Karibu Rwanda
Karibu Uganda
Welcome - Already a member?
Sign in or
Register Now!
Search Listings
Rwanda Tourist Information
Rwanda Main Directory
Accommodation in Rwanda
Adventure East Africa
Airport Transfers>Entebbe>Kigali
Burundi Hotels >Tours
Car Hire Rwanda>Car Hire Uganda
Honeymoons Uganda~Rwanda
Houses>Apartments Kampala
Kampala Furnished Apartments
Kampala Uganda Car Hire
Personal Assistant Service
Restaurants Kampala>Kigali
Rwanda Educational Tours
Rwanda Gorilla Permits
Rwanda gorilla safaris> tours
Rwanda offers>Uganda deals
Rwanda~Uganda attractions
Tanzania 4x4 Car Hire
Tanzania Tours>Tanzania Holidays
Tours >Safaris>Holidays
Travel Information
Uganda Accommodation
Uganda conference venues
Uganda Package Tours
Uganda Safari Lodges
Uganda Safaris>Uganda holidays
Rwanda Tourist Guides
   Planning your Holiday
   Uganda's Uniqueness
   Tourism Zones in Uganda
   Rwanda at a Glance
   Rwanda's Hidden Gem
   Rwanda: Land of Opportunity
   Gorilla Facts
   Uganda's "A-Z"
   Virunga Biodiversity
   Why book thru Us?!
   One Man's journey thru Uganda&Rwanda
   Rwanda Gorillas Update 21.11.08
   Uganda Chimpanzees
   Rwanda Accommodation Investment Ops
   Karibu Rwanda Blog
   Rwanda/Uganda Gorilla Comeback
   Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Information
   Uganda Gorillas Conservation
   past who is who clients
   reviews about us
   Rwanda Tourism Press Release 05.01.2010
   rwanda birdlife @britain's national birdfair 09
   rwanda air update
   Rwanda wins ITB 2010
   gorilla permits rwanda
   Queen Elizabeth NP
   Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge
   Gorilla Permits Price Increase
   car hire rwanda
   uganda travel faqs
   Uganda Tourist Information
   Rwanda Tourism 002-2013
   Rwanda Gorilla Permits Availability
   Bird Paradise Lutembe
   Self drive Car Hire Uganda
   Rwanda Cultural Dance Troupe
   Kampala Apartments
Contact Us

Contact Us!

Enter these letters in the box below:
 
 

Home arrow Directory

Karibu Rwanda Directory :  Rwanda Cultural & Study Tour-6 days

cultural educational study tour rwanda,rwanda culture safari,rwanda cultural study tour, rwanda culture

Day 1: Community tour

The community tour discovers hidden local culture and tradition. This is the time to discover the day-to-day livelihood of local people and how they spend their time, and participate in local dances while wearing traditional local “Umushanana” dress,shooting arrows,attending a traditional healer's medicine show at Iby'Iwacu Cultural Village.

On this day (depending on trekking time), we offer you a choice of value added package from the following:
Visit Ruhengeri Market, providing you with an opportunity to see and buy local Rwandan fabrics and to see how local markets are organized.
Visit our local projects, to see how your travel with us contributes to making a difference in local people lives and interact with project members.
Attend traditional dance lessons, to see and have a taste of local culture and how it is embedded in the tradition.
Taste local food and beer.
Visit a local household and experience local lifestyle.
Listen to a presentation on community development and mountain conservation.
Go on a community walk in villages surrounding the park and interact with local people.
Visit the twin lakes Burera and Ruhondo and marvel at the views of the Virunga mountain chain.

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe National Park en-route along Gisenyi, Lake Kivu, and Kibuye

Lake Kivu is one of the great lakes in Africa and the largest of the fresh water lakes that gleam in the Albertine (Western) rift of the Great Rift Valley. Lake Kivu stands 1461m (4,790ft) above sea level and is Africa’s highest lake. The northern shore is subject to eruptions from nearby Mt Nyiragongo.

Gisenyi offers excellent view of the lake and the Virunga volcanoes massif. With its waterfront and sandy beaches, Gisenyi is a wonderful place to relax with the feel of tropical beach resort with captivating air.

Kibuye is the most attractive of the lake ports, with a series of interwoven and undulating hills. It’s among Rwanda’s hidden treasures, with lush green hills and a peaceful breeze.

During this journey, you will see interlocking landscapes and varying land use practices. You will see the natural beauty of Lake Kivu with its islands, oddly shaped peninsulas and the huge Ijwi Island that is rich in the cultural history of the Rwandan people.

Day 3: Trek chimpanzees

Nyungwe National Park is the only destination in the world where you can see more than five primate species in a single location including rare species such as chimpanzee, mountain monkeys and the angolan black and while colobus monkeys. Nyungwe presents a unique phenomenon in primate tourism due to its huge concentrations of habituated primates whose troops can include 400 to 500 individuals. As an avian hub for birders, Nyungwe is the best place to partake in bird watching.

Day 4: Trek colobus monkeys

Trek colobus monkeys in Nyungwe National Park the only place in the world where you can see a colony of more than 500 individuals in the wild.

On this day (depending on trekking time), we offer you a choice value added package from the following:
Participate in tea harvesting in the neighboring local communities.
Visit the tea factory and learn about the production processes of one the highest quality tea produced in East Africa.
Visit local artisan groups to learn and participate in this and other local community income generating projects. This is also an opportunity to buy local crafts products.
Listen to a presentation on the ecology of Nyungwe National Park and the ongoing conservation efforts, including the dynamics of coexistence of park/wildlife and local people.
Watch cultural dance performed by one of the local community dance groups.

Day 5: Transfer to Kigali and various cultural sites

Transfer to Kigali. En-route, you will stop at the town of Butare and visit the National Museum which provides insight into Rwandan history and culture. Along the way to Kigali, you will also visit the famous Kings palace in Nyanza which offers a rich insight into Rwandan pre-colonial history. Your final stop is at the art museum at Rwesero Nyanza. Along the way from Nyungwe to Kigali, you will pass through magnificent hills and cultivated country side.

Day 6: Kigali City Tour and departure

Kigali City tour: Kigali named by Dr. Richard Kandt, the first colonial resident governor of Rwanda in 1907, is Rwanda’s capital. Kigali is the main administrative and economic centre of Rwanda. With an ever green feel of fresh air, it is the cleanest and safest city in the region. Kigali’s face is her fortune; it is this dramatic beauty from which its name is derived. There are, however, other factors; Kigali is a city that delights the mind as well as the eye of any visitor. It is the city where the past lives comfortably with the present.
You will have the opportunity to see the following:
Visit an artisan shopping centre for local arts and crafts shopping.
Visit the Kigali Museum and learn the history of Kigali’s and Rwanda’s pre-colonial and colonial period as well as the colonial masters in Rwanda.
Visit the city and see first hand the post genocide development and expansion of Kigali.
Visit the 1994 Kigali Genocide Memorial site.

or


Share del.icio.us Digg Twitter Stumbleupon

Facilities

International Airports

kigali international airport-rwanda

Reservations

Prices

from US$520 per person per day

Credit Cards

ae, mc, visa, paypal, bank wire transfers.

(Some fees may apply)

Contact Details

karibu@kariburwanda.com

Landline:(+256)392.897.704
Fixed:(+44)208.765.1058
Mobile:(+256)779.459.917
:(+44)790.863.9450
(+1)614-285-1163(US)

Email: karibu@kariburwanda.com

Owner:

rwanda cultural tours & safaris

General Manager:

study tours for schools rwanda

Assistant Manager:

rwanda culture education study tours, safaris.



rwanda cultural study tour,
rwanda culture safari, cultural educational study tour rwanda,
rwanda
Map
Telephone: +256.779.459.917

Write Review Rating Recommend Report All owner's listing Contact Owner Map

Report Listing
Your Name:
Report Problem:
Message:
 
 

HomeCareersAbout UsAdvertisingLinksSRContact UsTerms of UseRsvnTerms & Conditionslinks2links3links4

Fallen in love with the allure of Africa through a visit to Rwanda? Try exploring the rest of the African continent. Africa safari vacations afford you the best of all worlds. You'll get to explore the wild safari holiday and vacation side of Africa while enjoying cheap car hire vacation holiday safari rates. be sure to check out rwanda Uganda gorilla vacations. The high peak times usually enjoy the best safari tours.

African Safari Travel,Holidays,Hotels,Car Hire,Apartments,Lodges
African reservation portal for hotels, apartments, car hire, airport transfers,accommodation,vacation packages,safaris in Uganda,Rwanda,Kenya,Tanzania,South Africa,Zambia,Botswana,Egypt, Mauritius, Namibia etc

Registered in England: No:06645429
Copyright © Karibu Rwanda

Additional Options