• Description
  • Parameters
  • Itinerary
Country: Rwanda
Location:
  • Kinigi, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Kigali Genocide Memorial, KG 14 Avenue, Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda
  • Muhabura Hotel, Ruhengeri-Gisenyi Road, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
  • Ruhengeri, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Virunga Lodge, Burera, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Mount Karisimbi, Rubavu, Western Province, Rwanda
  • Mount Bisoke, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Gahinga Volcano, Rwanda
  • Parc National des Volcans, Musanze, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Virunga Lodge, Burera, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Mountain Gorilla Nest Hotel, Musanze, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda
  • Lake Kivu
  • Lake Kivu Serena Hotel, Gisenyi, Rwanda
Duration: for 4 day(s)
Physical strain: Low
Tour starting point: Kigali International Airport, Rwanda

Description:
The tour takes you to Kinigi after visiting the genocide memorial museum. Track mountain gorillas at Parc National des Volcans and complete the tour by enjoying the fantastic views over Lake Kivu from the terrace of Lake Kivu Serena Hotel.

Accomodation
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All accommodation Included
International flights Not included from/to home
Tips Not included
Personal items Not included souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.
Accommodation on the day before the tour departs Not included
Accommodation on the last day Not included
Guides
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Services of our Professional Guide/Driver
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All transportation Included unless labeled as optional
Board
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Meals Included
Drinks Not included
Day - by - day meals Not included
Transfer to the place where the tour starts
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Roundtrip airport transfer Included
Other parameters
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Government imposed park fees and/or taxes Included
Park fees Included for non-residents
All activities Included unless labeled as optional
All Taxes/VAT Included
SRS Not included

Kiningi - Arrival

Day 1

 GORILLAS AND LAKE KIVU

Location: Kinigi, Northern Province, Rwanda

Accomodation: Virunga Lodge

Meet in the morning on arrival at the airport. Visit the genocide memorial museum. Follow the road as it climbs to the base of the majestic volcanoes, with spectacular views across the five peaks. Lunch at Muhabura hotel in Ruhengeri. Continue toward Kinigi. NB: If arriving in the afternoon, after meeting at the airport, drive directly to Kinigi. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Kiningi

Day 2

 GORILLAS AND LAKE KIVU

Location: Parc National des Volcans, Musanze, Northern Province, Rwanda

Accomodation: Virunga Lodge

As the first light of dawn breaks through the curtain of mist clinging to the summits of Karisimbi, Bisoke, Sabyniyo, Gahinga and Muhabura, we make our way into the Parc National des Volcans. Tracking the gorillas through the unique vegetation can take several hours of challenging walking in wet and muddy conditions. To see a gorilla, the trek will have been worth the hardship. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Kiningi

Day 3

 GORILLAS AND LAKE KIVU

Location: Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda

Accomodation: Lake Kivu Serena Hotel

Trek a second time the mountain gorilla. After lunch at Mountain Gorillas Nest, continue toward Gisenyi, a nice small town, located on the northern shore of Lake Kivu Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Drive back to Kigali

Day 4

 GORILLAS AND LAKE KIVU

Location: Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda

Enjoy during the early morning hours the peaceful atmosphere of the calm and pristine waters of Africa’s highest lake. From the terrace of your hotel enjoy the fantastic views over Lake Kivu and its ragged shore. Drive back to Kigali. Time permitting lunch at Hotel des 1000 Collines. Transfer to the airport. Meals: At own expense

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