Rubondo Hippo Spotting From The Boat
Rubondo Hippo Spotting From The Boat

Rubondo Island Activities

Things to do on Rubondo Island

Chimpanzee Habituation Project (1)

Chimpanzee Habituation Experience

One of the most unique offerings of Rubondo Island Camp is the opportunity for guests to experience Professor Bernhard Grzimek's Noah’s Ark Project. 

Forest Drives

Forest drives

Explore the thick subtropical forests of Rubondo Island to see the many species of the island, including the shy sitatunga, elephant, and incredible bird species. 

Boating Safari

Boat safaris

A boating safari will give you a completely new perspective of African wildlife, whether on the rivers in the south or on Lake Victoria in the north.



East Africa offers some fantastic fishing, whether freshwater fishing in Kenya and Tanzania, or deep-sea fishing off the Swahili coast and Zanzibar.

Activities Bird2


East Africa is full of prime birding locations, whether you are content with the occasional sighting from your vehicle or prefer to set off on a twitching mission. 

13. Forest Walk

Forest walks

The best way to experience the wonders of Rubondo Island up close is on a forest walk. This is an immersive experience you'll not soon forget.

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