Day 1: Arrival at Kigali Airport
Upon arrival in Rwanda, you will meet your driver guide at the airport and then transfer to Hotel des Mille Collines or Iris Guest House in Kigali. You will be briefed about the safari as you prepare your self to explore all the best Rwanda has to offer.
Day 2: Kigali – Akagera National park
Your driver guide will pick you from your Hotel in the morning after breakfast, start a 2-hour drive eastwards to Akagera National Park near Tanzania boarder. Along the journey, you will be exposed to beautiful scenic viewing.
Day 3: Game drive and Boat trip: Akagera National Park
Wake up early for a cup of tea / coffee and proceed for a morning game drive to catch up with early raisers and predators returning to their hideouts.
Day 4: Akagera National Park - Volcanoes National Park
Have early breakfast and drive back to Kigali, visit the Genocide Memorial, where you will hear stories of survival and the heart-warming stories of recovery and rebuilding hope.
Day 5 & 6: Gorilla Tracking - Parc National des Volcans
We will wake-up early for breakfast, drive to Kinigi station (with packed lunch and water) for a briefing about the ‘Dos’ and ‘Don’ts’ while with gorillas. There after, join your trackers and head up the slopes of the Forest to visit one of the habituated groups of gorillas.
Day 7: Parc National des volcans – Kigali – Departure
Have a nice relaxed final morning, where we can just soak in the ambiance of the place, reflect back upon the adventures of our past week, and pack. Depending on our flight schedules we may have lunch at the Lodge and then depart for Kigali for your return flight.