Enhance the Beauty of Rwanda with the 8 Days Rwanda Primates & Wildlife Safari Package with Gorilla Expeditions. it has the Best Safari Activities that are found in Rwandan National Parks like Gorilla Trekking , Golden Monkey and Dian Fossey Visit all in Volcano National Park, Chimpanzee Trekking and canopy Walk in Nyungwe National Park, Enjoy Rwanda on the Best Rwanda Safari ,Contact us to Book .
Detailed Travel Plan for 8 Days Rwanda Safari Holiday.
Day 1: Airport Transfer.
Upon your arrival, you will be driven to Okapi Hotel for dinner and overnight stay in Kigali.
Day 2: City tour and Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National park.
Have breakfast and proceed to Nyungwe. Visit the Nyanza palace, Murambi Memorial and Butare Museum en-route. Your lunch will be en-route and continue for dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe hill top lodge/ Gisakura Guest House.
Day 3: Chimp Tracking.
Breakfast and go for briefing at the park headquarters. You will be told the “dos and don’ts” while with the chimps before entering the forest. Enjoy them feeding, playing around while taking observations and photographs. You will also encounter other primates such as the black and white Columbus monkeys and many others. Dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe hill top lodge / Gisakura Guest House.
Day 4: Canopy and Nature walks.
After breakfast, you will go for a canopy walk within the forest expecting to enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of different bird species such as the Rwenzori Turaco, Hornbills among others. You will also have a self-guided walk after lunch around the nearby environment. Dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe hill top lodge / Gisakura Guest House.
Day 5: Drive to Lake Kivu.
Take breakfast and head to Lake Kivu in Kibuye town. Enjoy breath-taking scenery of the Virunga Mountains and the green vegetation en-route. You will have lunch en-route and proceed for either a boat cruise along Lake Kivu or relaxing on the shores. Dinner and overnight at Malachite hotel
Day 6: Transfer to Volcanoes national park-visit the Twin lakes
Have breakfast and drive to Volcanoes National park. Upon reaching there, visit the Twin lakes of Rubondo and Bulera and enjoy the scenery. Dinner and overnight stay at La Palme Hotel
Day7: Mountain Gorilla Tracking
You will have an early breakfast and head to the park headquarters to be briefed before entering the forest to track the gorillas. The hiking may take about 1-8 hours depending on the movement of the gentle giants. A maximum time of one hour is given for photography, observations, and enjoying them feeding or playing around. Dinner and overnight stay at La Palme Hotel.
Day 8: Transfer to the Airport.
Enjoy your breakfast and drive back to Kigali. Time allowing, you may visit the Nyamata and Ntarama genocide memorials which will give a clear picture of what really happened in 1994. After, proceed to the airport to catch up with your scheduled flight back home.
The price includes:
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Canopy walk and nature walk
Boat at Lake Kivu
Visit Dian Fossey
Golden monkey tracking
Allowance of English speaking guide
Air fares, Visa, personal nature of expenses not mentioned in the package above, porter fees while trekking primates, laundry, cigarettes among others
Established in the spring of 2000 by Ssali Billy,at the time already a well-known figure in the tourism scenario of our Country, Active African Vacations, with registered office in Kampala & Kigali, brings together two of the most significant players in African Tourism Industry.
Gorilla Expeditions is managed by company Called Active African Vacations Limited with Offices in Kampala Uganda and Rwanda Kigali. Gorilla Expeditions has a Team of About 12 Members plus Experienced Guides.