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Express Volcano National Park & Lake Kivu

03 Night / 04 Days

Package Validity/Travel Dates : 01-Jan-23 to 31-Dec-23


Complimentary Breakfast

City Tour

Airport transfer

Starting From

USD 777

Per person on a twin sharing basis

Pax Count Amount
1 1510
2 777
3 600
4 510
5 458
6 421
7 396
8 377

Star Category


Book Before :

03 Days

Valid for sale in

All Markets

Tour Duration

03 Nights / 04 Days


Visit to the Volcano National Park and Lake Kivu at “Rwanda’s sea port”

Location / Countries Covered

Volcano National Park, Rubavu, Rwanda

Unique Highlights

Get a chance to see Gorillas and enjoy the beach area of Lake Kivu.


Location No. of Nights Hotel / Guest House  Name Star Category Room Type Meal Plan
Musanze 01 Five Volcano Boutique/Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge/La Palme Hotel 5/4/3 Standard Full Board
Rubavu 01 Kivu Serena Hotel/Hill View Lake Kivu Hotel/Gorilla Hotel 4/3/3 Standard Half Board

And Bed and Breakfast

Kigali 01 Kigali Marriot Hotel/Four Point by Sheraton Hotel/M Hotel 5/4/3 Standard Bed and Breakfast


Day 1: Arrival

Upon afternoon arrival at the Kigali International airport, you will be met/greeted by our driver guide

Transfer 2 ½ hours drive to the Volcano National Park vicinity

Overnight: Five Volcano Boutique-5*/Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge-4*/La Palme Hotel-3* (FB)

Day 2: Briefing Gorilla Trekking

Early breakfast and drive to the Park office

7:00am; briefing about gorilla trekking

Drive to the starting trail where you will come back to find your driver who will take you to the hotel to have Lunch

In the afternoon, transfer 1 ½ hours drive to Rubavu where lays the great Lake Kivu

Overnight: Kivu Serena Hotel 4*(HB)/Hill View Lake Kivu Hotel-3*(BB)/Gorilla Hotel-3*(BB)

Day 3: Gisozi Genocide Memorial

11:00am; check-out and transfer to Kigali to proceed on a Kigali city tour which includes visit to local markets, Gisozi genocide memorial among other sites

Overnight: Kigali Marriot Hotel-5*/Four Point by Sheraton Hotel-4*/M Hotel-3*(BB)

Day 4: Departure

Transfer to the airport for your departure flight


Package Inclusions

  • Services of our driver guide
  • Transfers
  • Accommodation as per mentioned meal Plan
  • Kigali City Tour
  • Bottled mineral water in the car
  • Use of a 4×4 WD vehicle

Package Exclusions

  • Park permits
  • PCR Test Fee (USD 50 per person) – for primate trekking
  • Rapid Test Fees (USD 5 per person) – for other activities
  • Optional Extras whilst in Rwanda
  • Anything not mentioned in “Package Inclusions”
  • Domestic & International Airfare, Train Fare, Travel Visa, Travel Insurance & Medical Premium, Medical tests, etc.
  • Individually extended accommodation, sightseeing, transfers, excursions pre, post or on tour.
  • Local Tax / City Tax /Tourism Dirham tax /Green Tax etc. (if applicable)
  • Cost of Optional activities
  • OK to board for the airline (if applicable)
  • Meals, excursions and transfers other than specified in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses on items such as Laundry, Juices, Sodas, Soft & Hard Drinks, Bottled Water etc.
  • Incidentals, Tips, Porterage, Minibar and Bell-Boy charges, Gratuities etc.


Chimpanzee permits sell at a first come first serve basis and they sell very fast. We are not allowed to book. The only way to guarantee availability is by purchasing. They are non-refundable and a penalty applies in case of a change. Trekking is strictly from the age of 15 years and above. Trekking starts at 5:00 am.

Visa Requirement and Charges:

Please check online or with our authorised representative if Travel visa is required to visit our country. It is your responsibility to submit all relevant documents and obtain a legal travel visa (as per requirement) before you travel.

In case your tour is cancelled or curtailed short due to visa issues, we will be unable to provide you any refund of the tour cost.

For E-Visa, we are happy to provide you the visa requirement charges and documents required at highly competitive rates on our portal: https://www.visadone.com

You may click the above link and check the details there. Visa fees once paid is totally non-refundable which you are requested to note.

For Sticker Visa, please check with our local branch for the costing, documents required and approximate processing time.

Travel & Medical Insurance Charges:

It is Traveller’s responsibility to obtain and be in possession of the comprehensive travel and cancellation insurance, including medical insurance with provision for air evacuation, insurance in case of accidents, sudden sickness, medical expenses or death, before embarking on a tour. Our company is neither responsible nor liable for any claims, damage or loss as a result of Client’s failing to obtain necessary insurance cover.

We are however, happy to provide you travel insurance as per the plan you select which can offer you comprehensive coverage at highly competitive costs.

Age limit to provide Insurance – Up to 75 years. For Insurance, all rates given are per person in USD.

Current Exclusion:

  • To & from Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, Nepal & Bangladesh.
  • From India (However to India (Inbound) is allowed).
Up to 75 years per person Travel Insurance Anywhere 2 Anywhere
Premium in USD  per person Platinum Plan/Limit Gold Plan/Limit Silver Plan/Limit
Return Plan
01 – 07 Days 37 25 15
08 – 15 Days 49 36 21
16 – 30 Days 74 54 32

Insurance fees once paid is totally non-refundable. For further details you can check with us on insurance@solidarityinvest.com

*Disclaimer: Please do check with our Branch / Authorised representative about the latest requirement as visa requirement / fees / travel insurance charges are dynamic and subject to change. The consulate at their discretion may ask for additional documents also for visa processing. Visa issuance is purely at the discretion of the consulate and not us.

Payment and Cancellation Policy:


  • 50% payment at the time of confirmation
  • Balance 50% within 07 days of confirmation or travel date whichever is earlier.

We accept payments via bank transfer/Debit & Credit cards also. In case of a bank transfer please add USD 30 per transfer per time you transfer.


We need to receive a cancellation request in writing for us to proceed with cancellation. The following charges will be applicable based on the cancellation request received by us.

If you cancel –

  • 60 days prior to departure there will be a no deduction on the package cost.
  • 59 – 45 days prior to departure: 15% deduction on the package cost.
  • 44 – 30 days prior to departure: 25% deduction on the package cost.
  • 30 – 15 days prior to departure: 50% deduction on the package cost.
  • 15 – 07 days prior to departure: 85% deduction on the package cost.
  • 06 days or less: 100% deduction on the package cost.


  • All rooms, rates and services are subject to availability at the time of confirmation.
  • Rates are not valid for Events / Fairs / Long weekends / Festivals / Blackout dates. (surcharges/ supplements will be applicable during these dates)
  • In case the same hotels / lodges / camps / resorts are not available we reserve the right to change them in the same star category.
  • Child rates apply for children aged from 2 to 11 years old. 1 child sharing a room with 2 adults (depending on hotel policy). If the hotel doesn’t have availability for family rooms, adult rates will apply.
  • If certain tours / entrances are closed during certain periods, alternative options will be provided.
  • Train fares / reservations are dynamic, subject to availability and non-refundable once issued.
  • Standard check-in time at the hotel is generally 1500 hrs. and check-out 12 Noon.
  • Rates quoted are not applicable during trade fair periods, major European Holidays and other major events.
  • Train fares / reservations are dynamic, subject to availability and non-refundable once issued
  • Early check-in, late check-out is solely based on the discretion of the hotel and not guaranteed unless paid for.
  • We reserve the rights to reschedule the itinerary or routing.
  • Unused inclusions in a tour package are non-refundable.
  • Tours will be seat in coach basis (Unless mentioned otherwise) where guests have to reach on time at designated pick up point.
  • Any delays from your side are considered a no show.
  • No refund applicable in case of no show.
  • Rates are not valid during any events & festivals and blackout dates.
  • Most of the Hotels/ Lodges/ Camps / Apartments may ask for a security deposit at the time of check-in, which is refundable at the time of check-out and is subject to the hotel/lodge’s policy.
  • We reserve all rights. Any damages caused whilst on tour shall be borne (paid or settled) locally by the client, we will not be liable for the same.
  • In view of the current situation, please be advised that whilst the information and rates quoted are correct as of today’s date – we retain the right to adjust rates based on any changes to current operation.

Package Cost

Tour Package price per person sharing in a double/twin room in a 4x4WD vehicle


Pax Count Amount
1 1510
2 777
3 600
4 510
5 458
6 421
7 396
8 377


Pax Count Amount
1 1801
2 875
3 697
4 608
5 556
6 520
7 494
8 476


Pax Count Amount
1 2389
2 1121
3 945
4 855
5 802
6 766
7 740
8 722

Optional Add-Ons:

Per person in USD:

Gorilla Permit amount in USD–To be added on tour package price

Category Amount
Visitors 1500 USD
Foreign Residents in Rwanda 500 USD
Rwandese 200 USD
East African Nationals 200 USD
African Foreign residents 500 USD
African nationals 500 USD
Starting Time 7:00am


  • Gorilla permits sell at a first come first serve basis and they sell very fast. We are not allowed to book. The only way to guarantee availability is by purchasing. They are non-refundable and a penalty applies in case of a change. Trekking is strictly from the age of 15 years and above

Activity description

Activity Particulars
Mountain Gorillas Briefing and gorilla family allocation starts from 7am. Then you drive to the starting trail, get out of the car, enter the Park with a Park guide and a game warden in groups of 6 to 8 Pax. Trekking usually takes between 4 to 6 hours depending on where the gorillas might have slept the previous night. Upon finding the gorillas, you spend 1 hour with them, watching how they feed in their natural habitat. The Silverback is the head of the family for protection

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