5 Days Gorilla & Chimps Tour

Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzee safaris-Primate Tours Rwanda

The 5 days gorilla, chimp’s safari takes you to volcanoes national park, the park has half of the endangered mountain gorillas where you can encounter the Rwanda gorilla safaris, Rwanda safaris, Rwanda gorilla tour. After transfer to the Nyungwe forest which habits 13 primates including the chimpanzees, white and black Columbus, red tailed monkey.

Trip Overview

Day 1: Kigali-Ruhengeri Day 4: Chimp Tracking & Canopy walk
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking  Day 5: Nyungwe-Kigali
Day 3: Volcanoes-Nyungwe Forest  

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Kigali-Ruhengeri

Have breakfast and thereafter meet our guide/driver and then after transfer to volcanoes national park and on your way visit some of the Rwanda genocide memorial and have lunch en-route. After transfer to your lodge Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Lebombou Lodge/Laplame Hotel/Kinigi Guest House. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight, Meal plan: H/B

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking

Gorillas in Rwanda

Have breakfast and thereafter transfer to the park headquarters for the briefing about the mountain gorillas and the park as well as it protects other primates. Thereafter enter into the forest looking for the gorillas, when you meet them take memorable photos and videos and after return to the park offices for your gorilla trekking certificate. After spend your evening visiting the Rwanda cultural sites shop some of the Rwandan crafts and arts and the twin Lake (Burera and Ruhondo) and return to lodge for your dinner and overnight. Meal plan: F/B

Day 3: Ruhengeri-Nyungwe Forest National Park

Have breakfast, after transfer to Nyungwe forest national park with lunch en-route and some visit to Rwanda genocide sites on your way. Upon your arrival check in at your lodge Nyungwe Forest Lodge/Nyungwe Top Hill Lodge/Gisakura Guest House. Meal plan: F/B

Day 4: Chimpanzee Trekking & Canopy walk

Have breakfast and after head to the park offices for the briefing and the forest as well, after enter into the forest looking for the shy chimpanzees resting in the tree branches and other primates which are found in the forest. Return to lodge for lunch, after take the canopy walk which offers high chances of spotting the primates and birdlife species at the closer view. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight, Meal plan: F/B

Day 5: Nyungwe-Kigali

Have breakfast, and after transfer back to Kigali international airport for your return flight. End of services


Ground transportation
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Visit community and the twin Lakes
Gorilla permit
Chimpanzee permit
Canopy walk
En-route lunch
Mineral water on board


The expenses of personal nature like: Air fares, Visa, Luxury drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, and porter fee while trekking, personal insurance among others.

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