2 days Hike & Boat Trip on The Congo Nile Trail
Day 0: Greetings and Briefing of the Trip
You will be met and greeted by your trip guide and he/she will brief all about the trip and overnight stay in Rubavu and relax at your Hotel/Place
Day 1: Rubavu - Kinunu
Walk around the Lake Kivu with stunning views; interact with local in villages with their daily activities and smiles for 18 Km. Relax on the beach with traditional dancers at evening time, we ride by motorboat and overnight at Kinunu.
Traditional healing and dancing
As a visitor, you will experience traditional healing practices, while you hike with them on their healing trail, and learn about different herbs used for different types of illness. The Association also offers traditional Rwandan dances using traditional music instruments such as zither, lamellophone, horns and others.
Day 2: Kinunu – Rubavu or Kibuye
Traditional coffee experience
The cooperative offers an amazing agro-tourism package based on two locally grown crops, coffee and banana. You will have the opportunity to learn hands on about coffee growing processes from the farmers and engage in activities such as mulching, pruning, harvesting coffee beans to sorting, peeling, and roasting amongst others. Join us for this marvelous journey through our estate and the homes of our members. Additionally, the spectacular view of the Lake Kivu will make your tour more memorable.
After breakfast, with an option of coffee tour from crops to cup, and later take motorboat to visit islands to look for monkeys and hike Napoleon Island for bats, see swimming cows and arrival at Kibuye around 12pm.
Return back to Rubavu by motorboat after your breakfast with awesome views of the mountains you walked during your first day and coffee tour via Nyamyumba hot springs with other community activity like bee keeping.
- Hiking the Congo Nile Trail
- Interact with locals
- Magical Night fishing
- Scenic views in a boat
- Hike Napoleon bats and Monkeys (Kibuye direction)
- One night accommodation
- Water and Meals
- Fees of experiences
Terms & rules
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
- Transport to arrive in Rubavu
- Alcoholic drinks/spirits
- Personal Insurance
- International flight
- Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fee, tips, etc)
- International flights (From/to home)
10 days before the date of the trip