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Primate Encounters

5 Nights / 6 Days
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USD 5,099

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Explore the rich biodiversity of Rwanda at its national park and indulge in the likes of gorilla and chimpanzee trekking. Take part in a number of thrilling outdoor activities as you move forward and witness the natural charm of the country. Spend mornings and afternoons spotting exotic wildlife. Take pleasure in savoring healthy breakfast and authentic African meals.
Stay at luxurious lodges and unwind in their beautiful surroundings. The excursion takes you on a journey filled with innumerable surprises. Every time you step forward, you encounter the natural wonders of Rwanda. Get offered the services of professional guides, transportation in 4*4 vehicles, porterage and other amenities free of cost.

How to make a booking?

To make the booking, simply fill in the form , call +234 16361010 or email us at nigeria.care@travelwings.com


Day 1


Arrive at Kigali Airport and meet Primate Safari representatives. They would brief about the trip and introduce you to your safari driver guide. From there, they would escort you to the hotel for an overnight stay at the selected hotel on a bed and breakfast basis (excludes drinks).

Day 2

Kigali – Ruhengeri

The second day starts with a healthy breakfast at the hotel. Soon after breakfast, leave for a scenic drive to Parc National des Volcans. Stop at the city of Ruhengeri, which is the base for gorilla trekking, for a break. Ruhengeri is located in the Musanze district of Rwanda and is a popular pit-stop for those who ventured off on a trekking expedition in the national park. The city looks quite fascinating with its lively and vibrant streets. Explore its neighborhoods and capture its beautiful natural surroundings. Stay overnight at the selected lodge on a full-board basis.

Day 3

Parc National des Volcans – Gorilla trekking

After having an early breakfast, it's time to leave for Volcanoes National Park at 06:300 hrs. The third day is all about exploring the habitats of Gorilla while trekking. Upon reaching at 07:00 hrs, get registered and enter the park. Professional guides would put you in groups and would help you understand the dos and don'ts in the presence of gorillas. They would brief you about the national park and its diversity and would lead you to different places.

The trekking would take an approximate time ranging from 2 to 6 hours depending upon the availability of gorillas in their habitats. Take breaks on your way and capture wonderful photos. Have lunch at the selected lodge and stay there overnight on a full-board basis.

Day 4

Nyungwe National Park

The fourth day is all about visiting the charm of Nyungwe National Park in Rwanda. After breakfast, venture off into the park and explore its diverse wildlife and lush vegetation. Nyungwe National Park is located in the southwestern parts of the country and is famous amongst trekkers, photographers, and offbeat explorers. Comprising rainforests, wetlands, swamps, grasslands and hills, the park delivers a beautiful tapestry of nature. It lies near the town of Cyangugu and is home to innumerable species of animals, birds, plants and more. Stop for lunch at Kibuye and continue to catch glimpses of unknown beauties of Rwanda and capture the most beautiful wild shots. Stay overnight at the selected lodge on a full-board basis.

Day 5

Nyungwe National Park- Chimpanzee Trek

The fifth day would take you to the wonders of Nyungwe National Park for chimpanzee trekking. After breakfast, leave for the forest and go on to explore its richness spread across woods, mountains, and grasslands. Hike into the forest and behold the wonders the park nurtures. Nyungwe National Park is one of the oldest rainforests in the country and is quite popular for its vibrant wildlife. It is one of the few places where you come across rich habitats of chimpanzees. Also, spot a number of indigenous and exotic birds flying around. Bring along your camera and capture their beauty. After the trek, take a break at the selected lodge and spend your afternoon at leisure. You can also choose to indulge in outdoor activities like canopy walks or explore the other beauties of the forest, such as Kamiranzovu Waterfall, at an additional cost.

Day 6

To Kigali and depart

The sixth day brings your excursion to an end. Have a beautiful breakfast at your lodge and drive back to Kigali for your departure. Collect all your memories and reach the airport to board your onward flight.


  • Return Economy Class Airfare
  • 01-night stay at Kigali Serena or similar including Breakfast
  • 02-nights stay at Virunga Lodge or similar ( Full Board )
  • 02-nights stay at One & Only Nyungwe House or similar (Full Board)
  • Airport transfers and assistance
  • Transfers & sightseeing as per the itinerary.
  • Transportation in 4x4 vehicle
  • English speaking driver-guide
  • Mountain guide and trackers provided by the park
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • One bottle of mineral water per person per day while gorilla trekking
  • Porterage while trekking
  • All Tours and Transfers on Sharing basis


  • Domestic flights
  • Visa fees and assistance
  • All entrance fees
  • Early check-in or late check-out charges
  • Tips for the local guide and driver
  • Anything else not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Gorilla trekking permit costs are shown separately
  • Chimpanzee trekking permit costs are shown separately

Terms & Conditions

  • The package is subject to availability at the time of booking
  • The displayed rates do not apply during special events / holidays, Christmas, New Year, peak season, and blackout dates. Additional surcharges may apply
  • All rooms & offers are subject to availability at the time of confirmation
  • Rates for single/triple/quad occupancy will vary and can be provided upon request
  • However, the rates and options for increasing the pax are subject to availability
  • Bookings will only be confirmed upon the receipt of the complete payment as per the booking terms
  • Rates mentioned are per person on a double sharing basis
  • The standard check-in time at the hotel is 14h00/15h00 while the check-out time is 11h00/12h00
  • Early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability and will incur extra costs
  • Upon check-in, the hotel may ask for a security deposit (this amount may vary based on the hotel policy). The funds will be refunded at the time of check-out less any mini-bar items and other charges (Like early check-in or late check-out or any costs related to damages to the room)
  • Passengers are solely responsible for meeting the health, passport and visa requirements of the country they are planning to travel to
  • The passport must be valid for at least six months from the date of departure
  • Due to the several circumstances that remain out of our control and jurisdiction like adverse currency fluctuations, fuel surcharges, taxes, etc. The displayed price tag is subject to change without any prior notice
  • In accordance with the immigration rules of the destination, passengers are responsible for ensuring that they possess a valid passport both before and during the period of travel. The same applies to any visa requirements that the traveler must obtain before travelling to the country for which the package is being booked
  • Travelwings does not take any responsibility if the passenger is unable to travel due to issues related to their passport or visa
  • The cancellation policy will be applicable as per the booking terms and conditions
USD 5,099
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Primate Encounters