EXCURSIONS PROPOSALS


WALKING TOUR – MOUNT KIGALI


Pick up in Kigali then drive to the Nyamirambo at the starting point of the Kigali’s only hike – Mount Kigali. get to view the highest point of Kigali. Mount Kigali is not exactly a mountain, it is kind of a hill populated with houses, not remote wilderness, not challenging. It is a large hill leading to beautiful views of the city.

Duration: 3 hours (starting anytime of the day)

Location: Kigali

Price: $50 Per Person

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.



KIGALI CITY EXPLORATION

Arrival at the Kigali International Airport depending on the arrival time you can visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center where over 259,000 genocide victims were put to rest in mass graves and learn about the different world genocides and the peace processes that Rwanda is undergoing through since the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

Visit the Belgian camp where 10 UN peace keepers were killed trying to protect the moderate prime minister before start of Genocide.

Visit Local markets, Inema art center and end the day at the Question coffee to taste the pure Rwandan coffee grown by women in cooperatives. 

Duration: 3 hours (starting anytime of the day)

Location: Kigali

Price: $50 Per Person

Inclusion: Transport, museums entry fees, coffee, guiding.

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.


1 DAY TOUR BUGESERA RECONCILIATION VILLAGE (testimonies and cultural experiences) & NYAMATA AND NTARAMA GENOCIDE MEMORIAL


Morning pick up in Kigali and transfer to Bugesera to visit the Ntarama and Nyamata genocide memorial churches where thousands of Tutsis were butchered hoping to be safe in houses of God.

 

Later proceed to Bugesera Reconciliation Village where the perpetrators, survivors and few returnees are living together in exceptionally unique and harmonious way; the visitors get the opportunity to hear testimonies from the perpetrators and survivors as they took path to reconciliation in this model cluster village. Guests engage in different activities ranging from agricultural experiences, interacting with Rwandan smiling children, learn about the health situations, get free cooking and weaving lessons from local women and wind up to exciting event called UBUSABANE '' Get Together Party'' with all community members. 

Transfer to Kigali and drop off to the Hotel. Duration: 3 hours (starting in the morning)

Duration: 5 hours

Location: Bugesera

Price: $70 Per Person

Inclusions: transport, visit at the village, local food at the village

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.


EVENING BAR CRAWLS


Meet in Kigali at Chez Lando (http://www.hotelchezlando.com/), start a night out with drinks and snacks as well good musics. Later drive to Fuchsia lounge, known for all kinds of drinks and additionally its popular types of entertainments ranging from live bands, trending modern musics to games screening for sports lovers(www.fuchsialounge.rw/

Proceed to Riders lounge (theriderslounge.com) which near the convention center then end the night at People or Cocobean.

Duration: 6pm to Midnight.

Location: Kigali

Price: $80 Per Person

Inclusion: transport, 2 local beers or soft drink at each bar, snacks.

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.


1 DAY TRIP – GORILLA TREKKING


Early morning drive to the Volcanoes National park (4:30am) with packed breakfast, briefing, grouping and completing park formalities then embark on a once in a lifetime experience of tracking mountain gorillas. Once you spot them you are allowed to spend an hour watching your closest long lost cousin. This is perhaps one of the most breathtaking wildlife experiences on earth!!! You get so close to these awesome giant primates. You stare at each other blankly not knowing who to break the long silence first. Tracking the gorillas through the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virunga is a magical experience. 

Be back at the base in time for lunch!  Transfer back to Kigali

Price: $1655 Per Person

Inclusive; transport in a 4x4 jeep, lunch, Gorilla trekking, experienced driver guide and trekking guides, taxes and administrative fee.

Exclusive; personal expenses, Tips, travel and health insurance.

Duration: 5am to 5/6pm

Location: Musanze – Volcanoes National Park

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.


1 DAY TRIP TO AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK


Early morning pick up (5am) in Kigali then transfer to Akagera. Briefing at the park reception followed by the full day game drive starting from North and exit in the South, get opportunity to see some of the 12 species of antelopes, over 525 species of birds including the rare ones such as the shoe bill stock, papyrus gynolek and the big 5 animals i.e. Lion, Leopard, Rhino, Buffalo and Elephant, to mention but a few. The park has the highest concentration of birds per square kilometer, very beautiful undulating landscapes, high species numbers and endemic species plus historical and cultural sites inside the park.

 

Transfer back to Kigali.


Price: 128$ per person

 

included: Transport in a 4x4 jeep, professional driver guide, park entry fees, picnic lunch box, water on board, taxes and administrative costs 

Excluded: travel and health Insurance, personal expenses i.e; tips, etc.

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.

Duration: 5am to 5/6pm

Location: East – Akagera National Park


1 DAY TOUR – KING’S PALACE & ETHNOGRAPHIC MUSEM


Pick up in Kigali (7am) and transfer to Butare visit Ethnographic museum and the King’s palace.

Start with the Kings palace in Nyanza, 88 km south of Kigali City; this was the residence of King Mutara III Rudahigwa and the Royal Palace that was traditionally built.


This Palace offers a detailed look into Rwandan traditional seat of their monarchy, it is an impressive museum, restored to its 19th century state and made entirely with traditional materials.

Recently the Long-horned Traditional cows, known in Kinyarwanda as "Inyambo" were also introduced because of the fact that cows form an integral part of Rwandan Culture. On the neighboring hill of Mwima, you can also visit the burial grounds of King Mutara III and his wife Queen Rosalie Gicanda.  After lunch transfer to ethnographic museum


Proceed with the the Ethnographic Museum which gives introduction to Rwanda’s kingdoms.

The Ethnographic Museum is one of the six museums that make up the Institute of National Museums of Rwanda. This Museum was built in 1987, and now houses one of Africa's finest ethnographic collections. Its seven galleries display historical, ethnographic, artistic and archaeological artifacts accompanied by visual aids, giving visitors a rich insight into the culture of Rwandans.

Lunch in Butare then head back to Kigali.

Duration: 8am to 5pm

Price: $70 per person

Location: South – Nyanza and Butare

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.


1 DAY TOUR TO LAKE KIVU - KIBUYE OR GISENYI BEACH


Pick up in Kigali (7am) transfer to Kibuye – Lake Kivu, the Rwanda’s most attractive of lake ports, nestled in a series of interwoven and undulating hills and offering visitors spectacular views of the lake, its islands and the stunning surrounding countryside.

It is considered one of Rwanda’s hidden treasures, with its lush green hills and peaceful breeze.  Drive to the shores of the Lake Kivu to enjoy a boat ride to visit the Napoleon and Peace Islands to see a number of colorful birds, clouds of big fruit bats, learn the history of the lake and the beautiful views of the Lake surroundings.



OR visit Gisenyi, enjoy the day at the beach, boat cruise with traditional fishermen, visit hot spring. Transfer back to Kigali. End of service

Price: 80$ per person

 

included: Transport, boat cruise, hotspring, water on board, taxes and administrative costs.

 

Excluded: travel and health Insurance, personal expenses i.e.; tips, etc.

Minimum: 10pax, less than 10 price will increase/ Maximum: 25 Pax, More than 25 Pax on request.

Duration: 8am to 5/6pm

Location: Kibuye/Gisenyi – Lake Kivu

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Company Name: Wildlife Tours