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AVU034 Rwanda Primates Safari in Nyungwe Forest (4 Days)

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Tour Overview

This 4 days safari starts in Nyungwe, is a massive montane forest, in southern Rwanda. It is the largest in Central Africa and has thirteen species of primates including chimpanzee and large groups of Rwenzori colobus.

Tour Highlights

Day 1: Kigali transfer to Nyungwe Forest
Day 2: Nyungwe Forest – Nature walk
Day 3: Chimp Trekking in Nyungwe
Day 4: Return to Kigali

Detailed Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Kigali transfer to Nyungwe Forest
Pick up by our safari guide at your preferred hotel in Kigali or upon arrival at the airport in Kigali and thereafter, start by driving south for Nyungwe Forest. Drive further southwards and visit the old king’s palace in Nyanza. Drive past green hills of tea and the vast Nyungwe Forest.
Accommodation: Nyungwe Forest Lodge or Nyungwe Top Hill View Hotel or Ibis Hotel or Gisakura Guest House
Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 2: Nyungwe Forest – Nature Walk
Have an early breakfast and then Carryout an escorted nature walk in search of the large groups of colobus – you will see many monkeys in large groups and birds including the Rwenzori turacos. After that busy activity, you will have picnic lunch and return late afternoon, relax with a cup of evening tea at your lodge, then overnight at the lodge.
Accommodation: Nyungwe Forest Lodge or Nyungwe Top Hill View Hotel or Ibis Hotel or Gisakura Guest House
Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 3: Chimps Trekking in Nyungwe
Have an early breakfast, then go for a guided nature walk in the forest for go chimpanzee tracking. Since your day will be a bit free, you will have enough time to organize your cargo in preparation for the next day’s departure. In the evening, you will relax, some might decide to have a walk around, and then later you will have dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Accommodation: Nyungwe Forest Lodge or Nyungwe Top Hill View Hotel or Ibis Hotel or Gisakura Guest House
Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 4: Return to Kigali
Wake up in the morning, have breakfast and then return to Kigali. Depending on your time schedule of your flight, you will visit the cultural museum in Butare enroute. Transfer to Kigali or to the airport for your flight back home.
Meal Plan: Lunch

END OF THE RWANDA PRIMATES SAFARI IN NYUNGWE FOREST (4 DAYS)

The Safari Package Covers:

  • Chimps trekking Permit
  • Nature Walk
  • Entrance Fee to the old king’s palace in Nyanza
  • Entrance Fee to the cultural museum in Butare Park Ranger Fees
  • Relevant Government Taxes.
  • Full Board Accommodation (3 nights) and en-route meals as indicated in the itinerary.
  • Full time English speaking Driver/Guide
  • Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.

Safari Exclusions:

  • Airfares  
  • Visa Fees    
  • Personal Insurance
  • Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities

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