Nyungwe Forest National Park
Nyungwe Forest National Park is 1,000sq km of protected, rare montane forest and unrivaled biodiversity. This tropical forest, with a high canopy, is situated in the southwest of Rwanda and is home to more than 13 primate species, 240 tree species, 140 orchid species, hundreds of butterflies, and 275 bird species. Nyungwe is stated as the 'most important site for biodiversity conversation in Rwanda' by Birdlife International for its many species, and a thrilling destination for any nature lover.
- Experience a thrilling and scenic canopy walk amongst treetops
- Abundance of wildlife, including colorful bird and butterfly species
- Chimpanzee trekking and other incredible hiking trails
- Discover rich rainforest scenery with rare montane forest
- Home to 20% of African primate species
- Primate Trekking
- Helicopter Flights
- Conservation Experience
- Cultural Experience
- Star Gazing/Star Bed
Nyungwe Forest National Park Map
Whether you want to tick the Big Five off your bucket list or seek out specific safari species, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect in the Nyungwe Forest National Park
TRIPS TO INSPIRE
From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, enchanting beaches and intriguing cities, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favourites.
- Bespoke itineraries
- Flights and transfers included
- Best rates guaranteed
When to visit
From remote safari camps to world-class resorts, our selected properties are hand-picked by our experts and endorsed by our guests. Often intimate, always exceptional, we'll choose the perfect lodges, hotels and villas to suit your personal style and interests.
HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
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Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!
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Adventure Holiday to Rwanda
We had a wonderful experience from the moment we stepped off the plane until we cleared security at the airport on our return. The properties were wonderful, and I will discuss that below, but I want to particularly comment here on the arrangements made by Donna. We were met off the plane by a repr…Read full review