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Day1: Arrival in Kigali
Upon your arrival, meet the guide and thereafter transfer to your hotel for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: B/B
Have breakfast, and after transfer to Ruhengeriin the north, the land of a Thousand Hills. Have lively and friendly tour to town centre; visit the group of brick makers. Thereafter transfer to your hotel of accommodation and have a traditional dinner and entertainment by local dance group, to experience the cultural dances. Dinner and overnight at Lebombou lodge/Laplame Hotel/Kinigi guest house. Meal plan: F/B
Day3: Visit to the Lakes
Have breakfast, and then visit the beautiful region of the twin Lakes Burera and Ruhondo. You will be introduced to traditional sustainable farming methods with African vegetables and fruits, visit the local fishermen and also see the fishing competition with children from the adjacent villages. You will then have a launch cruise in one of the traditional canoes and have a visit to the convent Foyer de Charity, visit the local witch doctors and the snake man, return to lodge for dinner and overnight, meal plan: F/B
Day4: Visit Lake Kivu and tea plantations
Have breakfast, and then drive to Gishenyi at the northern shores of Lake Kivu, visit the tea plantations, do some shopping at a farmers market then, have a tour of the city which repeatedly gained tragic publicity in the past decade because of enormous refugee camps, hunger, epidemics and, recently, a devastating volcanic eruption that reminded of the fate of the historic town of Pompeii and then drive to Kigali and have your dinner and overnight at Kigali Serena Hotel/Demilles Collin Hotel. Meal plan: F/B
Day5: Visit to the Palace
Have breakfast, and then drive to Nyanza, the historical seat of the ancient Rwandan kings and visit the Palace, then drive to Butare, Rwanda cultural centre and visit the National Museum. Drive to Kigaliand tour the city. Evening experience the cultural performances of the Batwa Pottery Project with an introduction to the life of the first Rwandans, their art of pottery as well as singing, drumming and dancing. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight, meal plan: F/B
Have breakfast, then drive to Kigali, first have a look at the genocide memorial sites or lively in Kigali suburbs en-route and then depart back home.
The package includes:
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Visit cultural sites
Visit the palace
Visit the Lake Kivu and the Crater Lakes (Burera and Ruhondo)
English speaking guide
Mineral water on board
The expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, Luxury drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone calls, and porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills.