Chimps, Gorillas & Golden Monkeys

Getaway to Rwanda for unforgettable primate encounters and luxurious lodging

This 8-night itinerary showcases the best of Rwanda's primate destinations from the comfort of One&Only's two exclusive resorts, Nyungwe House and the newly re-built Gorilla's Nest. To sweeten the deal, One&Only is including a $200 spa credit at Nyungwe House, and free room upgrade at Gorilla's Nest. Take advantage of this special value-add offer through May 2021.

Exclusive One&Only safari: 8 days / 7 nights

DAY 1:

Arrive to Kigali, overnights Kigali Marriott

DAY 2:

Full day sightseeing in Kigali

DAYS 3 & 4:

Fly to Kamembe, overnights One&Only Nyungwe House

DAYS 5, 6 & 7:

Return flight to Kigali, road transfer to Virunga. Overnights One&Only Gorilla’s Nest

DAY 8:

Return by road to Kigali, depart

Highlights of your exclusive One&Only safari

  • After clearing Covid arrival testing protocols, a guide and driver are at your disposal to explore Kigali's countless galleries, markets, and Genocide Memorial.
  • Fly to Nyungwe's spectacular rainforests for a canopy walk and chimpanzee trek for your first encounter with Rwanda's primates. Enjoy lunch in the gardens and a tea tasting after your trek or relish some spa treatments after your trek.
  • Spend 3 nights nestled in the hills surrounding Virunga's imposing volcanoes. Embark on a gorilla trek to see the country's famed silverbacks as well as a golden monkey trek. Spend your afternoons soaking in the countryside with the help of your private guide and vehicle.
  • Return to Kigali at your leisure for final sightseeing and shopping.


$11,547-14,920 for each of 2 people sharing before June, 2021

Includes: 1 chimpanzee, gorilla, and golden monkey permit per person; 10% discount on One&Only accommodation; $200 spa credit at Nyungwe House, and Free upgrade to a Virunga Suite at Gorilla's Nest (based on availability at the time of booking)

**3 night minimum stay is required from December 23-January 2nd, Nyungwe House is closed in November.

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Kigali Marriott Hotel

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One and Only Nyungwe House

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One&Only Gorillas Nest Hotel

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