The 3 days tour to Nyungwe forest national park is an exceptional package rewarding you with a closer look with chimpanzees and canopy walk. The trip starts and ends in Kigali.
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Nyungwe national park
Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking
Day 3: Canopy walk and departure
After arriving at the airport, meet our company representative and drive south westwards to Nyungwe forest national park (5-6 hours drive). Have a lunch stopover in Butare and visit the Butare ethnographic museum. You will then proceed to the national park reaching in the evening. Dinner and overnight at One and only Nyungwe house/Nyungwe top view.
Have an early morning breakfast and transfer to Uwinka information center for a simple briefing about the rules and regulation while with the chimpanzees. At 8:00am set off into the jungle searching for the chimpanzees. Hiking may last for 30 minutes to 3 hours to see human’s closet relatives. Interaction lasts for an hour after which you descend back. Go back to the lodge for refreshment and hot lunch preparing for a forest walk in the evening. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Wake up early, have breakfast and transfer to the visitor’s center for a short briefing. At 8:00am embark on the 2 hours hiking trail roughly 60 meters on top of the forest. Expect spectacular aerial views of the forest, wildlife and the neighboring attractions. You will then drive back to Kigali to connect with your return flight.
End of the Tour.