D-Guide Travels

Pre-colonial era, The Big 5 & The City



This 5 day tour of Rwanda offers a combination of city exploration, wildlife viewing, and cultural immersion.

The Group Leader is on FOC (only one pax)
Optional arrangement of the Gorilla trip extension

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Arrive in Kigali (Please advise flight details)

On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be welcomed upon exit where you will be met by your dedicated guide for a short introductory briefing, learn a few key words in our local language as you embark on a short 20min drive to the Kigali Marriott Hotel.

Kigali Marriott Hotel Kigali Marriott Hotel

Experience Rwanda’s capital from Kigali Marriott Hotel, conveniently located near the Nyarugenge financial district and the Kigali Convention Center. Set in the vibrant heart of Kigali, our impeccable luxury hotel provides spacious, modern accommodations with deluxe amenities and premium services.

Kigali Marriott Hotel Kigali Marriott Hotel

THAT VERY OR NEXT DAY AFTERNOON MEETING AT THE HOTEL DEPENDING ON YOUR ARRIVAL TIME. Conference room and all facilities, Coffee-break, Lunch & Dinner are included with soft drinks ONLY.


City Tour: Explore the Vibrant Fast Growing Kigali City

After your breakfast, you will first visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial as a Historical component of your trip and then carry on Nyamirambo vibrant suburb visit as well as an exploration to various corners of the city for some of the most panoramic city view points.

Kigali City Kigali City

With about 1.3million people on a surface of 730 km square, Kigali City is small but yet one of the friendliest, greenest, cleanest and safest of Africa’s cities attracting numerous visitors and investors to the capital. The rapidly growing City is becoming the biggest MICE and sports hub with signature Conference and sports venues with a track record as the fastest growing in Africa. A culinary experience and a nightlife in Kigali will never disappoint with vibrant and a wide range of various restaurants with India specialties, among others. Lunch & Dinner included with soft drinks ONLY


Day trip to Akagera National Park - Game Drives Experience

The next morning you will embark on an approx 2.5hrs scenic drive to Akagera National Park where you will spend your full day on game drives with animal sightings in the wild. You will stop-over for Included Packed Picnic Bush Lunch in the middle of the Park & carry on with the game drive.

Akagera National Park Akagera National Park Akagera National Park

Lunch will be packed to be consumed later in the Park. Dinner (included, with soft drinks ONLY)


Pre-colonial Life Story of Rwanda's Ancient Kings & Queen Mothers

Next morning after your breakfast at the Hotel, you will check out and embark on a 2.5 hrs cultural drive to Nyanza at the King’s Palace, home of Rwanda’s last Monarch with a rich history on the country’s ancient traditions and practices. You will experience the real daily life of Rwanda’s Ancient Monarchy and Royalty Rules and Practices. Along with trained parading Royal long-horned Cattle breed, also known as “Inyambo” Cows as you enjoy the Shepherds who sing for the parading cows. Don’t be afraid of posing for a photo with these actually gentle and friendly Royal cows!

Rwanda Culture & Heritage Rwanda Culture & Heritage

You will have an occasion with a live performance of the Traditional Dancing Troupe. Don’t shy away, you can join in a dance; it might be difficult for a beginner but worth a try. Your traditional local lunch will be organized from around the King’s Palace Hotel (dietary requirements put into consideration). Lunch included with soft drinks ONLY.

After a Cultural & Community busy day in the south, you will head back to Kigali.

Kigali Night Entertainment Kigali Night Entertainment

Go freshen up and come for a Night Entertainment with some of the most prominent Music Mix by renowned DJ’s.

Dinner at the Venue included; Meals with soft drinks ONLY.


Kigali City / Depart Rwanda (Please advise flight details)

No rush, have a morning at leisure, allowing yourselves to rest from a possible previous long night.
Go for a late breakfast and enjoy a lazy morning by the hotel’s Swimming Pool & more. The transport & guides will remain at your disposal for any possible souvenir shopping expeditions, City further sightings, enjoy the dedicated Kigali Car-free Zones & Kigali recreational Parks.


Kigali City

And that will mark the end of your eye-opening & memorable trip to Rwanda!


  • Car hire with professional drivers & guides
  • All in-country transport & transfers
  • All Accommodation & All Meals as per program
  • Meeting/conference room & the Kigali Gala
  • Dinner with Entertainment
  • All mentioned activities, Park entry fees & Park guides
  • Water in the vehicle throughout the trip
  • Emergency, Local, Medical Evacuation “from incident scene to nearest medical facility”
  • All government taxes


  • International air to/from Rwanda
  • Alcoholic Drinks NOT included
  • Extra charges or activities self-arranged with Hotels
  • Items of personal nature, souvenir shopping, etc.
  • Gratuities to guides, Lodge/Hotel staff, etc.
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