5 Days Gorillas, Golden monkeys & Akagera
5 Days Gorillas, Golden monkeys & Akagera. Trek gorillas in volcanoes national park, track golden monkeys and wildlife safari in Akagera national park.
Detailed Itinerary: 5 Days Gorillas, Golden monkeys & Akagera
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
First of all, you will be picked from your residence or Airport in Kigali; afterwards go for a city tour where you will visit the Genocide memorial site and the local market. Have lunch and drive to Volcanoes National Park. Dinner and overnight stay at Kinigi guesthouse (B.L.D)
Day 2: Gorilla trekking
After breakfast you will head to the park headquarters for briefing about the dos and don’ts while with the gorillas; proceed to trek the mountain gorillas after you have found the gorilla family, spend an hour observing and taking pictures. After the memorable adventure with the gorillas, you will have lunch and later visit the twin lake Bulera and Ruhondo. Dinner and overnight at Kinigi guesthouse (B.L.D)
Day 3: Golden Monkey tracking and transfer to Akagera National park
After breakfast drive to the park sanctuary for briefing about tracking golden monkeys. Afterwards track golden monkeys and spend some time observing and taking pictures. Return to the lodge for hot lunch. Transfer to Akagera National park via Kigali. Then dinner and overnight at Akagera game lodge. (B.L.D)
Day 4: Akagera National Park
After breakfast take a game drive to spot giraffes, gazelles, elephants, buffaloes and also a variety of bird species. Then in the afternoon canoe ride on Lake Ihema to spot crocodiles, hippos and a variety of bird species. Rwanda has about 726 of 1388 bird species observed in East Africa. dinner and overnight at Akagera game lodge. (B.L.D)
Day 5: Transfer to kigali
Finally after breakfast drive back to Kigali. You will visit the craft market. Later you will be transferred to Kigali International Airport in time to catch your flight back home.
End of Safari.
Price from $2,568 per person (minimum of 2 persons)
- Airport transfers
- Ground transport per 4WD safari vehicle
- Services of an English-speaking driver/guide
- Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary, based on double room
- Three meals a day, apart from where it is B.B
- Drinking bottled water in the safari vehicle
- All Park entrance fees
- Ranger fees
- Gorilla permit (USD $1500 per permit in Rwanda)
- Golden monkey (USD $100 per permit)
- All mentioned activities except for the optional ones.
- International flight
- Visa (USD $ 50 per person)
- Meals and drinks not mentioned
- Christmas supplement.