Rwanda Volcanoes National Park2
Rwanda Volcanoes National Park
Rwanda Volcanoes National Park3

Situated in the far northwest of Rwanda and named for the chain of dormant volcanoes that make up the Virunga Massif (Karisimbi, Bisoke, Sabinyo, Gahinga and Muhabura), Volcanoes National Park is home to endangered mountain gorillas, rare golden monkeys and more than 200 bird species.

The park also offers scenic hiking trails – look out for the tomb dedicated to primatologist Dian Fossey – canoeing and mountain biking.

Gorilla trekking

An essential guide to gorilla trekking in Rwanda & Uganda

Before Sir David Attenborough’s landmark TV programme, Life On Earth, gorillas were seen largely in a negative light, based on King Kong and cheap B-movie monsters. At one point, a survey of the world’s most feared animals featured gorillas alongside sharks and spiders. Seeing this popular TV personality interacting with friendly gorillas changed all that...read more

3 days

Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

Up close with the elusive mountain gorilla
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8 days

Gorillas and the Big Five

Safaris and gorilla trekking in Rwanda
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10 days

Rwanda’s complete wildlife experience

Gorillas, chimpanzees and the Big Five
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Volcanoes National Park Tours

Uganda and Rwanda Scheduled Safari

8 days exploring the national parks of Uganda and Rwanda

8 daysFrom $4,245
Rwanda, Uganda
Tour Type Small group tour
Activity Safari, Luxury, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Culture, History, Solo Travel

3 Days Rwanda Gorilla Tracking

Tracking gorillas in Volcanoes National Park

3 daysFrom $2,600
Kigali, Volcanoes National Park
Tour Type Private guided tour
Activity Safari, Luxury, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Culture, Indigenous Tourism, History, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel, Community-led Tourism

8 Days Epic Rwanda Safari Adventure

Explore Nyungwe and Volcanoes National Park

8 daysFrom $4,300
Kigali, Nyungwe National Park, Volcanoes National Park
Tour Type Private guided tour
Activity Safari, Luxury, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Culture, Indigenous Tourism, History, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel

6 Days Rwanda Discovery

Explore Akagera and Volcanoes National Park

6 daysFrom $4,150
Kigali, Akagera National Park, Volcanoes National Park
Tour Type Private guided tour
Activity Cruise & Sailing, Safari, Luxury, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Culture, Indigenous Tourism, History, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel

4 Days Gorilla Trekking Rwanda Safari

Gorillas and golden monkeys in Volcanoes National Park

4 daysFrom $3,000
Kigali, Volcanoes National Park
Tour Type Private guided tour
Activity Safari, Luxury, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge Safari

Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

4 daysFrom $1,830
Volcanoes National Park
Tour Type Private guided tour
Activity Safari, Luxury, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Walking, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, National Parks, Culture, Indigenous Tourism, Responsible Travel, Community-led Tourism

Volcanoes National Park Travel Companies

Tailormade Africa

Luxury safaris experts
East Africa
Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Safari, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Birdwatching, National Parks, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel

Governors' Camp Collection

Luxury Safari holidays in East Africa
East Africa
Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Safari, Luxury, Honeymoon, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Birdwatching, National Parks, Responsible Travel, Community-led Tourism

Heritage Safaris

Rwandan-owned safari specialist
East Africa
Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Safari, Family, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Birdwatching, National Parks, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel, Community-led Tourism

Red Rocks Initiative

Community-lead conservation & tourism in Rwanda
Volcanoes National Park
Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Safari, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Birdwatching, National Parks, Culture, Responsible Travel, Volunteering, Conservation, Eco-travel, Community-led Tourism

Wild Frontiers

Safaris into East, West and Southern Africa
East Africa, Southern Africa
Custom itinerary, Small group tour, Private guided tour
Safari, Adventure, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Overlanding, Camping, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, National Parks, Culture, Indigenous Tourism, Solo Travel

Rwanda Eco Company & Safaris

Tailor made gorilla and wildlife safaris
East Africa, Central Africa
Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Safari, Adventure, Backpacking, Hiking & Trekking, Active, Overlanding, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Culture, Indigenous Tourism, History, Responsible Travel, Eco-travel, Community-led Tourism

Pamoja Safaris

Supporting the community through tours and travel
East Africa, Central Africa
Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Safari, Luxury, Family, Adventure, Active, Walking, Camping, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Birdwatching, National Parks, Culture, Cities

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