6 Days Volcanoes and Nyungwe

6 Days Volcanoes and Nyungwe safari

6 Days Volcanoes and Nyungwe safari   takes you  to  two Rwanda safari destination that is volcanoes park National park  and Nyungwe forest  national park, you will  be able to do  gorilla trekking and later  chimpanzee trekking in  Nyungwe forest park.

Day 1: Arrive in Kigali. 

Following your arrival, you will be welcomes by our company representative together with the guide and transfer you to your hotel in Kigali OR, depending on your time of arrival, enjoy a brief tour of Kigali city including Kimironko market and the Genocide memorials and transfer to the hotel for dinner and overnight at Des Mille Collins Hotel.

Day 2: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park.

Enjoy breakfast at leisure and embark on your journey to Volcanoes national park with lunch en-route, arriving Ruhengeri in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay at Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge

Day 3: Gorilla Trekking Rwanda. 

Wakeup to an early morning breakfast and report to the park headquarters for briefing and allocation of Gorilla trekking groups. Later, head into the cold and misty forested slopes of Virunga national park for your Gorilla trekking journey.

The trek can be anywhere between 2 to 6 hours depending on the movement of the Gorillas and upon finding them, you will be allowed 1 hour to see and take photos after which you exit the forest.

Meet your driver / guide and transfer back to the lodge. If you feel strong, you may opt for a village walk. Dinner and overnight stay at Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge as above

Day 4: Golden Monkey Trekking and Transfer to Nyungwe

Breakfast will be served early and drive back to the park headquarters for briefing and Golden Monkey trekking. The procedure is the same as Gorilla trekking but lasts only 3 to 5 hours and return to the lodge to freshen up and transfer to Nyungwe forest national park with lunch en-route. Dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe Top View Hill Hotel

Day 5: Chimpanzee tracking and Canopy Walk. 

Enjoy breakfast and go for briefing before entering the forest, searching for the active and playful fellows in Nyungwe forest. The Chimpanzees are the easy to spot, as they jump from one tree to another, chattering and laughing. Chimp tracking usually takes about 3 hours. You will then return to your accommodation for lunch.

After lunch, you will go on a walking trail that will take you to the Canopy Walk, a swing bridge 50 meters in length that is suspended from large trees. You will be able to see the amazing rainforest with a bird’s eye view, spotting wildlife moving about below you. Before night fall, you will return to the hotel for dinner as above 

Day 6: Return to Kigali & Departure 

Enjoy breakfast at leisure and transfer back to Kigali. If the city tour wasn’t possible on the day of arrival, you will have a brief city tour and transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

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