7 Days 6 Nights 7-Days Rwanda Primates & Akagera NP Game Safari from USD 2,601


Embark on an incredible 7-day adventure in Rwanda, exploring the diverse primate species and the stunning wildlife of Akagera National Park. Trek through lush forests to encounter endangered mountain gorillas and playful golden monkeys in their natural habitats. Experience thrilling game drives in Akagera, where you'll spot elephants, giraffes, lions, and more. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Rwanda's landscapes and wildlife, guided by knowledgeable experts who will ensure an unforgettable journey. This safari combines primate encounters and thrilling game viewing, offering a perfect balance for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers. Prepare for a truly remarkable experience in Rwanda's captivating wilderness.


Day 1: Arrival in Kigali

  • Arrive at Kigali International Airport and transfer to your hotel.
  • Spend the day exploring Kigali, visiting landmarks such as the Kigali Genocide Memorial, Kimironko Market, and the Rwanda Art Museum.
  • Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant and rest for the night.

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park

  • After breakfast, depart Kigali and head southwest to Nyungwe Forest National Park (approx. 5-6 hours drive).
  • Check-in at your lodge or campsite near Nyungwe Forest.
  • Enjoy lunch at the lodge and spend the afternoon at leisure.
  • Dinner and overnight stay near Nyungwe Forest.

Day 3: Chimpanzee Trekking in Nyungwe Forest

  • Early morning departure for chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe Forest.
  • Trek through the dense forest with experienced guides, tracking the chimpanzees as they move through the trees.
  • Spend an hour observing and photographing the chimpanzees in their natural habitat.
  • After trekking, return to your lodge for lunch.
  • In the afternoon, enjoy a guided nature walk or visit a nearby tea plantation.
  • Dinner and overnight stay near Nyungwe Forest.

Day 4: Golden Monkey Trekking and Transfer to Akagera

  • After breakfast, embark on a golden monkey trekking adventure in Nyungwe Forest.
  • Trek through the forest in search of these playful primates, enjoying their antics and observing their natural behavior.
  • After trekking, return to your lodge for lunch and check-out.
  • Transfer to Akagera National Park in the eastern part of Rwanda (approx. 5-6 hours drive).
  • Check-in at your lodge or campsite within Akagera National Park.
  • Dinner and overnight stay in Akagera.

Day 5: Full Day Safari in Akagera National Park

  • Rise early for a full-day safari adventure in Akagera National Park.
  • Explore the park's diverse landscapes, including savannah, wetlands, and lakes, while searching for wildlife such as elephants, buffalo, giraffes, zebras, and various antelope species.
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch in the park and continue your wildlife viewing activities.
  • Return to your accommodation in the evening for dinner and relaxation.

Day 6: Morning Game Drive and Transfer to Kigali

  • Early morning game drive in Akagera National Park, offering another opportunity to spot wildlife at sunrise.
  • Return to your lodge for breakfast and check-out.
  • Depart Akagera and transfer back to Kigali (approx. 2-3 hours drive).
  • Arrive in Kigali and check-in at your hotel.
  • Spend the afternoon at leisure, exploring Kigali or relaxing at your hotel.
  • Farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Kigali.
  • Overnight stay in Kigali.

Day 7: Departure from Kigali

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and check-out.
  • Depending on your departure time, you may have the opportunity to visit any remaining attractions or do some last-minute shopping.
  • Transfer to Kigali International Airport for your departure flight, marking the end of your unforgettable Rwanda primates and Akagera National Park safari adventure.


  • 1. Breakfast
  • 2. Lunch
  • 3. Dinner
  • 4. 5 Accommodations
  • 5. Private transportation, Driver and fuel
  • 6. Park entrance and site permits
  • 7. Guide and porters
  • 8. Water
  • 9. Entry/Admission - Akagera National Park
  • 10. Entry/Admission - National Museum of Rwanda
  • 11. Entry/Admission - Nyungwe National Park - Rwanda
  • 12. Entry/Admission - Congo Nile Trail

  • Exclusions

  • 1. Air ticket
  • 2. Health insurance
  • 3. Medical bills
  • 4. Shopping
  • 5. Beer

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