Best places to stay in Nyungwe Forest

Best Places To Stay In Nyungwe Forest

Covering approximately 1,000 square kilometres of southwestern Rwanda, at the border with Burundi to the south and Lake Kivu and the Democratic Republic of Congo to the west, the Nyungwe Forest National Park includes the largest remaining area of montane rainforest in East or Central Africa.  In addition to rainforest, the National Park comprises areas of bamboo, grassland, swamps and bogs, resulting in a huge variety of microhabitats and an astonishing biodiversity.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge

Nyungwe Forest Lodge is located in the South West of Rwanda in the Nyungwe Forest National Park. The main draw here is trekking to find and interact with the wild chimps that make this area such a fascinating place to visit, this is one of the few remaining areas of the world where this is possible. There are actually a lot of of other things to do whilst you are at Nyungwe Lodge though including canopy walks and treks through the dense forest to find some almost fairytale waterfalls.

Nyungwe House

The new luxurious One and Only Nyungwe House offers a rare and authentic glimpse into the fascinating wildlife which resides in the green and lush bushy surroundings of the One and Only's Nyungwe House, Rwanda's new luxury complex.

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