Virunga Primates and Mafia Island

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  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 15-90 yrs
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-18963
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Kigali, Rwanda
  • Ends Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
  • +3
  • Spend time with wild mountain gorillas in their natural habitat
  • Track endangered golden monkeys
  • Relax on the idyllic Mafia Island
This fantastic holiday combines exciting wildlife encounters in Rwanda with total relaxation on Mafia Island in the Indian Ocean. You’ll spend time tracking wild mountain gorillas and endangered golden monkeys in their natural habitat in Volanoes National Park also known as Parc des Volcans before flying to Dar es Salaam for one night and then on to laid-back Mafia Island located approximately 48km off the Tanzanian coast. This tropical island remains almost untouched by tourism, and whilst it may not be a suitable destination for travellers who like to stay in conventional luxury resorts, it is ideal for those who are looking for a remote, unique and adventurous travel experience.
  • Day 1: Arrive in Kigali, transfer to Parc National des Volcans
  • Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 3: Golden Monkey Tracking in Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 4: Flight from Kigali to Dar es Salaam
  • Day 5: Fly from Dar es Salaam to Mafia Island
  • Day 6: Explore Mafia Island
  • Day 7: Explore Mafia Island
  • Day 8: Explore Mafia Island
  • Day 9: Explore Mafia Island
  • Day 10: Fly from Kilondoni Airport to Dar es Salaam
  • Activities and transport as stated in full itinerary
  • 9 nights accommodation
  • Airport transfers
  • National Park fees
  • Gorilla trekking permits
  • Golden monkey trekking permits
  • Flights as stated in full itinerary
  • International flights
  • Travel insurance & visas
  • Anything not mentioned in the 'What's Included' section
  • Optional activities
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20% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure, but the 20% deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.


A deposit of 20% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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