Mountain gorillas in Rwanda

Iconic Rwanda and Kenya Big-Game Safari

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Countries Visited

Rwanda

Places Visited

Nairobi, Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Samburu National Reserve, Masai Mara National Reserve...

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Suggested Duration

13 Days

Walk to gorillas while surrounded by rhinos and this surreal experience will be merely the start of what you can do in East Africa. This signature luxury safari will celebrate the beautiful diversity as you mix the timeless highlights of Kenya and Rwanda. Intimate Big Five introductions will begin in Ol Pejeta, continue with wild and wonderful adventures in Samburu, with predators and herds on the Masai Mara plains, and then conclude with mountain gorillas and golden monkeys in the thick Volcanoes...

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Trip Highlights

  • Savor the unforgettable intimacy of a gorilla trek as you watch the giant primates for an hour from just seven meters away
  • Receive a timeless introduction to safari with Kenya’s Ol Pejeta Conservancy, a compact and charming private reserve that makes it easy to encounter the Big Five and more
  • Celebrate the enormity of Samburu National Reserve with big game wilderness on an adventure through a land of serenity and surprise
  • Be surrounded by the battles between predator and prey in the Masai Mara, constantly listening and watching the drama on the famous plains
  • Take a hot air balloon safari over the Mara and admire the scale of the landscape and the migratory patterns of the herds
  • Enjoy not only the mountain gorillas in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, but also enjoy a day with mysterious golden monkeys
  • Learn and listen to the haunting and heartwarming stories of Rwanda’s history with a night spent in capital Kigali
  • Experience four diverse safari destinations to take in the complete sphere of East African wildlife, from the primates to the spotted predators, black and white rhinos to a sundry of ungulates
  • Combine a mix of private conservancies and national parks as you explore a diverse range of safari activities, including nighttime drives, walks with Masai and Samburu warriors, and exploration alongside conservationists

Starting Price

$15,075 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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