Best of Rwanda Primates Tour - Gorillas, Chimps and Monkeys tour  - 6 Days




In the best of Rwanda Tour, we will be tracking gorillas in Volcanoes NP, chimps in Nyungwe NP, golden monkeys in Volcanoes National Park.


We drive along the shore line of Lake Kivu and spend a night at one of the beautiful spots by the lake.

The tour takes visits to Nyungwe, in south-west of Rwanda, a huge afro-montane forest. With over 10, in size, Nyungwe is the undisputed giant in Central Africa.


The natural forest is renowned for its large troops of colobus monkeys, chimpanzees, butterflies and a rich variety of orchids. Over 300 bird species have been recorded.

Visit Parc National des Volcans in the north of Rwanda where about 300 mountain gorillas live.

  • Day 1: Start from Kigali city , drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park

  • Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking in Nyungwe Forest and other primates 

  • Day 3: Lake Kivu

  • Day 4: Volcanoes National Park & Golden monkeys trek

  • Day 5:  Gorilla Trekking in Parc National des Volcans

  • Day 6:  Departure from Kigali



  • Visit the rare white Rhinos of Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary

  • The Murchison Falls National Park in search of the big five.

  • Tracking the infamous Chimpanzees in Kibale National Park.

  • Tree-climbing lions of Ishasha sector in Queen Elizabeth National Park

  • Mountain Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

  • Golden Monkey tracking in Kisoro’s Mgahinga National Park.


  • January to March: Hot and dry, an excellent time of year to be on safari in Uganda.

  • April and May: Uganda’s long rainy season when many camps are closed. Rains tend to be in the morning and late afternoon.

  • June to September: Temperatures climb rapidly and this is a fantastic time of year for gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

  • October to December: Another great time of year to be on safari, you can get some rain in November but temperatures are favourable and conditions are ideal for game viewing.

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