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Visit Kigali City and Gorilla Tours in Rwanda

Arrive in Rwanda, at the Kigali International Airport you will be met by our English speaking driver/guide. Orientation about the safari and after transfer to Volcanoes National Park with en-route viewing of the undulating landscapes and then transfer you to the Hotel booked for you in Ruhengeri near the Volcanoes National Park, and our preferred lodge is none other than the Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for deluxe stay or the Laplame Hotel for the Mid-range travelers. You will have lunch and in the afternoon be taken for a scenic drive in the park for 2 – 3 hours to view the splendid volcanic mountain landscapes. You will retire to the lodge for dinner and overnight to refresh for the next day.

Gorilla trekking tours in Volcanoes National Park. You will have an early breakfast and move to the Park headquarters where you will receive a briefing on the rules of gorilla trekking and be allocated the gorilla group you will be trekking. You will after the briefing be led by the ranger guides into the forest to search for the gorillas in the Volcano Virunga Hills and the verdant Valley. Once traced you will spend a maximum of one hour observing the gorillas in their natural setting as well as studying their behaviors. You have the opportunity to take photo poses of your choice. On the way, you have a chance to spot a variety of bird species. The tracking will be a 2-5 hour exercise after which you will transfer to Kigali. Dinner and overnight at the booked lodge preparing you for the city tour the next day.

Kigali city excursion and departure. After breakfast you will visit the Genocide memorial site where thousands of innocent people lost their lives during the genocide of the mid 1990s in Rwanda and listen to the touching narratives of how people were cruelly put to death. You will have lunch and later visit the Presidential Palace Museum and a city drive enjoying the well organized country before transferring to the airport for your departure flight. Book with Rwanda Gorilla Safaris at a very affordable rate and enjoy your life time dream in Rwanda with our experienced and professional tour guides who will take away the boredom and comfort you always.

 

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Where to go in Kigali

Kigali City, has very many point of interest which you can visit while on your business trip in Rwanda. The Kigali Genocide Memorial Center is the most tourist spot for your visit and other genocides which you can visit on your one day Kigali city tour. There is much more craft shops you can visit and from here you can buy a souvenir's to take home.

Where to Eat in Kigali

Kigali has several restaurants which local dishes and continental meals in Kigali. It is much adventurous to take your dinner or lunch out of your hotel and most of the eat out point offers the best African coffee, soon on this guide we shall list for you the best eat out points to visit while in Kigali for your holiday.

Shopping Places in Kigali

Kigali has very many shopping malls while on your Rwanda safari, international supermarkets and shops are available.

Night Clubs in Kigali

While on your holiday in Kigali, do not miss the night life in Kigali. There is many night clubs where you can go for parting with friends and Rwandan girls and boys are much welcoming to dance with you in the night and security is available.

How Travel around Kigali

Kigali city is small and clean and you can tour it within a day and you can use the public transport like Boda Boda or Tax, and those that are willing to travel in comfortable way you can hire a private car from several car rental companies and none other than "www.4x4carhirerwanda.com" can offer you the best affordable and competitive quote. The Jeep offered from this car rental agency in Kigali along the Kigali Airport Road at the St Peter's House are all 4x4 WD and they can go far from the Kigali City to say some National Parks like Akagera National Park which offers game drive viewing.