1 Day Karera, Nile Source | Burundi safari

Tour Description


1 Day Karera waterfalls and source of River Nile Burundi safari.

Detailed excursion.

The cool morning sunrise in Bujumbura gives a perfect start to this magnificent burundi safari.

After breakfast, dedicate the entire day to exploring the furthest source of River Nile, which is believed to originate from Burundi highlands.

Admire marvelous tea plantations and scenic landscapes perfect for pictures.

Explore the Les chutes de Karera / Karera waterfalls. Situated in Rutana province, the falls comprise of four breathtaking falls. They are located just 3 km from the capital area of Shanga zone in Musongati municipality, covering a protected area of 142 ha.

The four falls in Karera are fed by a section from River Mwaro flowing into Karera River from the west.

Apart from the falls, this place is famous for floral diversity and gigantic trees like Neutonia buchananii encircled by lush savanna vegetation comprised of Pericopsis angolensis and Parinari curatellifolia but with lots of bird species.

Burundi presents the source of River Nile and Karera falls to her visitors as a highlight and a must inclusion in almost all Burundi safaris.

After this day-long excursion, retreat back to the hotel in Bujumbura city.


Luxury: Hotel Club Du Lac Tanganyika

Midrange / Budget: Safari Gate Hotel

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