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11 Day | Plains and Primates Safari to Kenya and Rwanda

Countries Kenya Rwanda
Theme Safari Specials; Active - Moderate
Time of Year January-March, May-December; High Season (Aug-Sept); Savings Seasons (June & Nov -Dec 14)
Budget From $7,950
Duration 11 Days

One of our classic programs where you game view in the vast plains for the migration in the Maasai Mara National Reserve, and explore the forested areas in Rwanda for Mountain Gorilla. Accommodations in Kenya is a well-known permanent tented camp right in the reserve. Mountain gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park (Parc National des Volcans) is by far Rwanda's major international attraction.

Travel from Jan 11 - May 31 2022 or Nov 1 - Dec 19 2022 and a complimentary 4th night at Mara Nyika!

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Day by Day (subject to availability)

Day 01+02

USA/Europe/Nairobi

Depart this evening on an overnight flight to Europe. Connect with your flight to Nairobi, Kenya. On arrival in Nairobi you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight Ole Sereni Hotel

Day 03-05

Maasai Mara

You will be met and transferred to Wilson Airport. Depart on your scheduled charter flight to your camp within the Maasai Mara. Activities include shared game drives, walking safaris in the Mara Conservation area, and visits to Maasai communities supported by the camp. Riverside bush breakfasts, sundowners and dinners can be arranged. Enjoy two full days of activities. An optional balloon safari may be taken. (As the sun rises over the plains of Africa you will have a bird’s eye view of the world below and the chance to see game from a completely different perspective. After landing, there is a champagne breakfast in the bush.) 3 nights Little Governor’s, Mara Toto or Mara Nyika.

Day 06

Kigali

Fly to Kigali, Rwanda. Upon arrival in Kigali you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight Kigali Serena Hotel.

Day 07+08

Musanze - Volcanoes National Park

This morning you will be picked up and transferred to your lodge in Ruhengeri and Volcanoes National Park. Gorilla trekking is not the only activity on offer. You will have an early wake up this morning as you will be collected at around 5:30am and transferred to the park gate at Kinigi for your first gorilla visit (6:45 am). Here you will meet your tracker and the day will be spent tracking the mountain gorillas. 2 nights Ingagi Park View Lodge, Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge or Singita Kwitonda.

Day 09

Kigali

This morning you will depart on your second gorilla trek. Drive back to Kigali. Enjoy the evening at leisure. Overnight Kigali Serena Hotel.

Day 10

Kigali/Nairobi/Europe

This morning you will have a Kigali City Tour including a visit to the Genocide Museum and local market. You will be transferred back to Kigali Airport. Continue on the scheduled inter-Africa flight to Nairobi. Depart this evening on an overnight flight to Europe.

Day 11

Europe/USA

Connect to your onward flight to the USA. Welcome home!

Safari Pricing Details

2022 Land Arrangements (Based on 2 people traveling)

Please request April-May pricing. Surcharges apply for Mara Toto Camp & Singita Kwitonda. Single Supplement for single traveler please request.

Classic Option (Little Governor’s or Mara Toto Camp & Ingagi Park View Lodge) (per person double)

Jan 6 - Mar / Nov - Dec 14

From $8,250

June

From $7,950

July

From $8,550

Aug - Sep

From $8,995

Oct

From $8,550

Premier Options (Mara Nyika & Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge or Singita Kwitonda Lodge) (per person double)

Jan 6 - Mar / Nov - Dec 14

From $12,150 - $13,375

June

From $12,895 - $16,495

July

From $16,495

Aug - Sep

From $16,495

Oct

From $16,495

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