Rwanda is among the fastest growing countries in the world and Africa as a whole because of how safe the country is and because of its rich bio diversity which has made the country famous as one of the best tourism destinations that can be visited. Over the years the country has been Known for its 1994 Rwanda genocide where over 1,000,000 but the good in the country has overshadowed the bad events that happened in the country many years ago today Rwanda boasts of a number tourist attractions from the mountain gorillas that has brought many visitors on Rwanda safaris/ Rwanda tours , a number of monkey species, different wildlife species that can be seen in the different national parks in the country not forgetting a 1000 hills that make the most beautiful country to visit in Africa.
Whether you’re an adventure tourist on a Rwanda safari/ Rwanda tour, a traveller interested in peace and calm, eco- tourist and much more the country will cater to your different needs with the different tourist attractions that can be seen. The country is famous for housing half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas that can be seen while you participate in gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park, a park that is also famous for golden monkey trekking as it can be carried along the slopes of the Virunga Mountains that are also eye catching attractions that you can embark on to hike during your Rwanda safari.
While exploring the tourist attractions in Rwanda, aside from the gorilla tours, you can participate in the game drives in Akagera national park which will lead you to the big five animals in Rwanda, while taking part in the boat cruise on lake Ihema you will watch the endangered shoe bill stork, the park is also the perfect spot for travellers interested in the birding safaris in Rwanda especially the water bird species. Make your way to the primate hub in Rwanda, Nyungwe national park which will give you access to the canopy walk in Rwanda which will give you breath-taking views of Nyungwe national park, while in the park visit the playful primate species the chimpanzees by taking part in chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda to observe the behaviour of the species in the wild. Still in the park you can also participate in the Isumo waterfalls hike that will lead you to the Isumo waterfalls in the park for the most relaxing experiences in the park.
You can’t visit Rwanda and fail to participate in the Rwanda genocide tour which will give you an insight of the events that led to the unfortunate event of the large massacre of the tutsis in the country. You can visit the Kigali genocide memorial museum to visit the exhibition centres in the museum and other genocide memorial sites. The culture of Rwanda has evolved over the years and this can be seen as you visit the different cultural sites like the Kimironko market the largest market in the country which is not only a place for trade but also a place where a number of people from different cultures gather to conduct business, here you will get to watch the Congolese, Ugandans and Rwandans coming together.
While exploring the cultures of Rwanda, places like the Bugesera reconciliation camp to see how the hutu and tutsi have worked on their relationship after the Rwanda genocide by living in harmony with one another, the iby’iwacu cultural village where you will have the opportunity to explore more about the culture by observing their activities around the village.
With the different tourist attractions in the country and more that can be explored when you inquire from us let us customise your safari to your liking by booking with us today for the most rewarding and affordable Rwanda safari.