5 Days Cultural Tour Rwanda

5 Days Cultural Tour Rwanda

5 Days Cultural Tour Rwanda

This 5 days Cultural tour Rwanda and Gorilla Safari will allow you to explore the Rwanda cultural practices and traditions of the local people of Rwanda. You will begin this tour from Kigali with a first cultural visit to the Iby’iwacu cultural village in Kinigi and a special visit to Twin Lakes of Ruhondo and Burera. You will also go for the amazing gorilla tracking in the misty ranges of Volcanoes National Park. End your 5 days Rwanda cultural tour with a kigali city tour experience visitng remarkable cultural heritage sites before a final flight out.

5 Days Rwanda Cultural Tour Highlights

  • Iby’iwacu Cultural Village Visit
  • Mountain Gorilla tracking in Volcanoes National Park
  • Travel in a Customized 4WD safari vehicle
  • 4 Full nights accommodations
  • Delicious meals
  • Morning Boat ride on Lake Kivu
  • Rwanda Cultural tours & Community Excursion
  • Airport transfers

Detailed Itinerary for 5 Days Cultural Tour Rwanda

DAY 1 : ARRIVAL AT KIGALI AND TRANSFER TO BOOKED ACCOMMODATION

Upon arrival in Kigali at the airport, you will be picked up by a waiting tour guide from Karisimbi Safaris. You will be briefed about the itinerary plan of your 5 days Rwanda cultural tour and some of the things to expect while on the 5 days excursion. Feel free to ask questions and get clarity on some things you may need to know and get on a transfer to your prebooked hotel in Kigali for dinner and overnight.

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

  • Up Market: Kigali Serena Hotel
  • Mid-Range: Classic Hotel
  • Budget: Flame Tree Village Kigali
  • Meal plan: Dinner

DAY 2 : KIGALI CITY TOUR, TRANSFER TO VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK

On your second day of the Rwanda cultural tour itinerary, you will have a delicious Rwandan breakfast and your driver / guide will pick you up to begin the Kigali city tour excursion visiting the historical sites in the city to start a real feel of the cultural experience in Rwanda. Remarkable places to visit include the Kigali Solaire, Stade regional, Kigali Genocide memorial site, Kandt Museum, Belgian camp. In the afternoon, you will after lunch transfer to Musanze (former Ruhengeri) northwest of Rwanda arriving in the evening after a 2-3 hours drive cruising past breathtaking landscapes and photographic stopovers. Dinner and overnight as planned at your prebooked hotel!

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

  • Up Market: Mountain Gorilla view lodge
  • Mid-Range: Le’bambou gorilla lodge
  • Budget: Kinigi guest house
  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

DAY 3 : GORILLA TREKKING IN VOLCANOES NP, IBY’IWACU CULTURAL VILLAGE VISIT

You will wake up very early in the morning, have breakfast and set out for your briefing before the Gorilla trekking activity in volcanoes national park. There are a number of things that you ought to carry for this activity like hiking boots, rain jackets, a san hat, sunscreens and insect repellent is much required while in tropical rainforest since the trees are a harbor to insects such as tsetseflies. You will have a break to have your lunch after Gorilla trekking and in the afternoon take a trip to the Iby’Iwacu Cultural Village where you will spend dinner and overnight enjoying performances and dances from the Iby’iwacu people.

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

  • Up Market: Mountain Gorilla view lodge
  • Mid-Range: Le’bambou gorilla lodge
  • Budget: Kinigi guest house
  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

DAY 4 : COMMUNITY EXCURSION – LAKE KIVU CULTURAL TOUR

Have breakfast at the lodge and then check out of your hotel to transfer to the beautiful Lake Kivu. On your way, you will pay visit the Banana and Sorghum beer production plants and you could even have a taste if you dare. You will then proceed to the shores of Lake Kivu to relax. Dinner and overnight at planned hotel residences in Rubavu.

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

  • Up Market: Lake Kivu Serena Hotel
  • Mid-Range: Paradis Malahide
  • Budget: La Petite Colline Guest House
  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

DAY 5 : BUTARE CULTURAL VISIT AND TRANSFER TO KIGALI

After breakfast, you will begin your final day of 5 days cultural tour Rwanda driving to Butare, “the intellectual town of Rwanda”. Visit the Basilica of Kabagayi, the ancient King’s palace at Nyanza, National Museum and drive back to Kigali Airport for your return flight after you have had an en-route lunch and souvenir shopping (Optional).

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

5 DAYS CULTURAL TOUR RWANDA INCLUDES

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • Transportation by safari vehicle
  • Gorilla tracking Permits
  • Nature walk
  • Visit Lake Kivu and boat ride

THIS CULTURAL TOUR EXCLUDES

  • Airfares
  • Rwanda Visa
  • Tips to local guide
  • Telephone fees
  • Porter fees when tracking
  • Personal insurance and shopping
  • Any other item not mentioned above

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