Rwanda Highlights Safari

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DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.
  • Meet and greet services.
  • All transport and game drives on safari sector will be in a safari minibus with pop-up
  • roof (maximum 7 passengers) with a Bi-lingual English speaking driver-guide on a shared basis.
  • Guaranteed window seat.
  • Meals and accommodation as specified.
  • All park fees and government taxes.
  • ½ liter bottle mineral water per person per day on game drives.
  • Airport transfers.
  • Visas and international flights.
  • Airport taxes (clients pay direct).
  • Driver-guide gratuities.
  • Drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage.
  • Personal travel, baggage and medical insurance.
  • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature.
  • Balloon Safari.
  • Passenger Information.
  • Passengers should bring only soft-sided bags**.
  • The tour is modular and combines with other tours so there may be a need for clients to change vehicles on occasion.

Days of Operation – Daily
Duration – 7 Days
Vehicle – Safari Minibus (Scheduled)
Pick up Point
Safari Briefing: Day 01 at 0700hrs approx.
Departs on Day 01: 0730hrs approx.
Returns on Day 08: 1200hrs approx. (flights to be booked)



Due to limited luggage space in vehicles, suitcases are unsuitable for scheduled road safaris. We recommend luggage packed in inexpensive barrel/sausage bags or soft-sided bags not exceeding 15kgs and 65×46 cm.
Excess luggage can be handed over to the representative at the time of briefing. It will be handed over to you on your return from safari. Additional costs may apply to pick up drop off luggage at specific points.

Additional remarks:-

– We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of no- availability
– Prices for domestic flights, airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you



Day 1: Arrival – Kigali

Morning or evening arrive into Kigali for overnight.


Day 2: Kigali/Historic Towns/Nyungwe Forest National Park

After breakfast, drive south for a visit of the historical towns of Nyanza and Butare.

Lunch in Butare. Afternoon, proceed further southwards to Nyungwe Forest National Park for overnight.


Day 3: Nyungwe Forest National Park – Chimpanzee Trek/Other Primates Trek

Early morning Chimpanzee trekking, followed by lunch at your lodge.

Afternoon, embark on the Other Primates trek adventure, returning to your lodge for overnight.


Day 4: Nyungwe Forest National Park/Volcanoes National Park

Morning depart for the Volcanoes National Park with a lunch stop-over at the central Lake Kivu town of Kibuye.

After lunch, continue on your journey northwards, to arrive in late afternoon for overnight.


Day 5: Volcanoes National Park – Gorilla Trek/Twin Lakes

Morning Gorilla trek, followed by lunch at your lodge.

Afternoon, enjoy a visit of the spectacular and scenic Twin Lakes – Burera and Ruhondo. Overnight at your volcanoes lodge.


Day 6: Volcanoes National Park – Golden Monkey Trek/Kigali

Morning Golden Monkey trek, followed by lunch at your lodge.

Afternoon, drive back to Kigali for overnight.


Day 7: Kigali – City Tour/Depart

Morning enjoy a tour of Kigali City, including the genocide museum, museum of natural history and former presidential palace museum; with lunch at one of Kigali’s popular restaurants Later, transfer to the airport for your evening outbound flight.