Day 1: Arrival in Rwanda – Volcanos National Park
Arrival and pick up by our company tour guide. Transfer to Kigali for a Kigali city tour depending on the time of your arrival, after which drive to Ruhengeri – Volcanos National park. The journey goes through beautiful rolling / majestic hills of Rwanda. Dinner and overnight in Gorillas Nest Lodge or Kinigi Guest House
Day 2: Golden Monkey Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Start your day with breakfast and drive to park headquarters, have a briefing and enter the Virunga Mountain ranges in search for golden monkeys. The experience of staying with golden monkeys is fantastic and memorable. Lunch at the lodge and rest, im the afternoon proceed on a cultural tour to nearby communities. Dinner and overnight in Gorillas Nest Lodge or Kinigi Guest House
Day 3: Hike to Diana Fossey’s Grave
Early breakfast and proceed to the Dian Fossey grave, situated at the former Karisoke Research Center. This is where Dian spent about 20 years studying the Mountain Gorillas. The trek to the site is quite spectacular, passes through thick bamboo forest and afro-montane habitats, with criss-crossed trails with tracks of forest buffalo and elephant! Expect to see all sorts of wildlife on our way up and down to the graves, nestled between the beautiful volcanic peaks of Karismbi and Visoke. Overnight at Kinigi Guest House or Gorillas Nest Lodge.
Day 4: Departure
Have breakfast and transfer to Kigali. Depending on your departure flight, we can go for a city tour with visits to Genocide Memorial sites like Gisozi, Nyamata and Ntarama, lunch in Kigali and later transfer to the Airport where the tour ends.
End of Safari