4 Days Mountain Gorilla adventure Rwanda


Day1: Kigali-Akagera
Today, after your breakfast from your hotel of residence, meet our guide and drive to eastern Rwanda and Akagera National Park. With lunch en-route and afternoon game drive, evening boat ride and overnight at Akagera Lodge or Camping. Meal plan: Half-Board
Day 2: Game drives and boat trip on Lake Ihema
Dawn game drive in Akagera national park in search of some of the big five and other wild animals and birds like lions, elephants, buffalos, giraffe, hyenas, waterbucks, bush bucks, oribi, warthogs, hartebeest, and different bird species. Return to the lodge for refreshment, breakfast and lunch, and afternoon prepare for a canoe ride on Lake Ihema and here you will spot aquatic wildlife like hippos, crocodiles and much more birds and animals along the shores of the lake. Early evening drive to Volcanoes national park with our dinner and overnight at Kinigi guest house or Mountain gorilla nest lodge. Meal plan: Full-Board
Day3: Volcano gorilla tracking
Have early morning breakfast, and after transfer to the Park Headquarters of Parc National des Volcano. Meet your ranger guides for briefing on how to behave while in the forest searching for the Gorillas and also will let you know more about their behaviors’ and ways of life before you set off. After the briefing you will enter into the forest and search for these endangered rare mountain Gorilla species. This is a once a life adventure and an opportunity one should never miss in life. The activity will take half or full day, therefore you are advised to go with your packed lunch and bottled mineral water, walkable shoes, hut, sun screen, insect repellent, Cameras, rain gears among others you think are vital while in tropical rain forest. After your hour spent with the mountain gorillas, return to lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Full-Board
Day4: Dian Fossey-Kigali
We shall have early morning breakfast, after trek to the Dian Fossey centre and all the good work to save the gorillas it was her effort which is therefore respected by all conservationists. While at centre you will enjoy these apes in their typical mist. Return to lodge for your lunch and later drive to Kigali international airport to board your evening flight back home. Meal plan: Half-Board and end of services.
The safari includes:
Airport transfers
Transportation by safari truck
En-route lunches
Game drives
Boat ride
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Gorilla permits, one per person to by booked in advance
Visit the Dian Fossey
Driver allowances
The safari excludes:
The expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigarettes.