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6 Days in Rwanda

Day 0 :

Greetings and Briefing of the Trip

You will be met and greeted by your trip guide and he/she will brief you on your Safari and overnight stay in Kigali and relax at your Hotel/Place

Day 1 :

Kigali City Tour and overnight in Musanze

In the morning after breakfast, you are going to see Kigali, Capital of Rwanda.
Start the city tour by visiting museums, markets, Mount Kigali and Gisozi memorial site for learning more about genocide against Tutsi of 1994, and campaign against genocide. We drive for 2 hours in the north of Rwanda and overnight in Musanze

Day2 : Kigali - Volcanoes National Park

Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes nation park

Early in the morning after breakfast, you will be transferred to Volcanoes National Park headquarters for your gorilla trekking. You will arrive at the main office at 7:30 am for a short briefing and coffee break before going on your trek.
Return at lunchtime over night at mount gorilla view lodge

Day3 : Volcanoes National Park – Rubavu

In the morning after breakfast, you are going to see community activities in gorilla guardian village Eight different types of traditional dances by all community categories ; men, women, youths and the children, and other local and traditional musical instruments also Visiting a local traditional healer to hear about the different medicinal trees, shrubs, grass and their traditional medicinal uses and how they are administered to local patients. Visit traditional clinics and pharmacies, the elderly and hear their interesting stories of pre and post and then Drive to the Lake Kivu in western of Rwanda.

Check in the hotel and relax on the beach, and at the evening time do the boat ride with the fishermen and overnight in Rubavu.

Overnight Kivu Galax hotel

Day4 : Full day in Rubavu visiting hot spring and

The best weather is almost always early morning and often later in the afternoon. During wet seasons late morning is also usually fine. However, it is sometimes windy from about 10:30 to 14:30 in the dry seasons and thunderstorms sometimes affect afternoon trips in the wet seasons.

Day5 : Rubavu - Rusizi

Early in the morning, you will be heading to the west-southern of Rwanda, with an option of the tea with farmers. Stopover in Kibuye will award you the views of the Lake and Lunch time. Along the way, you will enjoy the thousands of beautiful green hills that make up our country as well as views of Kivu Lake.

Visit environmental museums at Lake Kivu in the Western Province, the building consists of two floors with a traditional herbal medicine garden based on rooftop. It is the first and only environment museum on the continent that exhibits energy sources both renewable and none renewable., and after, enjoy the Lake Kivu by motorboat ride to Islands to see velvet monkeys and bats on the Napoleon Island and a short walk to Peace Island before continue our way to Rusizi

Overnight kivu marina bay hotel .

Day6 : Chimpanzee trekking

After your early breakfast, you will enter the Nyungwe forest to trek for chimpanzee. A walk into the forest with knowledgeable guides well versed in botany, ornithology, and interspecies relationships will be a whole new learning experience for you. You will return to the guest house for lunch overnight kivu marina bay hotel .

Day7 Canopy in Nyungwe National parks

Moring after break fast . the canopy walkway provides an exhilarating perspective on the ancient treetops and wildlife.
The 160m long and 70m high suspension bridge is accessible as part of a guided tour along the Igishigishigi trail, or to those hiking the Imbaraga or Umuyove trails.

Day8 : Nyungwe – Huye - Kigali

After early morning breakfast, you will drive going out the Nyungwe Forest. On the way, you will visit Ethnographic Museum of Butare , Nyanza King’s Palace in Nyanza build in 1934. Nyanza was the capital of the ancient Rwanda Kingdom before the arrival of the Europeans. Afterwards, we drive you in Kigali and overnight in Kigali.

Highlights

• Culture tours
• Hiking and visit island
• Gorilla trekking
• Chimpanzee
• Boat trips
• Museums
• Kigali City tour
• Game driver
• Fishing if applicable.

Inclusions

• Guiding fees
• Nine nights’ accommodation
• A professional driver/guide
• Transportation in Land cruiser
• All entrance fees (All activities to be done)
• Pick up and drop off

Exclusions
• Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
• Alcoholic drinks/spirits
• All meals
• Laundry
• Personal Insurance and International flight (from/to home)
• Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fee, tips, etc)
• International flights (From/to home)