6 Days Primate Experience Rwanda

This exciting trip takes you to Rwanda’s lush forests to see chimpanzees, golden monkeys and gorillas.

Days1
Arrival-Nyungwe National Park

Arrival at the Kanombe International airport Kigali or start from your Kigali overnight hotel for your safari to Nyungwe Forest. Your trip takes you through some of the most magnificent scenery before getting to Nyungwe for an overnight stay at the Gisakura Guest House.

Meals: Dinner

Days2
Nyungwe National Park

Start your safari in Nyungwe Forest with ranger guides and spend the morning trekking in the forest in search of black and white colobus, golden monkeys and other wildlife. Dinner and overnight stay at Gisakura Guest House.

Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner..

Days3
Nyungwe National Park–Kibuye sites

An early start to begin your morning chimpanzee trekking safari in Nyungwe Forest. Later in the afternoon, the drive takes you to Kibuye, arriving before dark for dinner and overnight stay at Kibuye Guest House.

Meals: breakfast, L and D.

Days4
Kibuye Sites–Lake Kivu

Spend a leisurely morning before driving to Lake Kivu, arriving there in the early afternoon. Meals and overnight stay at the Kivu Sun in Gisenyi..

Meals: B, L and D.

Days5
Gorilla Trekking

Your gorilla safari starts early, hiking through the volcanoes in search of the endangered mountain gorillas. After approximately one hour with the gorillas, you will have your picnic lunch in the forest before heading to Gorillas Nest Lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Days4
Kigali City tour–departure

Depending on the departure time, you can opt for a Kigali city tour where you may visit the Genocide Memorial Centre, Kigali Museum, before heading to the airport for your flight back home.