Nyungwe Forest Travel
If you are planning to tour Rwanda for chimpanzees tracking, Nyungwe Forest National Park is best tour destination in Rwanda to see the chimpanzees as well as other species of 13 primates include more than 300 troops of Black and White Colobus monkeys. To tour Nyungwe Forest National Park, head southwest towards the remote corner of Rwanda. The park is cover by a pristine montane forest the perfect habitat for the great biodiversity witnessed in this park. This tour destination in Rwanda is a bird watchers paradise where over 300 species of birds have been observed like the Giant black and white casqued hornbills, Great blue Turaco, sparkling sun birds, and so on.
Largely, the main drive for tourist to tour Nyungwe Forest National Park is the impressive chimpanzees. Canopy walks is another major tourist attraction in Nyungwe Forest National Park providing panoramic views above the canopies of the dense forest. At the height of 50 meters above the ground you are better placed to spot the prolific bird life and species of monkeys like Blue Monkeys, Black-and-white Colobus, and Red-tailed Monkeys among others.
Nyungwe Forest National Park offers some of the best waking trails in Rwanda. In fact there are over 130 kilometers of walking and hiking trails established in the park to make it easy to explore deeper discovering the various waterfalls and viewpoints.
During your tour of Nyungwe Forest, you accommodation should be booked well in advance because there is limited accommodation facilities. Nyungwe Forest Lodge is the best property found in Nyungwe Forest
Nyungwe Forest Highlights
- chimpanzee tracking
- 15 species of primates
- walking trails
- cannopy walks