Why choose this Primate adventure?
This trip is ideal for anyone who wants to start their trip in Kigali but take advantage of the cheaper Gorilla permit prices in Uganda. Enjoy a taste of what both countries have to offer and create unforgettable memories.
* Kigali city tour & visit to the Genocide Memorial exhibition
* Golden monkey trekking in Rwanda
* Visit the award winning Ellen DeGeneres Dian Fossey Campus
* Gorilla trekking in Uganda
* ‘Top of the World’ sundowner experience
* Guided canoe excursion on Lake Mutanda
* Private transfers with English-speaking guide
Quick glance at your itinerary
Day 1: Kigali and drive to Volcanoes National Park
Gain an insight into the city of Kigali and explore the history of Rwanda in the company of your knowledgeable guide. Savour the beautiful scenery on your journey to Volcanoes National Park.
After a delicious lunch at your lodge with volcano views, immerse yourself in the legacy of Dian Fossey’s pioneering work with the Gorillas.
Day 2: Golden Monkey Trekking
Relish spending time with these playful golden monkeys, before setting off for your onward adventure in Uganda. Experience a true ‘African massage’ during your exhilarating journey to your hilltop lodge with views to treasure always.
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking
Experience the wildlife encounter of a lifetime as you trek the majestic mountain gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Afterwards, celebrate your trek with magical sundowners at the ‘Top of the World’ viewpoint.
Day 4: Canoe on Lake Mutanda and return to Kigali
This morning savour the stunning views, listen to the symphony of the wildlife all around you, whilst you are guided in a canoe through the calm waters of Lake Mutanda.
Finally, head back to Kigali with memories to last you a lifetime.
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Private 4×4 Landcruiser transfers throughout with English speaking guide
City tour in Kigali & entrance fees to Genocide Memorial
Full board luxury accommodation with non premium drinks
1 x Golden monkey permit per person
1 x Gorilla trekking permit per person
Entrance to Dian Fossey Campus
International flights & visas
Tipping & porter hire for the treks
Personal travel insurance