3 Days Golden Monkeys and gorilla Tour

3 Days Golden Monkeys and gorilla Tour gives us an experience of  Rwanda’s iconic mountain gorillas, Kigali City Tour and a visit to the playful golden monkeys. This 3 days golden monkeys and gorilla tour itinerary is perfect for people who have limited time but want to see the best that Volcanoes National Park has to offer.

Tour Highlights

  • Gorilla Home Volcanoes National Park
  • Gorilla Trekking Adventure
  • Golden Monkey Tracking
  • Kigali City tour

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Kigali City tour and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 3: Golden Monkey Tracking and transfer back to Kigali

Day 1: Kigali To Volcanoes National Park

Your driver will pick you up from your accommodation or the airport and start off the journey to Musanze, Rwanda’s second largest city after Kigali.

On your arrival in Musanze, you will be so close to the five Virunga volcanoes, Musanze will be your base from which to explore Volcanoes National Park.

Accommodation:
Mid-range lodge – Mountain Gorilla View Lodge
Meals & Drinks: All meals included

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park

You will have an early breakfast at your hotel, and proceed directly to the Volcanoes National Park’s headquarters to meet your guides. After completing the briefing, you’ll embark on the once in a lifetime experience of tracking the endangered mountain gorillas.

The time taken to trek gorillas depends on where the gorilla family you are going to trek is located, and it also depends on the weather conditions. It can take anywhere from two up to six hours of trekking through the mountainous forest at relatively high altitudes. Physical fitness is definitely recommended for those wishing to undertake the excursion.

Getting into contact with the gorillas after you have found them is one of the most memorable experiences you will ever have on this safari. You’ll be lucky enough to come within mere meters of a family of these rare and beautiful animals, observing their family differences and learning a bit more about each gorilla’s distinct personality in serene silence.

Accommodation:
Mid-range lodge – Mountain Gorilla View Lodge
Meals & Drinks: All meals included

Day 3: Golden Monkey Trekking

On the third day, we shall track another of the Volcanoes National Park’s primate inhabitants, the golden monkeys which can only be found in the Volcanoes Conservation Area.

You’ll trek through the dense stands of bamboo in search of these playful golden monkeys, who are well habituated to visitors. You’ll be able to view the golden monkeys playing, feeding on bamboo, and leaping from tree to tree with the help of there long tails. While your time with the gorillas is limited to an hour, there is ample time to see the inquisitive creatures in their natural habitat. After a hot lunch at your lodge, you’ll then return to Kigali for your onward travel and that marks the end of 3 days golden monkeys and gorillas safaris.

Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of the tour)
Meals & Drinks: All meals included

End of Safari

Included

Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Permit – $1,500

Park Entrance Fees

Accommodation and Meals as per Itinerary

 4×4 Safari Transportation to/from airport

 English Speaking Tour Guide/Driver

Not Included

 Tourist Entry Visa

 International Flight Tickets

 Travel Insurance

 Items of Personal Nature

 Tips and Gratuities

3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari 

3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari takes us to the East of the country, the park habits a variety of species like wildlife, birdlife species, and plants. Several activities like game drive, boat rides, camping are provided and of interest to any client who has the interest to visit Akagera national park.

Remember your amazing experience can be attained if your safari plan is handled by the experts.

Tour Highlights

  • Wildlife in Akagera National Park
  • Savannah Game Drive in Akagera
  • Kigali City tour.

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Kigali and transfer to Akagera National Park
  • Day 2: Wildlife Game Drive in Akagera National Park
  • Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali city

Day 1: Kigali Airport and Transfer to Akagera National Park

When you arrive at Kanombe airport(Kigali airport) in Kigali you will be picked by your driver who will take you to the east of the country to Akagera National Park. The park borders the stunning rising and falling plains, concrete broad-leafed forests and the brighter acacia woods that characterize its favorable nature to animals and visitors and most of all birds.

You will have an evening game drive to spot wildlife mammals like Giraffes, Buffaloes, Elephants, Crocodiles, Hippos Spotted Hyenas and masses of birds. The forest has a number of different species of birds.

Dinner and overnight at Akagera Game Lodge. Meal plan: Half-Board.

Day 2: Wildlife Game Drive in Akagera National Park

An early morning game drive will expose you to more animal species that you missed the earlier evening. Return to your lodge for refreshment and lunch and then after enjoy an afternoon thrilling boat cruise on Lake Ihema during which you will reach the Rwanda crowds of hippos and crocodiles plus many water birds and a variety of Reptiles. Return to the lodge for relaxing, dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Full-Board.

Day 3: From Akagera transfer back to Kigali

Take breakfast, relax, then have a simple tour of Kigali city to the genocide memory center, Karisoke gorilla research centre in Volcanoes before being driven to Kigali International Airport for your departure flight or next destination like Uganda or Rwanda and  that is the end your 3 days Akagera wildlife safari.

Meal plan: Half-Board.

End of tour

Included

Airport Pickup and Drop off

 Park Entrance Fees

 Accommodation and Meals as per Itinerary

 4×4 Safari Transportation to/from airport

 English Speaking Tour Guide/Driver

Not Included

 Tourist Entry Visa

 International Flight Tickets

 Travel Insurance

 Items of Personal Nature

 Tips and Gratuities