Price : 40$/person You visit: kigali, Nyungwe National park Days : 1 Minimum travellers : 15 Country : rwanda
Tour Nyungwe Forest National Park of Rwanda from 50 meters in the air on the Canopy Walk and access impressive insights into East Africa’s largest and oldest Afro-Montane Forest. The walkway of length 200 meters hangs across a steep and deep valley filled with thick forest. The Canopy Walk offers breathtaking views across the misty forest, and sightings at eye-level, of a number of unique wildlife inhabiting the canopies. The Canopy Walk activity takes close to 2 hours, the start and end point being at the Nyungwe National Park headquarters – the Uwinka tourist reception center. The first about 200 meters is a walk along a forest trail under the thick canopies for a chance to observe the ground level nature before taking on the canopy walkway to access the top level of the forest. Notable sightings include several monkeys such as L’Hoest’s Monkeys, Blue Monkeys, Black-and-white Colobus, Red-tailed Monkeys, and lots of birds. Nyungwe Forest National Park is situated in the south west of Rwanda, 255km from the capital Kigali.The park has a remarkable diversity of wildlife including 13 species of primates, more than 300 species of birds, 85 mammals, over 1000 plant species, 32 amphibian and 38 reptile species. Many of the species are endemic to the Albertine Rift region within which the forest lies. The Minimum age for the canopy activity is 6 years old, and children must be accompanied by an adult The activity is available through out the year. Chances of rain are high so remember to carry a rain coat. Hiking shoes are also in order. Rain coats and hiking boots can be rented at the reception center. Walking sticks are provided free of charge. Level of difficulty: The hike is relatively easy and takes on average 2 hours to complete.
Arrive at departure Location Meals : All meals included Drinks not included Minimum travellers : 15
Everyone must be at Athenee, Kigali so we can depart at the same time. Since we are passing on our way to Kabuga, we can pick up people who are located nearby the route we will pass by. Avoid oversleeping so you won’t be left behind.
Arrive at Nyanza kwa HAGI for a stop over Accomodation : No accommodation Meals : All meals included Drinks not included Minimum travellers : 15
Enjoy the barbecue, fresh milk , maize and using the washroom
depature from Nyanza to Nyungwe Accomodation : No accommodation. Meals : All meals included Drinks not included Minimum travellers : 15
rive straight to nyungwe national park via Huye and Nyamagabe district where will keep leaning from the guide’s interpretation.
Arriving at UWINKA Park reception Accomodation : No accommodation Meals : All meals included Drinks not included Minimum travellers : 15
for check in and being given a briefing and walking to canopy
Ending canopy experience and arriving to park reception Accomodation : No accommodation Meals : All meals included Drinks not included Minimum travellers : 15
Back to park reception then drive to Kitabi for lunch
Arrival back to kigali Accomodation : No accommodation Meals : All meals included Drinks not included Minimum travellers : 15
after having a lunch and enjoying the view of tea plantation will drive back to Kigali