Embark on a thrilling 6-Day Rwanda Wildlife Safari with AG Safaris and experience the best of Rwanda’s natural wonders. Explore the bustling city of Kigali, known for its cleanliness and orderliness, before heading to the famous Volcanoes National Park. Here, you’ll have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to trek through the lush forests and encounter endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. You’ll also have the chance to trek for golden monkeys and visit local community projects supported by AG Safaris.
Next, you’ll journey to the eastern part of Rwanda to explore the stunning Akagera National Park, famous for its expansive Savannah plains and diverse wildlife. Experience a game drive and boat safari, where you’ll witness a plethora of animals such as elephants, lions, leopards, hippos, and crocodiles.
Throughout your journey, you’ll be accompanied by an experienced AG Safaris guide who will provide you with fascinating insights into Rwanda’s history, culture, and natural wonders. You’ll stay at comfortable lodges and enjoy delicious meals that showcase the local cuisine.
Book your 6-Day Rwanda Wildlife Safari with AG Safaris today and embark on an unforgettable journey that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. Contact us now to start planning your adventure.
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali.
Upon your arrival at Kigali International Airport, our AG Safaris guide will meet and greet you before transferring you to your hotel. Depending on your arrival time, you may have the opportunity to explore the city of Kigali, known for its cleanliness and orderliness. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
After breakfast, depart for Volcanoes National Park, home to the endangered mountain gorillas. The drive will take approximately 2.5 hours, with stunning views of the Rwandan countryside along the way. In the afternoon, you can visit the twin lakes of Ruhondo and Burera or take a village walk to learn about local culture. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park.
Today, you’ll embark on the highlight of the trip – gorilla trekking in the lush forests of Volcanoes National Park. You’ll be accompanied by an experienced ranger guide who will lead you through the forest to the gorilla families. Once you reach the gorillas, you’ll have one unforgettable hour with them, observing their behavior and taking photos. After trekking, you can visit the nearby community projects supported by AG Safaris. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 4: Golden Monkey Trekking and Transfer to Akagera National Park.
After breakfast, you’ll go on a golden monkey trek in Volcanoes National Park, which is home to several species of primates. Afterward, you’ll depart for Akagera National Park, located in eastern Rwanda. The drive will take about 5 hours, but you’ll be rewarded with stunning views of the rolling hills and the expansive savannah plains. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 5: Game Drive and Boat Safari in Akagera National Park.
Today, you’ll have the opportunity to experience a game drive in Akagera National Park, home to a variety of wildlife such as elephants, lions, leopards, buffalos, and more. Later in the day, you’ll enjoy a boat safari on Lake Ihema, the second-largest lake in Rwanda, and home to numerous hippos and crocodiles. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 6: Departure.
After breakfast, you’ll have some free time to relax before departing for Kigali. Depending on your departure time, you may have the opportunity to visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial, which honors the victims of the 1994 genocide. Our AG Safaris guide will transfer you to the airport for your onward journey.
We hope this itinerary has inspired you to embark on a memorable wildlife safari with AG Safaris. Contact us to book your trip today!