4 Days Gorilla Tour & Lake Kivu

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Upon your arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be welcomed by our company representative/ tour guides who will greet you and brief you about the safari. If you arrive in time you will go for Kigali city tour and visit interesting places like the market centre, genocide memorial sites among other interesting places in Kigali. After you will be transferred to the north of the country to Volcanoes National Park with a gorgeous view throughout. Check in into your accommodation for Dinner and an overnight stay at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/ Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge (Luxury), Le Bambou Lodge (Midrange), Kinigi Guest House (Budget)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 2: Gorilla trekking
After breakfast, you will be escorted by a ranger guide to the park headquarters at 08:00hours for a short briefing about the dos and don’ts while with the gorillas and also get a signed to the group booked for. After the briefing from the authorities of the park, set off into the rain tropical forest to begin the activity, Gorilla tracking is regarded as the most interesting activity on earth. Gorilla tracking time is unpredictable as it may take between 3-8 hours searching for these species. And it may involve passing through muddy and thick forest, so it is advisable to move with tracking gears like packed lunch and bottled water, long khaki or jean trousers, non flash cameras, rain gear, strong boots among others. Ounce gorillas are found you will forget all the troubles you’ve gone through and start observing their behavior and feeding patterns as you’re taking photos, before retracing your way back to the headquarters for certificate issuing and you strictly allowed staying with them for only one hour. After this wonderful moment come back to the lodge for leisure. Retire back to the lodge for Dinner and an overnight stay at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/ Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge (Luxury), Le Bambou Lodge (Midrange), Kinigi Guest House (Budget)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Lake Kivu
Have breakfast and then after you will be transferred to Gisenyi town located on the shores of Lake Kivu. Upon your arrive at the Lake you will go for relaxing beach activities like beach volley ball, sunbathing, swimming, spot fishing, boat cruise to mention but a few. A trip to this freshest Lake will give you an exciting moment in life that you will never for get in your entire life. In the evening you will enjoy the boat cruise along the Laketo the closest islands to discover fresh-looking places and sceneries. Come back to the lodge/Hotel for diner and an overnight stay at Luxury: Serena Kivu Hotel, Mid range: Malahide Hotel, udget: Stipp Hotel

Day 4: departure
After breakfast, set back to Kigali. Upon your arrival, you will be transferred to the airport for your scheduled flight back home.

End of safari

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