6 Days Safari in Nyungwe National Park & Lake Kivu

5 Day Ggorillas and chimpanzees tours

From USD $2,095

Rates are per person and based on 2 people sharing 1 room
Excluding international flights (from/to your home country)

This tour visits to great destinations in Rwanda. It will take you to Ruhengeri to trek gorillas in Volcanoes National Park, to Gisenyi for relaxation on Lake Kivu and a canoe ride before proceeding to Nyungwe Forest National Park for either chimpanzee trekking in the forest or the adrenaline canopy walk.

Things To Consider

  • Accommodation is Inclusive
  • Small Group Safari: Max 6 People per group
  • Tour Can Depart any day
  • Tour can be customized
  • Solo travelers can join this tour
  • Age Limit: 15 years and above

Arrival

  • You’ll be picked up from the airport (or hotel)
  • Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged for extra cost

Day 1: To Volcanoes National Park

Upon your arrival, you will be welcomed by our professional tour guide who will take you for a city excursion in and around Kigali so that you are oriented about this great country with a thousand hills. After this excursion, you will proceed to Virunga National Park located in the North of Ruhengeri via indulating and beautiful terraced hills showing a clear picture of the general landscape and altitude of Rwanda.

Main Destination: Volcanoes National Park

Accommodation: Home Inn

Meals: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

DAY 02: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park

Early morning benefit from a tasty breakfast at the lodge before your first exciting morning drive through the Switzerland of Rwanda Park that is too clear in the indigenous forest for Gorilla trekking and draws one to the real side of natural beauty. The activity immerses you into the strange intimacy of the rainforest plus a live call of colorful birds, chattering of the rare golden monkey, and littered with fresh spoor of the mountain elusive populations of buffalo and elephant. Have lunch at the lodge and later relax up at the lodge from the tiresome and exciting activity.

Main Destination: Volcanoes National Park

Accommodation: Home Inn

Meals: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

DAY 03: To Lake Kivu

After breakfast, you will drive to Lake Kivu for relaxation and a canoe ride to the hot springs. Lake Kivu is one of East African Lakes where you can relax after your gorilla trekking experience. Lake Kivu boosts of great sunset and sun downer views coupled with seeing fishermen on their traditional boats.

Main Destination: Lake Kivu

Accommodation: View Palm Resort

Meals: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

DAY 04: Drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park

After breakfast, you will drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park. The road to Nyungwe forest National Park is designed in such a way that all through, you will have great views of Lake Kivu. Arrive in time for lunch, relaxation, Dinner and overnight at Kisakura Guest House.

Main Destination: Nyungwe Forest National Park

Accommodation: Gisakura Guest House

Meals: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

DAY 05: Chimpanzee trekking or Canopy Walk

After breakfast, you will drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park headquarters for briefing and then go to the forest for either chimpanzee and or Canopy walk. You will have to choose one of the activities mentioned. After your chimpanzee trek or Canopy, you will then drive back to the Guest House for meals and overnight.

Main Destination: Nyungwe Forest National Park

Accommodation: Gisakura Guest House

Meals: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

DAY 06: To Kigali via Butale National Musuem

After breakfast, you will drive back to Kigali via Butale to visit the National Museum. You will arrive Kigali Late afternoon for your late departure flight out.

Main Destination: Kigali

Accommodation: End of Tour, No accommodation

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Drinks: Mineral Water

End of Tour

  • Additional accommodation can be arranged for extra cost
  • You’ll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel)
4x4 Safari Tour Van

Standard: 4x4 Safari Tour Van

Our standard mode of transport is by road and we use 4×4 Safari Vans customized for game viewing and photography. Each safari van comes with a professionally trained driver guide and fuel for the whole safari. Our Safari vans have viewing hatches and each client is entitled to a window seat. Our Vans can take up to eight people.

4x4 Luxury Safari Land Cruisers

Upgrade: 4x4 Luxury Safari Landcruiser

We have luxury latest Land cruisers each driven by professionally trained driver guides and fuel. They have pop up roofs for proper game viewing and photography. They come with a small fridge for cooling your drinking water while on safari (which is always included while IN THE VEHICLE). They have inverters for charging small gadgets such as your smart phones and cameras. They can seat five to a maximum of seven people and each client is guaranteed of a window seat.

This safari is available on a private basis so you can contact us for a Quote. Provides us with details of how many people you will be in a group, when you intend to travel and one of our specialists will reply to you as soon as we receive your email.

Cost Includes

  • Airport transfers on first and last day,
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide
  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

Cost excludes

  • Gorilla permit at USD1500.00 per person per trek
  • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • International airfares
  • Rwanda Visa which should be requested online at least two week before safari
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry

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