5 DAYS RWANDA  PRIMATES  SAFARI.

The 5 day Rwanda safari begins and ends in Kigali. You will visit Volcanoes national park and Nyungwe national park- with a large number of primates.

Trip summary.

Day 1: Arrival and city tour

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe and primate walk

Day 3: Chimp trekking and transfer to Volcanoes national park

Day 4:  Gorilla trekking

Day 5: Departure.

Detailed Itinerary.

Day 1: Arrival and city tour.
our driver will pick you from the airport and then drive you for a city tour in Kigali. You will visit the historical places in the city including Genocide Memorial Museum among others. Report to your booked hotel for diner and overnight.

Accommodation: Kigali Serena Hotel

Meal plan: Half board.

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe.

Early in the morning, have your tasty breakfast and then set off for Nyungwe Volcanoes national park driving south wards with en route stopover at Nyanza King’s palace and Mirambi Genocide memorial site. Upon arrival, have lunch and relax as you prepare for a primate walk in the afternoon. You will see various primates including, golden monkeys, black and white colobus. Diiner and slumber at the lodge.

Accommodation: Nyungwe safari lodge/ Budget Kinigi Guest house.

Meal plan: Full board.

Day 3: chimp trekking and transfer to Volcanoes

Wake up early, take your breakfast and then drive to the park headquarters for the trek briefing. You will hike into the forest for about one to five hours. You will spend a maximum of one hour when with the primates and then hike back to the lodge. Have lunch and set off for Volcanoes national park and reach late in the evening. Dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Mountain Gorilla View lodge/ Muhabura hotel/ La Palme hotel.

Meal plan: Full board.

Day 4: Gorilla trekking.

After breakfast, drive to the park headquarters for briefing from the head of the park rangers. Start off your trek by 8:30 am in to the forest and you are likely to spend from one to eight hours looking for these apes. When with the gorillas, you are given one hour to observe and take photography before hiking back to the lodge. Gorilla trekking is the best wildlife experience in Africa.

Accommodation: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Muhabura hotel/ La Palme hotel

Meal plan: Full board.

Day 5: transfer back to Kigali.

Take your coffee/ tea and transfer back to Kigali airport for departure to your next destination. You can also chose to have another city tour and spend the night in Kigali.