5 Days Gorillas ,Chimpanzee safari tour in Rwanda with canopy walk
This 5 Days gorillas and chimpanzee tour in Rwanda takes us gorilla tracking in volcanoes national park in Rwanda and chimpanzee tracking in Nyungwe Forest National park. Some of the attractions will be the Kigali city tour, the genocide memorial museum and the king’s palace, bird and mammal species.
The safari is filled with lots of attractions that will make your safari Rwanda the best experience
Highlights of the 5 Days Gorillas ,Chimpanzee safari tour in Rwanda with canopy walk.
Detailed Itinerary for the 5 Days Gorillas and Chimpanzee tour in Rwanda
Day 1: Travel to Volcanoes National Park
On arrival at Kigali international airport you will be received by our tour guide driver who will transfer you to volcanoes National Park we visit the iby’iwacu cultural village to learn about the Rwanda culture before we get to our reserved lodge for dinner and over night.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Expedition
After breakfast, we assemble to the national parks offices for briefing and assignment to a group to trek the mountain gorillas with pre packed lunch I hope you are dressed in the right outfits to trek the mountain gorillas . Please follow the gorilla trekking guidelines given by the game rangers.
The trekking time will be dependent on the location of the mountain gorilla’s family in the forest the tracking will be in the range of 30 minutes to 3 hours to find the primates returning later to the lodge for dinner and over night.
Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park
After breakfast, we travel to Kigali City for a tour of the city, the king’s palace at Nyanza, Murambi Memorial Center and the Butare Museums to see what transpired during the Rwanda genocide that lasted 100 days in 1994 a catastrophe that led to death of hundreds of thousands we later proceed to Nyungwe Forest National Park where we spend the night.
Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking ,Birding in Nyungwe Forest National park
After breakfast, we start our chimpanzee tracking experience in Nyungwe Forest National park we shall have a guided tour as we track the primates in the forest. We shall have an opportunity to see lots of birds species in the national park as we walk through the s relatively slippery and steep trek through the forest.
Other primates that we will see on the trek are L’hoest monkeys, Angola monkeys, Vervet monkeys, ,silver monkey, olive baboons, red-tailed monkeys, Grey-cheeked Mangabeys among others on top of the about 300 bird species that can be found in the forest returning later to the lodge for dinner.
Day 5: Canopy walk and Transfer to Kigali
After breakfast, we proceed to the Uwinka visitors center for a canopy walk tour that lasts 2 hours before we drive back to Kigali city for your flight back home..
End of 5 Days Gorillas ,Chimpanzee safari tour in Rwanda with canopy walk