Day 1 Transfer to volcanoes National park.
You will be picked from your lodge/hotel or airport on arrival by our driver who will then brief you about your trip details. He will drive you along the city for a city tour then transfer you to Ruhengeri for dinner and an overnight’s stay in your preferred lodge. The drive will be so interesting as you will view the beautiful scenery of the rolling hills on your way to the hotel or lodge.
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla trekking
Out of bed before 6:00 am, have your breakfast, pick your lunchbox with at least liter of bottled water, and then the driver will drive you to the headquarters at kinigi for briefing .You will be grouped according to your fitness and also the gorilla families ,after then you will leave for your trekking activity.
It may take about 2-8hrs while in the jungle looking for the gorilla group depending on how far they have moved. On your encounter with them, you will be given one hour in their presence as you watch them do their everyday chores and also take their pictures but your cameras shouldn’t have flashes.
You can then trace your way back to your starting point where you will be picked by our driver who will then take you back to the hotel/lodge for relaxing and dinner
Day 3:Hike the Dian Fossey’s graveyard.
Wake up very early, take breakfast and with your packed lunch leave for the the hike to the famous Dian Fossey’s grave yard at Karisoke Research centre, where brave Dian Fossey spent 18 years Studying , habituating and conserving the mountain gorillas. You not only visit the tomb but also encounter other wildgame like the buffalos, elephants ,different bird species and many more .You will then be driven back to your lodge /hotel for dinner and an overnight.
NB.Always remembers to carry a bottle of water and packed lunch.
Day 4:Transfer to Nyungwe National park
Wake up at your own pace, have breakfast and sign out. Our driver will then drive you to Nyungwe National park. With packed lunch, you will be driven via Kigali for a city tour as you visit the genocide memorial sites, and then rest at the King’s palace in Nyanza where you will be made king or queen for a day after which you will be taken to your hotel /lodge for dinner and an overnight.
Day 5 : Chimp tracking
Wake up early,, have your breakfast and join the other trackers at the park for briefing by the park rangers before you live for your tracking experience of the awesome primates.Although Nyungwe National park has slippery terrain that is strenuous to trek, the trekking experience is worth it , because you not only track the chimps but meet the I’Hoast monkeys, vervet monkeys, Grey cheeked Mangabeys, Angola monkeys, Silver monkeys , Red tailed monkeys, and Olive Baboons since it is their habitat. You may also have an opportunity of birding with about 300 bird species.
Day 6: canopy walk in Nyungwe national park
Wake up at your own time, have breakfast, and our driver will then drive you to Uwinka visitors center for a canopy walk to learn more about the Rwandan culture and then back to your hotel for relaxation and dinner.
Out of bed at your own time, have your breakfast and leave for a city tour before you are dropped off to catch up your own flight.