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Rwanda Safari: Akagera, Nyungwe & Volcanoes National Parks

DAY 1 – Kigali

On arrival at Kigali Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel for dinner & overnight.

  • Includes: Dinner
  • Overnight at accommodation of your choice

Day 2 – Akagera National Park

After breakfast travel by road to Akagera National Park. After lunch go on an afternoon game drive to view the wide variety of animal and bird life to be found here.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Overnight at accommodation of your choice

Day 3 – Akagera National Park

A full day to explore this interesting park with two game viewing drives.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Overnight at accommodation of your choice

Day 4 – Nyungwe Forest National Park

After a morning game viewing drive return to Kigali for lunch before continuing on to Butare and the Nyungwe (Rainforest) National Park. Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Overnight at accommodation of your choice

Day 5 – Nyungwe Forest National Park

Spend the day in the Nyungwe (Rainforest) National Park, a large area of montane forest situated in the majestic hills of southwestern Rwanda, where you have a chance to track some of the other primates, such as Golden Monkeys or Chimpanzees and including the Angola colobus – delightfully acrobatic arboreal monkeys which move in troops of several hundred.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Overnight at accommodation of your choice

Day 6 – Butare/Volcanoes National Park

In the morning your destination is the Volcanoes National Park. Stop en route in Butare to visit the National Museum. Continue the drive on to your Lodge in or near the National Park. Dinner and overnight.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Overnight at the lodge of your choice

DAY 7 – Gorilla Trek

After a good breakfast you will meet your rangers and commence your trek on foot in search of the gorillas. Trek from forested mountain slopes into rainforest in your attempt to find these “gentle giants” in their natural habitat of shady bamboo forest.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Overnight at the lodge of your choice

DAY 8 – Kigali

After breakfast return to Kigali and the airport.

  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch
RWANDA SAFARI – 7 nights  price  in USD – land only
VALID 2014/2015
ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS Each of 2 sharing
OPTION 1
Hotel des Mille Collines
Ruzizi Tented Lodge
Nyungwe Forest Lodge
Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

3,700.00

OPTION 2
Lapalme Hotel
Akagera Lodge
Nyungwe Hilltop Hotel
Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

3,465.00

GORILLA PERMIT

USD 750.00 per person, per trek

CHIMPANZEE

USD 90.00 per person, per trek

CANOPY WALK

USD 60.00  per person, per walk

BIRDING EXCURSION

USD 50.00

N.B. All permits are subject to change

 

Includes

  • Transfers
  • Hotel / Lodge accommodation
  • All meals as specified
  • Transport by Minibus or Four Wheel Drive Vehicles
  • English / French speaking tour guides
  • Entrance fees to National Park
Excludes

  • International airfare.
  • Gorilla, chimpanzee, birding and canopy walk permits
  • Items of a personal nature i.e. laundry, telephone

N.B. The Gorilla tracking can be strenuous and a good level of fitness is necessary. Bring heavy gloves, stout hiking boots, long sleeved shirts, long pants, a light backpack and water bottle. It is advisable to book 4 -12 months in advance as permits are limited.

Please note: Prices and dates are subject to change at any time. Please call (647) 231-0067 or email us (info@africaonsafari.com) for current pricing.