Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safari – 8 days

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Embark on an unforgettable 8-day gorilla and chimpanzee safari in Rwanda. Journey into the heart of lush rainforests, witness the incredible mountain gorillas and playful chimpanzees in their natural habitat. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Rwanda’s wildlife and landscapes. Join us on this incredible primate adventure!


Cultural Exploration
Arrive in Kigali, the vibrant capital city of Rwanda, where you will be warmly welcomed by our guide. Take a break to refresh and then embark on a cultural exploration of Kigali. Visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial, local markets, and immerse yourself in the city's vibrant culture and history.

Gorilla Trekking
Leave Kigali and journey to Volcanoes National Park, home to the renowned mountain gorillas. Begin your exceptional gorilla trekking adventure, following expert guides through dense forests to encounter these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. Spend precious moments observing and photographing the gorillas, an experience that will stay with you forever.

Second Gorilla Trekking
Dive deeper into the wonders of Volcanoes National Park with a second gorilla trekking experience. Explore a different area of the park and encounter a separate gorilla family, allowing for diverse interactions and encounters. This second encounter with these magnificent creatures is sure to amplify your sense of awe.

Chimpanzee Trekking
Head south to Nyungwe National Park, a haven for chimpanzee populations. Embark on an exciting chimpanzee trekking expedition, tracking these playful primates through the dense rainforest. Observe their dynamic behaviors, listen to their echoing calls, and witness their close-knit social interactions in their natural habitat.

Canopy Walk & Nature Walk
Experience the enchanting beauty of Nyungwe National Park from above as you embark on an exhilarating canopy walk. Walk among the forest canopy, taking in panoramic vistas and observing the diverse birdlife. In the afternoon, enjoy a leisurely nature walk, exploring the park's unique flora and fauna.

Relaxation and Scenic Views
Depart for Lake Kivu, one of Africa's Great Lakes, known for its stunning beauty and tranquil atmosphere. Take time to relax on sandy beaches, enjoying breathtaking views of the lake and surrounding landscapes. Engage in optional water activities like kayaking or boat rides, allowing you to fully unwind amidst nature's splendor.

Wildlife Safari
Embark on a wildlife safari in Akagera National Park, located in the eastern part of Rwanda. Explore this picturesque savannah landscape, encountering a wide range of wildlife, including elephants, giraffes, zebras, and various antelope species. Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring beauty of the park while capturing unforgettable safari moments.

Return to Kigali for a final day of exploration. Discover the city's cultural gems, visit art galleries, and wander through craft markets, where you can purchase unique souvenirs. Reflect on your incredible primate safari as you bid farewell to Rwanda, filled with memories of these breathtaking encounters. Depart with a deep appreciation for Rwanda's wildlife and warm hospitality.

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Transportation between destinations
  • Entrance fees to national parks and attractions
  • Experienced English-speaking guide
  • Gorilla and chimpanzee trekking permits
  • Canopy walk and nature walk experiences
  • Boat ride on Lake Kivu
  • Game drives in Akagera National Park
  • International and domestic flights
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional activities or excursions
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
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Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safari – 8 days

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