5 Days Rwanda Primates Safari (Gorillas & Golden Monkeys) : Gorilla and golden monkey trekking, two of the most memorable activities in Volcanoes National Park, will give you the chance to learn more about the endangered primate species as you observe their behavior in the park. The 5 Days Rwanda Primates Safari will give you the most rewarding experience in the park. In addition to other rewarding sights while on your safari, you will have the opportunity to participate in other activities like the Kigali city tour, which will give you the chance to visit the Kigali genocide museum and learn more about the 1994 Kigali genocide, which devastated the Rwandan people.
Day 1: Arrival
Day 2: Golden Monkey Trekking
Day 3: Nature walks
Day 4: Gorilla trekking
Day 5: Departure
Day 1: Arrival
Your safari guide will pick you up at a place either in Kigali city or Kigali international airport on day one of your 5 Days Rwanda Primates Safari (Gorillas & Golden Monkeys) and accompany you as you go through the briefing of your entire safari. You will be briefed on the rules and regulations to follow during your activities and as you participate in your Rwanda safari for an amazing safari during the briefing session where your guide for the safari will give you an insight into the activities you will participate in during your safari like gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, among other activities.
After the briefing, you’ll start your safari by participating in a city tour of Kigali, where you’ll see sights like the Kigali Genocide Memorial Museum, where you can learn about the circumstances that led to the genocide in Rwanda. You’ll also get to visit the Kimironko Market, Rwanda’s largest market, where you can buy souvenirs, organic fruits, traditional clothing, and other goods. The highlight of your Kigali city tour will be a visit to one of the city’s restaurants, where you may savour delectable Rwandan cuisine. After the satisfying experience, you will travel to Volcanoes national park. When you get to the park, you’ll check into your hotel, where you’ll have a leisurely meal and spend the night.
Day 2: Golden Monkey Trekking.
After an early breakfast at your hotel on day 2 of your five days of gorilla trekking and golden monkey trekking in Rwanda, your guide will pick you up and drive you to Volcanoes National Park so you can participate in golden monkey trekking and learn more about the primate species. Once you arrive at the park, you will be taken to the park headquarters where you will meet your guide for the golden monkey trekking in Rwanda. With the habituated golden monkey troop, you will learn more about the primates’ behavior in the park and have the opportunity to take pictures of them. When your trip with the golden monkeys is over, you will be transferred to your hotel for lunch and some downtime. Later, you will be transferred to the Iby’wacu cultural villages, where you will have the opportunity to experience the local way of life.
Day 3: nature walks.
After an early breakfast at your hotel on day three of your 5-day gorilla trekking and golden monkey trekking trip in Rwanda, you will be taken to the park to participate in nature walks where you will have the opportunity to see a number of rewarding attractions like the Musanze caves significant to the history of Rwanda and the numerous primate species like dent’s monkeys and golden monkeys. After the enjoyable activity, you will return to your hotel for lunch, and later that evening, you will have dinner and rest up in anticipation of the next day’s activities.
Day 4: gorilla trekking.
On day fourth day of your 5-day gorilla trekking and golden monkey trekking trip in Rwanda. After an early breakfast you will be offered a packed lunch, you will be picked up by your guide and transported to the volcanoes national park where you will participate in the fantastic gorilla trekking activity in the park on day four of your five-day gorilla and golden monkey trekking trip in Rwanda. When you arrive in Volcanoes National Park, you will proceed to the park’s headquarters for a briefing on gorilla trekking there. During this briefing, you will learn the rules you must abide by when going on a gorilla trek there. Before reaching the Rwanda gorilla family, which will provide incredible experiences during the activity, you will get to see a number of attractions like the various bird species, including the long-crested eagle, handsome Francolin archer’s ground robin, African Rwenzori, double collared sunbird, and marsh harrier. You will also get to see a number primate species during the activity. You will return to your hotel for dinner and the night when your activity is finished.
Day 5: departure.
After an early breakfast at the summit on the 5th day of your 5-day gorilla and golden monkey trekking safari in Rwanda, you will descend the mountain and travel to Kigali city, where you will have lunch at one of the city’s finest restaurants. You will then be dropped off at a location of your choice in Kigali city or at the Kigali international airport, marking the end of your safari.
5 Days Rwanda Primates Safari inclusions.
All activities on the itinerary all accommodation as per itinerary.
4X4 safari vehicle, Fuel.
Pick up and Drop off at Kigali.
Full time English speaking driver/ guide.
Bottled mineral water while on safari.
5 Days Rwanda Primates Safari Exclusions
All items of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, beer,