3 DAYS CHIMPANZEE TREKKING & CANOPY WALK SAFARI IN NYUNGWE FOREST NATIONAL PARK
3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari: This safari is such a short and breath taking adventurous safari to Nyungwe forest national park enabling you to participate in Chimpanzee trekking safari and Canopy walk all conducted in Nyungwe forest national park. Nyungwe forest national park thrills with over 13 primate species which will be spotted during Chimpanzee trekking and Canopy walk. Nyungwe Forest is one of the remaining protected montane rainforests on the African continent covering an area of 970 square kilometers. The forests are a home to a large population of chimpanzees other primate species such as black and white Angolan Colobus monkeys, L’Hoest’s monkeys, over 270 species of trees and orchids, butterflies, 70 species of mammals and over 275 bird species. This is indeed a perfect Rwanda safari package for tourists interested in primates viewing safari in Rwanda. This safari starts from Kigali city of Rwanda and also ends in Kigali.
Highlights of 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari
- Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest national park
- Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking and Canopy walk
- Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali
Day 1: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest National park
Kigali to Nyungwe forest national park: Your 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari starts early in the morning on the 1st day with a pick up either direct from Kigali International Airport or from your hotel in Kigali. Meet and greet then set off on your journey to Nyungwe forest national park one of the top 3 destinations to explore while on a Rwanda safari. This journey takes about 6-7 hours’ drive with an enroute lunch and stopover along some attractions like the Nyanza palace. You will enjoy scenic views of rolling hills, tea plantations and many more as you proceed to Nyungwe forest. Upon arrival, you will check in your reserved lodge for dinner and overnight sleep at Gisakura guest house (Budget)/ Nyungwe Top View Hotel (Mid-Range)/ Nyungwe Forest Lodge (Luxury).
Meal plan: Lunch & Dinner
Day 2: Chimpanzee Trekking and Canopy Walks in Nyungwe forest national park
Chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe forest: Have early breakfast on the 2nd day of 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari then proceed to the park headquarters to meet other trekkers for a chimpanzee trekking experience. You will be briefed about the experience then head into the forest of Nyungwe to enjoy this adventurous forest walk to search for the habituated chimpanzees. When you find these Chimpanzees, you will have one hour of watching these beautiful creatures playing, feeding, breastfeeding and roaming the forest. After the one hoe has elapsed, exit the forest back to your lodge for lunch.
Canopy walk: After lunch still on day 2 of 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari, you will return to the park for an afternoon canopy walk on the canopy suspended about 50M high above the tree tops, on this walk you will enjoy watching chimpanzees, numerous species of birds such as sun birds and the neighboring areas. Later return to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight as above at Gisakura guest house (Budget)/ Nyungwe Top View Hotel (Mid-Range)/ Nyungwe Forest Lodge (Luxury).
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 3: Drive to Kigali
Nyungwe forest national park to Kigali city: Have your breakfast at the lodge on day 3 of 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari which is yet the final day of your 3 days Short Rwanda safari. You will then check out of the lodge and set off on a drive to Kigali city with an enroute lunch and upon arrival, your safari driver will drop you off at your hotel in Kigali or direct at Kigali international airport for an evening flight to your next travel destination.
END OF 3 DAYS RWANDA CHIMPANZEE TREKKING & CANOPY WALK SAFARI
Inclusive in 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari
- Airport pick up and drop off
- Chimpanzee trekking permit
- Canopy walking permit
- A safari vehicle for ground transportation
- All accommodations in Nyungwe for 2 Nights
- A bottle of packed drinking water
Exclusive in 3 days Chimpanzee trekking & Canopy walk safari
- Rwanda visa
- Flight air ticket
- Tips & Gratuity
- All expenses of personal nature
- Optional activities
- Additional accommodation before or after the safari