Day 01: Arrival
Arrival and transfer to Kigali City blue hotel – Bed and Breakfast
Day 02: Town tour- history of the county
Start historical-minded exploration of Kigali city with visits to landmarks from colonial, post-independence, genocide and post-genocide times i.e. Kigali Solaire, Stade regionale, Kigali Genocide memorial site where over 259,000 genocide victims were put to rest in mass graves, Dr. Richard Kandt Museum who was the first Germany explorer to settle in Kigali, Belgian camp where they killed the 10 Belgian UN soldiers who were protecting the moderate prime minister before the start of genocide etc. Transfer to Bugesera in the afternoon to visit the reconciliation village where the survivors of genocide live together in harmony with the perpetrators that killed their own families, Nyamata and Ntarama genocide churches where thousands of innocent people were butchered in the house of God. Dinner and overnight at Gorrilla Hotel
Day 03: Gorilla Trekking
Early breakfast at 6am then transfer to the park at 6am for briefings and grouping. Option to visit Buhanga forest in the afternoon where all the Rwanda kings were initiated or Kinigi Cultural Village for traditional dances and music, bio-mimicry and traditional healing lessons.
We are embark on a once in a life time experience of tracking mountain gorillas.
Once you spot them you are allowed to spend an hour watching your closest long lost cousin. This is perhaps one of the most breathtaking wildlife experiences on earth!!! You get so close to these awesome giant primates. Dinner and overnight at Gorrilla Hotel
Day 04: Nyungwe National Park
The journey takes around 7 hours but on good roads or follow the dirt bumpy road that meanders around Lake Kivu with beautiful scenery of “1000 hills and a million smiles”. Top View hotel or Gisakura Guest house.
Day 05: Chimpanzee trekking
Early breakfast at 4:30am then drive to the edge of the forest where chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe starts. Back to the hotel and refresh then drive to Kigali.
End of trekking Experience!!