On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be welcomed by members of Primate Safari’s team, who will transfer you to the Hotel and assist you at check in Overnight Stay Park inn by Radisson - BB
Today after breakfast Embark on a City Tour of Kigali including the Genocide Memorial site a grim reminder of a senseless massacre of innocent’s lives in 1994. Learn about Rwanda’s history from pre-colonial times to the 1994 genocide; learn about other genocides in the world and how this country has dealt with that past. Tour more and see the new developments in Rwanda; the recovery has been incredible, a testament to humankind’s resilience. The history of Rwanda dates back centuries, Kigali has been a part of it for 100 years. Founded in 1907 as a German settlement, Kigali did not become the capital until Rwanda’s independence in 1962 when it replaced the colonial seat of power in Butare. Enjoy Lunch at Kigali Serena Hotel.
After Lunch you will depart to the Akagera National Park. The Park is set at a relatively low altitude on the border with Tanzania and scenically dominated by a labyrinth of swamps and lakes that follow the meandering course of the Akagera River. Enjoy afternoon game drive as you head to the Lodge for check in. Dinner and Overnight at Akagera Game Lodge DBBL
Today you will spend your day exploring Akagera National park with Morning and Afternoon game drive.
In the afternoon you will enjoy sunset boat ride (Optional at Extra Cost).
Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Akagera Game Lodge L-DBB
Today you will enjoy an early morning breakfast at your Lodge.
Check out and drive back via Kigali with packed lunch and you will drive to the Volcanoes National park. The journey north passes through the beautiful terraced hill sides that characterize much of Rwanda’s landscape and gradually climbs to the base of the Virunga Volcanoes, sometimes with as many as five peaks visible. Dinner and Overnight at Ingagi Park View Lodge LDBB
Today you will have the rare opportunity to observe the famous Rwandan mountain gorillas (subject to gorilla permits being available). Tracking the gorillas through the forested slopes of the Virunga is a magical experience. If you are lucky you can get to the gorillas, spend an hour with them, and be back at the base in time for a late lunch. Some gorilla families, however, are more elusive, and tracking can take a full day, especially when it is wet and muddy. Return to the Lodge for Lunch followed by Leisure in the afternoon.
If time allows you may choose from a variety of activities at extra cost. Dinner and Overnight at Ingagi Park View Lodge LDBB
Today you will have another opportunity to go for a second Gorilla Trekking to observe the famous Rwandan mountain gorillas or Golden Monkey (subject to permits being available).
Return to the Lodge for Lunch thereafter depart from foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes, driving South past coffee, tea and banana plantations on a breathtaking scenic drive back to Kigali and transferred to Kigali International Airport in time to connect to your onwards departure flight.