This exciting 3-day tour starts and ends in Kigali. Nyungwe Forest National 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! During this tour you will also Have the Opportunity to admire The Beauty of Lake Kivu and and Idjwi Island in Congo.
Day 1 Transfer to Nyungwe National Park
You will be picked by our representative from the airport/hotel and will be given a briefing about the tour. You will then be transferred by road to Nyungwe Forest National Park. Depending on the arrival time, you may have a nature walk around Gisakura tea estates.
Day 2 Chimpazee tracking an canopy walk
You will be transferred to the park headquarters for a briefing ahead of chimpanzee tracking. You will track chimpazees and will have an opportunity to see other primates including the golden monkey, troops of Angola colobus, vervet monkey, silver monkey and the Olive baboon among others. You will also spot several bird species like the great blue turaco, the long tailed blue bird and the paradise fly catcher among others.
Day 3 Back Transfer to Kigali
You will depart for Kigali after breakfast with an optional city tour. You will have lunch in Kigali.
Chimpamzees permit, Rescue fee, Sleeping Bag, Park fees (for non-residents)
A professional driver/guide, All transportation
All Taxes/VAT, Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section), Visa to congo
International flights (from/to home)
Roundtrip airport transfer
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, etc.)