Kigali Game Drive

Kigali Wildlife Safari for 3 Nights

Rwanda is one of the most beautiful countries in Africa. Explore Kigali and other towns in a four day tour of this hilly nation.

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The Land of a Thousand Hills

Rwanda is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. It has undulating hills, forests and plantations. Within this land of a thousand hills is one amazing species that draws tourists from all parts of the world- the gorilla. Discover this species and explore its habitat during your three-day Kigali wildlife safari.

This Kigali wildlife safari will take you to Parc National des Volcans (PNV) to spot mountain gorillas. Within this attraction is another world wonder- the eight volcanoes. Explore these beautiful sceneries while staying in a luxury lodge. Wake up to sumptuous meals while enjoying sunrise and its shimmering rays over the lush greenery of the region. Embark on day tour of the national park and Virunga Mountains. Later, relax in the lodge for lunch or dinner. Aside from the landscape, Rwanda has a hospitable community that you need to learn about through a grand tour of its capital city.

Kigali

Option1-Kigali Serena Hotel ( Luxury1)

Our ground representative will wait for you at Kigali International Airport. When you arrive, you will be transferred to Kigali Serena Hotel for the night. Its stylish 148 rooms have modern facilities like wi-fi and in-room modem connection, a flat screen satellite television, a mini-bar, safe and round the clock room service.

Situated just 10km from the airport, Kigali Serena Hotel has general use facilities such as an executive lounge and bar, Milima Restaurant, a conference auditorium, a spacious pool, a health centre and Sokoni Café. Spend the afternoon at leisure enjoying the facilities at your disposal.

Option 2- Lemigo Hotel (Mid-range)

Our ground representative will wait for you at Kigali International Airport. When you arrive, you will be transferred to Lemigo Hotel, just 10 minutes away from the airport.

Situated in a diplomatic neighborhood, this hotel has 97 rooms with modern facilities and beautiful view of the lush hills. It has a variety of dining areas such as the residence lounge, the terrace snack bar, the all day dining room and a pool restaurant among others. Check in and spend the afternoon at leisure.

Option 3- Luxury Hotel Rwanda (Budget)

Our ground representative will wait for you at Kigali International Airport. When you arrive, you will be transferred to Luxury Hotel Rwanda for the night. This stylish lodge has an African theme in its choice of furniture and other décor pieces. It has a variety of room sizes and a host of facilities and amenities. Stay in en-suite rooms with high-speed wireless internet connection, a mini bar, a safe etc. Check in and relax in the lodge.

Parc del Volcanos National Park

Option1 -Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for the night  (Luxury 1)

Have breakfast at Kigali Serena Hotel. Embark on a thorough tour of Kigali, which is the capital city of Rwanda. About a century ago, this vibrant city was a German settlement before it rose to capital city status when the country gained independence.

Places of interest include Kandt Museum. Housed in the home of Richard Kandt who was a German physician and explorer, this museum offers an educational tour of the rich flora and fauna that makes up Rwanda’s biological and geological wealth. There are specimens of exotic plants, birds, reptiles, gems and minerals.

Explore Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre to learn about the atrocities of the country’s dark past and watch testimonies of victims. It will enlighten you about the strides this country has made to overcome the genocide.

After a grand tour of Kigali, leave for Ruhengeri. This city is about a two and a half hours’ drive from Kigali. Have lunch at Volcanoes National Park headquarters. End your day with a cultural dance, at a nominal fee, before checking in at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for the night. This is another of the luxurious Governors’ Camp properties, so you can expect modern facilities and amenities.

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge is a few minutes away from the park’s headquarters, perched on the scenic Virunga Mountains. It has five double cottages and a spacious family suite. The scenery is amazing whether you view it through a large window in your cottage or from the deck. The double cottages have elegant furnishings while the family suite has a fireplace and an extra bedroom with en-suite bathroom facilities.

Option 2-Virunga Lodge for the night (Luxury 2)

Have breakfast at Kigali Serena Hotel. Embark on a thorough tour of Kigali, which is the capital city of Rwanda. About a century ago, this vibrant city was a German settlement before it rose to capital city status when the country gained independence. Places of interest include Kandt Museum. Housed in the home of Richard Kandt who was a German physician and explorer, this museum offers an educational tour of the rich flora and fauna that makes up Rwanda’s biological and geological wealth. There are specimens of exotic plants, birds, reptiles, gems and minerals.

Explore Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre to learn about the atrocities of the country’s dark past and watch testimonies of victims. It will enlighten you about the strides this country has made to overcome the genocide.

After a grand tour of Kigali, leave for Ruhengeri. This city is about a two and a half hours’ drive from Kigali. Have lunch at Volcanoes National Park headquarters. End your day with a cultural dance, at a nominal fee, before checking in at Virunga Lodge for the night.

The lodge’s design adopts the local style but adds elegance for luxury in the bush. Its eight cottages have en-suite bathrooms with modern facilities. The cottages offer spectacular view of the volcanoes and the lakes from the private terraces.

Option 3- Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for the night (Mid-range)

Have breakfast at Lemigo Hotel. Embark on a thorough tour of Kigali, which is the capital city of Rwanda. About a century ago, this vibrant city was a German settlement before it rose to capital city status when the country gained independence.

Places of interest include Kandt Museum. Housed in the home of Richard Kandt who was a German physician and explorer, this museum offers an educational tour of the rich flora and fauna that makes up Rwanda’s biological and geological wealth. There are specimens of exotic plants, birds, reptiles, gems and minerals.

Explore Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre to learn about the atrocities of the country’s dark past and watch testimonies of victims. It will enlighten you about the strides this country has made to overcome the genocide.

After a grand tour of Kigali, leave for Ruhengeri. This city is about a two and a half hours’ drive from Kigali. Have lunch at Volcanoes National Park headquarters. End your day with a cultural dance, at a nominal fee, before checking in at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge.

This mid range resort is a few minutes away from the entrance of the park. It has 30 cottages with en-suite bathrooms and private decks. The restaurant treats you to home cooked cuisine and as you relax within the lodge, you cannot ignore the beautiful view of the volcanoes.

Option 4- Home Inn Hotel for the night(Budget)

Have breakfast at Luxury Hotel Rwanda. Embark on a thorough tour of Kigali, which is the capital city of Rwanda. About a century ago, this vibrant city was a German settlement before it rose to capital city status when the country gained independence. Places of interest include Kandt Museum. Housed in the home of Richard Kandt who was a German physician and explorer, this museum offers an educational tour of the rich flora and fauna that makes up Rwanda’s biological and geological wealth. There are specimens of exotic plants, birds, reptiles, gems and minerals.

Explore Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre to learn about the atrocities of the country’s dark past and watch testimonies of victims. It will enlighten you about the strides this country has made to overcome the genocide.

After a grand tour of Kigali, leave for Ruhengeri. This city is about a two and a half hours’ drive from Kigali. Have lunch at Volcanoes National Park headquarters. End your day with a cultural dance, at a nominal fee, before checking in at Home Inn Hotel for the night.

This budget hotel has luxurious rooms in a variety of sizes from standard to twin beds and apartments. Its in-room facilities and amenities include a spacious bathroom, wireless internet. The restaurant has a range of sumptuous continental, oriental, African and Rwandese cuisines.

Parc del Volcanos National Park

Option1 -Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for lunch and dinner  (Luxury 1)

Have a hearty breakfast at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge early in the morning. Board the road transfer vehicle to the national park at 0620hrs. The trekking brief will be done at 0700hrs before the start of this thrilling adventure. If you have a heavy backpack, porters can come in handy at a nominal fee of 10USD per day. Let them take care of your load as you enjoy the trek.

It is a scenic climb starting from the plantations at the foot of Virunga Hills towards the national park. The vegetation changes to a rainforest as you enter the land of primates. It has a myriad of plant and animal species. You will come across birds, monkeys, elephants and buffalos so prepare your camera for excellent shots before these animals dash out of view.

Wind through narrow paths with vines growing back and forth, listen to the music of the forest and breathe fresh mountain air. When you get to the primates, relax, discover, learn and just spend some time with them. About an hour later, start your trek downhill and get back to the lodge for lunch.

Spend the afternoon in the lodge, or visit Iby’iwacu village at a nominal fee. Get back to the lodge for a lavish dinner and rest.

Option 2-Virunga Lodge for lunch and dinner (Luxury 2)

Have a hearty breakfast at Virunga Lodge early in the morning. Board the road transfer vehicle to the national park at 0620hrs. The trekking brief will be done at 0700hrs before the start of this thrilling adventure. If you have a heavy backpack, porters can come in handy at a nominal fee of 10USD per day. Let them take care of your load as you enjoy the trek.

It is a scenic climb starting from the plantations at the foot of Virunga Hills towards the national park. The vegetation changes to a rainforest as you enter the land of primates. It has a myriad of plant and animal species. You will come across birds, monkeys, elephants and buffalos so prepare your camera for excellent shots before these animals dash out of view.

Wind through narrow paths with vines growing back and forth, listen to the music of the forest and breathe fresh mountain air. When you get to the primates, relax, discover, learn and just spend some time with them. About an hour later, start your trek downhill and get back to the lodge for lunch. Spend the afternoon in the lodge, or visit Iby’iwacu village at a nominal fee. Get back to the lodge for a lavish dinner and rest.

Option 3- Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for lunch and dinner (Mid-range)

Have a hearty breakfast at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge early in the morning. Board the road transfer vehicle to the national park at 0620hrs. The trekking brief will be done at 0700hrs before the start of this thrilling adventure. If you have a heavy backpack, porters can come in handy at a nominal fee of 10USD per day. Let them take care of your load as you enjoy the trek.

It is a scenic climb starting from the plantations at the foot of Virunga Hills towards the national park. The vegetation changes to a rainforest as you enter the land of primates. It has a myriad of plant and animal species. You will come across birds, monkeys, elephants and buffalos so prepare your camera for excellent shots before these animals dash out of view.

Wind through narrow paths with vines growing back and forth, listen to the music of the forest and breathe fresh mountain air. When you get to the primates, relax, discover, learn and just spend some time with them. About an hour later, start your trek downhill and get back to the lodge for lunch. Spend the afternoon in the lodge, or visit Iby’iwacu village at a nominal fee. Get back to the lodge for a lavish dinner and rest.

Option 4- Home Inn Hotel for lunch and dinner (Budget)

Have a hearty breakfast at Home Inn Hotel early in the morning. Board the road transfer vehicle to the national park at 0620hrs. The trekking brief will be done at 0700hrs before the start of this thrilling adventure. If you have a heavy backpack, porters can come in handy at a nominal fee of 10USD per day. Let them take care of your load as you enjoy the trek.

It is a scenic climb starting from the plantations at the foot of Virunga Hills towards the national park. The vegetation changes to a rainforest as you enter the land of primates. It has a myriad of plant and animal species. You will come across birds, monkeys, elephants and buffalos so prepare your camera for excellent shots before these animals dash out of view.

Wind through narrow paths with vines growing back and forth, listen to the music of the forest and breathe fresh mountain air. When you get to the primates, relax, discover, learn and just spend some time with them. About an hour later, start your trek downhill and get back to the lodge for lunch. Spend the afternoon in the lodge, or visit Iby’iwacu village at a nominal fee. Get back to the lodge for a lavish dinner and rest.

Option 5- Drive to  Lake Kivu Serena Hotel for Dinner

Leave the foothills of Virunga Mountains and drive to Lake Kivu Serena Hotel. It is a short distance away from Gisenyi town, situated on the shore of one of Africa’s largest lakes. Walk into a serene compound with expansive tropical gardens and a secluded strip of sand on the lake’s shore. This luxury resort has stylish rooms and suites with spacious sleeping areas, en-suite bathrooms and beach or pool view. Check in and spend the afternoon in the pool, on the shore, boating, playing volleyball or walking along the shore. Inquire about the nominal fee for some of these activities. Enjoy dinner and rest at this lodge.

Option1 –  Lunch at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge (Luxury 1)

Have breakfast at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge. Prepare for an adventure in the park by wearing waterproof clothing. Protect your cameras and binoculars too because Ruhengeri is 2400 metres above sea level.

Leave for Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking. Undergo the registration process in which the staff evaluate your fitness and group the 88 gorillas so a team of eight trekkers can visit a specific group of primates. A briefing takes place to know the dos and don’ts while trekking as well as the safety measures.

Board your vehicle and drive up the mountain to the starting point of the trek. This thrilling experience can last about 6 hours. It all depends on how many gorillas you can spot and the ease of finding them in the forest. Take as many photos as you can during the breaks in between. Go back to Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for lunch, with a thousand tales to tell about your exciting experience with the primates.

Later, leave Virunga Mountains and drive through the rich plantations of Ruhengeri to Kigali. Arrive at Kigali International Airport and take your flight out of Rwanda.

Option 2- Lunch at Virunga Lodge (Luxury 2)

Have breakfast at Virunga Lodge. Prepare for an adventure in the park by wearing waterproof clothing. Protect your cameras and binoculars too because Ruhengeri is 2400 metres above sea level.

Leave for Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking. Undergo the registration process in which the staff evaluate your fitness and group the 88 gorillas so a team of eight trekkers can visit a specific group of primates. A briefing takes place to know the dos and don’ts while trekking as well as the safety measures.

Board your vehicle and drive up the mountain to the starting point of the trek. This thrilling experience can last about 6 hours. It all depends on how many gorillas you can spot and the ease of finding them in the forest. Take as many photos as you can during the breaks in between. Go back to Virunga Lodge for lunch, with a thousand tales to tell about your exciting experience with the primates.

Later, leave Virunga Mountains and drive through the rich plantations of Ruhengeri to Kigali. Arrive at Kigali International Airport and take your flight out of Rwanda.

Option 3- Lunch at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Mid-range)

Have breakfast at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge. Prepare for an adventure in the park by wearing waterproof clothing. Protect your cameras and binoculars too because Ruhengeri is 2400 metres above sea level.

Leave for Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking. Undergo the registration process in which the staff evaluate your fitness and group the 88 gorillas so a team of eight trekkers can visit a specific group of primates. A briefing takes place to know the dos and don’ts while trekking as well as the safety measures.

Board your vehicle and drive up the mountain to the starting point of the trek. This thrilling experience can last about 6 hours. It all depends on how many gorillas you can spot and the ease of finding them in the forest. Take as many photos as you can during the breaks in between. Go back to Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for lunch, with a thousand tales to tell about your exciting experience with the primates.

Later, leave Virunga Mountains and drive through the rich plantations of Ruhengeri to Kigali. Arrive at Kigali International Airport and take your flight out of Rwanda.

Option 4- Lunch at Home Inn Hotel(Budget)

Have breakfast at Home Inn Hotel. Prepare for an adventure in the park by wearing waterproof clothing. Protect your cameras and binoculars too because Ruhengeri is 2400 metres above sea level.

Leave for Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking. Undergo the registration process in which the staff evaluate your fitness and group the 88 gorillas so a team of eight trekkers can visit a specific group of primates. A briefing takes place to know the dos and don’ts while trekking as well as the safety measures.

Board your vehicle and drive up the mountain to the starting point of the trek. This thrilling experience can last about 6 hours. It all depends on how many gorillas you can spot and the ease of finding them in the forest. Take as many photos as you can during the breaks in between. Go back to Home Inn Hotel for lunch, with a thousand tales to tell about your exciting experience with the primates.

Later, leave Virunga Mountains and drive through the rich plantations of Ruhengeri to Kigali. Arrive at Kigali International Airport and take your flight out of Rwanda.

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