Gisakura visitors center is one of budget Accommodation in the Nyungwe National Park that is located on the side of Gisakura. This accommodation is known as EAR Gisakura visitors center and is composed of 4 bungalows in a vast nature surrounded by the forest of Nyungwe. Apart from Bungalow, the guest house offers the campsite with tents, washrooms to be used on the campsite are located on Bungalows.
When planning the trip in the Nyungwe National park , it is better to have idea on the accommodations options which are in the park, we have high end accommodation namely One and Only Nyungwe house specifically for luxury travelers , we have midrange accommodations like Nyungwe Top View Hill hotel, Emeraude Kivu Resort , and we have luxury property which is Mentis Kivu Marina Bay, Gisakura visitors center is in the category of budget accommodations together with Gisakura guest House , all of them are located in the Gisakura area which is the park of the Nyungwe National park.
When staying there, you are closer to all the tourism activities with the Nyungwe National Park like chimpanzee trekking that take place in the forest of Cyamudongo or at Uwinka reception. After the chimpanzee trekking you can back easily to Gisakura Visitors center for lunch before continuing with other afternoon activities in the Nyungwe like canopy walkway, waterfall hike, some hiking trails that take tourists inside the jungle of the park, bird watching activities, colobus monkey trekking and many more activities in the park. Also, there is availability of some village walks to meet locals as to experience the real way of living for Rwandese, also the tea plantation visit that ends in the factory for how the tea is processed.
For budget travelers, a group of students and other clients who wish to do camping in the park, we recommend the Gisakura. You can still contact our tour consultant for advising and organizing your trip to Nyungwe National Park.