Can I See Chimpanzees In Nyungwe Forest National Park-Rwanda

can i see chimpanzees in Nyungwe forest national park-rwanda


Nyungwe forest national park is the largest Afro-montane forest in Africa, situated within the great western rift valley, which extends from Lake Albert to Lake Tanganyika. Nyungwe Forest National Park is mostly famous for chimpanzee tracking. The park has only two habituated chimpanzee groups, with the largest group containing about 60 individuals and the smallest group having about 30 members in the Cyamudongo Forest area.


Nyungwe Forest national park is 219 km and 4 hours' drive from Kigali city, located on the border of Burundi in southwestern Rwanda, west of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and south of Lake Kivu in Rusizi district in southwestern Uganda. Your Rwanda tours with Devine African Safaris


Nyungwe Forest National Park harbors beautiful landscapes, rare species of flora and fauna, and enriches itself with biodiversity, including 200 tree species, 13 primate species, 85 mammal species, 248 orchid species, 300 bird species, and over 1068 plant species.