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From USD 2,209 * | from £ 1.46*

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Kibuye is mostly known to be in a beach resort and within driving distance of two national parks. It is in the eastern shored of Lake Kivu.

Nyungwe Forest has a wide variety of animals and it is located in the southwestern Rwanda.

Chimpanzee Tracking Permit (1 day) - USD 90 PP
Canopy walk permit (1 day) - USD 60 PP

Day 1: Arrive Kigali, Rwanda

Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by our representative and drive to the Hotel where you will check in for overnight.

Dinner on own account.


Day 2: Kigali - Kibuye

After breakfast you will join your driver/guide and proceed on a city tour of Kigali which includes the Memorial centre and Crafts centres.  

Following lunch on own account, you will drive West to Kibuye along the shores of the Lake Kivu, bypassing the beautiful scenery of Northern Rwanda.

You will then check in at a lodge where you will overnight.

Lunch and dinner on own account.


Day 3: Karongi - Nyungwe National Park

After breakfast, you will spend time at leisure enjoying the lake before driving to Nyungwe forest National Park and check in at a Hotel where you will overnight. 

Lunch served at the hotel.

In the afternoon, following lunch a thrilling adventure awaits you on the Nyungwe Canopy Walk.

Dinner will be served at the lodge.


Day 4: Nyungwe National Park

Arise at dawn then 0430 hrs: transfer to the Cyamudongo Forest for a Chimpanzee tracking experience. 

This afternoon will be spent at leisure enjoying the lodge’s facilities.

Lunch and dinner will be served at the lodge.


Day 5: Nyungwe - Kigali

After breakfast, you will drive back to Kigali with a stop at the Butare Museum for a tour and lunch at a local restaurant on own account. 

Further south tour the Kings Royal palace in Nyanza then proceed to Kigali where you will overnight.

Dinner on own account.


Day 6: Departure

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.


  • Airport transfers on arrival day
  • Accommodation at three different hotels
  • Meals as shown (BB – Bed & Breakfast, FB - Full-Board), 
  • Butare & Nyanza Museums
  • Exclusive use of Rav4 vehicle, mineral water in the vehicle ,
  • Services of Thousand Hills Africa Driver/Guide,
  • Park entrance fees, 
  • Professional trackers whilst tracking,



  • Airline tickets and travel insurance
  • Entry visa fees
  • Optional extras whilst in Kigali Ruhengeri
  • Drinks throughout the trip
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, mini bar, porter-age, travel insurance, etc.


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