BURUNDI TOUR : JEWELS OF BURUNDI – See the Source of The Nile in Burundi, Game in Kibira National Park, and do a Cultural Tour of Bujumbura City (5 Days)
On this tour, visit Kibira National Park, the most popular park in Bwindi, a tropical natural forest to ponder. It boasts of antelopes, hares, buffalos, cynocephalus and tropical and wild crocodile. Detour to Lake Tanganyika for natural beauty, local fishing villages, and sandy beaches. Your trip ends with a visit to Ruvubu (time permitting) and the Source of the Nile at Rutovu.
BURUNDI TOUR : JEWELS OF BURUNDI SOURCE OF THE RIVER NILE BURUNDI, GAME AND CULTURE (5 DAYS) (Tour Code BUR1) This safari starts and ends in Bujumbura
ITINERARY OF A CULTURAL TOUR OF BUJUMBURA, LAKE TANGANYIKA, KIBIRA PARK, AND SOURCE OF THE NILE AT RUTOVU DAY 1, Arrive Bujumbura Arrive. Half day tours in Bujumbura, to visit the Snake & Culture Museum; the Islam Culture Centre; City Hall; President’s Office and the main attraction of the City: Lake Tanganyika. Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed & Breakfast basis.
DAY 2, Cultural Tour of Bujumbura This morning, we visit the Explorers Memorial, a huge rock in the Suburbs of Bujumbura commemorating the meeting between explorers John Speke and Hanington. A visit to a local general goods market, the craft centre and downtown Bujumbura.
Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed & Breakfast basis.
DAY 3, Kibira National Park Burundi Visit Kibira Forest National Park, for a guided nature walk in this park of animals species. Lunch. In the afternoon, another exploration of the park before returning to Bujumbura for overnight. Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed & Breakfast basis.
DAY 4, Source of the River Nile Visit the Source of the River Nile at Rutovu, a not-so-small forest with a river stream that several researchers, including the BBC, have corroborated to be the Source of the River Nile, the longest river in Africa and second-longest in the world. Time permitting, visit Ruvubu Forest area for some unusual animal and bird species. Dinner and overnight.
DAY 5, Fly Out Morning check-in in time for your flight.