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Congo Nile Trail, Rubavu

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#5 of 7 in Outdoors in Western Province
Must see · Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
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Encompassed by scenery of true African wilderness with a view of the Nile and Congo rivers, Congo Nile Trail provides an active vacation in nature. The trail is rustic--you'll need four-wheel drive, or plan to hike or cycle--and prepare for at least two- to three-days' journey. Besides of the beauty of unspoiled nature, the trail gives you the opportunity to glimpse the rural life through native villages. As this is a home to many African animals, consider going gorilla or primate tracking or birding as you traverse the trail. Before you head to Rubavu, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Rubavu road trip planning tool, to make sure you see all that Rubavu has to offer, including Congo Nile Trail.
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  • This is a real grand experience of Rwandan villages plus food crops and cash crops all along the trail from Rubavu to Karongi or vice versa 
    This is a real grand experience of Rwandan villages plus food crops and cash crops all along the trail from Rubavu to Karongi or vice versa  more »
  • Some of the scenary is beautiful but is often spoilt by traffic and children screaming "how are you, give me money" all day...it gets old after the first day. The hike itself is almost always on the.....  more
    Some of the scenary is beautiful but is often spoilt by traffic and children screaming "how are you, give me money" all day...it gets old after the first day. The hike itself is almost always on the.....  more »

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