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BURUNDI TOUR : SOURCE OF THE RIVER NILE BURUNDI, LAKE TANGANYIKA AND BUJUMBURA CULTURAL TOUR (3 DAYS) - Bujumbura City tour, See the Explorers Memorial, Lake Tanganyika, and Source of the River Nile

Burundi has got a pleasant climate that is characterised by soft and cool temperature. A mouth-watering tropical scenery is found within the region of the Central plateau and the thousands of surrounding hills, as well as the depressions in the Eastern and North-Eastern part of Burundi. Burundi has many places of interest: from the Capital Bujumbura, to the beautiful landscapes of Lake Tanganika, Ruvubu and Kibira Forest and the Source of the Nile at Rutovu. These places boast of antelopes, hares, buffalos, cynocephalus and tropical and wild crocodile.

BURUNDI TOUR : SOURCE OF THE RIVER NILE BURUNDI, LAKE TANGANYIKA AND BUJUMBURA CULTURAL TOUR (3 DAYS)

(Tour Code BUR4)

ITINERARY OF THE TOUR

DAY 1, ARRIVE BUJUMBURA
Arrive. Meet, greet and transfer to your hotel to check-in.
Half day tours in Bujumbura, to visit the Snake & Culture Museum; the Explorers Memorial, the Islam Culture Centre; City Hall; President's Office and the main attraction of the City: Lake Tanganyika.
Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed & Breakfast basis.

DAY 2, SOURCE OF THE RIVER NILE AT RUTOVU
Drive 120km to visit the site thought to be the true Source of the Nile at Rutovu. Return to Bujumbura in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed & Breakfast basis.

DAY 3, CULTURAL TOUR OF BUJUMBURA AND FLY OUT
This morning, we visit the Explorers Memorial, a huge rock in the Suburbs of Bujumbura commemorating the meeting between explorers John Speke and Hanington. A visit to a local general goods market, the craft centre and downtown Bujumbura.

Lunch and fly out.

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Safaris start and end either in either in Bujumbura (Burundi); or Kigali in Rwanda, or Kampala in Uganda. There are regular flights to Bujumbura (Burundi) and Kigali (Rwanda) out of Nairobi with Kenya Airways and Rwandair Express. Clients can make their own arrangements to arrive in Bujumbura or Kigali on the day of, or the day before, their safari starts. For more on flights, please click the link shown.