7 days best of Rwanda

7 days best of Rwanda

Duration

7 Days

Tour Type

Multi-Day Tour

Group Size

20 People Max

Languages

English, French, Chinese, German,

You will have a Meet and greet with our Company Representative at the airport who will then transfer you to Kigali, the capital of Rwanda to your accommodation. Depending on your arrival time, stroll the streets of the capital to acclimatize yourself and fit into the Rwandan way

4 Days /3 Night

You will have a Meet and greet with our Company Representative at the airport who will then transfer you to Kigali, the capital of Rwanda to your accommodation. Depending on your arrival time, stroll the streets of the capital to acclimatize yourself and fit into the Rwandan way

This morning after breakfast, you will drive to Kigali town for a city tour where you will get to know Rwanda’s most beautiful and amazing city. You also get to learn about the country’s culture and history by visiting the cultural and historical sites of Kigali.

Kigali is Rwanda’s capital city and was named by Doctor Richard Kandt in 1907, the first colonial governor of Rwanda. The city is built on several hills and valleys, there by gaining the title- “the land of a thousand hills” or Hilly city.

Places of interest include;

Genocide Memorial Centre: regarded as one of the best museums in Africa. Visiting the Gisozi Museum lets you learn of the dark times of the 100 days of genocide in the entire country in 1994.

Kandt Museum and Natural History Museum: It is found at the base of Mt. Jali and Mt.
Kigali, and this is the same place where the German explorer, Dr. Kandt Resided.

Presidential Palace Museum: This palace was for the former president Habyarimana who passed away in 1994 in a plane crash in the presidential compound. It is his death that launched the era of genocide.

Nyamata Church Genocide site: this is another site where the genocide took place. Over 5000 people died in and around this church in 1994.

Art Museum: you will get to visit Inema Arts Centre for contemporary African Arts, paintings, jewelry, sculptures, African fabrics and leatherworks. While at the museum, visitors will be treated to some cool performances from the young children at the art museum.

Nyamirambo walking tour: This is filled with character and the streets are almost bustling with people - Unlike the rest of the city’s sleepy streets.

After lunch, you will drive through the city and pass through the scenic country of a thousand hills all draping in unending lush green vegetation cover towards Ruhengeri, the land of the endangered Mountain Gorillas. Have lunch at the lodge. We give you time to have sufficient rest as you restore your energies for your gorilla trek. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Overnight at Kinigi GuestHouse (Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast)

After an early morning breakfast and we get ready to head to the park, to have a coffee or tea just to warm you up. Thereafter attend a short briefing about your Gorilla trek. Then we head into the jungle in search of these shy but gentle giants. Take pleasure and value every minute of the one hour viewing time you have, with these gentle giants. Thereafter we visit the community living at close quarters to the endangered species. All proceeds obtained, are given back to the community, as a token of appreciating their loving warmth they extend towards these gentle, endangered giants.

There a range of optional activities that you can engage in and these include; Golden monkey tracking, Diane Fossy Grave Hike to mention but a few

Overnight at Kinigi GuestHouse (Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast)

Along this scenic drive, you will be taken to the wild side of Rwanda, while meandering through the rolling hills that define the land of Rwanda, taken in by this very spectacular scenery. Arrive in Akagera in time for a game drive. Game drives here hold a full new surprise as nature reveals its treasures in form of wonders that are so scenic, the wildlife like buffalos, antelopes including; the elands, topis, Maasaigirafffes, monkeys, savannah birds, civets, leopards, the hyenas, as well as the serval cats.

Overnight at Akagera Game Lodge(Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast)

 

Akagera Game Lodge stands on a hill at the southern tip of the Akagera National Park elevated above the savannah with exceptional views of the Lake Ihema. With 60 rooms, a conference centre, restaurant, and bar - Akagera Game Lodge is the perfect home base while conferencing or exploring the conservation treasures of Akagera National Park. Your journey begins today.

This morning after breakfast, you will have a boat trip on Lake Ihema home to a massive concentration of hippos and crocodiles. You will then continue to Nyungwe forest: A place home to chimpanzees, other primates and a birding paradise. Relaxation and overnight at your lodge.

Overnight at Gisakura GuestHouse or similar (Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast)

Wake up to the forest chirping of chattering birds and buzzing of the other creatures. Here we engage on a chimpanzee tracking, a walk that will take approximately 3 hours. Discover the beetles, butterflies and forest birds as we search for the chimps. Later on, take a walk to the community where you will get to know more about the Rwandan tradition.

This morning, you will depart the forest and head back to Kigali, visiting a genocide memorial site, while continuing to the capital. Later on, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home

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