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12 Days Discover Rwanda exclusive safari

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Duration

12 Days

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Tour Type

Daily Tour

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Group Size

Unlimited

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Languages

English

Overview

Create lifetime memories of Rwanda on this safari which combines cultural and adventurous experiences including a canopy walk, boat cruises, water activities on Lake Kivu, bird watching, wildlife viewing on the flat plains of Akagera National Park, community based tourism activities, historical sites in Nyanza, chimps trekking in Nyungwe National Park and a memorable encounter with gorillas in Volcanoes National Park.

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrive in Kigali

Welcome by your tour guide at Kigali airport. Transfer to Kigali, check-in to your hotel then enjoy an afternoon Kigali city tour.

Overnight: Kigali 

Day 2: Akagera National Park

Transfer to Akagera National Park and take a boat ride on Lake Ihema.

Overnight: Luxurious camping in the park or comfortable hotel
Overnight: Recommended hotel in Ruhengeri


Day 3: Akagera National Park

Enjoy game drives and community based experiences.

Overnight: Luxurious camping in the park or comfortable hotel

Day 4: Huye and Nyanza

Transfer to Huye and on your way visit the famous catholic cathedral of Kabgayi and the Rwanda National Museum – visit the ancient King's Palace at Nyanza, Rwanda art and the women's drumming group at the university.

Overnight: Recommended hotel in Huye

Day 5: Huye and Nyungwe National Park

Visit the university and market and enjoy the dancers at the museum before transferring to Nyungwe National Park. Visit a tea plantation and spend the afternoon primate viewing in Nyungwe National Park.

Overnight: Recommended hotel in Nyungwe

Day 6: Nyungwe National Park

Trekking of chimps in Nyungwe National Park as well as seeing a beautiful waterfall, the source of the Nile, birding and nature walks.

Overnight: Recommended hotel in Nyungwe

Day 7: Karongi and Lake Kivu

Transfer to Karongi and visit Bisesero on the way, Karongi church and Nyange genocide memorial – boat tour to Amahoro Island, the Island of Peace, in the late afternoon.

Overnight: Recommended hotel in Karongi

Day 8: Rubavu and Lake Kivu

Boat transfer to Gisenyi where you visit the fishing village, hot springs, brewery and communities around.

Overnight: Recommended hotel in Gisenyi

Day 9: Hot springs and Kinigi

Transfer to Kinigi. See traditional dancers and learn about Rwandan drumming, singing and dancing. Additionally, learn about Rwandan cooking in a local family.

Overnight: Home stay or Five Volcanoes Hotel

Day 10: Twin Lakes & Buhanga Forest

Transfer to a fishing village at Lake Ruhondo where you will learn about local fishing methods and visit a Street Children Project in Ruhengeri; learn about sorghum or banana beer production by a women's cooperative and visit another women's cooperative where they produce handicrafts made of banana leaves.

Overnight: Recommended hotel in Ruhengeri

Day 11: Gorilla trekking

Gorilla trekking - enjoy this amazing once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see the silverback gorilla in its natural habitat.

Day 12: Transfer to Kigali

Time to go to the crafts market at CAPLAK and buy some souvenirs before transferring to the airport.
Overnight: Onward journey
Activity: Transfer to Kigali

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