Day 1: Welcome at the airport, transfer to hotel and check-in. History-minded exploration of Kigali with visits to landmarks from colonial, post-independence, genocide and post-genocide times. Overnight at recommended hotel.
Day 2: Educational excursion: Rwanda’s development challenge. Visit to Mayange, the Rwandan Model Village – hands-on experience with the real learning experience in Reconciliation villages. Transfer to Ruhengeri at the outskirts of Volcanoes National Park. Overnight: recommended hotel.
Day 3: Mountain gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park. Afternoon: Optional visit to the Batwa Cultural Village. Transfer and Overnight at recommended hotel.
Day 4: Educational excursion: Community-based tourism in Kinigi for Ethno Botany tours. Visit to a local association that teaches how to create banana artisan. Visit to an orphanage and introduction to the challenges of orphans and street children. Return to Kigali. Overnight at a Standard Hotel.
Day 5: Boat trip to Coffee Islands in Lake Kivu – guided tour around a major coffee plantation or go for the Tea tours. Performance of traditional dancing. Overnight at a Standard hotel.
Day 6: Visit to a crafts markets. Farewell at the airport.
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