Primate Expedition for 15 Days in Tanzania and Rwanda
With a picnic lunch we leave Arusha for Tarangire. An afternoon game drive follows then dinner and an overnight stay at the hospitable Roika Tarangire Tented Lodge.
Breakfast is followed by an early morning game drive carrying our picnic lunch and in the afternoon we continue our exploration of Tarangire. Our return to the lodge is in time for Dinner and an overnight stay at Roika.
After Breakfast we leave the Tarangire via a game drive of Lake Manyara and lunch at the picnic site inside the park. Then we take a scenic drive to Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge where we have Dinner and spend the night.
A full day tour of Ngorongoro commences after breakfast with a lunch at the crater floor. We then return to the Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge for Dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast we leave the Ngorongoro for the Serengeti via Olduvai Gorge carrying our picnic lunch. The afternoon is a game drive which leads to the Seronera Wildlife Lodge.
We rise for an early breakfast to ensure an early morning game drive. After lunch we continue with our game drive and arrive at the Seronera Wildlife Lodge where we have dinner and retire.
After Breakfast we leave the Seronera Lodge driving along the shores of Lake Victoria. We have our picnic lunch on the game drive en route to the Speke Bay Lodge where we dine and stay overnight.
The day can be spent doing any of the following; a Game Drive, Nile Perch, Fishing, Canoeing and a mountain Bike excursion.
We leave Speke Bay Lodge for Mwanza and catch a flight to Kigali, Rwanda where we dine and stay overnight stay at a hotel in Kigali.
We leave Kigali for Nyanza Town to visit the ancient palaces of the Kings followed by a visit to Batare the former administrative capital of colonial Rwanda. You get to visit to the museums and Gikorongo, a memorial site of the senseless 1984 genocide massacres. The day ends with Dinner and an overnight stay at the Gisakura Guest house perched at the edge of the Nyungwe Forest.
We breakfast and embark on a full day’s trek trough chimpanzee and monkey territory.
After breakfast we drive to the shores of Lake Kivu. This beautiful vast body of water is enclosed by the steep green terraced hills characteristic of rural Rwanda. We cross the lake with a speedboat to Gisenyi town for lunch then a 60km drive to Ruhengeri hills to find a warm welcome at the New Mountain Gorilla Nest Lodge where we have dinner stay overnight.
Breakfast is followed by a short drive to the park Headquarters where we register for and commence on our first day of Gorilla Nest Lodge for Dinner and an overnight stay.
This is offered as another day for Gorilla Tracking followed by Dinner and an overnight stay at the Gorilla Nest Lodge.
On this day we Leave Ruhengeri for Kigali to catch our flight for home.
Lodge Safari: Tanzanian part until the flight to Kigali : US $ 4,025
Price includes the flight ticket from Mwanza – Kigali
Price excluded activities on day 8 which are optional.