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3 days Nyungwe Primates Trekking Tour

The 3 days Nyungwe Forest National Park will start and end in Kigali. This safari takes you to southwestern side of Rwanda just at the border area with Burundi in the south, Lake Kivu and the Democratic Republic of Congo in the west. View primate species most of which include chimpanzees, L’Hoests, Angolan colobus monkeys, owl faced monkeys and others; 85 species mammals, 38 reptiles, 32 amphibians.

Day 1: Departure from Kigali to Nyungwe Forest National Park

Breakfast early in the morning at your favorite hotel in Kigali, you will be picked by one of our driver guide who will take you through briefing about your entire tour. Thereafter, set off to Nyungwe Forest National Park about 268 kilometers which is approximately six hours past stunning landscapes of the southern Rwanda and Butare prior proceeding to the park. On arrival, you will have dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking in the morning and Nyungwe Forest Canopy walk

Following breakfast, you will join other visitors at the park headquarters for briefing at 8:00am by park official on how you are supposed to behave in the jungle. Besides chimpanzees, Nyungwe Forest National Park also offers refuge to variety of wildlife including birds, butterflies, mammals and other primate species. Chimpanzee trekking at this park usually takes about 2 to 5 hours and only an hour is given to you to have a face to face encounter with these fascinating primates, explore their behavior. After, return to the lodge for lunch and relaxation.

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali

Breakfast in the morning and thereafter, drive back to Kigali approximately six hours’ drive. Have a stopover at Butare south of Rwanda to explore the ethnographic museum that features as the largest museum in Rwanda comprising of more than 100000 artifacts which entail more about the traditions and history of Rwanda. Later, set off to Nyanza palace that is a royal home to the 2 kings of Rwanda-King Musinga and his successor King Rudahigwa. After your exploration, return to Kigali capital and this will mark the end of your 3 day safari in Nyungwe Forest National Park.

  • Entry Permits
  • Full Board Accomodation
  • Park Ranger Fees
  • Relevant Government Taxes
  • Full time English or/and French speaking Driver/Guide
  • Meal
  • Ground Transportation by a 4×4 vehicle
  • Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends
  • Airfares
  • Visa Fees
  • Personal Insurance
  • Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities.

Find the list of recommended lodges to be enjoyed during your stay in Nyungwe national Park during your visit in Rwanda.

Nyungwe Lodges
Nyungwe forest national park is well known for chimpanzee tracking & canopy walk, its located in southern rwanda, it has accommodation facilities ranging from Mid Range, Budget and luxury lodges. it has Gisakura guest house, Nyungwe forest lodge and nyungwe hill top Lodge. Book a Discounted price safari to nyungwe with Rwagasabo safaris Rwanda to enjoy the stay in any of the accommodation below.

One & Only Nyungwe House

Visit Rwanda Chimpanzee Tracking in nyungwe forest with the overnight stay in One & Only Nyungwe House that is a luxury lodge 5 Stars hotel recommended by Active African Vacations.

Gisakura Guesthouse budget

Traveling on budget option , Gisakura guest house is recommended to primates travelers that visit Nyungwe forest national park for chimpanzee tracking in the wild,its offering basic accommodation for travelers.

Nyungwe hill top view Mid range

Find mid range accommodation in nyungwe forest recommended by Active African Vacations called Nyungwe Hill Top lodge , offering moderate accommodation facilities to travelers .Book chimps Trek in Rwanda.


Volcanoes Lodges

Volcanoes national park is located in the northern province of Rwanda , its ranked as the home to the mountain gorillas and all gorilla trekking tours offered by Active African Vacations leads to Volcanoes national Park. Hotels & lodges found in this park include mountain gorilla view lodge,volcanoes lodge, Kinigi guest house,Muhabura hotel,Villa Da Gorilla,Five volcanoes lodge.

Muhabura Hotel Budget

Muhabura Hotel is a budget lodge (2 Star Hotel) and its recommended for travelers that are taking gorilla Safaris to Volcanoes on Budget option , Dont miss to enjoy the cheapest price on gorilla trekking adventure to Rwanda, Expect good service worthy the price.

Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Book your stay on mountain gorilla view lodge which is a mid range hotel located in Volcanoes National Park, Mostly recommended to Middle range travelers on 3 Star Hotels.Enjoy gorilla trekking in Rwanda with Active African Vacations.

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge luxury

Enjoy the overnight stay at Sabyinyo silverback lodge which is a luxury 5 Star hotel located in Volcanoes national park, its recommended to luxury travelers that wish to enjoy gorilla trekking in Rwanda and advance booking is required.

Akagera Lodges
Akagera Wildlife national park is among the top destination for wildlife conservation, enjoy wildlife game drive & Boat cruise in Akagera National Park. Its still lacking budget lodges and accommodation needs to be booked in advance.

Akagera Game Lodge

Being one of the best getaways and destinations at Akagera Np, the lodge offers exquisite reliable accommodation that is comfortable to all that visit the park on holiday.

Ruzizi Tented Camp

Situated along the shores of Lake Ihema offering exceptional views of the surrounding, Ruzizi tented camp has 7 en-suite tents suitable for all travelers worldwide.

Minimum Pax: 1

Duration: 3 days

Pickup : Any time

Destination : Nyungwe National Park

Type: Primates Safari