5 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trek and Masai-Mara Game Reserve
This is an opportunity for travelers to experience wildlife and
culture Kenya and Rwanda. You begin your safari in Kenya Masai Mara spotting the big five mammals and witnessing the wildebeest migration as well as and hundreds of other animals. Then fly to Rwanda the land of a thousand hills to see the mountain gorillas in volcanoes national park, enjoy a cultural tour of Rwandan rural villages and end in Kigali city. Go back home having had a safari you will live to remember.
Day 1: Arrive at Nairobi airport and transfer to Masai Mara national reserve
When you arrive at Nairobi airport, our guide/driver will welcome you and first refresh at a hotel. Afterwards you transfer to Masai Mara national reserve (5-6 hours drive). The journey goes through beautiful scenery of east African rift valley. You will arrive at the eastern entrance of the park for security check and continue to your lodge for dinner and overnight. Ol Moran camp/ Mara Serena Safari Lodge/ Ilkeliani Camp
Day 2: game viewing and evening cultural tour Masa village
Early morning you embark on game drive in Masai Mara looking for big five mammals and relax at Mara river during lunch break. At Mara River, you can witness the wildebeest migration, crocodiles, and hippos. In the afternoon, resume your game drive and later evening visit the Maasai village known as cattle warriors. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: transfer to Nairobi and board charter flight to Kigali airport and transfer to Volcanoes national park
After breakfast, depart Maasai Mara for Nairobi airport from where you will board a charter plane and fly to Kigali international airport (2hours). Your guide will be ready to welcome you and transfer to volcanoes national park northern Rwanda. (2hours drive from Kigali). You may have dinner and overnight at Da Vinci Lodge/ La Bambou lodge/ Muhabura hotel
Day 4: gorilla tracking and cultural tour
Gorilla tracking starts early in the morning, you need to be at the starting point kinigi visitor center where guides will brief you on gorilla rules. Begin the gorilla trek and chances of seeing gorillas are 100% guaranteed when they are located you spend 1 hour taking photos and learning their natural life. Return to the lodge for lunch and in the evening visit Iby’Iwacu cultural village to learn about Rwandan traditional ways of living.
Day 5: transfer back to Kigali for a city tour and departure
After breakfast transfer back to Kigali. You can have a tour of Kigali genocide memorial and visit a local market before your departure flight which will mark the end of your safari.
End of Safari