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Rwanda Nyungwe Vacation Package-4 days.

The 4 days Nyungwe primates vacation package is designed for visitors to Rwanda who wish to spend a few days in the primates galore Nyungwe forest Rwanda. Nyungwe forest is uniquely the only place in the world where one is able to track over 13 primates including the chimpanzee, white colobus monkeys, Angolan black monkeys, Blue monkeys and L'hoest monkeys among others. For primate lovers it doesn't get much better than Nyungwe Forest where primates habituated for visitation by humans can sometimes have up to 400 primates in a group. For bird lovers visit Nyungwe to bird watch over 300 birds species. While in Nyungwe one is able to embark on a canopy walk through the forest, have natural walks through the forest or hike to the falls.

Nyungwe forest is surrounded by lush and expansive tea plantations. Immerse yourself in local projects which include an experience of tea harvesting and visit one of the tea factories in the area to learn first- hand about the tea making processes. There is local projects that make artcrafts for sale. Your purchases will go a long way in supporting the locals by boosting their incomes. At the end of the Nyungwe tour, your journey back to Kigali will take you via the beautiful Lake Kivu area for a perfect beach relaxation on the shores of serene Lake Kivu. We also stop-over in Butare the cultural and colonial hub of Rwanda which also hosts the famous King's Palace at Nyanza. The National Museum is also located in Butare and will offer visitors a rich insight into Rwanda's culture and history. Time permitting, participants in this 4 days Nyungwe vacation package may attend an Intore cultural dancers performance. For art enthusiasts there is an art museum resident on Butare.

Nyungwe Vacation package highlights.

  • Track 13 different types of primates species including the white colobus monkeys
  • Tea harvesting and processing excursion
  • Nature walks and hike to the falls
  • Take a boat ride on Lake Kivu in Kibuye
  • Visit local villages and local projects in Nyungwe
  • Track the chimpanzees in Nyungwe
  • Canopy walks in Nyungwe
  • Visit a genocide memorial in Kigali
  • Kigali city tour, and shopping for crafts in a local market in Kigali
  • Visit to the National Museum in Butare
  • Visit the art museum in Butare
  • Intore dancers performance time permitting
  • Visit the King's Palace in Nyanza.


Vacation Day 1 Arrival to Kigali

→ Met on arrival to Kigali or pick up from your Kigali hotel by your driver guide

→Briefing on your safari

→Kigali city tour

→Transfer to Nyungwe with lunch foreseen in Butare

o/n Nyungwe Forest Lodge/Nyungwe Top hill View Lodge.

Vacation Day 2 Nyungwe Forest

→Track the colobus monkeys or hike to the falls

→Canopy walk

→Forest walk

→o/n Nyungwe Forest Lodge or Nyungwe Top Hill View Hotel

Vacation Day 3 Nyungwe-Kibuye

→Early morning chimp tracking

→After lunch depart for Kibuye.

→Boat ride on Lake Kivu

→o/n Cormoran Lodge

Vacation Day 4 Transfer to Kigali

→After breakfast transfer to Kigali

→Lunch in Butare

→Visit the National Museum, art museum and King;s Palace at Nyanza

→Drive to Kigali and drop off at the airport or your Kigali hotel.


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