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5 Days Congo Nile Trail

The 5 days Congo Nile trail is an exceptional package taking you for cycling through the rolling hills of Rwanda with spectacular views of lake Kivu, national parks, kigali city and the beautiful sceneries of local communities. The Nile trail follows rocky dirty roads winding up to the numerous hills connecting Gisenyi to kamembe. You will have several stopovers at local shops, guesthouse and camping sites. The trip starts in Gisenyi ending in kamembe.

  • Day 1: Gisenyi to Kinunu
    Day 2: Kinunu to Kibuye
    Day 3: Kibuye to Mugonero
    Day 4: Mugonero to Kibogora
    Day 5: Kibogora to kamembe

    5 days rwanda primates tour

  • Detailed itinerary
    Day 1: Gisenyi to Kinunu
    Rwanda cycling tours
    This is the first day of cycling. After a morning breakfast, set off from Gisenyi roughly 41 kilometers to kinunu. You will ride on the steepest elevation, which will take you roughly 5 to 6 hours. Dinner and overnight at Kinunu guesthouse.

    Day 2: Kinunu to Kubuye
    Have breakfast, and setoff for kibuye. This is quite a strenuous and taxing ride through the hilly ridges, which spread over Kibuye. Expect to ride for 50 kilometers, which will last for roughly 5 to 8 hours ride. Diner and overnight at Home Saint Jean.

    Day 3: Kibuye to Mugonero
    After a morning breakfast, get on to your bikes and set of for Mugonero which is roughly 35 kilometers from kibuye. This day is a short and less tiring since it does not include highest elevation. The ride takes you 2- 5 hours on an average speed. Dinner and overnight at L’Esparance Guesthouse.

    Day 4: Mugonero to Kibogora
    On this day, you will ride descending to the lake kivu roughly 144o meters down after which you will ride back to 1750 meters above the sea level. The ride ascending is roughly 10 kilometers. Dinner and overnight at Kibogora guesthouse

    Day 5: Kibogora to Kamembe.
    This is the last day of riding. Have breakfast and ride approximately 54 kilometers on a tamarck road to kamembe. This ride is less strenuous with minor hills, which make it easy to ride through. It will take you 5 to 6 hours reaching in the early evening. Dinner and overnight at Peace Guest House.

    You are reminded to bring a camera, rain jacket, enough drinking water and sunscreen for a memorable experience.

    End of the safari


  • Included in this tour package;

    • Gorilla & Chimps Permits

    • Ugandan visa fees

    • Park Ranger Fees

    • Relevant Government Taxes

    • Full Board Accommodation

    • Full time English speaking Driver/Guide

    • Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle

    • Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.


    • Airfares

    • Visa Fees for Rwanda

    • Personal Insurance

    • Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities..

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