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.
Accommodation includes: Emeraude Kivu Resort, Cormoran Lodge and Five Volcanoes Boutique Resort
Depart on your overnight flight to Kigali via Amsterdam.
On arrival in Kigali, you'll be met and taken via King’s Palace and Butare Museum to Kamembe for a three night stay at Emeraude Kivu Resort. The resort overlooks Lake Kivu from its hill top location and will be your base for exploring Rwanda’s spectacular Nyungwe Forest National Park which is home to numerous primates including chimpanzees. During your stay one chimp trek and one canopy walk in the park are included. Accommodation comprises of just eight en-suite rooms each with a private balcony with beautiful views of the lake.
You will be driven to Lake Kivu for a two night stay at Cormoran Lodge which 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.
Today you will be taken to the Parc National des Volcans for a three night stay at Five Volcanoes Boutique Resort. The hotel has 11 rooms and two family cottages with a swimming pool, lovely gardens complete with hammocks and a massage hut. The hotel is conveniently located just 15 minutes drive from the national park headquarters. The next morning you will join a trek to view mountain gorillas. While the walk can be long and strenuous the hour that you spend with the gorillas watching them feed, play and interact will live long in the memory. During your stay you will also take a guided trek to see endangered golden monkeys.
You will be taken to Kigali for your overnight flight to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Arrive London Heathrow
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