Your tailor-made safari holiday to Rwanda

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This luxury itinerary seamlessly combines a gorilla tracking experience in Volcanoes National Park with a traditional safari in the beautiful Akagera National Park, all whilst staying in two of Rwanda's most luxurious lodges. On a vacation to Rwanda, it is impossible not to be moved and inspired by the rebuilding of the country following the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

At Magashi Camp at Akagera enjoy day and night game drives, walking safaris, fishing, birding and boating in some of the most scenic savannah in East Africa comprising of woodlands, open plains, lakes, grassy low mountains and swampland. The area is home to one of Africa's highest hippo densities, some very large crocodiles, and the secretive sitatunga and shoebill stork. By contrast, Volcanoes National Park, protects the steep rainforested slopes of the magnificent Virungas mountain range. Here you will stay at the luxury, eco-lodge, Bisate, in a Forest Villa with outstanding views. The lodge is within easy driving distance of Volcanoes National Park headquarters from where you will depart on your memorable gorilla trek.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Kigali

Day 2

1 night at Kigali Serena Hotel | Kigali

Arrive at Kigali Airport where you will be met by your driver and taken to your hotel in the city.

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 3 - 5

3 nights at Magashi Camp | Akagera National Park

Journey with your driver today the +- 2.5 hours to your camp in Akagera National Park.

Room Type: Tented Room Meal Basis: AIS All Inclusive and Scheduled Safari Activities

Day 6 - 8

3 nights at Bisate Lodge | Volcanoes National Park

Drive today to Volcanoes National Park and to your sumptuous villa on the slopes of an eroded volcanic crater.

Room Type: Suite Meal Basis: AIA All Inclusive and Scheduled Activities

Day 9

Bid the gorillas farewell and return by road to Kigali Airport where you will board your flight home.

TAILOR-MADE ITINERARY from $12,970 pp (LOW SEASON)

Includes

  • International flights from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • 1 x Gorilla Tracking Permit
  • Drinks at Magashi and Bisate
  • Carbon offsetting donation to One Tree Planted

Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Additional activities not offered as scheduled by the accommodation
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels
  • Additional gorilla treks

Flights

  • Outward Flight:
  • Overnight from Philadelphia International Airport to Kigali
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Kigali to Philadelphia International Airport

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