Your tailor-made itinerary

This compact but comprehensive itinerary offers the opportunity to see some of Rwanda's most compelling attractions. On arrival you will have the opportunity to explore downtown Kigali, taking in interesting sights such as Kandt Museum, old Kigali, the craft centres and the Genocide Memorial Centre. From there it's off to Nyungwe Forest National Park a rare and protected mountain forest with a staggering array of rare flowers, birds and primate species. You will compete your trip on a high. with a short sojourn at Sabayinyo Silverback Lodge on the edge of Volcanoes National Park. Small and intimate and boasting incredible views this stunning lodge puts you in close proximity to the Virunga mountains and the start of your once-in-a-lifetime gorilla trekking adventure.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Kigali

Day 2

Upon arrival at Kigali Airport you will be met by a member of the Mahlatini team who will transfer you by road to your hotel.

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: HB Half Board

Day 3 - 4

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to the Nyungwe Forest National Park .

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 5 - 6

Today you will be transferred back to the airstrip for your flight via light aircraft to Kigali and onward road transfer to the Volcanoes National Park.

Room Type: Cottage Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 7

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to Kigali Airport where you will connect with your onward flight home.

Day 8

Arrive at JFK

Tailor-made itinerary from $7,440 pp


  • International flights from JFK
  • Meals and accommodation as per itinerary
  • All road transfers as indicated in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Light aircraft transfers as per itinerary
  • Private professional English speaking safari guide
  • Complimentary bottled water while on safari
  • Gorilla Trekking permit (1 Day)
  • Chimpanzee Trekking permit (1 Day)


  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Any sightseeing activities mentioned
  • Visa fees
  • Beverages
  • Colombus and Golden Monkey Trekking Permits are available at a supplement
  • Additional Gorilla Trekking Permits


  • Outward Flight:
  • Overnight from JFK to Kigali
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Kigali to JFK

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