Day 1: Arrival at Kigali International airport
After completion of customs and immigration formalities you will be met at the airport by our representative/driver guide, have your safari briefings and then drive to Musanze town home to the Mountain Gorillas found in Volcanoes National Park.
Overnight: Home Inn Hotel

Meal Plan: Full Board

Home Inn has Modern comfortable self-contained rooms fully equipped with satellite TV with more channels, wireless network, external phone line and warm water in modern bathrooms. With special cuisine acquainted to; Continental, Oriental, African and Rwandan cuisines, Home Inn ensures that every traveler has a restful and productive stay.
Day 2: Volcanoes National – Mountain Gorillas trek
Breakfast, then report to the park headquarters for gorilla trekking formalities and briefing on “gorilla etiquette”. After locating your assigned Gorilla group you will spend one hour in their company. After your trek, descend to the vehicle parking and then drive back to the Lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, do inspection of other lodges with an optional visit to the little known but compellingly beautiful twin lakes of BULERA and RUHONDO
Overnight: Home Inn Hotel

Meal Plan: Full Board
Day 3: Volcanoes National – Golden Monkeys
After an early breakfast we report again to the Volcanoes National Park’s Office to undergo the now Golden monkeys trekking formalities. Then enter the forest for the golden monkey trek.  After locating the Golden monkey group you will spend a time in their company and then retrace your steps back down the volcano slopes, Have lunch and then drive to Gisenyi a beautiful developed lake resort town on the shores of the Lake Kivu. Lake Kivu is the greatest Lakes in Rwanda and is in the Albertine (western) Rift valley. Spend your evening at the lake shores.
Overnight: Palm Garden Resort

Meal Plan: Half Board


Is a very beautiful comfortable resort on the shores of Lake Kivu that offers affordable accommodation and enjoyable authentic African cuisine! You will be amazed by its professional staff and its beautiful location.
Day 4: Gisenyi – Nyungwe Forest National Park
Spend your morning at the Lake shores with an optional boat ride (to be booked & paid locally) and thereafter, enjoy the scenic drive to Nyungwe via Kibuye another beautiful lake resort town (where you will have lunch) before proceeding to Nyungwe. The drive is through beautiful rolling hills enclosed by steep and green terraced hills along the way. The road winds endlessly in a countless number of twists and turns, and the common storm clouds lend a raggedly romantic panorama to this region.
Overnight: Nyungwe Forest Lodge

Meal Plan: Full Board

Nyungwe Forest Lodge is situated in the Gisakura working tea plantation, on the edge of the Nyungwe National Park designed to fit harmoniously within its beautiful natural surroundings, the lodge offers guests exceptional 5-star comfort and ensures an experience rich in local culture, fluently fused with quality service and African courtesy.


Day 5: Nyungwe Forest National Park – Chimps trek
After an early breakfast, report to the park headquarters for trekking formalities then depart for a hike into Nyungwe Forest in search of chimps. There is a lot more in Nyungwe than just chimps. Colobus Monkeys, Mangabeys, various other primate species and lots of forest dwelling birds will be encountered on the way. For those interested in botany, the flora in Nyungwe comes as an added bonus, after trek drive back to the lodge for lunch. Afternoon, relax at the guesthouse or visit the nearby areas.
Overnight: Nyungwe Forest Lodge

Meal Plan: Full Board
Day 6: Nyungwe – Butare – Kigali
After breakfast, depart Nyungwe back to Kigali via Butare the Royal City have lunch, visit the National Museum and Kings’ palace and then proceed Kigali.
Overnight: Banana Boutique Hotel

Meal Plan: bed and breakfast
Banana Boutique Hotel is an oasis of luxury and enchantment where you can experience the true beauty and majesty of Rwanda and observe its natural surroundings. Friendly service and a lively atmosphere are key features of this hotel and you are assured of an extraordinary experience that blends African architecture and structure interspersed with luxurious surroundings plus modern amenities.
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast, take up Kigali city tour including Gisozi Genocide memorial site, reflecting on the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Depending on your flight schedule, transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
Walk a unique experience!!!

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