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Rwanda Discovery

Itinerary Overview

This is the ultimate voyage to discover the unique and beautiful Rwanda. From Chimpanzee and Gorilla treks to relaxing by the shores at Lake Kivu, this adventure will give you the 360 view to Rwanda with nothing spared. So don't forget to pack your hiking boots and swimwear you are off on a journey to explore the diversity of Rwanda.

Itinerary

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Day 1UK Departure

UK Departure

Overnight flight from Heathrow to Nairobi on Kenya Airways    

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Days 2-4Nyungwe Top View Lodge

Nyungwe Top View Lodge

Morning arrival and connecting flight to Kigali you'll be met on arrival and taken via King’s Palace and Butare Museum to Nyungwe Top View Lodge for a three night stay on full board basis with one chimp trek and one canopy walk included. Nyungwe Top View Lodge has an idyllic hill-top setting in the vicinity of Rwanda’s spectacular Nyungwe Forest and enjoys fantastic views of the National Park, the surrounding tea plantations and Lake Kivu. Accommodation comprises of just 12 rooms each with a sitting room with a cosy fire place and a balcony with beautiful views of the sunrise or sunset over the surrounding area. All rooms have private en suite facilities.

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Day 5Comoran Lodge

Comoran Lodge

You will be driven to Lake Kivu for an overnight stay at Comoran Lodge on full board basis Comoran Lodge is set on the shores of Lake Kivu, a beautiful lake of turquoise blue. The lodge has just seven wooden cabins, each with a private balcony overlooking the lake and its islands. From the VIP cabin you can see the Nyiragongo volcano in the Congo. The lodge has a lounge, restaurant and bar with a terrace with a panoramic view.     

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Days 6-7Lake Kivu Serena Hotel

Lake Kivu Serena Hotel

You will be driven to Lake Kivu Serena Hotel for a two night stay on full board basis Lake Kivu Serena Hotel is ideally situated on a sandy beach, with the nearby Virunga Volcanoes providing a spectacular backdrop on one side and a panoramic view of the lake on the other. Accommodation comprises of 66 air-conditioned rooms, including 6 luxury suites, 23 family rooms and one room especially equipped for disabled guests. The restaurant offers a stunning view of the lake as you have breakfast, lunch or dinner. The hotel also has a gym, outdoor swimming pool and two tennis courts.

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Days 8-10Gorilla Mountain View Lodge

Gorilla Mountain View Lodge

Today you will be taken to the Parc National des Volcans for a three night stay at Gorilla Mountain View  Lodge on full board basis. Located on the foothills of the Mount Karisimbi, one of the volcanic mountains that make up the Virunga Massif. The lodge is about 10 minutes’ drive to the main entrance of the Volcanoes National Park where gorilla trekking starts.  Mountain Gorilla View Lodge is an ecolodge with 30 spacious chalets. To ensure the least disruption of the surrounding environment, the ecolodge was constructed with locally available material. Every chalet comes with a living area with a fireplace, en-suite facilities and a private veranda. The ecolodge supports the surrounding rural community by purchasing farm-fresh produce that is served in the lodge’s restaurant. 

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Day 11Departure

Departure

You will be taken to Kigali for your overnight flight to London Heathrow via Amsterdam

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Day 12UK Arrival

UK Arrival

Arrive London Heathrow

  • UK Departure
  • Nyungwe Top View Lodge
  • Comoran Lodge
  • Lake Kivu Serena Hotel
  • Gorilla Mountain View Lodge
  • Departure
  • UK Arrival

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