3 Days Lake Tanganyika and River Nile Safari Tour

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Embark on a 3-day adventure with the Lake Tanganyika & Source of River Nile Tour. Discover the charm of Bujumbura City, Burundi, and explore the stunning shores of Lake Tanganyika, the world’s second deepest lake. Delve into the wonders of the Source of River Nile, the second-longest river globally, for an unforgettable safari experience. Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature as you traverse these iconic destinations, making memories that will last a lifetime.


  • Visit Bujumbura – The Heart of Burundi
  • Relaxing cruise on Lake Tanganyika
  • Relaxing on River Nile

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Bujumbura City

When you arrive, you’ll be warmly welcomed and taken to your hotel. Spend half the day exploring Bujumbura City, visiting the cultural and snake museum, the memorial, city hall, Lake Tanganyika (the second deepest lake globally), the Islam Culture Centre, and the President’s Office.

Day 2: Journey to the Source of the Nile

Travel more than 120 kilometers to see the real source of the Great Nile located at Rutovu. In the evening, return to Bujumbura.

Day 3: Bujumbura City Tour

In the morning, visit the Memorial of the Explorers, a large rock on the outskirts of Bujumbura that commemorates the meeting of Hanington and John Speke, both explorers. Explore the local market, downtown Bujumbura, and the crafts centre. After lunch, catch your return flight.


  • Park entries
  • Services of an English driver-guide
  • Transportation in 4×4 van customized for safari
  • Fuel for the whole round trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as above
  • Airport transfers
  • Game drives and boat cruise to the bottom of the falls.
  • Drinking water on board.


  • International airfares.
  • Tips and gratitude
  • Expenses of personal nature like alcoholic drinks.
Start date1 Pax2 Pax3 Pax4 Px5 Pax6 Pax
Any date$1750$1150$933$825$760$720

Single room Supplement is USD 45.00 per person willing to stay alone in a single room.

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