Nyungwe Canopy Group Tour

Price : 40$/person
You visit:
kigali, Nyungwe National park
Days : 1
Minimum travellers : 15
Country : rwanda

Details
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.

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Itinerary

  • 5h00
    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.

  • 8h00 AM
    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
  • 8h30 AM
    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.

  • 11h00 AM
    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
  • 1h00 PM
    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

  • 8h00 PM
    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
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