2 days Nyungwe Forest National Park
Our 2 days Nyungwe, takes us through Nyungwe Forest which is a natural rain forest located southwest of Rwanda its believed to be one of the first Africa’s forest staying evergreen through the ice age.
It is filled with biodiversity covering up 1000 sqaure kilometers and largest in central Africa. It’s a habitat to the habituated chimpanzees and 12 primate species like the 400 strong troop of habituated Ruwenzori black and white colobus monkeys.
More to that, other species like monkeys, olive baboons, grey cheeked mangabye and 325 bird species recorded, 75 different species of mammals.
There are different activities at the forest like Nature wildlife experience, canopy walk, bird watching, relaxing at the water falls, ibyachawa culture village , vegetation, chimpazee tracking etc.
It’s one of the shortest trips in the capital city of Rwanda and more enjoyable in the wildness of the wild chimpanzees.
Itinerary of our 2 days Nyungwe Forest National Park
|Tour | Safari inclusive
||Transportation in a safari vehicle, Park entry fees, Fuel, Game drives, Guide, Accommodation fees and all meals, Bottled water|
|Tour | Safari Exclusives
||Phone bills, Beers or sodas, Person upkeep|
Day 1 | 2 days Nyungwe safari
wake up early morning for a briefing about the whole itinerary by our driver/guide who will pick you up from your hotel, residence or airport depending on your arrive time.
In case you arrive earlier, you will have a short trip in Kigali city, a city known to be organized and clean in Africa.
Your short trip includes a visit to the genocide memorial of 1994 which occurred all over the country, a visit to the genocide memorial is for most visitors on emotional event.
After your short trip continue driving to Nyungwe forest Along the way you will have a stopover for an opportunity to visit the ethnographic museum in Butara to learn about the Rwanda culture and people.
You might admire and buy yourself a craft, then continue driving to Nyungwe as you enjoy the beautiful scenery of this green and hilly country.
Arrive at your lodge and check in, our guide will drive you to Nyungwe forest to enjoy a canopy walk where you might spot out different bird species, primates like black and blue monkeys, l’ hoast’s monkeys, olive baboons, grey cheeked mangabye plant species.
Enjoy relaxing at the water falls after the canopy walk and then return to the lodge for refreshment and dinner
Accommodation (optional) Meals: dinner [Nyungwe forest lodge, Nyungwe to view hill hotel, Gisakura Guest house.]
Day 2of our 2 days Nyungwe Tour
wake up early morning for a heavy breakfast, our guide will drive you to the park headquarters for a short briefing about chimpanzee trekking, and to meet a game ranger from here the trekking will begin.
It will take about 2 hours to locate where the chimpanzees are as you trek through the bamboo forest.
Have an experience to see different tree species, birds, hear sounds of chimpanzees screaming to locate their members .
And,when you find them you will be allowed to spend 1hour with them, experience their day to day life how they eat, play, groom each other ,feed and build their nest.
This is quite an interesting experience with the second mammals to human beings .
After the trek return to the lodge and check out head back to Kigali city to your hotel or airport End of safari
Accommodation (optional) Meals: breakfast and lunch [Nyungwe forest lodge, Nyungwe to view hill hotel, Gisakura Guest house