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Two-day Ruhondo Lake and Golden Monkeys Adventure



Per person


As you exit Kigali city looking forward to the Ruhondo Lake and Golden Monkey Adventure, you pass through the rural part of Kigali city and the Northern province enjoying the revitalising views of the hills, valleys and landscapes of our Country of a Thousand Hills, Rwanda. Also, the experience gives an exposure to Musanze town along the way. 


Timing is for guidance and may slightly vary along the tour: 

  • Day one 06h00: Pick-up in Kigali city by a Countryside Tours guide and departure and drive for 3.5 hours estimate.

  • Boat trip in Ruhondo lake 

  • Lunch in Ruhondo

  • Afternoon and evening: Transfer in the afternoon and check-in the hotel where dinner is taken and overnight stay is spent.

  • Day two 06h00: Early breakfast, leave Musanze by 06h15 to be at RDB Kinigi Tourist information centre for registration and 07h00 Golden monkeys trekking 

  • From the golden monkeys, enjoy Iby’iwacu cultural centre (Now called Gorilla guardians village-1.5 hours)

  • Lunch and head back to Kigali to arrive around 18h00

  • End of tour, debriefing and drop-off.

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Accommodation upgrades optional at extra cost 

Duration: Two days

Group size: 1-6 persons

In need of a thrilling adventure? to take a relaxing boat ride on the scenic twin lakes of Ruhondo and Burera, to see the rare golden monkeys?



  • Three meals-Lunch, Dinner, Lunch on a one-course basis with a soft drink

  • Bottled water

  • Transport

  • A professional driver-guide

  • Pick-up and drop-off anywhere in Kigali city


Not included

  • Covid-19 test done in Rwanda within 72 hours to the visit time of the golden monkeys, PCR

  • Alcoholic beverages

  • Anything not explicitly mentioned

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