7 Days Rwanda Gorilla Safari

Gorilla Trekking Safari Rwanda-Gorilla Safari Tours

The 7 days best Rwanda safari takes you to the volcanoes national park which protects the mountain gorillas and they have promoted gorilla tourism in Rwanda, Uganda and DRC Congo. Activities to encounter include the Rwanda gorilla safaris, Rwanda gorillas, Rwanda gorilla trekking. Later transfer to the Lake Kivu for your Rwanda holiday and the visit the Nyungwe forest national park which also protects the 13 primates, natures and the birds.

Trip Overview

Day 1: Arrival-Ruhengeri Day 5: Chimpanzee Tracking & Canopy Walks
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Day 6: Nyungwe-Kigali
Day 3: Transfer-Lake Kivu Day 7: Kigali City Tour-Departure
Day 4: Lake Kivu-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

Silverback and family

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: Volcanoes-Lake Kivu

Have breakfast, after transfer to Lake Kivu and enjoy an evening sun bathing along the shores of the Lake and take an evening boat rides to the fishing villages. Return to lodge Lake Kivu Serena Hotel for dinner and overnight, Meal plan: F/B

Day 4: Lake Kivu-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 5: 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 6: Nyungwe-Kigali

Have breakfast, after transfer back to Kigali with the en-route visit to the Rwanda genocide memorials and some local markets for souvenir’s shopping. Dinner and overnight at Kigali Serena Hotel. Meal plan: F/B

Day 7: Kigali city tour-Departure

Have breakfast, and after take the Kigali city visiting the Rwanda genocide memorials, visit to local markets, Rwanda shopping centers and then 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
Rwanda safari holiday at Lake Kivu
Boat rides along Lake Kivu
Chimpanzee permit
Canopy walk
En-route lunch
Rwanda city tour
Visit genocide memorials
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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