Day 1: Arrive Bujumbura. Arrive. Meet, greet and transfer to your hotel to check-in. Half day tours in Bujumbura, to visit the Snake and Culture Museum; the Islam Culture Centre; City Hall; President’s Office and the main attraction of the City: Lake Tanganyika. Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed and Breakfast basis.
Day 2: Cultural Tour of Bujumbura. This morning, we visit the Explorers Memorial, a huge rock in the Suburbs of Bujumbura commemorating the meeting between explorers John Speke and Hanington. A visit to a local general goods market, the craft center and downtown Bujumbura. Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed and Breakfast basis.
Day 3: Kibira National Park in Burundi. Visit Kibira Forest National Park, for a guided nature walk in this park of animals species. Lunch. In the afternoon, another exploration of the park before returning to Bujumbura for overnight. Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed and Breakfast basis.
Day 4: Source of the River Nile. Visit the presumed Source of the River Nile at Rutovu, a not-so-small forest with a river stream that several researchers have corroborated to be the Source of the River Nile, the longest river in Africa and second-longest in the world. Time permitting, visit Ruvubu Forest area for some unusual animal and bird species. Dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Fly Out. Morning check-in in time for your flight.
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Africa Burundi Rwanda Uganda Nature & Wildlife Wildlife Viewing National Parks
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