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 ,go for a city tour where you will visit the Genocide memorial site, the local market, have lunch and drive to Volcanoes National Park. Dinner and overnight stay at your lodge (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. Then proceed to trek the mountain gorillas after you have found the gorilla family, you will 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 the lodge (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. Then you will track golden monkeys, spend some time observing and taking pictures. Return to the lodge for hot lunch. Transfer to Akagera National park via Kigali. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. (B.L.D)
Day 4: Akagera National Park
After breakfast take a game drive to spot giraffes, gazelles, elephants, buffaloes and a variety of bird species.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 your 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.