HIGHLIGHTS: Upon your arrival in Rwanda, this 7 days safari will cater your stay with a transfer from Kigali International Airport then visit Volcanoes National Park the place where the life time experience of the Mountain Gorillas and Dian Fossey tour happens. Also visit the Nyungwe Forest National Park for Chimpanzee trekking then return to Rwanda for the Kigali clean City tour, and then your last day ends at the Kiagli International Airport as you depart for your next destination.
You will be picked by our tour guide/driver at Kigali International Airport who will transfer you to the hotel that was booked for you for an overnight stay. You will have dinner and overnight at Gorillas Nest lodge or Kinigi guest house.
This is the day you will have the gorilla trekking experience in the Volcanoes National Park where gorillas in Rwanda are found. So after your early morning breakfast, you will be driven to the park headquarters in Kinigi for a briefing about the gorilla trekking activity. During the trekking, you will be allowed to spend about an hour with the gorillas as you take photographs. Meals and overnight at Mountain Gorillas Nest Lodge or Kinigi guest house.
After your breakfast, you will have an early morning hike to the Dian Fossey Research center and Grave Yard. Where Dr. Fossey, a zoologist spent her time habituating, studying and conserving the endangered Mountain Gorillas. Meals and overnight at the Mountain Gorillas Nest Lodge or Kinigi guest house.
After your morning breakfast, you will then transfer to the Nyungwe Forest. The best Golden Monkey trekking experience in East Africa is carried out at this forest. The Forest contains a variety of habitats including bamboo, grasslands, swamps and bogs, and is very mountainous too. Meals and Overnight at Nyungwe Top View Lodge or Gisakura Guest House.
After your breakfast, start the morning Chimpanzee trekking expedition in Nyungwe forest in search of colonies of habituated Golden Monkeys. Other wildlife species in the forest include: the grey-cheeked mangabeys, blue monkeys, Angolan colobus, L’hoest’s monkeys and owl-faced monkeys. You will discover species of primates you have never seen before. Your meals and overnight will be at Gisakura Guest House.
You will depart from Nyungwe in the morning and arrive in Kigali in the afternoon/evening and use that remaining period of time to visit the Gisozi Genocide Memorial site, the museum, hand craft shops for souvenirs and other interesting places. Your meals and overnight will be at Kigali Marriott Hotel or Garr Hotel
You will transfer to the airport for your flight.