3 DAYS RWANDA PRIMATES TOUR - NYUNGWE FOREST
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali - Transfer to Nyungwe
You will meet your safari guide and transfer to Nyungwe forest lodge by road for your accommodation.
Overnight at Nyungwe forest lodge
Day 2: Primates Tracking in Nyungwe Forest – Rwanda
After breakfast, you will be set to discover primates and scenic splendor of Nyungwe. Viewing the primates on the steep slopes of Nyungwe forest is quite challenging but the park guides at Nyungwe are experienced and very knowledgeable about most of Nyungwes' wildlife. The guides shall provide you with all the relevant information about the primates in Nyungwe forest; their lifestyle, feeding, reproduction among other details.
Among the primates you are to track in Nyungwe forest include; chimpanzees, L'Hoest's monkey, golden monkeys, large troops of the Angola Colobus, vervet monkeys, Silver Monkey, Hamlyn's Monkey, Red-tailed Monkey, Dent's Mona Monkey, Olive Baboon, Grey-cheeked Mangabeys among other primates.
A safari to Nyungwe forest will also expose you to an excellent birding experience. Nyungwe forest harbors almost 300 bird species of which 24 species are endemics of the Albertine rift region like the great blue Turaco, the Rwenzori Turaco, paradise flycatcher, a long-tailed blue, orange and white bird, and the forest hornbills among others. Return to the lodge for lunch, dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 3: Return to Kigali – Departure
After Breakfast, Embark on your trip to Kigali for your flight back home with lunch enroute