This 7 Days Rwanda gorillas & wildlife safari involves visiting Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda for gorilla trekking, Nyungwe national park for chimp trekking and Akagera national park for wildlife safari. We shall start and end in Kigali guided by Lets Go Tours Rwanda

Safari Overview

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Day 2: Gorilla trekking
Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest
Day 4: Chimp trekking
Day 5: Return to Kigali
Day 6: Transfer to Akagera National Park
Day 7: Game drives and return to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Ruhengeri

You will be picked from the airport on arrival, or be met at the hotel at 10am. Do a city tour and proceed to Parc National Des Volcans. Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 2: Gorilla trekking
After breakfast, go to the park headquarters for a briefing and after go gorilla trekking in Parc National des Volcans. 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. After lunch, you will be transferred to Gisenyi to relax at the Hotel.Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest
After breakfast, have a boat ride on Lake Kivu and later transfer to Nyungwe National Park. The road is panoramic along the Lake. Have lunch en route in Kibuye, Arrive at the lodge in time for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Chimpanzee Trekking
After an early breakfast, you will go for chimpanzee trekking. Nyungwe is a vast, mountain rain tropical forest over 1000 sq km in size. It is home to 13 species of primates, over 275 species of birds, 100 varieties of orchids. Ensure you carry with you packed lunch and water. Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 5: Transfer to Kigali
Have breakfast and drive back to Kigali with en- route stop-over at the Genocide Memorial of Murambi. You may decide to visit the Nyanza Royal Palace. The site displays original items and pieces of history of the Old Mwami who was the King. Proceed to Kigali for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Kigali – Akagera National Park
After breakfast you will drive to the east of Rwanda to Akagera National Park. You will have an afternoon canoe ride on Lake Ihema to see the large number of hippo, the huge Nile crocodile and birds. Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 7: Game drives – Transfer to Kigali – Departure

After breakfast, go for a morning game drive in the park and you will be able to see a variety of birds and animals such as elephant, giraffe, buffalo, spotted hyena and many more. Later proceed back to Kigali. Transfer to the airport for your departure flight