7 Day Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safaries
Day 1: arrival in Kigali
Welcome to Rwanda where you will be met on arrival by our representative and who will take you to your hotel in Kigali for the Night. Depending on your arrival time, we would have a city tour of Kigali to include a visit to the genocide memorial center at Gisozi as well as the local craft Markets.
Day 2: Drive to Akegera National Park
After your breakfast, prepare for a transfer to Akagera National Park. This is located along North Eastern part of Rwanda is home to different animal species that include the Giraffes, Elephants and Buffalos as well as different bird species check in at Ruzizi tented camp (up market). Akagera game lodge (midrange) for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Full Day Game Viewing In Akagera National Park
This day, you will go for a game drive in Akagera national park, and thereafter have a full day game viewing in the park you may encounter different animal species they may include Elephants, Giraffes and many more including different bird species that may be spotted during the game drive. You may also have an evening sunset boat cruise before proceeding to Ruzizi tented camp/ Akagera game lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Transfer back to Kigali and Kigali city tour.
Prepare for a transfer to Kigali after your breakfast; you will go for a city tour in Kigali where you will visit the genocide memorial site at Gisenyi visit the craft markets around Kigali you will then be transferred to Hotel Chez Lando, Hotel mille des Collins for your dinner and an overnight.
Day 5: Transfer from Kigali to Park National des volcanos
This day you will be transferred to volcanos National Park the home to rare mountain Gorillas for your Gorilla tracking experience. This park lies in the Rwandan section of the Virunga forest with beautiful scenery. You will check in at Mountain Gorilla view lodge for your dinner and overnight as you prepare for adventurous Gorilla tracking experience the next day.
Accommodation Virunga lodge/ sabyingo silver back lodge/Mountain Gorilla view lodge we bamboo Gorilla/Kiningi guest house.
Day 6: Gorilla in Park national des volcanos
Start your day with an early morning breakfast and then proceed to the park headquarters for briefing and orientation on how the whole process will be conducted from start to the end you will there be led by your guide into the forest to start your Gorilla tracking experience. Return to your lodge/ hotel for lunch and thereafter visit the local Ib’lwchu communities for cultural experience, return to your lodge later in the evening for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Optional Activities and Transfer to Kigali.
You may participate in optional activities such as canopy walk, golden monkey tracking or another Gorilla tracking experience and there after transfer to Kigali, enjoying their beautiful scenery along the way you will have lunch depending your flight time you may also have a fare well dinner before transferred to Kigali international airport to catch with your international flight.
Accommodation full board
All ground transport, all park entrance fees, game drives in the park
An English speaking driver guide, guides in other languages are available upon request
Kigali tour city experience airport picks up and transfers, meals enroute.
Gorilla tracking permits ($1500) chimpanzee tracking permit $100 internal thoughts fames
Tips and beverages items of personal use, travel insurance
Clients on budget safaris will use 4WD safari minivan, and will sleep in comfortable budget accommodation facilities.
Clients on mid-range safari will use 5 seater 4WD safari Land Cruiser and will sleep in midrange accommodation facility
Clients on up market safaris will use an extended luxury 7 seater 4WD Safari land cruiser and will sleep in luxury accommodation facilities.
This safari package can be customized to suit your travel moods time and budget.