• Description
  • Parameters
  • Itinerary
Country: Rwanda
Location:
  • Nyungwe Forest National Park, Rwanda
  • Parc National des Volcans, Musanze, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda
  • Kinigi, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Ruhengeri, Northern Province, Rwanda
  • Gisozi, Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda
Duration: for 6 day(s)
Physical strain: Low
Tour starting point: Kigali
Min age: 1 year(s)

Description:
This is a chance to explore Rwanda; Gorilla Trekking Holiday – Tracking Mountain Gorillas Rwanda Rwanda and Chimpanzee tracking in Nyungwe Forest national park in Rwanda. Brief Itinerary: Day 01: Arrival at Kigali airport Day 02: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest, Southern Rwanda Day 03: Chimpanzee Trekking Nyungwe forest Day 04: Nyungwe - Volcanoes N.P. Day 05: Volcanoes N.P. – gorilla trekking Day 06: Kigali city tour and departure

Accomodation
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Services
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airport transfers Included
Chimpanzee tracking Included 1 in Nyungwe national Park
Gorilla tracking Included 1 Gorilla tracking in Parc de Volcanoes Rwanda
park entry fees Not included
International flights Not included
Guides
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Driver Guide Languages: English and Swahili
Note: English speaking
Naturalist Guide Languages: English and Swahili
Note: English speaking
Necessary documents
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Gorilla Permit Included
Chimpanzee permit Included
Visa, visa support Not included
Transport in tour
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4x4 Safari Vehicle Included A comfortable 4WD safari van on budget equipped for game viewing, photography and touring
Board
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Three meals daily (all inclusive) Included Luxury and medium options
Breakfast Included Budget option
Water Included Bottled water while on safari
Local alcohol Not included
Imported alcohol Not included
Non-alcoholic beverages Not included
Medical services
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Life/Medical Insurance Not included
Transfer to the place where the tour starts
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4x4 Safari Vehicle Included

Arrival at Kigali airport

Day 1

08:00
- 20:00
Rwanda Primate Safari

Location: Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda

Accomodation: Hotel Des Mille Colines Kigali

On arrival you will be met by our tour representative who will be holding a placard bearing your name happily waiting to receive you. He will then transfer you to you hotel in Kigali to checking and depending on your time of arrival you will be briefed then, overnight. HOTEL OPTIONS Meals and Overnight: 1. Hotel Des Mille Colines Kigali (Luxury option) Bed and Breakfast 2. Top Tower Hotel (Medium option) Bed and Breakfast 3. Chez Lando Hotel (Budget option) Bed and Breakfast

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Transfer to Nyungwe Forest, Southern Rwanda

Day 2

08:00
- 20:00
Rwanda Primate Safari

Location: Nyungwe Forest National Park, Rwanda

Accomodation: Nyungwe Lodge

After breakfast, your tour guide will pick you from the hotel and begin a drive southwards to Nyungwe Forest National park with en route stop over for Lunch in Butare Town and optionally you can decide with your Guide to visit: - The Mirambi Genocide memorial site - The Historical King’s Palace in Nyanza Province - The largest and oldest Museum in Rwanda HOTEL / LODGES OPTIONS Meals and Overnight: 1. Nyungwe Lodge (Luxury Option) full Board 2. Nyungwe TopView Hotel (Medium Option) full Board 3. Gisakura Guest House (Budget Option) Bed and Breakfast

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Chimpanzee Trekking Nyungwe forest

Day 3

08:00
- 20:00
Rwanda Primate Safari

Location: Nyungwe Forest National Park, Rwanda

Accomodation: Nyungwe Lodge

This activity begins very early in the morning, with a transfer to assemble at Nyungwe National park headquarters to receive a briefing from the senior park ranger before undertaking a forest walk searching for man’s closest relative – the chimpanzees. This activity may take longer so you may opt for packed lunch. Return later for overnight stay. HOTEL / LODGES OPTIONS Meals and Overnight: 1. Nyungwe Lodge (Luxury Option) full Board 2. Nyungwe TopView Hotel (Medium Option) full Board 3. Gisakura Guest House (Budget Option) Bed and Breakfast

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Nyungwe - Ruhengeri –Kinigi

Day 4

08:00
- 20:00
Rwanda Primate Safari

Location: Ruhengeri, Northern Province, Rwanda

Accomodation: Gorilla Nest Lodge

After breakfast, drive to Kinigi near the gorilla park. The drive toKinigi is via the most beautiful highlands that provid spectacular views of the tea growing country of Gisovu and Kayove. Brief stops are provided for photography. Arrive to Ruhengeri where your night will be 15 minutes near Kinigi where the Headquoters for the Gorilla Park is, for your next days’ activity Day 5. HOTEL / LODGES OPTIONS Meals and Overnight: 1. Gorilla Nest Lodge (Luxury Option) full Board 2. Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Medium Option) full Board 3. Kinigi Guest House (Budget Option) Bed and Breakfast

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Gorillas tracking day

Day 5

08:00
- 20:00
Rwanda Primate Safari

Location: Ruhengeri, Northern Province, Rwanda

Accomodation: Gorilla Nest Lodge

Kinigi park headquarters for gorilla group choice, guide allocation and briefing. This is followed by a drive to the trailheads where hiking and trekking up the hills to the bamboo zone begins. Hiking, trekking and tracking gorillas may take 2-3 hours. Sight and stay with the Gorillas for one hour. Descend to your hotel for lunch. Afternoon at leisure to either Town centre of Ruhengeri before returning back to your hotel for overnight stay HOTEL / LODGES OPTIONS Meals and Overnight: 1. Gorilla Nest Lodge (Luxury Option) full Board 2. Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Medium Option) full Board 3. Kinigi Guest House (Budget Option) Bed and Breakfast

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Kigali city tour and departure

Day 6

08:00
- 20:00
Rwanda Primate Safari

Location: Kinigi, Northern Province, Rwanda

This day enjoy Kigali city tour; visit the Gisozi genocide memorial site and the handicrafts shops. In the evening we shall drop at the airport for your return flight. Meals: Bed and Breakfast only

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