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Nyungwe National Park

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Nyungwe National Park

Nyungwe National Park is ancient. It is situated in the southern part of Rwanda. Tourists flock to the destination for chimpanzee trekking. The park was founded in 2004. This is also a bird-watching site accommodating over 300 species. Some of the birds you see here are sporadic in other countries. The flora is thick and makes it hard to spot the raptor.

Best Time To Visit Nyungwe National Park

The ideal season to visit Nyungwe National Park is in the long dry season. It generally lasts from June to September. The short dry season (from December to February) is also great for a Rwanda Safari in Nyungwe National Park.

High Season- The high season in Nyungwe National Park is from June to September. It is regarded as a great time for gorilla trekking.

Low Season- The low season in Nyungwe National Park is in the months of March, April, May, October, and November. There's high rainfall in these months.

Best Weather

The best weather in Nyungwe National Park is in the months of June and September. Rainfall is the lowest during these months. In March and April, most trekking paths are slippery. So, be careful during the trek.

If you’re planning a Rwanda Safari, then visiting Nyungwe National Park is a must.

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