This 4 days cultural and sightseeing tour in Burundi starts in and ends in Bujumbura, the capital of the tiny East African nation rich in cultural and historical artifacts.
The trip includes airport transfers and a cultural visit to Gitega, the former colonial, and royal capital, where we visit Gishora drum Sanctuary and the national museum.
Bujumbura city holds the potential for great photography. Fill your heart with the joy and experience of adventure-filled Bujumbura.
Together with your professional local guide, you will visit Bujumbura’s jewels. Cycle around the lakes engulfing the city and around Mt. Heha.
Which are the main sights to see in Bujumbura? What does Burundi offer to the world?
You will enjoy your view on the magical waters between Lake Tanganyika and Saga Beach. You will visit Kibira National Park and Rusizi National Park.
Get ready for the first time visiting Bujumbura city must-see places!
*You will be provided with bicycles to cycle around the Lakes
Get a chance to cycle around Mount Heha, you can choose to picnic here for 30 mins
*At Rusizi National Park, hippos will come out to sun bathe with you at the shores of Lake Tanganyika
Take a boat ride around Lake Tanganyika at Rusizi National
*Try a canopy walk at Kibira National and get to see the magical tea plantations within the forest park.
Burundi is one of the world’s smallest countries, but it’s packed with standout sights. Take in a range of attractions during this multi-day sightseeing excursion, which takes you from the capital to the countryside. Discover Burundi’s unique cultural traditions in Gitega National Museum and marvel at crystal-clear Karera Falls, the source of the Nile. Small-group tours include entrance fees and door-to-door private transfers.
Explore the life and vibe of the most unique country in East Africa, Burundi. The beauty of landscape and warmth of people invites you to explore the impossible that makes possible. Bujumbura is waiting for you
A day tour in Burundi Cultural and Historical.
After breakfast, pick up at the hotel and go for a city tour in Bujumbura including:
• Visiting Rusizi National Park where a boat trip is possible to let you explore closer the hippos and birds in Rusizi River;
• Albert’s crocodiles;
• Islam Culture Centre;
• Visit of ARFIC, the coffee processing factory in Bujumbura. Coffee and tea are the main export products and source of income for Burundi. During your visit, you will go through the coffee processing steps until the final product. A cup of coffee will be offered on the spot and you can buy coffee right from there.
• The Explorers Memorial, a huge rock in the Suburbs of Bujumbura commemorating the meeting between explorers Livingstone & Stanley;
• Independence hero mausoleum & Unity monument
• Belvedere Hill offering a nice of Lake Tanganyika and the city. • Enjoy a Tuk-Tuk tour on the shores of Lake Tanganyika • Relax at the beach • Transfer back to the hotel/ airport drop off
Get ready to feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the naturally endowed sceneries of Rumonge with its mix of nature.
Together with the professional local guide, you will visit Burundi’s few but unique beaches.
What is the story of the beautiful reserves found around this town? Have you heard about Blue Bay Beach? What makes them so beautiful?
You will hear the story behind the beautiful natural reserves You will visit Muhweza Hotsprings, Kigwena Natural Forest, Vyanda Natural reserve and Kagongo beach.
Fill your heart with the joy and experience the magic of this Western Rumonge city.
*Enjoy sightseeing on the road trip between Bujumbura and Rumonge
*After hours of bird watching, sightseeing beautiful and dense ecology, a little hiking and photography Blue Bay Beach will offer the ultimate swimming and relaxing experience.
*Excellent bird and nature photography
The 4-day tour in Burundi starts and ends in Bujumbura. It is a mix of a historical holiday to discover the culture, history and sightseeing of Burundi, a country of relaxation after a wildlife safari in the neighbouring countries.
Visit the museum, visiting Rusizi National Park, the waterfalls and the people plus food.
4 Day Private Tour in Burundi from Bujumbura. Mid size hotel, pick up from the airport, and transportation included.Bujumbura City Tour, Kibira National Park, Source of Nile, Karera waterfalls, Tea Plantation and Gitega city overnight.
Led by local guides, these transfers are suitable for any travelers who need to see Burundi privately. The most interesting part of this trip is the dwelling zone along the national road no.7, after the urban center of Ijenda. The tourist will find it difficult to choose between taking views either near the road or on the large vista covering all the hills that endlessly stretch out. In the morning we drive to Rutovu, visit the Source of the River Nile at Rutovu, a not-so-small forest with a river stream that several researchers, including the BBC, have corroborated to be the Source of the River Nile, the longest river in Africa and second-longest in the world. The trip continues to Rutana to admire the amazing Karera waterfalls and ends in Bujumbura after a short stop in Gitega for lunch.
Led by local guides, these transfers are suitable for any travelers who need to see Burundi privately. In this country, the value of music has proven to be significant to the culture. And, one of the most celebrated cultures is the playing of historical drums. The drums were much more than simple musical instruments. During the royal times, the drums were announcing major events for the king. Those are like a royal coronation, funeral, and weddings. Locals play the drums at major events, particularly during national and international events. They still respect drums just as their ancestors did. Welcoming everyone with warm smiles is the way of life here in Burundi.