After exciting adventure in Masai mara national reserve, never miss another great adventure of gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda. To some travelers, an African safari is incomplete without tracking the mountain Gorillas in Rwanda. Below is the proposed itinerary combining Masai mara wildlife tour and gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda.
Day 1 – Arrival at Nairobi
You will be met by Focus East Africa driver guide at the airport; he will be waiting for you at the arrival section with the banner written your name. Have brief introduction and warm welcome then help you with the luggage to take it to your safari car. Depending on the time of your arrival we will drive to our hotel in Nairobi for dinner and overnight.
Day 2 – Nairobi to Masai Mara
Starting the new African day with morning African tea, we drive to Masai Mara with some stops in the Masai villages and continue to the park reaching early afternoon for our lunch at the lodge. Afternoon game drive in search for the best game like Wildebeest, buffaloes, Elephants, Zebras, Rhinos, leopards, lions, Hyena among others. Return back to our lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3 – Full day Masai Mara
Wake up early in the morning for the game and sun rise view the most of the nocturnal animals coming back from different missions big cats on hunt as zebras and Antelopes starting their day in conscious of being eaten by predators. Other game include Elephants, Rhinos, Giraffes, Buffalos, Elands among others drive back to our lodge for breakfast relax as we wait for the lunch. Afternoon go to the mara river to see the wildebeest and other animals as they come to quench their thirst from the river. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 4 – Masai Mara to Nairobi
Depart Mara after our breakfast to Nairobi for our domestic flight to Kigali, be met by our representative at the airport, depending on the time of arrival we can have city tour then continue to our lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5 – Gorilla trekking
We start the day by early morning breakfast, drive to the park headquarters for briefing at Kinigi visitor center where guides will brief you, after the briefing start the walk with the ranger for this mystical activity marking the climax of your African trip. Have time with the Gorillas in the forest take enough pictures with no flash in the camera. Return back to our lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 – Golden monkey trekking
After morning cup of tea walk to the briefing point go for Golden monkey trekking after we drive back to Kigali for lunch and afternoon city tour.
Day 7 – Kigali to Nairobi
Go to the airport for your flight to Nairobi or back home after breakfast.
- Gorilla permits
- Golden monkey trekking
- Park entry fee
- Accommodation with all meals
- International flights
- Personal expenses
- Domestic flight