MAURITIAN ISLAND OF COLOURS JOURNEY *12 DAYS
THIS TOUR IS THE PERFECT OFF THE BEATEN PATH TOUR IN RWANDA AND TAKES YOU TO SOME OF RWANDA BEST KEPT SECRETS. DURING THIS TWELVE-DAY TOUR YOU WILL VISIT KIGALI CITY, VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK, BUHANGA ECO PARK, NYUNGWE FOREST NATIONAL PARK, KIBUYE AND AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK. KIGALI CITY IS THE GREEN HEART OF AFRICA WITH BEAUTIFUL VIEWS BUT ALSO AN INTENSE HISTORY. VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK IS ARGUABLY THE BEST PLACE IN THE WORLD TO OBSERVE THE CRITICALLY ENDANGERED MOUNTAIN GORILLAS. YOU CAN ALSO BOOK AN ADDITIONAL GOLDEN MONKEY TREK DURING THIS TOUR OR YOU MIGHT BE LUCKY AND SEE THEM WHILE TREKKING TO THE GORILLAS. BUHANGA ECO PARK IS THE SACRED FOREST OF RWANDA. NYUNGWE FOREST CONTAINS THE LARGEST MONTANE RAINFOREST IN AFRICA. KIBUYE IS A SMALL TOWN IN RWANDA AND IS KNOWN FOR ITS HISTORY DURING THE GENOCIDE. AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK IS THE BEST NATIONAL PARK IN RWANDA TO SEE THE BIG FIVE INCLUDING THE RHINO AND LIONS.
Best Time to VisitJune to September (General wildlife viewing is best)
ALL JOURNEYS ARE SAMPLE ITINERARIES WHICH WILL BE CUSTOMIZED TO YOUR NEEDS AND PREFERENCES. PRICES ARE INDICATION PRICES FOR AN ADULT ON SHARING BASIS. ACTIVITIES, EXTENSIONS OR SPECIAL EXPERIENCES CAN BE ALL ARRANGED ACCORDINGLY.
PRICING BASED ON ACCOMMODATION LEVELS:
PER PERSON TWO SHARING FROM
BRONZE $ 1,000
SILVER $ 1,000
GOLD $ 1,000
PLATINUM $ 1,000
R86 EMERALD VIP CLUB
PRICING ON REQUEST
*All journey prices are per person based on double occupancy or single occupancy unless otherwise noted, are subject to change without notice and do not include airfare. Prices according to low season. Optional activities are at an additional cost. All prices and fares are quoted in U.S. dollars.
CULTURE AND BEACH RETREAT
NO MINIMUM AGE
SUITABILITY - ALL INTENSITIES
PRIVAT OR BUBBLE JOURNEY
DEPARTURE ANY DATE
BEST TRAVEL SEASON: JUNE - SEPT
HIGH SEASON: 23 JAN - 29 MARCH
JOURNEY TYPE: PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR
JOURNEY THEME: CULTURAL IMPRESSION
Visit Pamplemousse Garden, City Tour, Caudan Waterfront ( North Tour )
After breakfast, proceed on a panoramic city tour of Port Louis the capital of Mauritius, next to the Caudan Waterfront and recreation centre which includes Citadelle Fort, Jumbo Hyper Market. Later you could opt to visit the Pamplemousses Royal Botanical Gardens (at a supplement cost). You may also experience optional activity of Blue Safari or Sub-Scooter (at a supplement cost). Stay overnight at hotel / resort in Mauritius.
Day At Leisure
Early morning you will trek to the tomb of Diana Fossey. It is one of the most popular safari activities while visiting volcanoes national park and affords good views of forest hogs, forest elephants and a variety of primates and bird species.
Visit Troux Aux Cerfs & Chamarel ( South Tour )
Today you will go for a nature walk in buhanga eco-park. Buhanga eco the park has been a sacred forest where the Rwandese kings performed initiation ceremonies.
Day At Leisure
After breakfast, you will depart towards one of Rwanda's most special national parks. You will visit the Murambi genocide memorial on the way. In the evening you will head to your lodge for dinner and overnight in Nyungwe forest national park.
Ile Aux Cerfs
After breakfast, leave for Ile Aux Cerfs which is a large island found in the east coast of Mauritius. Ile Aux Cerfs is a paradise for water sports having excellent beaches for swimming, snorkeling and shallow lagoons. The Highlight of the visit is “The Under Sea Walk” at extra cost. Stay overnight at hotel / resort in Mauritius.
KIBUYE CITY TOUR
Today you will visit Kibuye town and visit the Bisesero genocide memorial. The memorial is home to stunning scenery and a stirring genocide memorial. The tour will end with a visit to st. Pierre. You will return to your accommodation for lunch and relaxation in the afternoon.
Ile aux Aigrettes Nature Reserve Tour, Including Blue Bay Beach & Mahébourg
Instead of making separate plans for some of Mauritius' top attractions, opt for a combo tour. Hike Ile aux Aigrettes nature reserve, the place to see giant tortoise; enjoy leisure time at Blue Bay's beach and lagoon; and discover Mahébourg historical village. The colonial-era architecture is a major draw of Mahebourg but you can also visit the National History Museum (Naval Museum). Private full-day Mauritius tour: Ile aux Aigrettes, Blue Bay, Mahébourg Guided tour plus leisure time at Blue Bay's beach Explore Mahébourg's colonial-era architecture and museum Transport via air-conditioned vehicle, including hotel pickup/drop-off
Read more about Mauritius: Ile Aux Aigrettes Reserve, Blue Bay, Mahebourg Tour 2020 - Trou d'Eau Douce - https://www.viator.com/tours/Trou-dEau-Douce/Ile-aux-Aigrettes-Nature-Reserve-Tour-Including-Blue-Bay-Beach-and-Mahebourg/d24101-9433P23?mcid=56757
BIG FIVE ADVENTURES IN AKAGERA
Today you will go for a game drive but also get to meet and talk to the rangers, anti-poaching patrols and community projects. It's a fascinating insight into the often very political world of modern wildlife conversation in east Africa and the day-to-day running of a protected zone.
All relevant Government taxes
Services of a qualified English-speaking Driver Guide
Meals as showed in the itinerary
Accommodation as shown in the itinerary
Arrival and departure airport transfers as per itinerary.
Flight Ticket Fare
Language guide service (Mandarin, Cantonese, French, Spanish, German)
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Others not mentioned in the Itinerary