Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari,This trip will give you a classic African outlook of Rwanda – the land of “a thousand Hills.” Enjoy the different backdrops of Rwanda as you turn along the hilly roads. The parks are a mixture of Savannah, forest, and mountainous giving varied sights of Rwanda. Enjoy an experience on a game drive as you search for the big mammals in Akagera national park and thereafter take on the search for mountain gorillas in Volcanoes national park.
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Akagera national park(Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari)
Welcome to Rwanda the beautiful land of “a thousand hills.” Our guide/ representative staff will be at the airport to pick you up and transfer you to the city for a quick meal where applicable. After this you will be transferred to Akagera National Park where you arrive later that afternoon/evening.
Day 2: Explore Akagera National Park(Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari)
Akagera National Park is a Savannah park with Elephants, Hippos, Buffaloes and Lions. After an early breakfast we take a game drive in search of these animals, the game drive will take us to the northern part of the park where most of the animals prefer to inhabit. Enjoy the views of Lake Ihema.
Day 3: Transfer to Volcanoes national park(Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari)
We leave for Volcanoes national park from Akagera national park after breakfast in anticipation of meeting the mountain gorillas. We have views of Lake Kivu with its Islands on our way, arriving at the hotel in the evening. Enjoy the winding roads and scenery along the way.
Day 4: Gorilla trekking in the Volcanoes(Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari)
Meet the mountain gorillas in the dense jungles of the Virunga ranges. Embark on the trek through the habitat of these enormous animals. Such an unforgettable experience on many peoples bucket list. The trek can last from an hour to four hours depending on where the gorillas nested the previous night – you need to be relatively fit to enjoy this experience.
Day 5: Transfer to Lake Kivu(Rwanda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari)
Have a relaxed morning before preparing to leave for Lake Kivu after great memories of gorillas in the Virunga. Start journey to Gisenyi town where we have opportunities of visiting the fishing village, hot springs, Gisenyi town and relax at the lakeside in the evening depending on your interests.
Day 6: Departure
After a relaxed morning, we leave for Kigali for your return flight or hotel.