Nyungwe Canopy, Nyanza Royal Palace Museum and Chimps Adventure



Per person

Enjoy the Adventure With Us

With our local and friendly tour guide, you'll be transported in a vehicle with WIFI onboard for connection with your loved ones and the world. All along, you'll enjoy the revitalising scenery of our Country of a Thousand Hills.

Itinerary: Timing is for guidance and may slightly vary along the tour.


Day 1: Nyanza King's Palace Museum and Nyungwe Canopy

Take an early breakfast to leave Kigali by 06h00 and drive for estimated 3.5 hours to reach Nyanza King's Palace Museum, the King’s Mutara III Rudahigwa’s Palace. It offers a detailed look into the Rwandan monarchical system and its abolition in early 1960s due to colonialism.


Afternoon: Reach the canopy walk's Uwinka Visitor's Centre, register for the 15h00 canopy and before heading for the canopy walk in Nyungwe National Park, approx. 1.5 hours. From the canopy, get the chimps guide assigned and head to Rusizi town, accommodation check-in and dinner in the evening.

Day 2: Chimps trekking

04h00: Hotel check-out, leave to be at Gisakura reception centre (or other pre-determined meeting point) 05h00 for briefing and departure for the chimpanzees. 

Head back to Kigali: Returning back from the chimps, you will have lunch and then head back to Kigali through Karongi and Rubengera towns to arrive in Kigali 20h30 approx.​

With Us, You Explore Better! 

Accommodation upgrades optional at extra cost 

Duration: Two days

Group size: 1-6 persons


A good way to spend your time in the Western Rwanda. Experience the rain forest on a canopy walkway hanging 60 meters above forest floor, with a superb view of the park's nature. Also, spend time experiencing the chimpanzees in Nyungwe National Park.



  • Transport

  • Complimentary WiFi onboard the vehicle

  • Bottled water

  • One course meals (Lunch, Dinner, Lunch)

  • Budget accommodation in Rusizi (Centre Diocésain de Pastorale Incuti, depending on availability)

  • A professional driver-guide

  • Pick-up and drop-off anywhere in Kigali city

Not included

  • Entrance fees for the canopy (Foreigner: $60 per person)

  • Entrance fees for the chimps (Foreigner: $90 per person). We assist to you to buy the tickets

  • Alcoholic drinks

  • Anything not explicitly mentioned