Arrive at the airport where we will meet you for transfer to your hotel for dinner and overnight in Bujumbura.
Day 2: Rusizi National Park
After breakfast we take a short drive to Rusizi National Park. Here you can view hippos, sitatungas (antelope) and a wide variety of birds attracted to the wetland environment. During the afternoon, you are free to relax at your hotel.
Day 3: Waterfall Visit and Burundi National Museum.
After an early breakfast we drive toward the south to visit "Chutes de la Kagera" or the spectacular "Kagera Falls". In the afternoon we travel to Gitega where we visit the Burundi National Museum before returning to your hotel for dinner.
Day 4: Discovering Bujumbura and the Surrounding Area
After breakfast we visit the mausoleum of Prince Louis Rwagasore, a hero of the independence of Burundi. We then climb to the "Belvedere" on the top of the hill, a dominating point of Bujumbura, offering a unique view over Lake Tanganyika. After lunch, we drive ten kilometers south to visit "La Pierre de Stanley et Livingstone" the commemorating stone of the place where the famous explorer Stanley uttered the infamous "Dr Livingstone, I presume" on meeting the legendary Scotsman.
Day 5: Rurubu National Park.
After breakfast we drive to Rurubu National Park, the largest protected area in northern Burundi. Rurubu National Park neighbors Nyungwe National Park in Rwanda and is the largest rainforest in Burundi with wonderful hiking opportunities and views. Late in the afternoon we proceed to Bujumbura.
Day 6: Kibira Forest National Park.
After breakfast we drive to Kibira Forest National Park for a walk in the forest. In the afternoon we travel to Bujumbura and transfer to Lake Tanganyika and relax at Saga Beach with entertainment by Burundi Drummers while enjoying a cold drink. Here, a boat tour on the Lake Tanganyika can be arranged, and for swimmers this may be an opportunity to swim in the lake.
Day 7: Bujumbura City Tour.
After some shopping we transfer to the airport for departure and sadly say our personal good byes after what will have been a fantastic experience in Africa.