10 DAYS

Land of a Thousand Hills

This 10-day safari in Rwanda promises an unforgettable and enriching adventure, showcasing the country’s diverse landscapes, rich wildlife, and vibrant culture. From the bustling capital city of Kigali to the lush rainforests and serene lakeshores, each day offers unique experiences that will leave a lasting impact on travelers.

Day 1 | ARRIVAL IN KIGALI, RWANDA – A WARM WELCOME TO THE LAND OF A THOUSAND HILLS

Upon your arrival in Kigali, Rwanda’s vibrant capital city, you will be greeted with warm hospitality and taken to your accommodation. After settling in, your adventure begins with a visit to the Kigali Genocide Memorial, where you can learn about Rwanda’s history and its path to reconciliation. Explore the bustling markets and savor the local cuisine before resting and preparing for the exciting journey ahead.

Day 2 | GORILLA TREKKING IN RWANDA’S VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK – AN ENCHANTING ENCOUNTER

Today is a highlight of your trip as you venture into Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park for a remarkable gorilla trekking experience. Guided by knowledgeable trackers, you’ll embark on a thrilling hike through lush forests to encounter these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. Witnessing the gentle giants up close is a humbling and awe-inspiring moment that you’ll cherish forever.

Day 3 | GOLDEN MONKEY TREKKING AND CULTURAL IMMERSION – NATURE’S TREASURES AND LOCAL TRADITIONS

Dive deeper into Volcanoes National Park’s biodiversity with a golden monkey trek, where you’ll spot these playful primates in their mountainous realm. In the afternoon, immerse yourself in the local culture by visiting nearby communities. Engage with the residents and gain insights into their way of life, traditions, and customs.

Day 4 | SAFARI ADVENTURE IN AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK – WILDLIFE AND WATER WONDERS

Travel to Akagera National Park, a wildlife haven in the eastern part of Rwanda. Embark on a thrilling game drive to witness an array of wildlife, including elephants, buffalos, lions, giraffes, and various antelope species. Experience the park’s diverse landscapes and take a boat safari on Lake Ihema, where hippos, crocodiles, and an array of birdlife abound.

Day 5 | FURTHER EXPLORATION OF AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK – A SAFARI CONTINUES

Continue your exploration of Akagera National Park with more game drives. Each moment spent in this wilderness will provide unique encounters and memorable sightings of Africa’s iconic wildlife.

Day 6 | CHIMPANZEE TREKKING AND CANOPY WALK IN NYUNGWE FOREST NATIONAL PARK – A PRIMATE PARADISE

Journey to Nyungwe Forest National Park, a pristine rainforest brimming with biodiversity. Embark on an exciting chimpanzee trek to observe these intelligent primates in their natural habitat. Afterward, experience the forest from a different perspective with a thrilling canopy walk, offering breathtaking views of the forest’s verdant canopy.

Day 7 | RELAXATION BY LAKE Kivu – TRANQUILITY AMIDST SCENIC BEAUTY

Head to the shores of Lake Kivu, a picturesque lake surrounded by rolling hills. Enjoy a day of relaxation by the tranquil waters, taking in the serene atmosphere and refreshing breeze.

Day 8 | CULTURAL EXPLORATION AND LAKESHORE LEISURE – ENGAGING WITH LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Explore the neighboring communities by Lake Kivu, interacting with the friendly locals and learning about their daily lives. Engage in cultural exchanges and gain a deeper appreciation for Rwanda’s rich heritage.

Day 9 | SERENITY BY LAKE Kivu – TIME TO UNWIND

Savor another day of relaxation by Lake Kivu, indulging in the peace and beauty of the surroundings. Reflect on the unforgettable experiences and memories you’ve made throughout your journey.

Day 10 | FAREWELL TO RWANDA – DEPARTURE FROM KIGALI

As your journey comes to an end, depart from Kigali with cherished memories of Rwanda’s captivating landscapes, incredible wildlife, and the warm spirit of its people. Bid farewell to this enchanting land of a thousand hills, knowing that its beauty and hospitality will forever hold a special place in your heart.

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