12 days Exceptional tracking Gorilla Chimpanzee Rwanda

This exceptional Gorilla chimpanzee Safari in Rwanda will lead you to Africa’s fastest growing cities, Kigali. Enjoy spending time in this land of many hills, enjoying the beautiful scenery. You will get to venture into the game parks and see the wild in their natural habitats. like Gorilla Chimpanzee and big fives in Rwanda


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Gorilla Chimpanzee

HIGHLIGHTS FOR Exceptional Gorilla Chimpanzee Safari

  • Visit the Genocide Memorial
  • Morning and Evening Game Drive in Akagera National Park
  • Chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe Forest
  • Great Nature walk trail & canopy walk
  • Visit Gisenyi and Boat cruise Lake Kivu
  • Visit the twin Lakes
  • Bird watching in Rwanda with Expert Birder
  • Discover Hot springs ‐ Kinigi
  • Amazing Mountain Gorilla trekking
  • Customized 4WD Safari Vehicle
  • Experience traditional dancers
  • Panoramic scenic viewing taking en - route photographs
  • Airport Transfers

DETAIL ITINERARY

Day 1 : Airport Pick Up

You will be picked up at the airport by your guide/driver. Thereafter transfer to any of the booked Hotels for dinner and overnight to get a kick start of your Rwandan experience.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Kigali Serena Hotel
  • Mid ‐ Range : Classic Hotel
  • Budget : Flame Tree Village Kigali
  • Meal plan : Dinner

Day 2 : Visit the Genocide Memorial and Museum

After your breakfast, you will drive to Ntarama with a visit the genocide memorial and see the remains of the thousands of Rwanda’s that lost their lives. You will have a break to have your Lunch and continue to Akagera National Park for an evening boat ride along the Lake Ihema to spot a variety of birds and animals. Dinner and overnight

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Akagera Game Lodge
  • Mid ‐ Range : Budget : Golf Hills Residence
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 3 : Morning and Evening Game Drive in Akagera National Park

You will wake up to a delicious breakfast and then head out to take an early morning Game drive to spot a variety of wildlife and bird species. Return, have your lunch relax as you wait for your evening activity . You will later in the evening return to the lodge as you wait for your dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Akagera Game Lodge
  • Mid ‐ Range / Budget : Golf Hills Residence
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 4 : Akagera ‐ Nyungwe forest National park

After breakfast, you will embark on your journey to Nyungwe Forest National Park. You will have a Stop in Nyanza museum and Butare museum, here you will get the rich history of the place and take lots of pictures to remember this experience. You will have lunch en‐route and then continue to Nyungwe forest, a home to man’s closest relative, the chimpanzees.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Nyungwe forest lodge
  • Mid - Range : Nyungwe top view hotel
  • Budget : Gisakura guest house
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 5 : Chimpanzee trekking Nyungwe forest National Park

You will wake up to your delicious African breakfast and immediately transfer to the starting point for a briefing so you get a feel for the activity you will be about to engage into. You will then set off into the forest for an amazing chimpanzee trekking experience. You will later return to the lodge for your lunch and in the afternoon, enjoy viewing the Colobus monkey on their trails, you should expect to encounter other primates like the Baboons, Vervet monkeys and various species of birds. Return to the lodge for your dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Nyungwe forest lodge
  • Mid - Range : Nyungwe top view hotel
  • Budget : Gisakura guest house
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 6 : Guided Nature walk trail & canopy walkway

Wake up to a delicious cup of coffee and then head out to the forest in search of more primates. Later, return to the lodge for lunch and after your African cuisine, you will head out for the breath taking forest canopy walk and at this point, you will closely see the waterfalls, birds, more primates as well as the amazing forest canopies. Head back to the lodge, relax as you wait for your dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Nyungwe forest lodge
  • Mid - Range : Nyungwe top view hotel
  • Budget : Gisakura guest house
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 7 : Kibuye transfer to Lake Kivu

Immediately after your breakfast, you will transfer to Kibuye to visit Bisesero genocide memorial. Kibuye church and after your lunch, you will have a boat ride to Nyange school genocide memorial – boat ride to Amahoro Island, the Island of Peace. Your dinner and overnight will be at a recommended hotel in Kibuye.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Lake Kivu Serena Hotel
  • Mid - Range : Paradis Malahide
  • Budget : La Petite Colline Guest House
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 8 : Visit Gisenyi and Lake Kivu

After you have had your breakfast, you will drive to Gisenyi and visit the fishing village, hot springs, visit DRC – Rwandan border (Gisenyi town). Get some time of relaxation at the lake side in the evening. Dinner and overnight at the booked safari lodge.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Lake Kivu Serena Hotel
  • Mid - Range : Paradis Malahide
  • Budget : La Petite Colline Guest House
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 9 : Visit the twin Lakes

It is a day to venture out and step into absolute adventure. So after your breakfast, we will set out for a village walk at Lake Ruhondo where you will learn about local fishing methods and visit Street Children Project in Ruhengeri. After your lunch, you will learn about sorghum or banana beer production. Dinner and overnight at your booked lodge.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Mountain Gorilla view lodge
  • Mid - Range : le 'bambou gorilla lodge
  • Budget : Kinigi guest house
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 10 : Discover Hot springs - Kinigi

Set out to Kinigi after your breakfast, and get an experiential tour of Rwandan traditional dancing and singing as well as meals they pay. Later drive to your booked accommodation for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Mountain Gorilla view lodge
  • Mid - Range : le 'bambou gorilla lodge
  • Budget : Kinigi guest house
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 11 : Mountain Gorilla trekking

Wake up to an early breakfast, then head to the park offices for a briefing before your gorilla tracking experience and thereafter enter the forest to search for the mountain Gorillas. The trekking may be full day or half day depending on the movement of the gentle giants. When you finally see them, you will be allowed one hour with them to take pictures and observe them as they feed or even play. Return to your booked lodge for Dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Mountain Gorilla view lodge
  • Mid - Range : le'bambou gorilla lodge
  • Budget : Kinigi guest house
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 12 : Kigali - Departure

After your breakfast, you will set out for another tour of discovering Kigali City. Get some time to explore the craft markets and perhaps find you some little souvenirs to take with you back home. Visit other interesting sites and then later you will set off to the airport for your flight back home. Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch. end og your exceptional tracking Gorilla chimpanzee safari

Package for Exceptional tracking Gorilla Chimpanzee Safari includes :

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • Boat ride
  • Park Entry fees
  • Gorilla and Chimpanzee tracking permit
  • Visit Lake Kivu and boat ride

Package for Exceptional tracking Gorilla Chimpanzee Safari excludes :

The expenses of personal nature like :

  • Airfare
  • Rwanda Visa
  • Luxury drinks
  • laundry
  • Tips to local guides
  • Telephone and porter fee while trekking
  • Personal insurance
  • Personal shopping bills and cigarettes
  • Any other item not mentioned above