7 Days Rwanda Chimps & Gorilla Safari

7 Days Rwanda Gorilla and Wildlife Safari-Chimps and Gorilla Tour

Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest

You will be met by our safari guide and proceed to Nyungwe Forest National Park. On your Chimpanzee in Nyungwe Forestl, you may decide to carry a guided nature walk. Dinner and overnight at Gisakura Guest House

Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking

Early start trekking for the chimpanzees, this can take anything from a few hours to a full day depending on where the chimpanzees are. It should be mentioned that it is not guaranteed to see the chimps as they are unpredictable and can move long distances in one day. There are several other primates in Nyungwe such as the Rwenzori colobus, L’Hoest’s monkey, Silver monkey, Owl faced monkey and the Grey cheeked Mangabey. Dinner and overnight Gisakura Guest House

Day 3: Drive to Ruhengeri

You will have a long day’s drive to the foothills of the volcanoes that make up Volcanoes National Park in Northern Rwanda. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Nest Lodge/La Palme Hotel/Kinigi Guest House

Day 4 & 5: Gorilla Trekking

You have two full days of gorilla trekking. Have an early breakfast and be transferred to Kinigi Park Headquarter for briefing before you start the trekking activity in the park. Trekking through the forest, hills and swamps can be tough, strenuous and tiring, sometimes taking up to 8 hours in the forest. But coming in contact with the great primates is well worth the effort. You spend one hour with the gorillas which is a truly amazing experience. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Nest Lodge/La Palme Hotel/Kinigi Guest House

Day 6: Golden Monkey Tracking

This morning, you will participate in another adventure tracking the “Little Primates” of the Virungas, the Golden Monkey (Cercopithecus Kandti), now listed by the IUCN as endangered because of their small numbers. You will be part of a select group of a maximum of 6 people, and the track will take most of the day. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Nest Lodge/La Palme Hotel/Kinigi Guest House

Day 7: Departure

Transfer to Kigali International Airport for your departure flight back home.

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