7 days Primate Tracking Rwanda

7 day primate tracking in Rwanda gives the best and memorable experience to the tourist to visit the 3 national parks of Rwanda that is Volcano, Nyungwe & Akagera. In the 7 days around the parks, visitors are given the chance to also interact with the locals around these national parks.

Day 1
Meet and greet with tour guides at Serena Hotel Kigali. Travel from Kigali to Nyungwe forest national park.
Arrive at the park in time for briefing before entering the forest in search for man’s closest relatives. Track the chimps and the rare monkeys only found in Nyungwe forest national park. Return to the accommodation for relaxation and overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 2
After served early breakfast, take a forest walk to the Nyungwe forest and expect to see different and unique bird species i.e. 280 bird species recorded In Nyungwe, majority are found out to be forest specialties. Return to the booked hotel for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 3
After early served breakfast, go for chimpanzee tracking in nyungwe forest and carryout with you packed lunch. Tourists get a chance to spot different primates like l’hoest monkeys, velevet monkey, black & white colobuz monkey and grey cheeked mangabey among others. Return to the hotel for relaxation dinner and overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 4
At 6:30am after early served breakfast, go for a nature walk in the forest. Expect to see different animals and bird species. Return to the hotel in time for lunch. In the afternoon, transfer to volcanoes national park. Arrive at La palme hotel in time for dinner & overnight stay.(full board)

Day 5
After early served breakfast, transfer from La Palme hotel to Kinigi park headquarters for briefing starting the journey to search for man’s shy cousins. The trekking takes between 2-8 hours. Tourists are advised to carry with them packed lunch, enough drinking water and rain gears as the weather may change anytime of the day. Return to the lodge in time for relaxation dinner & overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 6
Early morning after served breakfast, check out of the hotel and drive to Lake Kivu. In the evening, the tourist will get the opportunity to relax on the shores of lake kivu especially the beauty of the area at sunset. Return to the lodge/hotel for evening tea, dinner and overnight stay at Paradise Mallahide. (Full Board)

Day 7
After early served breakfast, check out of paradise Mallahide hotel and drive to Kigali for a city tour. This will include: visiting the genocide memorial sites around town, a walk to the Kigali market. At the memorial sites in Kigali, get ready to know the rich history especially about the two tribes of Rwanda i.e. Hutu and Tutsi. After the city tour, return to the hotel for lunch before transferring to the airport for departure.