Day 1: Arrival – Volcanos National Park.
You will be welcomed by a guide who will drive north of Rwanda to Volcanoes National Park viewing spectacular scenery of the Virunga Mountains en route. Dinner and overnight stay at Kinigi Guest House / Hotel La Palme / Mountain Gorilla View Lodge .
Day 2: Gorilla tracking & Cultural /nature walk
After an early breakfast, head out to the park headquarters with packed lunch & water for a briefing about the dos and don’ts while with the gorillas then proceed to track the gorillas. Time take searching for these Gentle giants ranges between 1- 8hrs depending on the movement of gorillas Afternoon embark on a community walk around local communities in Ruhengeri. Dinner and overnight stay at your respective lodges
Day 3: Golden monkey tracking.
Enjoy your breakfast and head for yet another adventure of tracking the rare golden monkeys in the bamboo forest. Return to the lodge for lunch and depart for Kigali. Dinner and overnight stay in Kigali.
Day 4: Transfer to Nyungwe forest national park.
Take your breakfast and drive to south western Rwanda to Nyungwe Forest national park. Enroute stop in Butare town to visit Rwanda National Museum, then Murambi genocide memorial museum. Proceed to the forest; relax at the lodge as you wait for dinner & overnight. (Nyungwe forest lodge (Luxury) / Peace guest lodge (Deluxe) / Gisakura guest house (Budget).
Day 5: Chimp tracking.
After breakfast, proceed for chimpanzees tracking in the forest with the park rangers. Expect an encounter with other primates like colobus monkeys, red-tailed monkeys, vervets, mangabeys, and many others. Dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe forest lodge / Gisakura guest house.
Day 6: Departure.
Have breakfast and drive back to Kigali city for a tour to Gisozi genocide memorial center, local art & craft shops, do last minute shopping before driving to the airport for the scheduled flight back home.
End of Safari