2 Days Trek to Diane Fossy grave is rewarding as you meet and see the grave of this wonderful woman, who has done a great job of conserving the gorillas. The hike is a bit strenuous, and you need to be a little fit. The Diane Fossey graveyard hike is a learning experience for travelers providing them with the in-depth understanding of start of gorilla tourism in Rwanda and how an America primatologist sacrificed her life to save the rare mountain gorillas that where at the verge of extinction by then. You will be able to see her grave near her most loved gorilla digit. She was rested where she belonged.

Day 1: Transfer to Musanze

You will be picked upon arrival at the airport or at the hotel in Kigali and transferred to Musanze by your driver guide, the drive can last for 2 to 3 hours. You will have a lot of stopover along the way as you travel. Morning flight is advised. Dinner and overnight at Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel (Luxury) or Le Bamboo Gorilla Lodge (Mid – range) or La Palme Hotel (Standard). Meal Plan: Dinner

Day 2: Hike to Diane Fossey Graveyard.

Today, you will be driven to the park headquarter at Kinigi at 7:00 am upon having your breakfast for briefing and you will later head off for hiking. The hike will typically take a full day from 3 hours depending on your hiking experience. You are reminded to wear hiking boots to overcome the muddy and slippery grounds especially in the rainy season. After the hike, you will head back for lunch before driving back to Kigali. If time permits, visit the Kigali genocide memorial ground.

Cost Per Person Sharing in USD

Lodges 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person SSR
Luxury $ 1190 $ 740 $ 657 $ 615 $ 580 $ 555 $ 100
Mid – range $ 900 $ 570 $ 587 $ 445 $ 410 $ 485 $ 75
Standard $ 840 $ 530 $ 447 $ 405 $ 370 $ 345 $ 35

This safari package includes.

  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • En-route lunches
  • Ranger fees
  • Hiking permits
  • Services of English speaking driver/guide
  • 1 liter bottle of mineral water per day per person during safari

However, 2 Days Trek to Diane Fossey and Digit grave package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigars.