3-day tour of Burundi will allow you to explore some of the highlights of this beautiful country.
Day 1: Exploring Bujumbura and Natural Wonders
Start your day by visiting Bujumbura, the capital city of Burundi. You can explore the city’s bustling markets, such as the Central Market, where you can find a variety of local produce, crafts, and souvenirs. Afterward, head to the Rusizi National Park, located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika. This park is known for its diverse wildlife, including hippos, crocodiles, and various bird species. Take a boat ride along the Rusizi River and enjoy the scenic beauty of the area. In the afternoon, visit the Livingstone-Stanley Monument, which marks the spot where the famous explorers, David Livingstone and Henry Morton Stanley, met. It offers a glimpse into the history of Burundi’s colonial past.
Accommodation: Gate Hotel
Meals Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Cultural Immersion in Gitega
Take a day trip to Gitega, the second-largest city in Burundi. Visit the Gitega National Museum, which showcases the country’s history, culture, and traditional artifacts. You can also explore the nearby Independence Square, where you’ll find the Monument of Unity, symbolizing the country’s strive for peace and harmony. In the afternoon, visit the Kiganda Royal Drum Sanctuary, located in Gishora. This UNESCO World Heritage site is famous for its collection of traditional drums and offers cultural performances that showcase Burundi’s rich musical heritage.
Accommodation: Tropitel Gitega Hotel
Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Jungle Adventure in Kibira National Park
Embark on a journey to the stunning Kibira National Park, located in the northwest of Burundi. This biodiverse rainforest is home to various wildlife species, including chimpanzees, monkeys, and numerous bird species. Take a guided nature walk through the park and enjoy the lush greenery and serene atmosphere. If time permits, you can also visit the nearby Ruvubu National Park, known for its scenic landscapes and the Ruvubu River, the longest river in Burundi.
Meals Plan: Breakfast and Lunch
End of our 3-Days Burundi Tour
- Professional Guide
- Park Fees
- International Flights
- Visa Fees
- Travel Insurance
- Personal Expenses
- Porter Services
- Additional Activities