Nyungwe Forest National Park

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A visit to Nyungwe National Park takes you through the great natural forest, comprised of ancient trees, swamps, blogs and grasslands, which have all favored the inhabitation of various wild and birdlife. For those who have ever visited Nyungwe, the forest is one of Rwanda’s natural wonders with which the country has progressed into a leading tourism destination.

Main activities

Chimpanzee trekking, Hiking and Nature Walks

Canopy Walk, Bird Watching, Monkey Tracking

Nyungwe Forest National Park

Nyungwe is one of the world’s most beautiful and pristine mountain rainforests. It’s believed to be one of Africa’s oldest forests covering over 1000 sq km.

It’s home to habituated chimpanzees and 12 other primates species including a 400-strong troop of habituated Ruwenzori Black & White Colobus.It’s also a birder’s paradise with over 300 species, including 16 endemics and is home to 75 different species of mammal.

This majestic rainforest is filled with nature and wildlife experiences for you to have fascinating experiences.

Hiking or biking the beautiful terrain, tracking the famous chimpanzees, experiencing the canopy walk, witnessing beautiful birds, relaxing by waterfalls are just a glimpse of activities that Nyungwe offers.
Sounds and views collaborate to create a one-of-a-kind wildlife experience. Exploring through the forest, travellers will witness the lush green mountains and cooling mist in a landscape that you can’t forget.

Cultural activities are also available around the forest.

Our Most Popular Tours

4 DAY | Nature Safari in the Wild of Queen Elizabeth NP
From $900 | Tree climbing lions

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3 DAY | Iconic Murchison Falls Safari
From $850 | Murchison Falls

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3 DAY | Lake Mburo Safari
From $640 | Impala herds and Zebras

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3 DAY | Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari
From $1280 | Gorilla Trekking

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