Rwanda Long Tours and Safaris

Book this tour for amazing adventures in Volcanoes National Park which is Rwanda’s prime tours destination, and relaxation at the  Lake Kivu. The prime adventure is the gorilla trekking tour – a lifetime experience that offers an encounter with the mountain gorillas in the jungles of the Virungas. After the amazing adventures you will retreat to Lake Kivu and relax at one of the most beautiful lakes in central Africa.

l'hoest monkey nyungwe forestIf you are looking to add a Great Apes or primates experience to your African trip, then book this 5 days Rwanda gorillas and chimpanzees tour. Rwanda has rich forests harboring lots of primates with the gorillas and chimpanzees being the major primate species and most sought after by tourists. You will go for the gorilla trekking adventure in the Volcanoes National Park and come face to face with these gentle giants in their natural environment. To see the chimpanzees our closest relatives you will do the chimpanzee tracking adventure in Nyungwe Forest – one of the oldest and largest mountain forest in Africa.

Zebras in Akagera National ParkThis 5 days Rwanda tour combines a classic African safari experience in Akagera National Park which is Rwanda’s only savanna environment, and the chimpanzee tracking adventure in Nyungwe National Park which is one of Africa’s oldest mountain forests.

Giraffe in Akagera National ParkMost travelers visit Rwanda for the popular gorilla tracking adventure but not many people know that Rwanda can also offer a wildlife safari experience with lots of animal sightings. On this 5 days trip you shall visit Akagera National Park that boasts of having all the famous “big five” animals (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo) for a rewarding safari and then continue for the gorilla tracking adventure in Volcanoes National Park.

mt bisoke hikeWith 5 out of  8 volcanoes of the Virunga mountain range located in Volcanoes National Park of Rwanda, the country is the best destination for hiking in the magnificent Virunga mountain range, offering breathtaking views, crater lakes, and rare mountain life such as gorillas! On this tour you shall hike Mt. Karisimbi which is the highest of the mountains in the Virungas and will require a 2 day hike. In addition you shall hike one of Mt. Bisoke or Mt. Muhabura which require day hikes. In between the two hikes you shall enjoy a golden monkey trekking adventure in the base of Mt. Sabyinyo which is a light adventure.

golden monkey in rwandaIf you are interested in trekking the African jungles and looking for the primates then Rwanda is the country to visit and this is the tour to book. You will be looking for not only the popular mountain gorillas and chimpanzees, but also other rare species of monkeys which are unique to the region, and in between you shall relax at Lake Kivu one of the most beautiful lakes in central Africa

elephant in Akagera national ParkThis tour covers Rwanda’s wildlife destinations and these are the three parks of Rwanda. The Volcanoes National Park which is home to the gorillas and offers amazing treks, Nyungwe Forest National Park which has the biggest population of chimpanzees in Rwanda and the Akagera National Park which has Rwanda’s only savanna environment and is home to the an array of wild animals including all the famous “big five” – Rhinos, Lions, Leopards, Buffaloes and Elephants.

9 Days Ultimate Nature Experience

mountain gorillas ugandaOn this tour you shall travel through the mountainous landscape from the south of Rwanda to north covering Nyungwe Forest and Volcanoes National Park doing a number of activities such as the Chimp tracking, canopy walk, tea experience, and waterfall hike in Nyungwe Forest National Park, and in Volcanoes National Park you shall visit the twin lakes, do the Gorilla trek, and Golden Monkey tracking or Bisoke Crater Lake hike. After these remarkable experiences, wind away at the beautiful beaches of Lake Kivu in Gisenyi.

During this Rwanda birding tour you will explore the afromontane forests and mountain landscapes of the Albertine rift region that is exceptional for many endemic bird and primate species. You primarily visit two IBAs – Nyungwe Forest and Volcanoes National Park – with the aim of recording all the possible 29 Albertine rift endemics that occur in Rwanda plus many other species, and in addition will do Primate treks and hikes.

canoeing on River Mukungwa in Musanza RwandaThis is the tour to book if you are visiting Rwanda for a long vacation and are wondering what other tours you can do apart from the popular gorilla trek. Rwanda is a small country but contains so much beauty and diversity. You shall do tours in all of Rwanda’s major tour destinations, including the three prominent national parks (Volcanoes National Park, Nyungwe National Park & Akagera national Park), Lake Kivu and Kigali City

Fish eagle in Akagera national park

This birding tour covers Rwanda’s top birding and safari destinations which account for most of Rwanda’s birds and wildlife. You will visit four Important Bird Areas (IBA) and habitats covered shall range from savannah, wetland, mountain and forest. In addition to ticking off many of the 750+ birds of Rwanda you shall watch plenty of animals such as antelopes, buffaloes, lions, giraffes etc… in the savannah of Akagera National Park, to chimps and other primates in Nyungwe forest and the endemic gorillas or golden monkeys in the Virungas

southern red bishop in rwandaRwanda boasts of a remarkable diversity of over 750 bird species, including 30 Albertine Rift endemics and over 130 migrants. This 16 day birding adventure tour offers you the opportunity to explore the beautiful landscapes and varied habitats across Rwanda’s Important Birding Areas and other rich birding grounds, recording over 350 bird species and observing plenty of animals, primates and other wildlife.

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