Our 6-day Chimpanzee Trekking and Wildlife Safari offering an enriching journey through Rwanda’s diverse landscapes and captivating wildlife. From the lush forests of Nyungwe to the savannas of Akagera, this safari promises a blend of adventure, culture, and wildlife encounters. Join us as we delve into the details of each day, providing insights into the unique experiences that await.
Arrival in Kigali
Nyungwe Forest National Park – Chimpanzee Trekking
Nyungwe Forest National Park – Canopy Walk and Bird Watching
Akagera National Park – Savanna Safari
Akagera National Park – Boat Safari on Lake Ihema
Departure from Kigali
Arrive in Kigali and receive a warm welcome from Safari Vacations and Travel Services, marking the beginning of your Rwandan adventure and continue City Exploration:
Discover the vibrant culture of Kigali with a city tour, exploring its markets, historical sites, and local cuisine.
Accommodation: Settle into your comfortable lodging in Kigali, preparing for the journey ahead.
Travel to Nyungwe Forest National Park, a haven for primates and biodiversity.
Embark on an exciting chimpanzee trekking adventure, encountering these fascinating creatures in their natural habitat.
Overnight Lodge: Relax at a lodge nestled in the heart of Nyungwe Forest, surrounded by the sounds of nature.
Experience the thrill of a canopy walk in Nyungwe Forest, offering panoramic views of the lush canopy.
Explore the forest’s rich birdlife, observing a variety of species in their natural habitat.
Cultural Interaction as you visit a local community for cultural insights and interactions.
Canopy Walk Adventure: Enjoy a unique perspective of the forest from the canopy.
Birdwatching Delight: Encounter diverse bird species in Nyungwe Forest.
Cultural Experience (Optional): Gain insights into the traditions and daily life of a local community.
Journey to Akagera National Park, a landscape of savannas, lakes, and hills.
Enjoy an afternoon safari in Akagera, spotting savanna wildlife such as giraffes, zebras, and antelopes.
Lodge Comfort: Overnight at a lodge overlooking the picturesque Akagera landscapes, providing comfort and relaxation.
Savanna Wildlife: Encounter diverse wildlife in Akagera’s savannas.
Lodge Views: Enjoy scenic views from your lodge in Akagera.
Experience a boat safari on Lake Ihema, offering a unique perspective of the park’s aquatic life, including hippos and crocodiles.
Explore the park’s diverse ecosystems on a morning game drive, witnessing the beauty of Akagera. Unwind at the lodge, soaking in the beauty of Akagera and reflecting on your safari experiences Boat Safari Adventure: Encounter aquatic wildlife on Lake Ihema.
Morning Game Drive: Explore the varied landscapes of Akagera.
Lodge Serenity: Relax and reflect on your Akagera experiences.
Enjoy a final game drive in Akagera, capturing any last-minute wildlife sightings and relishing the beauty of the park.
Farewell to Rwanda:
Depart from Akagera and return to Kigali, bidding farewell to the captivating landscapes of Rwanda. We ensure a seamless transfer to the airport, concluding your remarkable Rwandan safari adventure. Our team ensures a smooth transfer to Kigali International Airport.
Safari Memories: Reflect on the incredible moments and encounters during your Rwandan safari, carrying the spirit of Rwanda with you.