3 nights Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge


  • 3 nights at Sabyinyo Silverback lodge
  • 1 gorilla trekking permit per person
  • 1 golden monkey permit per person
  • Your stay will support SACOLA’s programs which have directly benefited over 5000 households in the Kinigi area and contributed in a meaningful way to conservation and preservation of the Mountain Gorilla and its fragile habitat.
  • FULLY INCLUSIVE: accommodation, meals, drinks, conservation fees & specified activities

This is a 3 night Rwanda safari which includes three nights at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge on the edge of the Volcanoes National Park where you can trek to see the highly endangered and magnificent mountain Gorilla in its wild habitat, meet adorable golden monkeys and embrace the Rwandan culture

There is also time included to explore the other highlights of the region.

Green season

Jan / Feb / March

From USD$ 5598 per person sharing

Dry Season

Jun / Nov / 15th-31st Dec

From USD$ 6231 per person sharing

Green Season

Apr / May / 1-5 Dec

From USD$ 4434 per person sharing

Day 1

Arrival in Kigali.  On arrival clients will be met by a driver and private vehicle and driven to Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge.  The roads are good and the journey to Ruhengeri will take approximately two hours.  On arrival a late lunch will be served in the main lodge, with its scenic vistas of the Virunga Volcanoes, of the Volcanoes National Park.  Afternoon at leisure to settle in and acclimatize and perhaps an afternoon guided bird walk in the surrounds of the lodge.  Dinner and overnight at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge.

Day 2
An early breakfast, served at the lodge, before departing by road to the Volcanoes National Park headquarters.  Here you will be allocated a guide for one of the habituated Mountain Gorilla families and given a safety briefing.  You will then be taken by vehicle to a starting point, to commence your gorilla trek in the forest.  The amount of time spent walking is dependant upon which family of Gorillas you are allocated to and where they are to be found on that day.  Once the family is sighted you will spend a maximum of one hour with the Gorilla family. After this phenomenal wildlife experience, return to your vehicle on the edge of the forest, returning to Sabyinyo Silverback lodge for lunch.  Afternoon at leisure.  Dinner and overnight at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge.
Day 3
Breakfast at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge. Option today to do a second trek to see the Mountain Gorillas or trek to see the Golden Monkeys or one of the other many activities on offer from Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge.  We recommend that you also do the village walk which gives a fascinating insight into life in rural Rwanda. Overnight at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge.
Day 4
Depart after breakfast for Kigali in time for your return flight.