11 Days Rwanda Wildlife Safari - Napanda Tours and Safaris

11 Days

Rwanda Wildlife Safari

11 days

Rwanda Wildlife Safari

This comprehensive safari tour covers everything you need to explore and experience in Rwanda wildlife safari – from exciting game drives to educational boat safaris to chimpanzee treks and unique gorilla treks! You will also get the chance to discover Rwanda’s rich history, vibrant culture, and memorable adventures.

We’re committed to helping create moments of discovery as you embark on a trip with us. Our talented guides are not only well equipped to show you around but are more than capable of explaining the experience as you go through it. They are there to help you fully immerse yourself in the moment. Feel free to approach the guide to talk about the trip during your breaks. They would be more than happy to help you make the most out of special moment you’ve discovered. So what are you waiting for? Come and create special moments of discovery with Napanda Tours and Safaris!

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THE TOUR
Inclusions

  • All accommodations and meals as per personalized itinerary
  • Airport/hotel transfers, park fees & applicable regional flights
  • Private use of a specially outfitted 4WD vehicle and binoculars
  • Expert guide and driver (all are fluent in English)
  • Unlimited bottled water, soft drinks and bush snacks
  • Laundry, beer, wine and spirits are included at select lodges and camps
  • Comprehensive support from our operational office in Arusha, Tanzania

THE TOUR
Highlights

  • International Airfare to and from Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • Laundry, soft drinks, beer, wine and spirits not specified above
  • Travel Insurance, gratuities, souvenirs, and Items of a personal nature
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Rwanda wildlife safari

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Arrival 

After meet and greet at Kigali International Airport, you will be brought to your hotel where you can relax, unwind and prepare for the wonderful adventures that await you for the next coming days.

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Genocide Memorial Grounds

After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, you will visit Genocide Memorial Grounds, a beautiful place where you can learn so much about the rich culture and history of Rwanda. Then, after that, you will depart for the world famous Akagera National Park – home of the Big Five and all other big game animals.

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Akagera National Park

On this day, you will go on an early game drive to catch heaps of wildlife herds scattered across the park. In the afternoon, you will go on a boat cruise for an hour to see beautiful water animals and birds.

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Full-day Game Drive

You will spend this day at Akagera National Park for a full-day game drive and have a picnic lunch among the wild.

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Nyungwe Forest National Park

Nyungwe Forest National Park lies southwest of Rwanda and covers a vast area of rainforest that hosts a variety of primates including chimpanzees as well as owl-faced and colobus monkeys. You will also see Canopy Walkway, which is part of the Igishigishigi Trail, that offers views over the valley, surrounding forests, prolific birdlife, and a stunning waterfall.

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Chimpanzee Tracking

After a sumptuous breakfast, you will enter Nyungwe Forest for an exciting chimpanzee trek. An expert guide will walk you through the forest and navigate you to where the chimps and monkeys are. By lunchtime, you will return to the hotel to eat and then have the rest of the day to relax.

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Kibuye

You will start the day early as you will go on a five-hour drive to Kibuye. Along the way, you will enjoy the thousands of beautiful green hills as well as Lake Kivu where you can have a boat safari.

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Volcanoes National Park

Home to mountain gorillas and all other primates, Volcanoes National Park is popular for a reason. It is also home to golden monkeys, spotted hyenas, buffaloes, African elephants, black-fronted duiker, bushbucks and many more! Harboring 178 bird species including at least 29 endemics to Rwenzori mountains and the Virungas, Volcanoes National Park definitely offers an unforgettable safari experience. Plus, you also get to meet up with the people in the community.

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Gorilla Tracking

You will start this day with a filling continental breakfast then later head to the Volcanoes National Park again for a memorable gorilla track experience. This activity will take you as long as possible so you will all carry lunch packs with you.

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Meet the Golden Monkeys

Yet another amazing adventure this day has in store, you will drive back to the mountains as early as possible after breakfast, then you will yet again get another experience a great time with the beautiful golden monkeys for half a day then drive back to the hotel for lunch and later do a community walk.

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Kigali

Today, you will head to the airport after breakfast. This marks the end of your tour.

 

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