Destination

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Duration
3 Days 4 Nights
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Tour Type
Chimpanzee Tracking
Family
Hiking
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Group Size
10 Person
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Tour Guide
2 Mentor
nyungwe
Burundi

3-Day Chimpanzee Trekking & Canopy Walk in Nyungwe Park

This trip will take you to Nyungwe Forest National Park, you will then trek the Chimpanzees and Colobus monkeys, take your adventures on the canopy walk with great views of the forest, enjoy the Tea plantation experience. On the way you will experience Rwanda’s culture in Nyanza king’s palace museum. You will be using your private 4×4 safari Jeep.

Destination
Rwanda 
Start Kigali (Day 1)
Day 1-3 Nyungwe NP (Chimps)
End Kigali (Day 3)
Departure Yes Required
Country Rwanda
Travel Style Mid-Range
Included
  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • Chimp permits(One per person, non-resident)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water(On all days)
Excluded
  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
Travel With Bus

Details

Embark on a captivating journey to Nyungwe Forest National Park, where an array of adventures await. Trek through lush forests to encounter the playful Chimpanzees and graceful Colobus monkeys, observing these incredible creatures in their natural habitat. Experience the thrill of walking among the treetops on the canopy walk, offering breathtaking views of the forest's expanse. Immerse yourself in the Tea plantation experience, gaining insights into the cultivation and production of Rwanda's renowned tea. Enrich your cultural understanding with a visit to Nyanza king's palace museum, delving into Rwanda's heritage and traditions. Throughout your expedition, traverse the landscapes in your private 4x4 safari Jeep, ensuring comfort and convenience as you explore the diverse attractions of Nyungwe Forest National Park.

Following your breakfast, our experienced driver-guide will collect you from your hotel/residence in Kigali. Your journey commences with a transfer to Nyungwe National Park, a haven for primates and the mesmerizing Canopy Walk. Traverse southwest, relishing the picturesque terraced hillsides that define Rwanda's scenic landscapes. En route, marvel at the sight of Kamegeri Rock in Ruhango District and pause for an immersive cultural experience at the Nyanza King's palace. Indulge in a delightful lunch during this stopover, enriching your journey with cultural insights. Continue the expedition, arriving at your hotel to check-in and unwind amid the property's amenities. Prepare for an enthralling tea plantation experience, immersing yourself in the local culture. Engage with the community, honing your tea-picking skills amidst the captivating tea plantation fields, offering splendid photography opportunities. As the day winds down, return to the hotel for a delectable dinner and a tranquil night's rest.
Commence your day with an early breakfast at your hotel, setting the tone for an exhilarating hike in search of chimpanzee communities. The Nyungwe National Park houses an estimated 400-500 Rwandan chimpanzees, with a small group residing in the Cyamudongo Forest. Listen for the echoes of these lively primates, as their calls resonate through the dense forest, guiding your quest. While on the hike, keep an eye out for migratory birdlife, such as the Ross' turaco, grey-cheeked hornbill, red-breasted sparrow hawk, and regal sunbird. After your hike, return to the hotel for lunch before embarking on the Canopy Walk adventure. This unique experience involves traversing a suspended bridge spanning 160 meters through the lush montane rainforest, elevating you 70 meters above the forest floor. Revel in the extraordinary vistas of the ancient forest, a spectacle offered by this remarkable activity. Following these captivating experiences, return to the hotel to relax and enjoy the property's amenities. Conclude your day with a delightful dinner and a well-deserved rest.

You will enjoy an early breakfast at your hotel, proceed to the forest for the Colobus monkey trekking adventure. Once you spot the monkeys, you will normally have up to an hour to observe them. After your experience you will return to the hotel check out and transfer back and drop off to your hotel residence or airport depending on your flight details See you on your next visit.

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