Wild Encounters in Rwanda

08/02/2020 through 12/22/2022
08/02/2020 through 12/25/2022
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Wild Encounters in Rwanda
Embark on an unforgettable expedition to track mountain gorillas and golden monkeys, in the rainforest of Rwanda. Visit a research centre set up by Dr. Dian Fossey, who spent 18 years studying gorillas in the Virunga Mountains with support from National Geographic, and get up close to these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. Set out in search of the “big five”-lions, leopards, elephants, and Cape buffalo-while on safari in Akagera National Park, while learning about the incredible conservation efforts that brought this onetime battleground back from disaster.

Highlights
Observe endangered mountain gorillas and golden monkeys, Discuss gorilla conservation efforts with a researcher at the Karisoke Research Centre, Spend time in Kigali’s bustling Nyamirambo neighbourhood, Track the “big five” on safari in Akagera National Park

Accommodation
Hotel/lodges (7 nts).

Group Leader
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides, experienced gorilla trackers, park rangers.

Group Size Notes
Max 6, avg 5.

Meals Included
7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners

What’s Included
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Mountain Gorilla Conservation Experience, Volcanoes National Park
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Gorilla Lecture, Volcanoes National Park
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Akagera National Park – Conservation and Community, Parc National de l’ Akagera
Your G for Good Moment: Nyamirambo Women’s Centre, Local Lunch, Kigali. Arrival transfer. All national park entrance fees. Genocide memorial entrance. Mountain gorilla trek with permits. Golden monkey trek with permits. Local village walk. Safari drives in Akagera National Park. Wildlife boat cruise on Lake Ihema. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Itinerary

Day 1 Kigali
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Day 2 Kigali/Volcanoes National Park
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Day 3 Volcanoes National Park
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Day 4 Volcanoes National Park
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Day 5 Volcanoes National Park/Akagera National Park
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Day 6 Parc National de l’ Akagera
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Day 7 Parc National de l’ Akagera/Kigali
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Day 8 Kigali
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