Day 3: Nyungwe NP Chimps Trek
Depart from the Lodge after an early or packed breakfast and set off to Chimpanzee trek trail to explore the primates and scenic landscapes of Nyungwe. Tracking the primates on the steep slopes of Nyungwe forest is quite adventurous the ranger/ guides are experienced and very knowledgeable about most of wildlife and the habitat. Learn about the primates in this forest their lifestyle, feeding, reproduction habits. The primates found in Nyungwe forest include chimpanzees, L'Hoest's monkey, golden monkeys, large troops of the Angola Colobus, vervet monkeys, Silver Monkey, Hamlyn's Monkey, Red-tailed Monkey, Dent's Mona Monkey, Olive Baboon, Grey-cheeked Mangabeys among other primates.
The forest also offers you an excellent chance for magnificent birding watching experience. Nyungwe forest home to about 300 bird species, 24 of the species are endemics of the Albertine rift region such as the great blue Turaco, the Rwenzori Turaco, paradise flycatcher, a long-tailed blue, orange and white bird, and the forest hornbills among others. Return to the lodge for lunch, afternoon at leisure to relax. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.