Primates Lover ? Book 5 Days Rwanda primate Tour offered by Rwanda gorilla trek the destination expert in Safaris to Rwanda throughout the entire year. 5 Days/4 nights Rwanda gorilla safari takes you to Nyungwe forest national Park & Volcanoes National Park all in Rwanda and they are ranked as top National Parks to be visited by tourists. Gorilla Trekking is an important safari activity in this 5 days trip with chimps trek staying in nice lodges located at the edge or inside the Forest National Parks. Enjoy the wild breath of Rwanda.

Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe forest

Leave Kigali and drive southwest to Nyungwe Forest National Park,The drive takes around 4-6 hours within our reliable , Strong 4×4 Safari Jeeps with experienced tour Guide. Nyungwe Forest National Park is located south of Lake Kivu on the border with Burundi and is the home for chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda. Along the way, make stops at places of interest including local markets, the traditional palace of Rwanda’s Former King in Nyanza. Dinner and Overnight at Gisakura Guest House.

Day 2: Chimpanzee tracking & Relax on Lake Kivu

After breakfast you will go for chimpanzee tracking. You may spot other primates such as the L’Hoest’s monkey and the grey-cheeked Mangabey are often sighted. The birds are spectacular, though as in most tropical forests, you’ll have to look hard for them. Giant horn bills, great blue turacos and red-breasted sparrow hawks are amongst the specials, of which 24 are endemic to this section of the Rift Valley. Dinner and overnight at Gisakura Guest House.

Day 3: Boat cruise on Lake Kivu –Volcano national park

In the morning, after breakfast, you will have a morning boat ride on Lake Kivu. Enjoy a wonderful experience of a boat cruise on Lake Kivu. You will see many islands, and the scenery. From the boat cruise, Proceed to Volcano national Park, lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight at le bamboo lodge/ La Palme Hotel

Day 4: Gorilla tracking- Ibyiwachu cultural village

After breakfast you will transfer to Kinigi Park Headquarters to track Gorillas in Volcanoes National Park. Gorilla tracking through the forest, hills can be tough, arduous and tiring, sometimes taking up to 8 hours in the forest.  After finding the gorillas, enjoy them for 1 hour taking snaps and videos return back. After relaxing, go and visit the Ibyiwachu cultural village, they perform cultural activities like singing, dance etc. retire to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Dian Fossey visit and departure

Dian fossey was an American as an American zoologist, primatologist, and anthropologist who undertook an extensive study of mountain gorilla groups over a period of 18 years. She studied them daily in the mountain forests of Rwanda, initially encouraged to work there by anthropologist Louis Leakey. Her 1983 book, Gorillas in the Mist, combines her scientific study of the gorillas at Karisoke Research Center with her own personal story. It was adapted into a 1988 film of the same name. Unfortunately Fossey was murdered in 1985; inside her research Centre and was buried near her favorite gorilla digit. You will visit her grave and experience the practical part of her work. After Descend back to the headquarters and have lunch at the lodge.

After The guide will drive you to the airport for your flight back home.

 

Particulars 1 Pax 2 Pax-P/P 3 Pax P/P 4 Pax P/P 5 Pax P/P 6 Pax P/P
Luxury $ 3516 dollars $ 2926 dollars $ 2620 dollars $ 2268 dollars $ 2243 dollars $ 2180 dollars
Mid-Range $ 2744 dollars $ 2586 dollars $ 2402 dollars $ 2313 dollars $ 2214 dollars $ 2210 dollars
Budget $ 2352 dollars $ 1914 dollars $ 1809 dollars $ 1704 dollars $ 1700dollars $ 1616 dollars
  • This safari includes:

    4 Night Accommodation and meals
    1 Gorilla permits per person
    Boat Cruise on Lake Kivu
    Dian Fossey Hike permit
    4×4 transportation Safari Jeep
    Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
    1 Golden Monkey permit
    1 Chimpanzee Trekking permit

  • Excludes

    International flights
    Rwanda Visa
    All meals and drinks not specified
    Tips and gratuities
    Items of a personal nature

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