Best Rwanda Travel Tips for 2018 / 2019

Best Rwanda Travel Tips for 2018 / 2019

Rwanda Travel Tips; it is a landlocked country in central Africa also known as “the land of a thousand hills, lying 75miles south of the equator in the tropic of Capricorn, 880miles westward of Indian …

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Why are gorillas going extinct

Why are gorillas going extinct

There are four subspecies of gorillas around the world including, Mountain gorillas, eastern lowland type, western lowland and the cross river type. All gorilla species have been placed on the endangered list by the international …

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Distance between Volcanoes National Park and Bwindi Forest National Park

Distance between Volcanoes National Park and Bwindi Forest National Park

For many planning a Gorilla trek, the distance between Volcanoes national park and Bwindi forest national park could be key to deciding which park to visit or which airport to land at or depart from. …

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Must Carry: Packing List for Nyungwe Forest

Packing List for Nyungwe Forest

1. Rain gear rain showers can become very heavy and fast hat protect yourself from sun, rain or cold with an appropriate hat for the weather 3.park guide guided employed by park are required on …

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Why are gorillas poached

Why are gorillas poached

Gorillas are ground dwelling, prominently herbivorous apes that inhabit the forest. They are divided into two species; western gorilla (gorilla gorilla) and eastern gorilla (gorilla berengei), with four subspecies of gorillas around the world including, …

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RTTA Members Birding Trip at Bugesera District

RTTA Members Birding Trip at Bugesera District

When it comes to birding, Rwanda is amongst Africa’s most exciting destinations. Within this relatively small and compact country, there over 750 bird species of which 27 are Albertine Rift endemics. That is partly what …

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Best Hotels in Rwanda

Best Hotels in Rwanda

Below here, we bring you a complete list of top ranked Best hotels in Rwanda that will guarantee you remarkable service and give you a luxurious stay in Rwanda’s Kigali city. 1 – Hotel des …

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Four National Parks of Rwanda

Four National Parks of Rwanda

Rwanda is a landlocked country bordered by Tanzania in the East, Uganda in the North, Democratic Republic of Congo in the west and Burundi in the south. The country is also known as ” Land …

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History of Rwanda

History of Rwanda

History of Rwanda indicated in every corner of life such as (Political, social and economic). The history of Rwanda is divided into pre-colonial and post-colonial; Pre-colonial Rwanda was founded by the king known as Gihanga, …

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12 Things To Do in Rwanda

12 Things To Do in Rwanda

Get the expert opinion and guidance on the things to do in Rwanda. We bring you nature, cultural and wildlife attractions of Rwanda. Community work (UMUGANDA): Umuganda can be described as community work. This activity happen …

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Offer! Discounted Gorilla Permits In Uganda ($450 Each)

Discounted Gorilla Permits In Uganda

For a long time now, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), in conjunction with the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) has been offering discounted gorilla trekking permits for the low season months of March, April, May …

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Camp Kigali Memorial Site

Camp Kigali Memorial Site

Camp Kigali is a former Rwandan military base in Kigali, the site of the murder of ten Belgian UN Peacekeepers. These murders were preplanned by Hutu fanatics and were carried out to force the withdrawal …

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List of 19 Baby Gorillas Named at Kwita Izina 2017

19 Baby Gorillas Named at Kwita Izina 2017

The 13th edition of Kwita Izina that took place on 1st September 2017 at Musanze District in Kinigi saw 19 baby gorillas get named officially. This event has been part of the Rwandan culture and …

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Kwita Izina 2017: How It Went Down

Kwita Izina 2017

Is the event of giving a name to endangered mountain gorillas newborn babies, commonly known as ‘KwitaIzina’, has been part of Rwandan culture and tradition for centuries, is an extremely popular attraction for guests It …

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Main Causes of the 1994 Rwanda Genocide

1994 Rwanda Genocide

Rwanda is a landlocked country in central Africa (Heart of Africa), country is also known as “Land of thousand hills” with land area of 26,338km2. It lies 75 miles southward of Equator, 880 miles west …

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17 Interesting Facts about Rwanda

Best Rwanda Travel Tips for 2018 / 2019

Rwanda is a landlocked country in central Africa (Heart of Africa), country is also known as “Land of thousand hills” with land area of 26,338km2. It lies 75 miles southward of Equator, 880 miles west …

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How to get a Free Gorilla Permit in Rwanda

How to get a Free Gorilla Permit in Rwanda

With tourism being one of the biggest revenue sources of the economy, Rwanda hosts so many travelers each year for safaris. Gorilla tracking is the prime activity of the tourism industry and accounts for over …

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Dian Fossey – American Zoologist

Dian Fossey

In 1967, American primatologist Dian Fossey arrived by herself at Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park. She set up camp between two of the park’s volcanoes, planning to study the area’s critically endangered mountain gorillas. But what …

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Musanze Caves

Musanze Caves

Musanze caves are one of the physical features of geological activity in Northern part of Rwanda, the 1.25mile long Musanze caves located outside of Musanze town center, and 90 minutes’ drive from Kigali, or 2km …

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Iby’Iwacu Cultural Center / Village

Iby'Iwacu Cultural Center

Iby’iwacu cultural village is a non-profit organization located in Kinigi around volcanoes national park of Rwanda, found in 2005. It is found for the aims of improving the lives of reformed poachers and communities around …

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Gisozi Memorial Site

Gisozi Memorial Site

The Kigali Genocide Memorial site, is the historical site for commemorates the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. The remains of over 250,000 people are interred there. There is a visitor Centre for students and those …

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Kwita Izina – Gorilla Naming Event

Kwita Izina

Kwita Izina is the event of giving a name to endangered mountain gorillas newborn babies, commonly known as ‘Kwita Izina’, has been part of Rwandan culture and tradition for centuries, is an extremely popular attraction …

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Rwanda Birding Review / Guide

Rwanda Birding Review

Tiny Rwanda sits on approximately 26,338 square kilometers bordering Uganda to the North, DRC to the west and Tanzania to the south and east. This virgin country shelters over 750 species of bird species in …

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