Day 1: Arrival in Kigali
On arrival at the Kigali airport, meet our experienced driver/ guide for transfer to your hotel, the guide will give you an insight on the wonderful adventures ahead..
Overnight at grand legacy hotel.
Day 2: Kigali City Tour – Volcanoes National Park
After breakfast, you will have a city tour which will include a visit Genocide Memorial Centre famous for international attention of the Rwandan genocide back in 1994. Afterwards, depart for Volcanoes National Park via Ruhengeri which will take approximately two hours. On arrival, lunch will be served in the main lodge, with its scenic vistas of the Virunga Volcanoes, of the Parc National des Volcans.
Overnight at Gorilla Mountain View Lodge.
Day 3: Gorilla Tracking at Volcanoes National Park
Set off early after breakfast for the park headquarters where you will get permit of gorilla trekking. Once assigned a group, have a briefing from your guide you will be driven to the trailhead where you will start the walk. Your trek will take about an hour to five hours to reach the gorillas.
The terrain changes as we go deeper from farmland to bamboo forests, into stinging nettles and rainforest before we find the gorillas. Trackers leave before the tourist groups to locate the gorilla groups and once you`ve found the group you will have one hour with them. Make sure you take plenty of photos to keep memories.
Overnight at Gorilla Mountain View Lodge
Day 4: Zanzibar Island.
After breakfast, drive back to Kigali town. Perhaps have shopping before continuing to the airport for your flight to Dar es Salaam. Arrive and connect to the onward flight to Zanzibar. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to Ocean Paradise Beach Resort for overnight.
Overnight at Ocean Paradise Beach Resort
Day 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9: Beach Stay in Zanzibar
Spend the next 5 nights at Ocean Paradise Beach Resort.
Surrounded by unspoiled natural palm groves and fronted by a spectacular white sand beach, this enchanting resort offers a relaxed and stylish getaway. The buildings are all constructed using natural, local materials in traditional style with an impressive open-air thatched lobby, while accommodation is in delightful, fully air-conditioned rooms and thatched cottages.
Overnight at Ocean Paradise Beach Resort (B, D Daily).
Day 10: Departure
This morning you will be transferred to the airport for your International flight back home.