Explore the Dian Fossey’s Living Legacy in Rwanda with Eco Adventure Safaris, this gives you an insight in the life of the Dian Fossey and her great work she did to conserve the Mountain Gorillas in the Virunga region. You will cover a documentary about her interest in the gorillas how she managed to do her work amid hard times in Rwanda. It is globally believed that without her efforts mountain gorillas would have been extinct or numbers very drastically reduced. Her greatest contribution was to discover how to make wild gorillas get used to human presence.
You will trek up arriving at Dian Fossey house where she was mysteriously murdered in 1985 and later buried next to Digit her favorite gorilla friend. You will also have an opportunity to film the gorilla grave yard where about 20 mountain gorillas were buried that were killed either by poachers or by natural causes.
The DIAN FOSSEY RESEARCH CAMP
The Karisoke Research Center was founded by Dian Fossey Sept 24, 1967. Dian Fossey’s main objective of founding this research camp was to study the gorilla ecology, demography and social organization of the gorillas. At the research camp you will have an opportunity to film how Fossey studied the gorilla ecology and behavior.
Lodges to stay in during the Explore the Dian Fossey’s Living Legacy in Rwanda
Lodges to stay in during exploring the Dian Fossey’s Living Legacy in Rwanda range from Budget, mid-range to luxury options, Luxury options include Sabinyo Silverback Lodge, Bisate Lodge, Virunga Volcanoes Lodge, Five Volcanoes Hotels and Mountain Gorillas’ Nest Lodge. The price ranges from USD300 to USD1000 per person per night.
The Midrange lodge options include Mountain Gorilla View Lodge and Lebambou Gorilla Lodge, Davinci Lodge. For budget lodges in Volcanoes National Park options are many from basic accommodation to camping which include Kinigi Hotel, Hotel Muhabura, Gorilla Solution Lodge, Villa Gorilla, Virunga Hotel, Faraji Hotel and La Palme Hotel or Home Inn.
Why book with us your Safari to Explore the Dian Fossey’s Living Legacy in Rwanda
Eco Adventure Safaris offers amazing Africa safari experiences to Rwanda as a destination for the past years. Contact us here for our discounted packages and also tailor made gorilla trips, birding, cultural experiences and golden monkey tracking, gorilla trekking, Wildlife viewing among others. Our magic in organizing authentic experience stems from the fact that we have overtime assembled a team mixed with young and energetic staff guided by well experienced Team and passionate about what they do. Eco Adventure Safaris is highly rated and reviewed on trip Advisor to help you learn on the experiences of the other travelers who have traveled with us to Rwanda.