Rwanda - Suggested Itinerary

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Rwanda

10 DaysThis luxury adventure enables you to not only be amazed by gorgeous scenery, encounter the magnificent mountain gorillas, relax on Lake Kivu, spot wildlife in Akagera National Park and chimpanzees in Nyungwe Forest, learn more about the appalling genocide at a memorial, and fall in love with the real treasure: the Rwandan people. Leave a legacy by helping teach teenagers, who are all hungry to learn and lift themselves out of poverty.Highlights
  • Make a lasting difference by teaching enthusiastic teenagers and thus improve their lot in life
  • Spend two spellbinding hours (two treks) with mountain gorillas
  • Spot chimpanzees and golden monkeys
  • Relax on beautiful Lake Kivu
  • Encounter wildlife in Akagera National Park
  • Learn about the genocide in the moving memorials
Day by Day Outline
    Day 1 Arrive Kigali, met at airport and be transfered to your hotel, Serena
    Day 2 Private guided tour of Kigali and the genocide memorial
    Day 3 Transfer to Ruhengeri, visit Cultural Village, stay at Sabyinyo Lodge
    Day 4 Gorilla trek
    Day 5 Trek to a different gorilla family
    Day 6-9 Teach English, maths or music (stay at Gorilla's Nest - Jack Cottar's Cottage)
    Day 10 Transfer to Kigali and fly home
Price Guide
    $9,890 (£7,993, €9,378) per person, based on a minimum of two people traveling, twin share
This price includes:
  • 5* luxury hotels throughout
  • Airport transfers
  • Expert local guides
  • Lunches whilst volunteering
  • All breakfasts
This price excludes:
  • International flights
  • Visas - these are granted on arrival for most nationalities
  • Gratuities
  • Any other meals other than those specified above
  • Travel insurance (compulsory - we can arrange this for you)
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Customizing your trip

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This itinerary is designed to give you a flavor of what is possible in Rwanda
  • You can customize this trip to suit your specific requirements
  • Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from excursions to accommodation

Our suggestions to customize this itinerary:

    • Spend some time on Lake Kivu; take a boat ride, visit inspiring community cooperatives and moving memorials
    • Spot chimpanzees in Nyungwe Forest Lodge
    • Go in search of Golden Monkeys
    • So on safari in Akagera National Park
    • Bike or hike the Congo Nile Trail along Lake Kivu
    • Take a spectacular scenic heli-flight

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