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Rwanda Gorillas & Golden Monkeys Trekking Safari (3 Days)

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Tour Overview

This primate’s safari involves traveling to Volcanoes National Park for mountain gorilla tracking and also Golden Monkey trekking. It also provides are beautiful scenery for the spectacular landscapes of Rwanda’s hills.

Safari Highlights

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking
Day 3: Golden Monkey Tracking

Detailed Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Pick up by our safari guide and after a briefing session, then transfer to Kigali for a city tour. Visit the genocide memorial museum, the Nyabugogo market, a pottery project, the Moslem quarter in Nyamirambo and the Franco-Rwanda cultural centre. Have lunch and later drive North of Kigali to Parc National des Volcans, dinner and an overnight at the lodge.
Accommodation: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge or Kinigi Guest House
Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking
After an early breakfast, transfer to the park headquarters for briefing. Begin the gorilla tracking activity and when the gorillas are located, you will have 1 hour to spend with them. Tracking these great apes through the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virungas is a magical experience. After the exercise, return to the lodge for lunch and in the afternoon, choose either to explore the area with your private guide and vehicle, perhaps visiting nearby lakes and villages; go for a walk on your own in the farmland around the hotel; or just relax and enjoy the scenery, dinner and an overnight at the lodge.
Accommodation: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge or Kinigi Guest House
Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 3: Golden Monkey Trekking
Have an early breakfast and transfer to the park headquarters for golden monkey trekking. This activity gives tourists a pleasure to view the rare species of monkey. The golden monkeys are little known and endangered species. The Monkeys react and interact differently and will keep on playing hide-and-seek much to the delight of the visitor. After trekking, return to Kigali where your safari ends.
Meal Plan: Lunch

END OF RWANDA GORILLAS & GOLDEN MONKEYS TREKKING SAFARI (3 DAYS)

The Safari Package Covers:

  • Gorilla Permit
  • Golden Monkey Permit
  • Entrance Fee to Genocide Memorial Museum
  • Entrance Fee to Franco-Rwanda cultural centre.
  • Park Ranger Fees
  • Relevant Government Taxes.
  • Full Board Accommodation (2 nights) and en-route meals as indicated in the itinerary.
  • Full time English speaking Driver/Guide
  • Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.

Safari Exclusions:                                                                                                                                   

  • Airfares  
  • Visa Fees    
  • Personal Insurance
  • Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities.

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