Rusizi National Park, Bujumbura

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Track down hippos and sitatungas (swamp antelopes) in their natural habitat on a trip through Rusizi National Park. With luck, you'll also see flamingos strolling in the shallow ends of the river that runs through the park. Keep your eye out for the notorious Gustave, a crocodile believed to have killed hundreds of people in his lifetime. He rarely makes an appearance, but those sightings are once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Bujumbura holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Rusizi National Park and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • True birders paradise, if you love birding, kindly visit this site. We show alot of stolks, and the spoon billed stolk, lits of ducks, skimmers, herons, and much more. Was a lovely ride, though the si...  more »
  • Fantastic tour to see birds, hippos and crocodiles. on a boat with a national park guide, different prices for locals and tourists  more »
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  • Boarder point to Congo. Very beautiful
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