1 Day Golden Monkey Trek Rwanda

Overview about the golden Monkey experience in  Rwanda

Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park is popularly known for gorilla trekking trips in Rwanda. Important to know is  that the park also offers a great   experience for the golden monkey  trekking to  tourists who are  interested in  a rewarding nature   golden  monkey trekking  experience.  This Golden Monkey Adventure trek is similar to that of Uganda’s  Mgahinga  National park.


In case one is planning to trek gorillas in  Rwanda’s  Volcanoes park,  it is  highly recommended  not to miss out on the  Golden  Monkey  trekking  and you only need an extra day   on your package and you have  1 hour with the lovely unique  Golden Monkeys.    Volcanoes National  park  has  two  groups  of  habituated   Golden  Monkey  with over  90  individuals for  the  biggest group.

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Duration:  1 day

Safari type:  Primate Safari

Location:  Volcanoes National  park

Cost:  Tailored made

Safari date: Open

Number of people:   Determined  by the traveler


 Detailed Golden Monkey Safari Package

You set off from your Kigali accommodation /hotel at 06:00am  after breakfast  and   start  your tour to Volcanoes National Park, get briefed  about your Golden  Monkey trek.  The starting  point of the trek is approximately 2,600m  above sea level  and  the   monkeys usually trekked  from the lower ground  of  the  park within the  thick  bamboo  shoots  as another  great  experience. You are only allowed to spend one hour with them upon encounter. Just like the gorilla trekking experience.  You will  have lunch at any restaurant  near the  park  and if time allows  you can  opt for  any activity before transferring back to Kigali and this marks  the end of  your 1 day Golden  Monkey trekking safari in  Volcanoes National  park.

 What is covered in the price?

  •  Return  transport from  Kigali
  • Golden  Monkey trekking permit
  • Lunch and drinking water