7 Days Rwanda Primate Safari

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kigali
Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, meet and greet with your guide and drive to the hotel for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay. HB

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park
After breakfast, drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park enroute Visit the traditional seat of the Monarch and the National Museum in Butare. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge/Hotel. HB

Day 3: Chimpanzee Tracking
After breakfast, drive to the park headquarters for briefing then set out to the forest to track man’s closest relative the chimpanzees, the duration of the tracking exercise is dependent upon the location of the chimps. Besides chimps, you may have chance to see other primates like Silver monkey, Owl faced monkey, Rwenzori colobus, Grey cheeked Mangabey and L’Hoest’s monkey. We will return to the lodge after the trek for meals, relaxation and overnight stay at the lodge/ Hotel. FB

Day 4: Tansfer to Lake Kivu – Gisenyi
After a relaxed breakfast, we will drive to Lake Kivu in Gisenyi, a place best known for its sparkling natural beauty. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel. FB

Day 5: Lake Kivu – Gisenyi
Another day to relax at the stunning Lake Kivu. This day you could spend it relaxing or do to other excursions such as boat ride, visit to the hot spring. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel. FB

Day 6: Gorilla Trekking – Volcanoes National Park

After an early breakfast, drive to volcanoes National Park reaching in time for briefing after set out to the forest to track the magnificent apes, the mountain gorillas, a thrilling experience is guaranteed when before the gorillas. Duration of the tracking depends on the location of the gorillas, all the same the trek is rewarding. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. FB

Day 7: Departure
After breakfast, you may either visit to community or the twin Lakes before you return to Kigali, In Kigali you will do a city tour visiting the museum, and the genocide memorial center. Depending on the time of your flight be transferred to the Airport for departure.

End of Safari

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