5 Days, 4 Nights in Rwanda

Trip Overview

Your 5 Days in Rwanda will give you an amazing experience in Rwanda with memorable moments traversing across different amazing safari destinations. You will be able to have a Kigali city tour, you will also be able to visit the Diane Fossey now new Ellen De Generes campus, as well as a boat trip on Lake Kivu. You will also be able to visit Nyungwe National Park for chimpanzee trekking, Colobus monkey trekking and Canopy walk, as well as visit the royal Kings Palace museum en route to Kigali. This will be an amazing trip to explore Rwanda.

Day 1

Today upon arrival in Rwanda, you will be picked up from your point of convenience or hotel for a city tour around Rwanda, and you will be able to visit Kigali genocide memorial grounds and other famous and beautiful landmarks around the vibrant and verdant Kigali city, later you will have your lunch and then be dropped back at Kigali Marriott Hotel.

Destination:  Kigali -Rwanda

Activities:  Arrival & Kigali city tour
Meals:  Lunch

Accommodation:  None

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Day 2, Visit Diane Fossey & Transfer to Lake Kivu

Today early in the morning you will be picked up from the hotel at Marriott to transfer to Musanze near the Volcanoes National Park to visit the Diane Fossey which is now the new Ellen DeGeneres Campus to have an insight into the history of Diane Fossey and her gorilla conservation works, here you will get to know all the information about Gorilla conservation, very good for the elderly and young children who cannot trek, you may give 4 hours while you are the museum. later you will have lunch before being transferred to Lake Kivu. Arrive in Gisenyi Lake Kivu and Have an evening boat trip which will create fun and excitement. You will be driven to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Destination:  Kigali – Musanze – Lake Kivu

Activities:  Visit Diane Fossey (Ellen DeGeneres Campus) & Transfer to Lake Kivu
Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation:  Mid-range & Luxury lodging options available

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Day 3, Transfer to Nyungwe & Colobus Monkey Trekking
Today early morning after having breakfast, you will be transferred to Nyungwe National Park, drive through the beautiful country side of Rwanda along Lake Kivu enjoying magnificent sceneries and upon arrival, you will have your lunch before heading to the park for your Colobus monkey trekking. After having lunch head to the park headquarters for a short briefing before trekking, after briefing you will walk into the tropical forests to search for these lovely Colobus monkeys, on finding them spend a full hour with them observing them and later you will return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Destination:  Lake Kivu - Nyungwe
Activities:  Transfer to Nyungwe & Colobus Monkey Trekking

Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation:  Mid-range & Luxury lodging options available

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Day 4, Canopy Walk & Transfer back to Kigali

The following morning after a very early breakfast you will be briefed for your morning chimpanzee trekking. Return to the hotel in time for lunch. After lunch, you will drive to the park for a canopy walk experience through a metallic bridge connected between tree canopies that will give you a great overview of the entire Nyungwe forest, encounters with beautiful birds, butterflies, and sometimes the small monkey primates which will be an exhilarating adventure experience.

Dinner and overnight at your preferred hotel.

Day 5

Later you will now embark on your journey back to Kigali. You will have your enroute lunch in Nyanza before visiting the Royal King’s Palace museum where you will have an insight into the culture and traditions of Rwandans plus the history of the past King’s leadership in Rwanda.

 

Later proceed to Kigali arriving in time for your departure flight out of Kigali.

 

Destination:  Nyungwe - Kigali

Activities:  Canopy Walk & Transfer back to Kigali
Meals:  Breakfast & Lunch
Accommodation:  None

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