Rwanda is an excellent luxury destination that offers every facet of the perfect African adventure, infact Rwanda packs in an astonishing array of jaw-dropping scenery, ecodiversity and leisure activities.
The Land of Thousand Hills is today a world class destination, it’s a tiny gem with stunning natural landscapes a vibrant capital, Kigali, and thrill experiences.
Rwanda is where you can trek to come face to face with wild mountain gorillas and the Volcanoes National Park is one of the only places in the world where this rare and incredible animals continue to thrive.
This Rwandan adventure combines the classical African safari experience with the opportunity to visit the majestic mountain gorillas of the Virunga Massive.
“When you realise the value of all life, you dwell less on what is past and concentrate more on the preservation of the future.”
Kigali is the flourishing and fascinating Rwanda’s capital, one of the cleanest cities in Africa and maybe in the world.
Vibrant markets offer handicrafts including traditional Rwandan basketware, coffee that is locally produced and tasty fruits.
Not to be missed a visit to the Kigali Genocide Memorial that serves as a moving reminder of the 800,000 people who were murdered during Rwanda’s 1994 genocide.
The Volcanoes National Park is the place to be, the perfect destination to search the endangered great apes hiding in the misty forests on the slopes of the Virunga volcanoes.
The Rwanda’s majestic volcanoes with their lush vegetation are home to hundreds of species of trees, plants and birds and, of course, the impressive mountain gorillas.
Tracking the gorillas on foot is for many travellers a lifetime dream come true and make acquaintances with a silverback amidst the lush jungle is a thrill experience.
The Akagera National Park is home to a unique swamp ecosystem that is one of the largest protected wetland areas in Eastern Africa, the park is characterized by open savannahs, woodlands, lakes, damp swamps, and grassy low mountains.
A 4×4 safari tour across unspoiled savannah and thriving plains, or a boat safari on the lake, allows to observe a large range of wildlife: elephants, antelopes, Nile crocodiles and one of Africa’s highest hippos population.
Akagera now also boasts a healthy population of lions as well as black rhinos, the park also harbours a good density of leopards and the elusive sitatunga.
The Akagera National Park is home to 500 different species of bird, including the rare shoebill, making it a true birdwatchers paradise.
“For magnificence, for variety of form and color, for profusion of brilliant life, bird, insect, reptile, beast, for vast scale, Uganda is truly “the Pearl of Africa.” Sir Winston Churchill Overview Known worldwide for its natural beauty, Uganda is an interesting equatorial and central […]