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'Kwita Izina' Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Gorilla trekking in rwanda is rwanda's flagship tour and no tour of Rwanda is complete without experiencing a mountain gorilla safari. Gorilla trekking in Rwanda is more than just the thrilling experience of being in proximity with these magnificent apes but its also about the picturesque environment, vibrant culture and the sureal timeless atmosphere of the Volcanoes National Park.

The trek begins as you ascend to the mountain gorilla’s natural environments. The shadowy bamboo forest provides breathtaking vistas, prior to the trackers being engulfed in the mysterious intimacy of the rainforest. The forest is brought to life with the sound of radiant birds and the noise of the equally uncommon golden monkeys. For nature enthusiasts the environment adds to the unforgatable gorilla safari experience.

Gorilla trekking in Rwanda takes between 1-4 hours depending on the gorilla group you are visiting. You finally encounter the majestic silverback mountain gorilla and what a sight it is to behold, three times your size, yet conspicuously amicable and permisive of tourists.

The Volcanoes National Park imposes a daily quota of 64 persons who wish to trek. The number of visitors gorilla trekking in rwanda is limited so as to uphold the current conservation policies

Visiting the mountain gorillas in Rwanda entails booking a gorilla permit beforehand Gorilla trekking in Rwanda cost US dollars 750 per person and this offers you one hour in the company of the mountain gorillas excluding the trekking time.

Accommodations for both luxury and budget tourists is available and can also be confirmed while booking for your Gorilla trekking permit