Guided Rwanda Safari and Tour

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This 3 days gorilla trekking Rwanda package offers a memorable wildlife adventure to the Mountain Gorillas of Rwanda in Volcanoes National Park. Up to ten families/groups of Mountain Gorillas have been habituated in Volcanoes National Park for this incredible experience. After the gorilla expedition in Volcanoes National Park, the tour winds off with a Kigali City, one of Africa’s most vibrant and progressive capital cities of Africa.

Highlights

  • Gorilla tracking
  • Covers gorilla trekking permit
  • 1 visit to Iby'iwacu Cultural Village
  • Transportation in private 4x4 safari vehicle
  • Transfer from and to the airport
  • English-speaking guides
  • 2 nights' lodging
  • Daily meals

Skill level

  • Intermediate

Styles


2 activity days in English
Spoken languages: English
The maximum participants in the group is 8

Airport transfer included: Entebbe International Airport

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Accommodation

Facilities

  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Terrace

During the safari, you will be staying in an accommodation provided by Simba Africa Expeditions.

Simba Africa Expeditions Safari Rwanda Itinerary

Day 1: Volcanoes National Park

You will be picked up from your hotel or Entebbe International Airport (EBB) and travel northwards to Volcanoes National Park. The travel time is approximately 3 hours. After that, you will check into your accommodation and relax for the rest of the day while enjoying the spectacular views of Virunga Mountains and the rolling hills. You will enjoy meals and stay overnight at the lodge.

  • Meals: lunch and dinner

Day 2: Volcanoes National Park

You will wake up early at about 06:30 for a cup of tea / coffee and pick the packed lunch, drinking water, and a raincoat. Then, you will be transferred to the park headquarters in Kinigi by 07:30. In the park, you will be assigned with rangers and a particular gorilla family you shall track. Volcanoes National Park has up to 10 habituated gorilla groups for the tracking experience. Each gorilla group is tracked by no more than 8 travelers in a single day.

After the allocation and briefing from the rangers, you will be transferred to start your tracking just outside Volcanoes National Park. There, you will also find the porters who will carry your bags. When you find the gorillas, you are allowed to view and observe them for an hour, an hour of a lifetime. After that, you will return to meet your driver at the starting point and be transferred to your lodge to relax, have dinner, and sleep.

  • Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3: Kigali

After having an early breakfast, you will head to the Iby'iwacu Cultural Village for enjoying a great dance and cultural performance by the Rwandan people. You will then check out and travel to Kigali, one of the most vibrant and fastest growing cities in Africa. You will visit the local markets and purchase some souvenirs such as crafts. You also get to visit Kigali Genocide Memorial Center. You will have lunch during the tour and be dropped off at your accommodation.

  • Meals: breakfast and lunch

Included excursions

During this safari, you will have a Kigali city tour on the last day.

Location

On this safari you will visit Volcanoes National and Kigali, Rwanda.

Food

2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners, and bottled drinking water will be served for you during the safari.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Organic
  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

What's included

  • 1 visit to Iby'iwacu Cultural Village and Kigali Genocide Memorial Center
  • 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 2 dinners
  • Airport transfers
  • City excursion in Kigali
  • Driver allowances
  • English-speaking driver / guide
  • Gorilla tracking
  • Gorilla trekking permit
  • Private safari vehicle
  • Pure bottled drinking water

What's not included

  • Airfares
  • Laundry
  • Luxury drinks
  • Personal expenses (shopping and cigarettes)
  • Personal insurance
  • Porter fee while touring
  • Telephone fees
  • Tips to local guides
  • Uganda visa

How to get there

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight and arrive at Entebbe International Airport (EBB). Simba Africa Expeditions' driver will pick you up from the airport. The pick-up is included in the price.

Airport: Entebbe International Airport Airport transfer included: Entebbe International Airport No additional charges. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
  • The deposit is fully refundable if the booking is cancelled up to 14 days before the arrival date.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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