8-Day Rwanda Primate Tracking Safarifrom
Enjoy tracking mountain gorillas and chimpanzees on this 8 Days Rwanda Primate Tracking Safari. Gorilla Tracking in Volcanoes Np is the most done tourist activity in Rwanda thus why tourists from around the world visit Rwanda every year to take part in Gorilla trekking.
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Enjoy tracking mountain gorillas and chimpanzees on this 8 Days Rwanda Primate Tracking Safari. Gorilla Tracking in Volcanoes Np is the most done tourist activity in Rwanda thus why tourists from around the world visit Rwanda every year to take part in Gorilla trekking. Enquire Now You will also visit Nyungwe Forest National Park for Chimpanzee Tracking. This is one of our most magical and most liked safaris as it gives a great encounter of chimpanzees in the land of the a thousand hills.
Arriving in Kigali and transferring to your hotel
On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be welcomed by our driver guide and transferred to the hotel for Dinner and an overnight stay. The 8 days Rwanda safari is a week’s time offer set for you to explore Rwanda’s most magnificent national parks. It takes you through, Volcanoes National Park, and Nyungwe Forest National Park each of which rewards you with unique experiences. Your 8 days Rwanda safari will start and end in Kigali.
Kigali city tour and transfer to Volcanoes NP
Breakfast at the Hotel followed by City Tour and the Genocide Memorial Museum ; enjoy Lunch at a Local Restaurant in Kigali. Thereafter depart on a scenic drive to the Volcanoes National park. The journey north passes through the beautiful terraced hillsides that characterize much of Rwanda’s landscape and gradually climbs to the base of the Virunga Volcanoes, sometimes with as many as five peaks visible.
Trekking Mountain Gorillas in Volcanoes National Park
Today you will have the rare opportunity to observe the famous Rwandan mountain gorillas (subject to gorilla permits being available). Tracking the gorillas through the forested slopes of the Virunga is a magical experience. If you are lucky you can get to the gorillas, spend an hour with them, and be back at the base in time for a late lunch. Some gorilla families, however, are more elusive, and tracking can take a full day, especially when it is wet and muddy. Return to the Lodge for Lunch followed by Leisure in the afternoon.
Tracking Golden Monkey in Volcanoes National Park
After morning breakfast, you will depart for Golden Monkeys Trekking to observe the famous Rwandan mountain. Enjoy Lunch at The Lodge before you depart from foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes and drive to the ‘beach city’ of Kibuye, the capital of the Western Province of Rwanda, home to rocky beaches, peaceful islands.
Canopy Walk in Nyungwe Forest National Park
After early morning breakfast you will check out from your Lodge and drive to Nyungwe National Park. At an altitude of 1600-2950m above sea level, this mountainous rain forest reserve is rich in flora and fauna, with over 260 species of trees and shrubs, and over 100 types of orchid and giant lobelia alone. As well as incredible biodiversity, the park also has breathtaking views. Arrive at the Lodge for Lunch followed by optional Canopy Walk in the Afternoon.
Chimpanzee Trekking in Nyungwe Forest National Park
Have morning breakfast at your lodge and then embark to a thrilling hike in search of chimpanzee communities. The Rwandan chimpanzee population is thought to consist of approx. 400-500 individuals, confined to the Nyungwe National Park, including a small community in the Cyamudongo Forest. Prepare to hear these excitable primates before you see them, as their pant-hoots travel through the deep forest. During your hike you may also spot migratory birdlife including the Ross’ turaco, grey-cheeked hornbill, red-breasted sparrow hawk and regal sunbird. After lunch, spend the afternoon at leisure making use of lodge facilities, or explore the surrounding area.
Colobus monkeys trekking in Nyungwe Forest National Park
After an early morning breakfast at your lodge before embarking on a thrilling hike in search of Colobus Monkeys communities. During your hike you may also spot migratory birdlife including the Ross’ turaco, grey-cheeked hornbill, red-breasted sparrow hawk and regal sunbird. After lunch, spend the afternoon at leisure making use of lodge facilities, or explore the surrounding area.
Transfer to Kigali Airport
After breakfast, drive to Butare, the cultural heart of Rwanda and home to the former Mwami Palace (King’s Palace), as well as several universities. Also visit the Butare National Museum – a fascinating ethnographic museum containing items of traditional clothing, maps, photographs and historical artefacts. After lunch at a local restaurant in Butare, continue on to Kigali where on arrival you will be transferred to Kigali International Airport.
Moderate Hotels or Accommodations are majorly standard lodges/hotels which you can group into 3-star hotels. They have self-contained rooms, with hot running water on a daily basis. The food served is made by excellent and experienced Chefs. The Lodges cater to all dietary requirements, meaning if you are vegetarian, be rest assured that you will have lunch and dinner. All the moderate hotels in this itinerary are boutique hotels which means that we ensure the tranquility and relaxation that one needs after their trip.
An experience that is richer than your need is luxury. But this time it might be in the wild.
Luxury accommodations are the hotels or lodges which have five or four star ratings.
Among the luxury accommodations in Uganda is Chobe safari lodge which recently hosted the world’s famous figure, Kim and Kanye West.
Budget Hotels, lodges or accommodations provide minimum amenities and services for a lower price than a regular hotel in the area. they provide clean rooms that are safe and meet the basic needs of a guest. Extra amenities may be available, but for an extra cost.
Budget prices vary depending on the season, destination, the amenities, the quality and the level of service. In general, a hotel that is less than 50 euros is considered a budget hotel. However, most budget hotels have rooms below this price. Most budget hotels fall into the category of 1 – 2 Star Hotels, therefore they provide the respective quality of services and facilities