NYUNGWE
NATIONAL
PARK

A VISUAL
INTRODUCTION
IN 19 IMAGES

Spectacular Parinari-dominant (Umunazi) canopy. Known as the broccolis.

Giant Newtonia trees.

Rwenzori Turaco | Gallirex johnstoni

In Uwinka.

Cold misty summits

Tall forests and dark understory.

Igitamatama | Senecio subsessilis

Yellow seasons on the trails.

Black-fronted Duiker | Cephalophus nigrifrons

Common in most parts of Nyungwe forest but shy and easely overlooked.

High altitude wetlands.

L’Hoest Monkey | Cercopithecus lhoesti

On a young Hagenia tree in Uwinka.

Unexpected crabs high in the mountains.

Red-collared Babbler | Kupeornis rufocinctus

Only found in Nyungwe National Park in the entire East Africa.

Bigugu Trail.

Indondoli Impatiens stuhlmanni

One of the numerous Balsams of Nyungwe NP.

Imigano | Oldeania alpina

Old and tall bamboo forests in Nshili.

Majestic waterfalls.

Gisakura.

Hyperhumid understory in swamp forests.

Kamiranzovu.

Young Hagenia and heath forests.

Uwasenkoko.

Tree ferns on steep terrain.

Gisakura.

One and Only Nyungwe Lodge.

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