6 DAYS: PRIMATE EXPERIENCE IN RWANDA
This exciting trip takes you to Rwanda’s lush forests to see chimpanzees, golden monkeys and gorillas.
Day 1: Kigali to Nyungwe Forest National Park
Leave Kigali and drive to Nyungwe Forest. Your trip takes you through some of the most magnificent scenery before getting to Nyungwe.
Day 2: Nyungwe Forest National Park
Start your safari in Nyungwe Forest with ranger guides and spend the morning trekking in the forest in search of black and white colobus, golden monkeys and other wildlife.
Day 3: Nyungwe National Park to Kibuye
An early start to begin your morning chimpanzee trekking safari in Nyungwe Forest.
Later in the afternoon, drive north to Kibuye on the shores of Lake Kivu.
Day 4: Kibuye to Gisenyi on Lake Kivu
Spend a leisurely morning before driving further north to Gisenyi, also on the shores of Lake Kivu. Enjoy relaxing by the Lake.
Day 5: Gorilla Trekking in Parc National des Volcans
Set off early to the Parc National des Volcans where you will trek through the Park in search of the endangered mountain gorillas. After approximately one hour with the gorillas, you will have your picnic lunch in the forest before heading to your hotel for the night. For more information, click on: ADVICE FOR GORILLA TREKKING.
Day 6: Parc National des Volcans to Kigali
Depending on your flight time, you can opt for a Kigali city tour where you may visit the Genocide Memorial Centre before heading to the airport for your flight back home.
This is a sample itinerary. We can adjust the route, activities and type of accommodation according to your requirements and budget. Where there is a choice of accommodation available, you can decide whether you want to stay in luxury, mid-range or budget lodges, hotels, superior camping or guest houses. Click on: HOW TO PLAN YOUR HOLIDAY.