One of our classic programs where you game view in the vast plains for the migration in the Maasai Mara, Kenya, and explore the forested areas in Rwanda for mountain gorillas. Classic and Premier accommodation options offered.
AAC Signature departure – Photograph gorillas in Bwindi Forest and Volcanoes National Park. Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest. General wildlife game viewing with game drives and boating in Queen Elizabeth Park. 2020 Departures: Jan 13, Jul 03, Aug 22, Sep 11. 2021 Departures: Jan 14, Jul 01, Aug 11, Sep 17
This popular program is a Group tented safari driving through the parks to Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire and gorilla trekking. Enjoy a group game viewing safari to the major parks in Northern Tanzania plus a choice of 2 gorilla treks or gorilla and golden monkey treks in Volcano National Park in Rwanda. Departures: weekly on Fridays
Mountain gorilla trekking in Volcano National Park is by far Rwanda’s major international attraction. After the release of the feature film, Gorillas in the Mist, about the late Dian Fossey’s pioneering work habituating the gorillas (in order to study their behavior), trekking increased tremendously.