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Detailed 7 Days Best Rwanda Primates Safari


Day 1

Arrival and Transfer to Musanze

Upon your arrival in Rwanda, our guide will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to your hotel, which is located a two-hour drive away in the volcanic region. Here you will enjoy a relaxing afternoon as you unwind from your flight and prepare for your upcoming adventure.

Day 2

Transfer to Volcanoes National Park for Gorilla Tracking

You will start the day with a delicious continental breakfast and then head out as early as possible towards Volcanoes National Park for your memorable experience with the great mountain apes. This activity will take all day, which means you will need to carry a lunch pack. You will return to the hotel in the evening.

Day 3

Full Day adventure in Volcanoes National Park

Another amazing adventure awaits you today! Eat an early breakfast and then drive back to the mountains for a half-day experience with the enchanting golden monkeys. Later you will return to the hotel for lunch and then participate in a community walking tour.

Day 4

Transfer to Akagera National Park for a Rwanda wildlife safari

Get another early start and then drive to Akagera National Park, stopping at a few scenic stops along the way. Eat lunch and then make your way into the park, where you will embark on an hour-long afternoon boat safari to see some water animals and birdlife. Later you will make your way to the lodge for a relaxing evening.

Day 5

Full Day Adventure in Akagera National Park

After breakfast, you will go on an early morning game drive through this wildlife-packed pack. Carry lunch with you so that you will get more time with the game. There is so much to see during this breathtaking activity, including (but not limited to) elands, elephants, herds of buffaloes, lions, giraffes, impalas, zebras, and roan antelope. Later you will drive back to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

Day 6

Transfer back to Kigali City

Spend as much time as possible soaking in this beautiful national park before making your way to Kigali in the afternoon. You should arrive in time to do a city tour and see the locals going about their day-to-day activities. Even better – you should go out and see Kigali at night!

Day 7

Adventure the Kigali Genocide Memorial and Organize for Departure

This will be the last day of your safari. To wrap it all up you will have the option of going on an optional activity to the Rwandan Genocide Memorial. This is a heartbreaking experience and a unique way to bring your safari to an end.

  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • Gorilla permits(One per person, non-resident)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees