Safari highlights

Day 1: Arrive Kigali and drive to Ruhengeri

Day 2: Transfer to Gorilla Trekking

Day 3: Golden Monkeys trekking

Day 4: Drive back to Kigali and Visit Genocide Memory

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Kigali and Travel to Ruhengeri

Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by our local guide from Tuann Safaris. Depending on your time of arrival, you may have the opportunity to visit Kigali city, including the Genocide Memorial at Gisozi.

Afterward, drive to Kinigi, located in the foothills of Volcanoes National Park (about 2 hours) for dinner and your overnight. (Here for your wish you can choose to sleep in Kigali depending on your Time of arrival at the airport).

Transit time: 2 hours.

Overnight: Virunga Hotel

Meal Plan: FB

Day 2: Transfer to Gorilla Trekking

After breakfast depart for the Park headquarters where your guide will help with your park entrance formalities. Here, you will meet your group park ranger for a short briefing about one of the greatest animal experiences on Earth. Drive to the slopes of one of the Virunga volcanoes where you will begin trekking to find your assigned gorilla family. Once you find the gorilla family you will spend a truly unforgettable hours watching their play and interactions. The day ends back at the lodge at leisure

Transit time: 15 minutes

Overnight: Virunga Hotel

Meal Plan: FB

Day 3: Golden Monkeys trekking

After your morning wake-up call and breakfast, transfer to report to the park headquarters, for Golden monkeys trekking formalities and briefing by the Volcanoes National Park’s guides on the Golden monkey etiquette. After Golden monkey trek have lunch at the Hotel and then enjoy the view of the Scenic then Overnight at the Hotel.

Overnight: Virunga Hotel

Meal Plan: FB

Day 4: Drive back to Kigali and Visit Genocide Memory

After your morning Breakfast, before being driven to Kigali you will Visit the twin lakes of Bulera&Ruhondo- These are beautiful lakes located at the base of volcano Muhabura and close to the border with Uganda. They are surrounded by steep hills and large waterfalls with a backdrop of the Virunga volcanic mountains. These twin lakes are great spots to be visited and used to be referred to as neglected gems but things have changed talk of Bulera and Ruhondo are a place not worth missing out on. Their deep blue waters ringed by steep hills and tall waterfalls with the outlines of the nearby Virunga Volcanoes provide a spectacular backdrop.

After, depending on your departure time and if you missed the opportunity on the first day, you will have Kigali city trip including the visit of the Genocide Memorial Centre at Gisozi, excursion in Kigali town, contacts with local people for the discovery of artisanal products (Collar, Bracelet, etc…), then transfer towards Kigali airport.

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Transit time: 2 hours

Meal plan:    Breakfast and Lunch only

Includes:

English speaking guide, 4WD car, accommodation, Excursions mentioned in the itinerary, VAT, Amref Insurance, water while on transit, meals mentioned in the itinerary, park entry, ranger fees

(FB=Full Board, HB=Half Board, BB=Bed and Breakfast)

Excludes:

Drinks other than the mineral water, travel insurance, visa fees, flying fares unless planned for, internet.

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