7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda

Overview of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda

The 7 day safari will expose you to Volcanoes National Park to enjoy the best gorilla tracking experience, you will visit Nyungwe Forest National Park for chimpanzee tracking. You will visit the genocide memorial site, Dian fossey, Nyanze palace tour.

Safari Highlights of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda

Day 1 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Arrival, transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Day 2 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Gorilla tracking

Day 3 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Musanze caves, Dian fossey

Day 4 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Genocide memorial site, Nyanza palace

Day 5 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Scenic drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park

Day 6 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Chimp tracking

Day 7 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Departure

Detailed itinerary of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda

Day 1 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Arrival, transfer to Volcanoes National Park

On your arrival, your safari guide will pick you and transfer you to Volcanoes National Park. You may go for nature walks enjoy experiences of the local people. You will have your dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Day 2 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Gorilla tracking

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You will have breakfast and then head to the park headquarters to have briefing about gorilla tracking. You will go to the forest to look out for the gorillas with the help of the park rangers who will be scaring away the wild animals and pave way for you. You will spend one hour with the gorillas as you observe their behaviors, how they play, feed and have their photo shoots. You will have dinner and overnight at the lodge of your choice.

Day 3 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Visit Musanze caves, Dian fossey

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You will have breakfast and then transfer to the musanze cave where you will have a unique experience. You will see different bats and enjoy views of the twin lakes, and different wildlife attractions. You will have lunch and then embark on your journey to Dian fossey where you will see the graves of gorillas that were conserved by Dian Fossey and her own grave. You will hike the area and surely enjoy the experience.

Accommodation: You will have your dinner and overnight at the lodge of your choice.

Day 4 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Genocide Memorial Site, Nyanza palace

You will have your breakfast and then transfer to Genocide Memorial Site a place where thousands of innocent people in Rwanda lost their lives. You will hear very many touching stories and experiences that people had during that period. You will have lunch and then transfer to the Nyanza palace.

Accommodation: You will have your dinner and overnight at the lodge.

 Day 5 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park

You will have your breakfast and then transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park. The journey is 225km and takes around 6 and ½ hours. You will have lunch en route and then can relax as you reach the lodge.

Accommodation: You will have your dinner and overnight at the same lodge.

Day 6 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Chimp tracking

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You will have breakfast and then transfer to the park headquarters to have briefing about the activity. You will get to the forest with the game rangers and look out for the primates. You will spend time with the primates as you have their photo shoots and also see how they behave.

Accommodation: You will have your dinner and overnight at the same lodge.

Day 7 of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda: Departure

You will have breakfast and then drive back to Kigali to catch up with your flight. You will have lunch en route.

End of the 7 Days Cultural encounters, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Tracking Safaris in Rwanda

Getting There

Transport Means to Your Safari Destinations

4X4 Safari Landcruisers For Hire In Ugand & Rwanda

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One of the best known 4×4 WD that you can use for your safari in Uganda’s Parks and Rural countryside.Our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda.( Terms and conditions apply. Read More

4X4 Safari Vans For Hire In Uganda Rwanda

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Looking for 4X4 Safari Vans for hire in Uganda, Prime Uganda Safaris is available to your service. We have customized safari vans that have 4 wheel drive and have demonstrated the capacity to access distant Uganda Safari destinations and across borders such as Rwanda. Read More

4X4 Minivan|Coaster|Mini Buses For Hire in Uganda Rwanda

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We have minivans for hire to groups of eight up to twelve. Make sure to find the class to suit your large group.In this Category, we have 4X 4 Safari Mini bus with capacity ranging from 6 seater to 14 seater and they’ve got a pop up roof for game viewing purposes. These have got diesel powered engines and come with a driver guide but excluding fuel.( Terms and conditions apply). Read More

Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations

Mountain Gorilla View Lodge: This accommodation facility extends value for money and the magnificent sights of the Volcanoes national park. It is positioned on the lower gradients of Sabyinyo Mountain. Gorilla view lodge contains 30 private stone cottages with modern furnishing and décor. With a fire place and en suite facilities, the lodge is worth of stay while at Gorilla tracking safari in Rwanda.

La Palme Hotel: With 48 fully furnished rooms with 4 big elegantly designed suites, La Palme Hotel counts among the cozy and ultimate safari accommodations within the environs of Volcanoes national park. Rooms have Wi-Fi, Satellite TV, 24 hour room service, telephone and double beds.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge: The lodge is found on the edge of Nyungwe forest and it has 24 luxury rooms the 2 being suites providing tourists with comfortable sleeps while on their safaris in Rwanda. The lodge has a swimming pool, lounge, bar, fire place, en suite facilities, restaurant, laundry services, internet access, Air conditioner and so many other services provided to Rwanda safari tourists.

Muhabura Guest House: Muhabura hotel is a budget accommodation found opposite musanze headquarters near the bank of Kigali. This exposes you to a comfortable life while you stay away your home. There are 30 rooms with single, double and Twin. The rooms are self-contained, with warm and cold showers, satellite TV, laundry services, balcony, garden and so many others.

La Palme Hotel: This is among the best deluxe hotel in Rwanda where tourists always feel comfortable to stay while o their Rwanda safaris. This hotel has 48 well designed rooms with 4 large suites. The rooms have screens, good services, internet access, Double bed, telephone and are self-contained.

General Safari Inclusions

  • Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
  • Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
  • Full Board Accommodation on Safari
  • Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
  • Fuel
  • Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
  • Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
  • Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)

General Safari Exclusions

  • General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
  • Laundry Services
  • Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
  • International Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Visas
  • Optional Activity fees
  • Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)
  • Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)

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