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Chimpanzees are man’s closest relatives, sharing up to 98% of the human DNA, they are found in several ecosystems, on our 5 Days Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda and wildlife views in Akagera National Park, we will encounter them in the Nyungwe Forest National Park, it is home to 13 kinds a known primate destination with thousand troops of the Black and white colobus monkey. Akagera National Park is the only savannah park of Rwanda uniquely displaying wildlife species like elephants, giraffes among others, and several bird species.

5 Days Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda

Itinerary overview

Day 1: Genocide visit and Transfer to Akagera National Park

Day 2: Game drives and boat cruise along Lake Ihema

Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park

Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking

Day 5: colobus monkey tracking and departure, end of the 5 Days Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Genocide visit and Transfer to Akagera National Park

You will be welcomed by our company representative, who will meet greet, brief you on the day’s activities, we will drive to the Gisozi Rwanda genocide to pay tribute to the Rwandans who lost their lives during the tribal wars in 1994, we will after drive to Akagera National Park for 2 and half hours arriving for a relaxed evening as we wait for the following day adventures in Rwanda

Luxury: Rusizi tented camp

Midrange: Akagera game lodge

Best budget: Akagera Rhino lodge

Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Game Drives and Boat Cruise along Lake Ihema

Following breakfast, we will embark on a game drive in search of wildlife, especially the early morning risers expect to see elephants, Buffaloes, Masai giraffes, impalas like bush bucks, water bucks, returning for lunch, and an afternoon boat cruise along Lake Ihema, expect more to wildlife ike Hippos, crocodiles, including water birds.

Luxury: Rusizi tented camp

Midrange: Akagera game lodge

Best budget: Akagera Rhino lodge

Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe National Park for the Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda

We will take some thing to eat and drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park, stopping by the Nyanza province en route for historical recaps, lunch in Butare, and proceed to the home of our known relative for an overnight relaxation

Luxury: One and Only Nyungwe

Midrange: Nyungwe Hilltop view lodge

Budget: Gisakura guest house

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking and Canopy Walk

Chimpanzee tracking begins at the visitor center by a briefing from the park rangers, we will then embark on a forest walk in search of the primates, they are sound loud you will hear them at a distance before even meeting them, the one hour assigned to meet the chimpanzee has the biggest memory of an African safari, you will have the chance to meet the young stars bouncing up and down trees without minding human presence, we return for lunch and proceed for an afternoon Canopy walk, the long suspended bridge is lovely and lively, you will have a chance to view the magical forest from the top.

Luxury: One and Only Nyungwe

Midrange: Nyungwe Hilltop view lodge

Budget: Gisakura guest house

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5: Colobus Monkey Tracking and Transfer to Kigali, end of the Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda

We will wake up for tea or coffee, drive to the park in search of the colobus monkeys, same as the chimpanzee they are tracked in the morning hours, it is led by a ranger to meet the black and white uniform monkeys, returning to continue our journey to catch our international flight back home in Kigali.

End of the 5 Days Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda.

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The 5 Days Wildlife Adventure in Rwanda includes;

  • All ground transportation.
  • Park entrance and conservation fees.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Water for highland areas.
  • 4*4 wheel car drive.
  • Meals and drinks as stipulated in the travel plan.
  • Accommodation as indicated.
  • Chimpanzee permit.
  • Bottled water on board.

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks not included.
  • Alcoholic drinks.
  • Gratitude and tips to hotel staff.
  • Visa fees and air tickets.
  • Expenses incurred as a result of personal delays and situations beyond our control.
  • Items of personal nature.
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