6 Day Burundi and Rwanda Cultural and Wildlife Tour Package
Day 1 : Arrival in Bujumbura and transfer to the Hotel
Meet our guide at Bujumbura airport and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Safari Gate Hotel
Day 2 : Bujumbura City Tour
After lunch, visit “Place de l’Independence”, mausoleum of Price Louis Rwagasore, a hero in the independence of Burundi, located in the “Belvedere” which is a dominating point of Bujumbura and offers a unique view over Lake Tanganyika; visit “La pierre de Stanley et Livingstone”, the commemorating stone of the place where the famous explorers Stanley and Livingstone rested during their attempt to find the source of Nile. Afterwards, proceed with a boat trip to Rusizi National park to explore closer the hippos and birds then visit the Albert’s crocodiles and the Sion market (optional) before transfer back to the hotel. Overnight at Safari Gate Hotel.
Day 3 : Source of Nile, Karera waterfalls & Burundi drummers
After breakfast at 7:00 A.M, drive to the Source of the Nile. Afterwards head to the stunning “Karera Falls”. In the afternoon drive to Gitega to visit the Burundi National Museum and enjoy a cultural visit to Gishora hill and drum performance before transfer back to Bujumbura. Overnight at Safari Gate Hotel.
Day 4: Nyungwe -Chimpanzee trekking & Nature walk
At 06:00 A.M after breakfast, drive to Nyungwe forest national park in Rwanda through the hilly country side after which Rwanda got its name as a country of a thousand hills. After lunch go for a nature walk for a probable trekking in the forest to find the blue monkeys and Angolan Columbus monkeys among others.
Day 5: Chimpanzee trekking & Cultural tour
After breakfast, go on an early morning chimpanzee trek; walking in search of Chimps and other primates and return in time for lunch. After lunch drive to Butare where you will visit the Historical Museum of Rwanda and continue to Nyanza to visit the King’s Palace before overnight in Kigali at “Chez Lando” Hotel.
Day 6: Kigali City tour and airport transfer
After breakfast, go for a Kigali City tour including: • Kigali Genocide memorial • Presidential Palace museum • Kandt museum • Nyamirambo women center • CAPLAKi handcrafts village to buy last minutes souvenirs