“A Must watch the Mountain Gorillas in Volcano National Park of Rwanda!” take a 6 Days Rwanda Primate Tour offered by AA Tours Rwanda and enjoy trekking of the Mountain Gorillas in the jungle forests of Rwanda 6 Day Gorilla Safari Rwanda.
6 Days Rwanda Primate Tour is one of the most ecstatic tour packages in Rwanda. It entails tracking down mountain gorillas in volcanoes national park and trekking chimpanzee in Nyungwe forest as well as viewing other primates. The itinerary for this kind of safari is as highlighted below;
Are you traveling to Rwanda and on a primates safari, book the 6 Days Rwanda Primates tour to enjoy the best of Rwanda wildlife species in their thick forest habitat.
Day 1: Arrival – Transfer to Nyungwe Forest
Upon arrival at Kigali Airport, you will be welcomed by AA tours Rwanda Guide/driver, lunch in Kigali and then transfer you to Nyungwe Nation Park which is made up of a variety of habitats including montane forests, bamboos, grasslands, and swamps. This is a home to 13 primate species such as Chimpanzees, endangered Golden monkeys, Blue Monkeys, colobus, red tailed monkeys and grey checked mangabeys. There are also about 300 bird species. Relax in the evening as we wait for dinner and Overnight at Nyungwe Forest Lodge (Luxury), Nyungwe Hill Top view (Deluxe) or Gisakura Guest House (Budget). Meal plan here is F/B
Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking and afternoon Short Nature walk around the Lodge.
Wake up very early in the morning and have breakfast and then after go for chimpanzee briefing and thereafter, enter Nyungwe forest in the company of ranger guides in search for colonies of Chimpanzees and many monkey species like Blue Monkeys, red tailed monkeys and grey checked mangabeys, colobus monkeys, plus beautiful forest birds among others. Back to your lodge for lunch, relaxation as preparing for Short Nature walk around the lodge in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at your lodge. Meal plan is F/B
Day 3: Transfer to Kibuye & boat to Gisenyi.
Breakfast, transfer to Kibuye for Boat cruising to Gisenyi, Visit some beautiful islands on the Lake Kivu, enjoy the view of the beautiful lake and take photographs, return for dinner and overnight at Lake Kivu Serena Hotel (Luxury) or Paradise marahide Hotel[budget] or Stipp Hotel [mid range]on the shores of Lake Kivu.Meals here are on F/B basis.
Day 4: Morning Biking and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Wake up very early in the morning and have breakfast then go for biking along Lake Kivu which is over 35 km for about 3 hours and then afterwards return for lunch at your hotel. From here in the evening embark on the long drive to Musanze district in Ruhengeri. Check in for dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Luxury), Le Bombou Gorilla Lodge (mid range) or Kinigi Guest House (Budget)
Day 5: Gorilla Trekking
After early morning breakfast,head straight to the volcano national park head offices for briefing about gorilla Trekking Rules then after enter into the rain forest to search for the mountain gorillas . when they are found you will a maximum of 1 hour and then return to the park offices for your gorilla tracking certificate. Return to the hotel for lunch and some relaxation and take a simple nature walk to visit some local communities . Dinner and overnight. Meals plan here is F/B
Day 6: Dian Fossey tombs tour and drive to Kigali
After breakfast, you will go to tour the tombs of the great lover of Gorillas (Dian Fossey), read more about her achievements towards the Conservation of Mountain Gorillas. Return to your lodge for lunch and leave for Kigali for a city tour,as you head to the airport for your departure flight and this will mark the end of the 6 Days Rwanda Gorilla & Chimpanzee safari.
The package includes:
Full day English guide/driver
Ground transportation in 4×4 Safari Van
Gorilla permits Costing USD 750
Chimpanzee Permits 90 USD
Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
Visiting the twin lakes
Boat Cruise on Lake Kivu
Mineral water on board
The package excludes
All expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Rwanda Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigarettes