Wildlife Tours

3 Days Burundi Express Tour, Bujumbura capital city,Lake Tanganyika, Ruvimba,Kareem water falls,source river Nile, Kibira Forest National Park

 Bujumbura, Burundi
 12th Feb - 01st Jul


Burundi has got a pleasant climate that is characterised by soft and cool temperature. 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 Tanganyika, Ruvubu and Kibira Forest, Karera Waterfalls and the Source of the Nile at Rutovu. These places boast of antelopes, hares, buffalos, Cynocephalus and tropical and wild crocodile.

Itinerary in Summary
Day 1: Arrival in Bujumbura Capital city.
Day 2: Day 2: Source of the River Nile at Rutovu
Day 3: Cultural Tour of Bujumbura and Fly Out


(1 Review)

Tour Overview


Nov 18- Mar 17



Pickup Location

pickup avaiable from airport, train and also cruise



Car PickUp


Tour Guide



  • Transport throughout the tour
  • Full-board Accommodation
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Attractions and Activities charges


  • Anything not added on the itinerary!


Day 1
  • 08:00 AM

    Detailed Itinerary.
    Day 1: Arrival in Bujumbura. 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
  • 08:00 AM

    Day 2: Source of the River Nile Rutovu.
    Drive 120km to visit the site thought to be the true Source of the Nile at Rutovu. And later proceed to Karera waterfalls a beautiful spot with a number of memories as it offers an opportunity to reconnect to the environment. Return to Bujumbura in the evening.
    Dinner and overnight at Club du Lac Tanganyika Hotel on a Bed & Breakfast basis.

Day 3
  • 08:00 AM

    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.

  • Nana

    29th May, 2020

    I did a number of tours around Africa and my experience with Ultimate wild safaris was by far the best. The vehicle was of a high standard, always clean, well stocked and safe - everything in working order, including the A/C (which is rare in Africa!). I recommend