3 Day Nyungwe Forest National Park Adventure

| September 9, 2018
Monkeys in Nyungwe Forest

Monkeys in Nyungwe Forest

This exciting 3 day Adventure Tour In Nyungwe Forest National park starts and ends in Kigali. Nyungwe Park is a preserved part of rain forest which houses a variety of primate species, including humankind’s closest living relative, the chimpanzee, L’hoest monkeys and hundreds of the delightfully acrobatic Angolan Colobus monkey. Nyungwe counts for 25% of the African Primate population!

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Drive From Kigali to Nyungwe Forest

After breakfast in Kigali you will drive to Nyungwe Forest National Park, Passing through magnificent views of the beautiful hilly countryside which gives Rwanda its name as “a country of a thousand hills”. During this drive, You will have the opportunity to see lake Kivu and the daily lives of the people at the countryside as it has been lived for centuries, virtually unchanged. This is a very scenic route and provides the opportunity to see the people at work, Cultivating Bananas, Cassava, Sorghum, Beans, Rice and Potatoes in their steep and tiny fields. Arrive at Gisakura Guest House late in the Afternoon and check-in at Your Lodge.

Low Budget Accomodation: Gisakura Guest house or similar
Meals & drinks: Lunch, Dinner included +Driking Water

Day 2: Chimpanzees Tracking and Canopy Walk

You will wake early, around 4:00am, and set off into the forest to track chimpanzees. During your walk inside the forest you may encounter other primates, animals and bird species. In the afternoon you will return to the Guest House for lunch.  In the afternoon at 2.00pm you will take off on a canopy walk where you will view a variety of animal species and beautiful landscape. After this walk you will return to the Guest House for dinner and your overnight stay. Note: If you arrived late from Chimpanzees Tracking, you will go for the canopy walk next day.

Low Budget Accomodation: Gisakura Guest house or similar
Meals & drinks: All Meals included +Driking Water

Day 3: Nyungwe Forest National Park-Drive to Kigali Via Kibuye

You will rise early, have breakfast, check-out and then leave the park, following the Gisakura Tea Estates and Lake Kivu on your trip back to Kigali; arriving in Kigali in the afternoon where you will be dropped-off at the airport for your flight back home. This is where your safari will end.

Accomodation: Not Included
Meals & drinks: Beakfast included + Driking Water


Included: Park fees, Gorilla permits, All activities, All accommodation, A professional driver/guide, Ground transportation, All Taxes/VAT, Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)

Excluded: International flights, Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour, Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.), Some meals (as specified in the day-by-day), Drinks


Category: Rwanda Tours

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