Combining The Canopy Walk And Chimpanzee Trekking In Rwanda : Both chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda and the canopy walk in Rwanda can be carried out Nyungwe national park the primate hub of Rwanda where travellers will get the opportunity to access a number of 14 primate species, a number of notable attractions as you embark on the different trails in the park that will ensure you have an amazing Rwanda safari. In this article we are going to explain to you how you can combine the canopy walk and chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda to make the most of your time in Rwanda as you participate in different activities that will give you totally different experiences for an amazing safari experience.
It should be noted that from Kigali city to Nyungwe national park, it will take travellers about 7 to 8 hours to access the park in order to participate in the activities therefore a one day Nyungwe national park safari in order to participate in both activities is quite impossible due to the longer distances however if you’re near the park, you can participate in the activities however with this after your last activity in the park which can end in the evening around 4:00pm or 5:00 pm which means you will have to reach Kigali city quite late and in order to ensure the safety of the clients participating in the activity for two days.
The drive from Kigali to the southern part of Rwanda to access Nyungwe national park, once you’re picked from the city at around 8:00am which is the ideal time to start a safari, you will have access to the park in the afternoon but on your way to it, you will have a stopover at a number of sites like the king’s palace in Nyanza where you will get to understand more about the culture of the people in the world before modernity, you can also make a stopover at the Huye women’s coffee cooperation which will give you the chance to understand more about woman empowerment through business which is quite fulfilling watching ow women are able to support their families and so on through their coffee projects, you can also support them by buying some processed coffee.
After the stopover you will make your way to the park and participate in the afternoon canopy walk in Rwanda that will lead you to the igishigishigi trail that which will lead you to a number of attractions and views in the park before you make your way to the metallic trail suspended in the trees also known as the canopy walk in Rwanda the activity will lead you to a number of attractions in Uganda like; the numerous bird species like; like the blue turaco, Ross’s turaco, coqui Francolin, long tailed cisticola, bubbling cisticola, Miombo wren warbler, Chubb’s cisticola among other the bird species you will watch primates like the Hamlyn’s monkey, Mona monkey, the vervet monkey silver monkey, black and white colobus monkey and many other attractions for a rewarding safari experience.
You will then head to your hotel for overnight stay and wake up very early in the morning and make your way to the park to participate in chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe national park. the chimpanzee trekking experience in Rwanda starts as early as 7:00am which will lead you to either Nyungwe forest or Cyamudongo forest for a memorable safari experience. the activity will take you a half day to watch the species in the wild as they carry out their daily activities and take their pictures.
After the chimpanzee trekking experience in Rwanda, you will then head back to your starting point in the park and you will then be transferred back to Kigali city where you will be dropped off at a location of your choice.
You can participate in this 2 days safari for a memorable Rwanda safari.