another in their natural habitat.
ENCOUNTER RARE GOLDEN MONKEYS
Volcanoes National Park is an important habitat for the endangered golden monkey, a species found only in the Virunga Mountains. Travellers as young as 12 can embark on a leisurely rain forest walk to witness these entertaining primates as they eat, groom and play.
OPT FOR A CLASSIC SAFARI EXPERIENCE
Choose to spend your time in Rwanda discovering Akagera National Park, home to hundreds of savannah species and the largest protected wetland in central Africa. Since the reintroduction of lions and black rhinos in recent years, the national park is now a haven for all of Africa’s Big Five.
Travellers visiting Volcanoes National Park will stay two nights in one of four carefully selected accommodations in the foothills of the mighty Virungas. A unique mix of cottages, bungalows, villas and suites await your arrival at Virunga Safari Lodge, Bisate Lodge, Amakoro Songa or Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge.
Guests who choose to explore Akagera National Park will spend their time in Rwanda at Magashi Camp, a new and intimate lodge in the heart of a pristine wildlife sanctuary.