Safaris

5DAYS RWANDA’S PRIMATES AND CULTURAL TOUR

Tour ref. no
GORW
Departure / return location
Kigali
Safari type / style
Gorilla Tracking

Itinerary

1
Meet and Greet

Arrival to Kigali

Meet and greet upon arrival at Kigali international airport and transfer to your hotel in Kigali for dinner and overnight stay on bed and breakfast (BB)
Overnight at Mlle Collines Hotel OR Kigali Serena Hotel
Destination: Kigali
Main activity: N/A
2
Kigali City Excursion

City Tour and Transfer Volcanoes National Park

After breakfast, Go for a city tour which includes the Nyamirambo women association, and the Kigali genocide memorial site, Lunch then after drive to Volcano National Park,(driving distance:2hr30 minutes) check in at your lodge for refreshments and later visit Iby’iwacu traditional culture village, later on, get back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Overnight at Mountain Gorilla view lodge OR Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel FB
Destination: Volcano National Park
Main activity: City Tour and Iby’iwacu traditional culture (Gorilla Guardians)
3
Volcano National Park

Gorilla tracking

Early morning, with packed lunch, you will go to the park headquarters for a briefing before embarking on the gorilla tracking adventure. In the evening at leisure time, Dinner, and overnight at your lodge, Meal Plan: (FB)

Gorilla trekking in the Volcanoes National Park starts with a briefing from the park authorities and Rangers at around 7:30 a. During the briefing, participants are divided into groups and assigned to a particular gorilla family. The less fit hikers are assigned groups that are closer to the park offices. At 8:00 am, the park Rangers lead the group to search for the gorillas. As already noted earlier, gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda offers you 10 habituated groups/families to choose from. Regardless of which group you eventually get, you will find that watching mountain gorillas is breathtaking. You
Overnight at Mountain Gorilla view lodge OR Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel FB
Destination: Volcano National Park
Main activity: Gorilla Trekking
4
Volcano Mountains

Golden Monkeys Trekking

At 5:30 am after an early breakfast, transfer to Volcano National Park for briefing and then proceed to Golden monkeys trekking, later then after drive back to the lodge for lunch, the afternoon enjoy your leisure time, Dinner, and overnight stay.

The Volcanoes National Park is home to the endangered Golden Monkey. These beautiful primates live in the same areas as the mountain gorillas. They survive on bamboo shoots, and insects and will occasionally raid farms for potatoes. Golden Monkeys are very playful primates with their only real enemies being a man and the African eagle. Golden monkeys are also found in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Overnight Mountain Gorilla view lodge OR Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel FB
Destination: Volcano National Park
Main activity Golden Monkeys trekking
5
End of the Tour

Transfer back to Kigali Departure.

At 8:00 am, after leisurely breakfast, You will drive back to Kigali, depending on your flight departure time, you may be proposed to do Kigali City Tour which includes Inema Art center, Kalpak Craft village market for souvenir shopping, Later connect to the airport for your international flight back home.