Our guide will pick you up from the air port and drive you to ahotel or lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2- Transfer to a kagera National park and evening game drive
Have breakfast in the morning before setting off for a scenic drive to Akagera National park, have an enroute lunch, and go for afternoon boat cruise on Lake Ihema. Expect to see hippos, crocodiles and water birds . Dinner and overnight at your preferred lodge.
Day 3- Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise
Wake up early , have breakfast and leave for the game drive up to the Northern part of the park to catch up with the early risers before they go into their hiding places.On your drive you will encounter :Lions, Giraffes, antelopes , bush bucks and many others; after then you will go back to the hotel/lodge for lunch and opt to go back for aboat cruise at lake Ihema where you will have a chance to meet other game like : the hippos, croccodiles and averiety of bird species.Dinner on full board at your preferred hotel/lodge
Day 4-Transfer to Nyungwe National Park
Have an early morning breakfast , followed by a drive to Nyungwe Forest National park and visit Nyanza King’s Palace, and the National Museum of Butare. Lunch en-route. Arrive at your hotel in the evening for dinner and an overnight.
Day 5- Chimp tracking
After your morning breakfast, rush for your briefing at the park entrance before you enter the lush forest in search for the chimpanzees.You will have a great chance of watching the chimpanzees do their chores as you also take photos. On your journey in the wild, you will encounter different bird species; 24 of which are regional endemics and over 100 varieties of Orchids and butterflies. You can also go for an area tour or quietly relax in your lodge.(Lunch and dinner on fullboard)
Day 6- canopy walk
Go for a canopy walk within the forest after your morning breakfast, expecting to enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of different bird species such as the Ruwenzori Turacos, Hornbills among others. You will also have a self guided walk after lunch around the nearby environment and the Kamiranzovu waterfalls. Dinner and overnight at your own hotel or lodge.
Day 7-tranfer to Volcanoes National park
Have your early breakfast, and our driver will drive you to Volcanoes National park .enjoy your drive as you watch the spectacular features as you make stop overs for Photography and a lunch before reaching your hotel/lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 8-Gorilla trekking
wake up as early as possible for your personal administration and have your breakfast before leaving for kinigi with en-route lunch, where you will be briefed about your trek and the family group you are to meet in your trekking package.The trek may take about 2-8 hours for you to encounter with the group depending on how far the mountain gorillas will have moved, enjoy your one hour with these gorillas as you take their photos( your camera should not have a flash), after which you trace your way back to the starting point where the driver/ guide will pick you and take you back to your lodge or hotel to relax.
Day 9-Golden Monkey tracking and Iby’Iwachu cultural walk
Off your bed very early, have breakfast , after which you will be driven to catch up with the golden monkey tracking- the endangered primate species in Volcanoes National park. Have your lunch and be driven back to your hotel. After relaxing, you can then go for iby’I wachu cultural walk where you will be entertained by the Kinyarwanda dance and also give yourself a chance for being or queen of the day.
Day 10-Kigali city tour and departure
After your breakfast, you will be driven back to Kigali for a city tour including visits to the market, a pottery project, handicraft shops, the Franco-Rwandan cultural centre and the genocide memorial. Have lunch enroute and then Transfer to the airport.