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Highlights of Burundi Tour, 6 days

 

Visit Bujumbura city and the surburbs, Gitega, Rusizi and Ruvubu national parks. 6Days

Trip Code: VASBU4
Itinerary

Day One:  Arrival. 
On your arrival at the airport, you will meet our driver who will transfer you to the hotel. O/N: Hotel La Palmeraie (BB).

Day Two: Rusizi National Park. 
You will have a morning breakfast after which you will drive north of Bujumbura to Rusizi National Park. Here you can possibly see hippos relaxing in the waters, antelope and several birdspecies native of the wetland environment. You will drive back to Bujumbura for dinner and overnight. O/N: Hotel La Palmeraie (HB).

Day Three: Gitega

After an early breakfast you will drive to the south to visit the spectacular Kagera Falls after which you will drive to Gitega and visit the Burundi National Museum before returning to your hotel for dinner and overnight. O/N: Hotel La Palmeraie (HB).

Day Four: Bujumbura and the suburbs
you will start the day by visiting the mausoleum of Prince Louis Rwagasore, a hero of the independence of Burundi, climb a hill to the top “Belvedere” where you will a clear amazing view of Lake Tanganyika. You will break for lunch, after which you will visit the “La Pierre de Stanley et Livingstone” a huge rock which commemorates the meeting place for the explorers Stanley and Dr Livingstone. Continue to the beach on Lake Tanganyika. O/N: Hotel Club Du Lac Tanganyika (FB).

Day Five: Ruvubu National Park.
After breakfast you will drive to Ruvubu National Park, this park is believed to be the largest protected area in northern Burundi neighbours Nyungwe National Park in Rwanda. You will go for forest walks and hiking in this largest rainforest in Burundi, view spectacular sceneries before driving back to Bujumbura late in the afternoon. O/N: Hotel La Palmeraie (HB).

Day Six: Depature
You will go for a city tour of Bujumbura and do some shopping after which you will transfer to the airport for departure.

Tour ends

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