As you exit Kigali city with Universal Ventures looking forward to the Nyungwe Canopy and Kivu Lake Adventure, you pass through the entire Southern province enjoying the revitalising view and landscape of the Southern province and part of the Western province. Also, the experience gives an exposure to different towns along the way.


Timing is for guidance and may slightly vary along the tour:

  • Day one: Pick-up in Kigali city by a Universal Ventures tour guide and departure for the canopy walk in Nyungwe National Park.

  • Afternoon and evening: Transfer in the afternoon and overnight in Rusizi town. From 18h00 in the evening, there is night fishing experience.​

  • Day two: Explore the traditional fish market, take a guided boat ride to Nkombo, a populated island in the southern part of Kivu Lake with the population with its own culture, language and ways of living. In the afternoon, head back to Kigali through Karongi (visit Environmental Museum and leg stretching).

Price: $ 625 per person

Duration: Two days

With Nyungwe Canopy and Kivu Lake Adventure, Universal Ventures helps you experience the Nyungwe National Park canopy walk, the Night fishing and the Nkombo boat visit.



  • Entry fees (Night fishing, boat ride to Nkombo island)

  • Bottled water

  • One course meals (Lunch, Dinner, Lunch)

  • Accommodation in Rusizi

  • Vehicle

  • A professional driver-guide

  • Pick-up and drop-off anywhere in Kigali city

Not included

  • Entrance fees for the Canopy (Foreigner: $60, Resident: $50, EAC: $10, Rwandan: RWF5,000). We buy the ticket for you or you Buy ticket here.

  • Alcoholic drinks

  • Anything not explicitly mentioned

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