6 Days Gorillas and Akagera National Park.

Day 1: Arrival and Hotel Transfer
kob in akageraOn arrival at Kigali international airport, you will be met and received by your driver guide from African Crane Safaris who will then brief you as he transfers you to Akagera national park (depending on time of your arrival otherwise may spend a night in Kigali) that is about 3hours drive from Kigali, arriving to check in your hotel/lodge, relax into the evening, dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Akagera National Park.
On this day, you will treat yourself with a full day game drive experience in search of animals like the:  elephant, giraffe, hippo, zebra, and crocodiles.  And you’re really lucky you may also spot the lion, leopard and black rhino. Akagera National Park is a must visit for anyone really wanting to experience the delights of an African game reserve. This will see you return to your lodge, relaxing for the rest of the day, dinner and overnight. (Akagera Game Lodge)

Day 3: Akagera National Park – Ruhenjeri (Volcanoes)
After your breakfast, transfer to Ruhenjeri the fourth largest town in Rwanda with a stunning backdrop of three volcanic mountains that allows you a short enroute drive to Kigali for a moving visit to the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Centre before heading to Ruhengeri through lush tea plantations and numerous small villages, arriving to the welcome of Ruhenjeri’s beautiful backdrop of the three Volcanic mountains, relax into the evening, dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Gorilla Trekking
volcanoes' gorilla rwandaAfter an early morning breakfast, you will be transferred to Kinigi, home to Volcanoes National Park Offices, where you will be briefed by the ranger guides before commencing the once in a life time experience, trekking mountain gorillas, after this day’s gorgeous adventure, you will return to your hotel/lodge for an easy/relaxed evening, and if time allows, you will transfer to visit the local communities/pigymies, craft villages, returning for an overnight stay at your hotel.

Day 5: Diana Fossey – Kigali.
On this day, you will be transferred to visit Dianna Fossey, returning to your hotel for lunch, after lunch relax at your hotel before transfering to Kigali for an overnight stay, OR
For those not interested in visiting Dianna Fossey may go visit the local communities/pigymies to see this people’s way of life and cultures, interact freely and participate in their traditional dance, singing among other local community activities, proceeding later to Kigali for an overnight.

Day 6: Airport Transfer.
Depending on the time of your flight, you will be transferred to the airport, otherwise if time allows, you will take a city tour of Kigali visiting craft villages for your shopping before the final transfer to the airport to catch your flight back home.

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