Summary of the 1 Day Rwanda Gorilla Trek
This is a short 1 Day Rwanda Gorilla Trek. The tour starts from Kigali City, “the capital of Rwanda” very early in the morning, heading to Volcanoes National Park, north-west of Rwanda.
The 1-day gorilla trekking safari is a lifetime opportunity to track the Rwanda mountain gorillas in their natural habitat in one day.
This tour is perfect if you are in Rwanda for a very limited time, but also need time to spare for a 1 day Akagera National Park safari.
In Rwanda, gorillas are habituated in 10 groups which can be visited every day with each group being visited by a maximum of 8 people.
Mountain Gorillas are one of the primate species located in the Virunga Conservation area. Other primates include Golden Monkeys, L’Hoest Monkey, Colobus, Baboons and many more. Of all the primates in these mountains, the gorilla stands out to be the largest and most gentle.
The gorillas live in groups of families with silver backs and females and According to Wikipedia, “The mountain gorilla is highly social and lives in relatively stable, cohesive groups held together by long-term bonds between adult males and females. Relationships among females are relatively weak.