7 Days Rwanda Primates Safari

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
7 days
Best months:
January - March, May - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
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A 7 days Rwanda safari to track chimpanzees, mountain gorillas and other primates in the forests in the national parks.

Day 1: Kigali

Upon arrival at the international airport Kigali, you will be met by our airport representative and transfer to your hotel in Kigali. The rest of the time at leisure or enjoy excursion at extra cost depending on your international flight arrival time. Dinner at local restaurant

Overnight Serena Hotel Kigali

Day 2: Nyungwe National Park

Early breakfast at your hotel. Thereafter, you will be met at the hotel by your driver guide, briefing and , depart south 136Km with a short stop at the traditional seat of the monarchy.

The tour includes The Royal Palace in Nyanza restored of traditional materials to its 19th century state. Proceed  to the university town of Butare where you will visit the National Museum, the museum houses perhaps the best ethnographic collection in East and Central Africa. Lunch in Butare and later  drive to Nyungwe Forest.

Dinner and overnight at your hotel in Nyungwe

Day 3: Nyungwe National Park

After breakfast at your hotel, depart for Chimpanzee track, you will track deep into The Nyungwe Forest  and thereafter return for lunch at your hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy  a tour of the tea plantation.

Dinner and overnight at  Gisakura Guest House, Nyungwe

Day 4: Kibuye - Gisenyi

Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast pick up by your driver guide to proceed to Kibuye located along the shores of Lake Kivu. Arrival in time for lunch  at Moriah Lake Resort as you enjoy wonderful scenery offered by the surrounding.

After lunch enjoy boat ride at the lake shore town as well as the scenery

Dinner and overnight Gisenyi

Day 5: Volcanoes National Park

Today we will leave very early by 0500hrs with packed breakfast for Volcanoes National Park. You should be at the Park offices by 0700hrs for registration followed by briefing by the trackers/guides for Golden Monkeys tracking. You will be driven to the starting point and your driver will be waiting for you to return  from the track.

Lunch and later have scenic drive to view the twin lakes: Lake Ruhondo and Burera

Dinner and overnight Ruhengeli

Day 6: Kigali

Early breakfast at your hotel and head to the park offices. At 0700hrs allocation to your Gorilla tracking groups followed by briefing by your tracking guides/trackers.  Your driver will be waiting at the track starting point for you to return  from the track. After a memorable hour with the Gorillas you will return to the starting point to meet your driver.  Proceed for lunch.

Dinner and Overnight Kigali

Day 7: Fly home

Breakfast at your hotel. Enjoy city tour Kigali, Kigali is one of the friendliest African capitals and also an introduction to the land of a thousand hills; the tour includes visit to the Genocide Memorial, Craft Centres and other areas of attractions.

Later drop off Kigali airport for your flight back home

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Tropical Valley Safaris

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- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
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Since: Aug 2011

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
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