4 Days Waterfalls Tour in Burundi

Day 1: Arrve in Bujumbura

You will have a half day tour in Bujumbura for a cultural safari .Then visit Rusizi national park for a possible boat cruise in Rusizi river for wildlife views such as hippos, birds and the joining point between Rusizi River and Lake Tanganyika.

Contiue for rewards of the belvedere hikes offering a beautiful view of Bujumbura city and independence hero monument. You will also visit explorer’s memorial, a huge rock in the suburbs of Bujumbura commemorating the meeting between Stanley and Livingstone.

Overnight:

Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel.

 

Day 2: Visit to the source of Nile/waterfalls.

Have breakfast and head to the source of Nile, near the Karera falls. You will enjoy the magnificent tea plantations and admire the scenic land scape.

Karera Falls

Karera Falls

Then later visit waterfalls and after, drive to Gitega town the second town and colonial capital of Burundi. You will also visit Gitega national Museum with its collection of art crafts, Gitega city administrative offices, catholic location of Mushasha and its also different local schools.

 

Then dinner and overnight:

Orange or Helena Hotel

 

Day 3: Gitega- Gishora tour

Have breakfast and visit the famous drum sanctuary site of Gishora-Gishora in Burundi. The site also houses two ritual drums that were never beaten. The Ruciteme and Murimirwa respectively. These two names are intimately linked to the farming vocation and also refer to fertility in the local language, the king’s characteristic. You will after visit the drum sanctuary of Gishora to explore the cultural tradition of Burundi. Have lunch at Gitega and after take a city tour around Gitega the second largest town of the country, with much colonial architecture which also hosts the national museum with its ethnographic and archeological collections. Finally, have Lunch and drive to Bujumbura.

Overnight:

club du lac Hotel

 

Day 4: Airport transfer and departure

Have a leisurely breakfast and proceed to the Airport for flight connections back home.

End of tour

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