HIGHLIGHTS

  • Akagera National Park
  • Nyungwe Forest National Park
  • Chimpanzee trekking
  • Gorilla tracking
  • Lake Kivu
  • golden monkey trek
  • Foot of Parc volcanoes
Duration: 10 days
(*Minimum 2 persons)

G13


This safari will take you through parks such as Akagera, Nyungwe and  Volcanoes National Parks, Kigali and around  Lake Kivu

Day One: Akagera National Park
On arrival at the Airport, you will be picked by our tour guide and transferred to Kigali for a meal depending on the time you have arrived then drive heading East to Akagera national park. On arrival at the park, you will enjoy an afternoon game drive to look out for a number of wildlife then return to the hotel of your budget for dinner and overnight.


Day Two: Nyungwe Forest National Park
Rise up early and after breakfast, drive to southern Rwanda heading to Nyungwe reaching there in the afternoon. After lunch, you will visit Butare museum and here you will be told about the Rwandan 1994 genocide. Then dinner and overnight at the hotel of your budget.


Day Three: Chimpanzee trekking
Wake up early in the morning and after breakfast, receive instructions from the tour guide and begin the trek. you will also meet a number of animals on your way like Ruwenzori collubus, L’Hoest’s monkey, The Silver monkey, Owl faced monkey and the Grey cheeked Mangabey etc. on meeting the chimps, you will spend some time with them seeing how they play with each other’s while climbing on tree branches then after the trek return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.


Day Four:
Drive to the northern parts of Rwanda on the foot of Parc volcanoes. You will have some rest at one of the hotels around the area where you will have magnificent views of the twin lakes and the volcanoes.


Day Five & Six: Gorilla tracking
Wake up early in the morning and have breakfast then drive to the park head quarters for briefing. After briefing, meet with your tour guide and begin the trek to the allocated group of gorillas. It’s important to carry protective gear and drinking water, on meeting the gorillas you will be allowed 1 hour with them then return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
The following day you will do another gorilla trek or golden monkey trek. You may also opt to visit the legendary Dian Fossey but you are supposed to book in advance.


Day Seven: Lake Kivu
After breakfast, drive to Lake Kivu and on arrival at the Lake, have leisure on the white sand beach then dinner and overnight at the hotel of your choice.


Day Eight: Lake Kivu
Rise up in the morning and after breakfast; enjoy a game drive on the shores of the lake where you will be able to see a variety of bird species. You can also do same fishing on the lake with the help of the local fishermen using local methods. Then return to the beach for leisure then dinner and overnight at your hotel.


Day Nine: Kigali
Transfer to Kigali for the city tour then dinner and overnight at the hotel of your budget in Kigali.


Day Ten: Departure
After breakfast, transfer to the Airport for your flight back home.

Above Price Quotes Includes

 

Price Quote Excludes

  • Airport transfers (pick and drop)
  • Ground transport per 4WD safari vehicle
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Three meals a day, apart from your stay in Kampala & Entebbe (B&B)
  • Mineral water in the safari vehicle
  • Park entrance fees
  • Gorilla permit (USD $600 per permit)
  • Ranger fees
  • All mentioned activities except for the optional ones
 
  • International flight
  • Visa (USD $100 per person)
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned
  • Items of personal nature
  • Tips & laundry service