Chimpanzee Tracking – Nyungwe Forest National Park Rwanda

In Rwanda, the place to go for chimp tracking is Nyungwe Forest National Park,  renowned for primates, a visit to this park is another probable way to explore Rwanda. Found in the south west of the country at the Burundi border, Nyungwe Forest covers upto 1015 square kilometers, and inhabited by a reasonable number of species of mammals, birds, butterflies, and plants. Mammals mainly include chimpanzees, monkeys, leopards, golden cats, wild cats, serval cats, stripe jackal, mongoose, Congo, clawless otters, sometimes seen by the local people though chances of visitors seeing these nocturnal mammals are very minimal. Chimp Tracking Rwanda In Nyungwe forest you will hear and smell the chimpanzees before Continue Reading →

6 Days Primates and Cultural Tour in Rwanda

 Primates and Cultural Tours in Rwanda Day 1: Airport Pick & transfer to Nyungwe Forest You will be picked from the airport and start with a city tour in Kigali town, of the genocide memorial centers. You will then continue with your journey and have lunch en-route at Butare, and visit Rwanda national museum as you proceed to Nyungwe forest. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/ Guest house. Day 2: Chimp Tracking and culture walk After your early morning breakfast, enter the forest and start tracking the chimpanzees. You might be able to view 13 species of primates as well as several species of birds. You will then return to the Continue Reading →