5 Days Chimpanze and Gorilla tracking Rwanda Safari
Join a 5 Days Chimpanzee and Gorilla tracking Rwanda Safari to trek mountain gorillas in Volcanoes national park and a Chimpanzee Trekking Tour/canopy walk in Nyungwe forest national park with Bujuku Ecotours.
Included in this tour package;
- Gorilla & Chimp tracking Permits
- Ugandan visa fees
- Park Ranger Fees
- Relevant Government Taxes
- Full Board Accommodation
- Full time English speaking Driver/Guide
- Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
- Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.
- Visa Fees for Rwanda
- Personal Insurance
- Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities.
Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National park.
The 5 Days Chimpanzee and Gorilla tracking Rwanda Safari begins as a guide from Bujuku Ecotours meets you at the Airport or your hotel in Kigali for briefing on your trip.
Have an early morning breakfast and transfer to Nyungwe Forest national park home to the endangered chimpanzees. Have an en route visit to the national museum in Butare, the Murambi genocide memorial site, the Nyanza king’s palace.
Dinner and overnight at your booked accommodation.
Nyungwe House (luxury)
Nyungwe Top View Lodge (Deluxe)
Gisakura Guest House (budget)
Day 2: Chimpanzee tracking & Canopy Walk
After breakfast transfer to the park headquarters for a briefing from the park warden on the do’s and don’ts while tracking chimps. You will then transfer to the starting point of the chimpanzee hiking trail. Expect to meet Chimpanzees, black and white colobus monkeys, Vervet monkeys and baboons along the trail. Return to the lodge for relaxation in the health club. In the afternoon, go for a canopy walk rewarding you with a spectacular views of Nyungwe forest, Virunga volcanoes national park and the neighbouring communities.
Overnight and dinner at Nyungwe Forest Lodge (luxury)/ Nyungwe Top View Lodge (Deluxe) / Gisakura Guest House (budget)
Day 3: Transfer to Volcanoes national park.
In the morning, you will enjoy a scenic long drive to Volcanoes national park in Ruhengeri.
Dinner and overnight around Volcanoes national park as you prepare for the following day’s memorable adventure.
-Mountain Gorillas view Hotel -5 Volcanoes Lodge (Luxury)
-Da Vinci Lodge -Gorilla Solution Lodge -Le bamboo Lodge (Deluxe)
-Muhabura Hotel (Budget).
Day 4: Gorilla Trekking.
After the briefing from the senior park ranger commence your memorable gorilla trekking adventure which normally takes 1 to 8 hours in the jungle. You will be allowed to stay in the presence of the gorillas for at least an hour. After the gorilla trek, your safari guide will transfer you back to the lodge for relaxation and any other next activity.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel as above.
Day 5: Transfer back to Kigali.
After breakfast transfer back to Kigali. You may wish to enjoy a city tour including a visit to Gisozi genocide memorial site. The will be ready to transfer you to the airport for your departure flight or another Rwanda trip.
End of safari.