The Black and White Colobus Monkeys are among the very exciting primate species of Africa and one of the thirteen (13) species of primates thriving in the Rwanda Safari destination of Nyungwe Forest National Park.
to be among the descendants of Old world monkey in the genus colobus
native to the tropical forests of the African Continent, the Black and
White Colobus derives its Colobus name from the absence of the main
thumb while the Black and White stands for the color of their beautiful
coat as viewed on primate watching safaris in Rwanda Africa.
The Colobus Monkey tracking in Nyungwe Forest National Park is listed among the exciting activities that this Rwanda tour
site has got at its disposal. Nyungwe is home to the Africa’s largest
troop of Black and White Colobus Monkeys with the numbers stretching to
Their beautiful coat that is white and black among adults but
purely white among the young monkeys makes them very beautiful to
explore. It is always magical to spend time with a large troop of these
beautiful species as they roll in the natural loveliest trees of Nyungwe
foraging and playing. Photographers on Safari in Rwanda always take photos of a lifetime!
Colobus Monkey tracking can be done along with Chimpanzee trekking and
adventure canopy walk on a single visit to Nyungwe Forest National Park.