6 Days Rwanda Adventure Safari

This 6-day Rwanda Adventure safari is epic and offers you an unforgettable jungle experience. The safari will take you to 3 Rwandan parks namely Nyungwe, Volcanoes national park and Lake Kivu. The safari will as well enable you to interact with the locals.

Day 1: Transfer the Airport to the hotel

After your arrival at Kigali international airport and and clearing with the immigration, our safari driver guide will welcome and brief you and then take you to the hotel. You will spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.

Accommodation: Kigali Serna Hotel (Luxury) or Chez Land Hotel (Mid – range)

Meal Plan: Bed & Breakfast (Dinner included)

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe National Park.

Your will enjoy an early morning buffet breakfast and before checking out of the hotel. You will head to the western province and on your way pass by the Ethnographic Museum in Southern Province. This will offer you a great taste of the traditional ways of living of Rwanda. Lunch will be served enroute. After lunch you will drive head to Nyungwe National Park for a canopy walk.

The park has a 70 meters suspended metallic bridge which will give you a great overview of Nyungwe forest and perhaps if lucky even spot one or two primates.

Accommodation: Nyungwe Top View Hill Hotel (Luxury) or Emeraude Kivu Resort (Mid – range)

Meal Plan: Full board.

Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking

Today after breakfast, leaving your hotel, you will head to the natural forest of Nyungwe well known its 13 species of primates and chimpanzee trekking. You are allowed an hour with the chimpanzees. After the chimpanzee trek, you will transfer to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon after enjoying your lunch, you will head over to Volcanoes National Park, with panaromic views of Lake Kivu and to your lodge in Musanze.

Accommodation: Tiloreza Volcano Eco Lodge (Luxury) or Le Bamboo Gorilla Lodge (Mid- range)

Meal Plan: Full board

Day 4: Gorilla Trekking & Cultural visit

After breakfast and a short brief at the park headquarter you will head on to the jungle with your packed lunch to search the shy mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. On finding the gorillas, you are allowed to spend an hour with them. This gorilla safari is tasking and requires a reasonable degree of fitness. In the safari walking shoes come in handy. You will also enjoy packed food and mineral water. Insect repellent, sun screen and a hat are recommended. The tracking of the gorillas takes approximately half or whole day depending on the day’s dispersal of these primates. After this gorilla tracking epic experience you will return to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, you will take a village foot safari, and get to experience the indigenous l life of the locals with a stunning display of traditional performances at Iby Iwacu cultural center. Diner and overnight at the hotel.

Accommodation: Tiloreza Volcano Eco Lodge (Luxury) or Le Bamboo Gorilla Lodge (Mid- range)

Meal Plan: Full board.

Day 5: Golden Monkey trekking & Transfer to Kigali.

Enjoy an early breakfast. You will then be picked by our safari driver guide who will transfer you to the park headquarters for short briefing before starting off your day on golden monkey trekking. Its epic as the gorilla trekking but not much hectic. After that you will return to the lodge for lunch. Then later you will get transferred to Kigali, if time permits, do a Kigali city tour with a visit to Kigali genocide memorial ground and Kimironko local market, perfect for shopping.

Accommodation: Kigali Serna Hotel (Luxury) or Chez Land Hotel (Mid – range)

Meal Plan: Full board

Day 6: Transfer to Kigali airport.

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for a flight home or to your next destination.to catch up with your onward flight.

Accommodation: Luxury Hotels/ lodges, Mid – range lodges / hotels

This package includes:

  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • 1 Gorilla permits ($1500)
  • 1 Chimpanzee permit, per person
  • Golden monkey permits
  • En-route lunches
  • Museum visit
  • Kigali city tour
  • Canopy walk
  • Services of English speaking driver/guide
  • 1-litre bottle of mineral water per day per person during safari

The package excludes:

  • Air fare
  • Visa
  • Drinks
  • Laundry
  • Tips to local guides
  • Telephone
  • Porter fee while trekking
  • Personal insurance
  • Personal shopping bills and cigars.