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Nyungwe National Park: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 20 August 2019 via mobile

The place was simply breathtaking, staff were welcoming, food was full of flavours and most of all the infinity pool that made it more worth the long drive. love it

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank farahguidine
Reviewed 19 August 2019

Went to see the mountain gorillas but actually went in via Uganda as the visa was much cheaper than on the Rwanda side. Hard work to trek into the forest but certainly worth it to be up close and personal with these beautiful creatures!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zoehoward1152
Reviewed 19 July 2019

Your looking for something which will give you a cool feel, relaxed and have a lovely moment with your loved one. This is the place to be. The landscape is lovely. I have done a lot of safaris for my self and my clients, as...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank travelwithrwandaeco
Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

I went to the forest with them help if BB Travels and Jeffrey Travels. The staff and rangers at the forest are knowledgeable and friendly. The forest is immense with so many different animals and birds. I especially enjoyed seeing for the first time in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Mark N
Reviewed 7 July 2019

and it was worth it. A guide and 6 trackers helped us bushwack down 1200 feet to find the troop. We watched for a generous hour, then the chimps were ready to leave trees for the day. One ran up the hill past us only...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank denisezim2018
Reviewed 29 June 2019

We did the chimp trekking and colobus trekking. The rating is based on the beauty of the forest, the abundance of monkey and chimp sightings, and the trails. Some of the trails had steps and benches. Daniel happened to be our guide on both occasions...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank raider781
Reviewed 26 June 2019

This place is worth making time to visit. The park has remarkable primary rainforest with a fascinating fauna. Other reviews online have complained that the activities are very managed (hikes start 2 times per day and you need a guide). We didn't find this onerous...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jason M
Reviewed 9 June 2019

Let me be very clear: the 2/5 grade is not on the forest itself, which is beautiful, but on the way activities are handled. One month in advance we booked and payed 60$ for the canopy trail and just a few days before leaving we...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank rivirivi29
Reviewed 10 May 2019

We were here during the rain season, so obvious: we had rain! Nevertheless I would recommend to visit Rwanda including this park in the rain season. A big plus is that there are very few tourists. So we had twice a guide for ourselves. The...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Hans H
Reviewed 22 April 2019

The Western province is scenic with the lush hills and tea plantations. Nygunwe is a little gem in the heart of the province with mountain monkeys crossing the road and chimpanzees playing in the trees. The canopy walk is also worth doing for those who...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from travelwithrwandaeco | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Zoehoward1152 | Reviewed this property |
My daughter and I actually joined a truck and camp trip that had started in South Africa and wound its way up through Africa.They picked us up in Rwanda and took us into Uganda which was cheaper by far to see the gorillas... More
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Response from atastefortravel | Reviewed this property |
All of our treks were arranged by our tour operator. It might be best to contact the park directly. There are two park offices in Nyungwe and different treks depart from each one. If you’re unable to arrange permits ahead... More