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6 Days Rwanda Safari: The Best 6 Days in Rwanda Primates Tracking Tour

The Best 6 Days Rwanda Safari: Overview

Experience the Ultimate 6 Days Rwanda Safari! Embark on an extraordinary 6 days in Rwanda safari, a thrilling adventure that unveils the best of Rwanda’s primates and cultural heritage. Starting and ending in Kigali, this 6 days Rwanda afari is your gateway to the wonders of Volcanoes National Park and Nyungwe National Park.

In Volcanoes National Park, you will encounter majestic gorillas and golden monkeys, while in Nyungwe National Park, trek alongside playful chimpanzees and mesmerizing colobus monkeys. But this safari isn’t just about primates; it’s a combination of experiences, from canopy walks to tea plantation visits, cultural tours, and scenic drives through Rwanda’s picturesque landscapes.

Delve into Rwanda’s rich cultural tapestry with visits to the Ethnographic Museum and King’s Palace, and immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Rwanda’s countryside.

Each day of this wonderful 6 days Rwanda safari itinerary promises a new adventure, a new highlight to mesmerize you. Whether you’re a luxury traveler, a midrange explorer, or a budget-conscious adventurer, there’s an option for you to experience the magic of Rwanda.

Join us on this unforgettable journey, where every moment is a testament to Rwanda’s natural splendor and cultural vibrancy.

Book your spot now or customize this 6 Days Rwanda safari package to suit your exact interests at an unbeatable price. Don’t miss out on the adventure of a lifetime!

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6 Days Rwanda Safari: Prime Activities

6 Days Rwanda Safari: Featured Destinations

  • Day 1-3: Nyungwe National Park, Ethnographic Museum & King’s Palace
  • Day 4-5: Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 6: Kigali

6 Days Rwanda Safari: Tour Highlights

Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park. Explore the Ethnographic Museum and King’s Palace.

Day 2: Morning chimpanzee trekking and afternoon canopy walk in Nyungwe Forest.

Day 3: Colobus monkey tracking and tea plantation visit.

Day 4: Drive to Volcanoes National Park with scenic stops for photography.

Day 5: Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park and Musanze Caves exploration.

Day 6: Golden monkey tracking and return to Kigali.

Join us on this 6 Days Rwanda safari adventure and create memories to last a lifetime. Experience the best of Rwanda in just 6 days!

6-Day Rwanda Safari: Detailed Itinerary

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Gorillas In Volcanoes National Park

Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National Park, visiting the Ethnographic Museum and King’s Palace along the way. Your guide will pick you up at 7 am from your Kigali hotel for a 5-hour drive southwest. Explore the King’s Palace, meet the Inyambo cows, and tour the Ethnographic Museum. Enjoy lunch before heading to your lodge near Nyungwe National Park.

Highlights: Learning about Rwanda’s cultural heritage.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: One & Only Nyungwe House/Nyungwe Forest Lodge

Midrange: Nyungwe Hill Top View Hotel

Budget: Gisakura Guesthouse

Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Drive Distance & Time: Approx. 200km/5-6 hrs.

Activities: Drive to Nyungwe National Park, tour the Ethnographic Museum, visit the King’s Palace.

Day 2: Start with an early breakfast and head to the park for a briefing before embarking on a 2-5 hour trek to see chimpanzees. Learn about their habits and conservation efforts, then enjoy an hour observing these fascinating primates. Return to the lodge for lunch and later experience the 70-meter-high Canopy Walkway.

Highlights: Tracking wild chimpanzees on foot.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Nyungwe Forest Lodge/One & Only Nyungwe House

Midrange: Nyungwe Hill Top View Hotel

Budget: Gisakura Guesthouse

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Activities: Chimp trekking, canopy walk.

Day 3: After breakfast, head to the Park’s Visitor Center for colobus monkey tracking. Enjoy an easy hike through hills and tea plantations to see these monkeys. Return for lunch and then tour a tea plantation, learning about tea production from field to cup.

Highlights: Tracking colobus monkeys.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Nyungwe Forest Lodge/One & Only Nyungwe House

Midrange: Nyungwe Hill Top View Hotel

Budget: Gisakura Guesthouse

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Activities: Colobus monkey tracking, tea plantation visit.

Optional Activities:

Waterfall hike.

Day 4: Enjoy breakfast before a scenic drive north to Volcanoes National Park, with stops for photography along the way. This 6-7 hour journey brings you to a lodge near the park, home to endangered mountain gorillas and golden monkeys.

Highlights: Scenic drive through Rwanda’s landscapes.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Bisate Lodge/Virunga Lodge

Midrange: Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge

Budget: Muhabura Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Drive Distance & Time: 338km/6-7 hours

Activities: Transfer to Volcanoes.

Day 5: Begin with an early breakfast and head to the park for a gorilla trekking adventure. The trek, which can last 30 minutes to 7 hours, leads you to these majestic creatures for an hour-long viewing. Return to the lodge for a late lunch and relaxation.

Highlights: Trekking mountain gorillas.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Bisate Lodge/Virunga Lodge

Midrange: Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge

Budget: Muhabura Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Activities: Gorilla trekking.

Optional Activities: Musanze Cave exploration, Iby’Iwacu Cultural Village visit, Twin Lakes tour.

Day 6: After breakfast, head to the park for a golden monkey tracking trek. Enjoy watching these lively primates before returning to Kigali, concluding your 6-day safari.

Golden Monkey Tracking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

Highlights: Tracking golden monkeys.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Bisate Lodge/Virunga Lodge

Midrange: Da Vinci Gorilla Lodge

Budget: Muhabura Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Activities: Golden monkey tracking, Musanze Caves walk.

Optional Activities: Mount Bisoke hike, Dian Fossey hike.

End of the 6 Days Rwanda Safari.

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