2022 Tours to Lake Kivu in Rwanda

2022 Tours to Lake Kivu in Rwanda: Lake Kivu is located on the boundary between Rwanda and the DR Congo. It is Rwanda’s largest fresh water lake and the African continent’s sixth largest fresh water lake. Lake Kivu is located in the Albertine Rift, which is connected to the western arm of the East African Rift Valley. The lake’s waters drain into the Rusizi River, which flows south into Tanzania’s Lake Tanganyika. Lake Kivu is roughly 90 kilometres long and …

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Over 30 Rhinos Grace Akagera National Park in Rwanda

Over 30 Rhinos Grace Akagera National Park in Rwanda: On November 28, 2021, Akagera National Park in Rwanda welcomed 30 white rhinos from andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve in South Africa. The arrival of 30 southern white rhinos represents the largest and longest animal relocation in conservation history. As a result, Akagera National Park is the only spot in Rwanda where you may view all five of the Big Five in one area during a wildlife safari. The rhinos were …

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How Many Gorilla Groups Are There in Virunga National Park?

How Many Gorilla Groups Are There in Virunga National Park? The Virunga National Park is home to eight gorilla groups: Kabirizi, Humba, Rugendo, Mapuwa, Lulengo, Munyaga, Nyakamwe, and Bageni. Kabirizi Group Kabirizi group is an interesting gorilla family in Virunga national park that was previously known as Ndungutse, a moniker it had obtained from its powerful silverback leader Ndungutse. Silverback Ndungutse was a gigantic modest silverback who commanded the organisation for a long time until his killing in 1997. Ndungutse …

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Bird watching  in Uganda National parks

Bird watching  in Uganda National parks : Uganda is known to be home to over 500 bird species spread across the country, some in forests and others in parks. When people visit the country they always wonder, which park has the best birds or at which park can I have bird watching sprees? Here is a list of the bird watching parks in Uganda. Queen Elizabeth National Park. Located in Bundibugyo, this park is a heaven for bird watchers with …

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Top things to do in Lake Ihema

9 days explore Rwanda tour

Top things to do in Lake Ihema  : Lake Ihema is one of the water bodies that can be seen in Akagera national park that make the country one of the most rewarding tourism attractions that can on seen in the home to the big five animals in Rwanda, Akagera National Park which is among the most frequented national parks in Rwanda. lake Ihema is the second largest lake in Rwanda after Lake Kivu. the lake occupies 90sq kilometres in …

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Discounted Gorilla Permits in Rwanda 2022/2023

Discounted Gorilla Permits in Rwanda 2022/2023 : Gorilla trekking in Rwanda is among the most relaxing rewarding tourism activities that you can take part during your Rwanda safari. The activity will give you the chance to spend one hour with the habituated gorilla families in Volcanoes national park, you will get to observe the habituated gorilla families along the Virunga mountains in Rwanda that is mount gahinga, mount sabyinyo, mount karisimbi, mount muhabura and mount Bisoke which will give you …

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2022 Rwanda Gorilla Permit Discount

2022 Rwanda Gorilla Permit Discount: Since the country was devastated by COVID-19, the Rwandan government has established strategies to revitalize the tourism business. This worldwide epidemic humiliated the whole globe by causing massive lockdowns and financial devastation. Discounting payments for gorilla permits and other tourism items is one of the techniques Rwanda has utilized to entice visitors to visit the nation. Gorilla trekking is undoubtedly Rwanda’s most popular tourism offering. Many visitors have travelled to Rwanda in recent years, mostly …

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Age limit for chimpanzee trekking

Primate Safaris in Nyungwe National Park

Age limit for chimpanzee trekking : Chimpanzee trekking like mountain gorilla trekking is one of the most sought after safari activities in Uganda. Actually to be fair it comes second to mountain gorilla trekking. Most primate lovers would want to experience these animals in their natural habitat because they not just similar to gorillas but like the gorillas they also share about 95% of their DNA with humans. However though most people would be delighted at a chance to spend …

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Age Limit for Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

Age Limit for Gorilla trekking in Rwanda  : Gorilla trekking is among the most rewarding activities you should not miss out on as you participate in your gorilla trekking experience in Rwanda . Although the activity is among the highly anticipated activity for travelers interested in watching the gorillas in the wild, it should be noted that there are a number of restrictions when it comes to the people that track the gorillas in the wild which includes the age …

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Age Limit for Gorilla Trekking in Africa

Discounted Gorilla Permits in Rwanda 2022/2023

Age Limit for Gorilla Trekking in Africa  : Gorilla trekking is among the most rewarding activities you should not miss out on as you participate in your gorilla trekking experience in Africa. Although the activity is among the highly anticipated activity for travelers interested in watching the gorillas in the wild, it should be noted that there are a number of restrictions when it comes to the people that track the gorillas in the wild which includes the age limit …

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Hot Air Balloon Safaris in Akagera National Park

Hot Air Balloon Safaris in Akagera National Park  : Over the years Akagera national park has been famous for housing the big five animals in Rwanda that is the lions, leopards, the buffalos and the rhinos that can be seen when you participate in the game drives in Akagera national park. Aside from the game drives, there are a number of other tourism activities in Akagera national park that will help you watch a number of rewarding attractions for instance …

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Have You Tried Hot Air Balloon Tours in Rwanda’s Akagera National Park?

Have You Tried Hot Air Balloon Tours in Rwanda’s Akagera National Park? : On January 17, 2022, Royal Balloons launched its first hot air balloon flights in Rwanda’s Akagera National Park. Royal Balloon Rwanda is pleased to announce the start of its operations in Rwanda by providing the country’s first hot air balloon experience in Akagera National Park, in collaboration with the Rwanda Development Board and Akagera Management Company. Royal Balloon Rwanda operates two hot air balloons, each of which …

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Honey Moon Trips in Rwanda

Honey Moon Trips in Rwanda : Are you interested in escaping the city noise, the sound of cars hoots, fumes released in the air, barely moving traffic? then Rwanda is the perfect place to visit for a wild escape. The country is famous for its 1000 hills which are among the most rewarding eye catching attractions in the country but as you make your way to the country you will get to explore a number of other rewarding attractions that …

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Dain Fossey Hike Permit

Dain Fossey Hike Permit : Dian Fossey hike is among the different activities in volcanoes national park for a memorable Rwanda safari. Dian Fossey hike is an activity that you can embark on understand more about the legacy of the American primatologist that is responsible for gorilla trekking in Africa. Dian Fossey fell in love with the mountain gorillas and embarked on the journey to make research on the gorillas in Africa and to help increase their numbers in the …

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Queen Elizabeth national park Fees 2022

Queen Elizabeth national park Fees 2022 : Queen Elizabeth national park is famous for its name because it was named after the Queen of England however visiting the park will give you the opportunity to observe the fact that the park is not only famous because of its name but also because of the different wildlife species that can be seen as you participate in the different activities in queen Elizabeth national park and in this article, you will get …

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Top Tourist Attractions in Uganda 2022

Chimpanzee Trekking in Uganda Vs Rwanda

Top Tourist Attractions in Uganda 2022 : As you make your way to Uganda also known as the pearl of Africa because of a number of rewarding attractions that can be seen in the country get ready to take part in a number of tourism activitivities that will lead you to the top tourist attractions in Uganda 2022. Visiting Uganda in 2022 should be on your to do list as you participate in your African Safari because of the fact …

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How to get to Murchison Falls National Park

How to get to Murchison Falls National Park  : Murchison falls national park is the largest National Park in Uganda that you should not miss out on during your Uganda safari. The park is famous for the world’s most powerful waterfalls the Murchison falls that can be seen when you visit the park therefore for travellers interested in watching the falls then they can choose to visit the park and there are a number of way you can get to …

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Chimpanzee Trekking in Nyungwe National park Vs Kibale National park

Age limit for chimpanzee trekking

Chimpanzee Trekking in Nyungwe National park Vs Kibale National park : Choosing the different destinations for chimpanzee trekking in Uganda and chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda can be quite hard because both destinations will offer memorable chimpanzee trekking experiences while visiting the national parks. For travellers interesting in either chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe national park and chimpanzee trekking in kibale national park this article will help you explore the different destinations and help you choose the perfect destination if not both …

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Chimpanzee trekking permits in Uganda 2022

Chimpanzee trekking permits in Uganda 2022 : Chimpanzee trekking in Uganda is among the most rewarding primate safaris in Uganda where you will get to see a number of rewarding features of the primates in the wild. The country is famous for gorilla trekking in Uganda where you will get to watch a number the mountain gorillas by taking part in gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park and gorilla trekking in Mgahinga National Park making the country the home …

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Tree Climbing Lions in Uganda

TREE CLIMBING LIONS IN UGANDA The tree climbing lions in Uganda is among the different tourist attractions that you can visit for an amazing Rwanda safari. The tree climbing lions in Uganda can be seen in Queen Elizabeth National Park one of the most rewarding National Park Parks in Uganda where you can watch four of the big five animals in Uganda. The tree climbing lions in Uganda are among the best tourist attractions that you can watch while you …

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Causes of the 1994 Rwanda Genocide

Causes of the 1994 Rwanda Genocide : The 1994 Rwanda genocide was an unfortunate period in Rwanda where about 800.000- 1,000,000 tutsi were killed. The perpetrators of the genocide were the Hutu who were spearheaded by the hutu government led by Theoneste Bagosora, interahamwe which was led by Robert Kajuga, Impuzamugambi led by Jean Bosco Barayagwiza and Hasan Ngeze whose agenda was anti-Tutsi racism and Hutu supremacy and power. The genocide was such a dark time in country because of …

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How strong is a mountain gorilla?

How strong is a mountain gorilla? How strong a mountain gorilla is a much asked question for guests looking at coming for a mountain gorilla safari? The gorilla strength is estimated to be 10 times greater than their total body weight and the grown silverback gorillas are estimated at being able to carry 4,000 pounds which is approximately 1,810 kilograms while an adult male can only carry 885 pounds of weight approximately 401.5 kgs. The mountain gorilla strength is estimated …

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Why Should you Visit Jinja City

Why Should you Visit Jinja City : Jinja city is among the most rewarding cities that you can visit during your city tours in Uganda where you will explore the best of the different attractions to make the activity quite rewarding. Here e different cities offer for an amazing experience in the country. For adventure tourists that want physically challenging activities to make your safari quite memorable, you should visit Jinja city on your Uganda safari here are some of …

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No mandatory Testing for Covid-19 in Uganda

No mandatory Testing for Covid-19 in Uganda  : Are you one of those travellers that are tired of those mandatory covid-19 tests even when you know you do not have the virus because you are very careful about your ways here are some good news for you if you want to make Uganda your next travel destination as you visit the pearl of Africa.  As stated by the minister of Transport in Uganda general Katumba Wamala confirmed that there will …

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Congo Nile Divide

Congo Nile Divide  : The Congo Nile Trail is one of the great trails of Rwanda that you can take on during a Rwanda safari. Most visitors come to Rwanda looking for a mountain gorilla trekking experience in the Volcanoes national park but it would be great to add a Congo Nile divide on the itinerary. The Congo Nile divide is an initiative of the government of Rwanda to diversify the tourism activities done in the country. The Congo Nile …

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What to wear for Gorilla trekking

What to wear for Gorilla trekking / packing list What to wear for Gorilla trekking : Gorilla trekking is a popular activity taken on while on a Rwanda safari, Uganda safari or a Congo safari. Gorilla trekking gives a chance to visitors to get up close with the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. The gorilla trekking experience is an authentic and wild experience and you may not be very familiar with this experience and this is why you will …

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Wildlife Safaris in Rwanda

Wildlife Safaris in Rwanda  : Rwanda is the country to visit if you’re interested in having the most rewarding adventure participating in numerus safaris. it should be noted that the country is gifted by which has enabled a number of safaris to be carried out for instance the cultural tours in Rwanda where tourists can visit a number of cultural villages like the iby’iwacu cultural village, the Humure refugee village which will give you an insight of the culture of …

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Rwanda to host the CHOGM

Rwanda to host the CHOGM : Rwanda was meant to host the CHOGM a few years back but failed to because a few known reasons but on the 31st of January of 2022. The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting is scheduled to happen every two years and was so before the COVID-19 pandemic that put a hold to any gatherings of large numbers. The commonwealth association currently has 54 independent and equal members. The commonwealth member countries sit down and …

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Primate Safaris in Uganda 2022

Activities in Mgahinga National Park

PRIMATE SAFARIS IN UGANDA 2022 Primate Safaris in Uganda 2022 : Are you interested in visiting a country that will let you explore the best of your African safari because there is lot that can be covered in the country from the culture of the people, a number of tours where you will get to see how the people in the country carrying out their daily activities as you participate in the Kampala city tour, you will also get to …

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Birding Safaris in Uganda

Birding Safaris in Uganda  : Birding is the observation of bird species   the natural habitat for purposes of having an amazing experience during your Rwanda safari. Uganda is known for a number of wildlife safaris like gorilla trekking in Uganda where you can participate in tracking the habituated gorilla families in Uganda by participating in gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park and gorilla trekking in Mgahinga national park which will give you the opportunity to understand more about the …

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Latest info note for arrivals in Rwanda

Latest info note for arrivals in Rwanda : The Government of Rwanda as of the 27th of January 2022 revised the travel requirements for all arrivals into Rwanda via the Kigali International airport. The measures are set to guide post Covid travel as they limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. This info note has been revised and these new guidelines are set to be implemented and analyzed for a month’s time and they will be revised where need be. …

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Rwanda reopens land border with Uganda

Rwanda reopens land border with Uganda Rwanda reopens land border with Uganda : The Rwanda land border with finally reopens after about 2 years of being closed to both tourists and even the commercial truck drivers. H.E President Paul Kagame and Gen. Muhoozi finally came to an agreement on the 27th of November 2022. There were some speculations of a confidential letter the past week sent from H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to H.E Paul Kagame in regards to the reopening …

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Night Life Kampala City

NIGHT LIFE IN KAMPALA CITY Night Life Kampala City : A country which is busy during the day with a number of people trying to hustle to get by the day, Uganda will be misunderstood for a country that is all about business because of how involved the people are to ensure that they make ends meet but this should not mislead you that the country gets quiet during the day because this is quite different when you visit Kampala …

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How to Book a Gorilla Trekking Permit in Rwanda

Age Limit for Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

HOW TO BOOK A GORILLA TREKKING PERMIT IN RWANDA How to Book a Gorilla Trekking Permit in Rwanda : Booking a gorilla trekking permit in Rwanda is quite flexible in a way that tourists can either opt to book for one online by visiting the Rwanda development board website the tourism board in the country where you can also book permits for chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe national park, you can also book permits for the game drives in  Akagera national …

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Chimpanzee Trekking Permits in Uganda

Age Limit for Gorilla Trekking in Africa

CHIMPANZEE TREKKING PERMITS IN UGANDA Chimpanzee Trekking Permits in Uganda : Chimpanzee trekking in Uganda has been overshadowed by gorilla trekking in Uganda because of the fact that Uganda is home to half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas that can be seen when you participate in gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park and gorilla trekking in Mgahinga national park cwhich attracts a number of tourists from all over the world to park however once they visit the country …

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Packing List for Birding in Rwanda

What to Pack for your Gorilla Trekking Safari in Rwanda

PACKING LIST FOR BIRDING IN RWANDA Packing List for Birding in Rwanda : Rwanda has been quite famous for its mountain gorilla populations which are among the main reasons why people visit the country so as to take part in gorilla trekking in Rwanda.  Aside from gorilla trekking in Rwanda, there are a number of other activities that have attracted travellers from around the world to visit Rwanda and these include; the Rwanda genocide tour where tourists will get an …

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Latest news from Akagera national park

Latest news from Akagera national park | The Akagera national park is Rwanda’s only savannah park currently under the management of the African Parks. The African parks is currently managing 18 other national parks in Africa and this is a non-profit organization whose headquarters are in South Africa and this organization is in partnership with all these governments and the local communities as well. The national parks being managed by the African Parks are located in 11 countries on the …

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Chimpanzee Trekking in Uganda Vs Rwanda

Primate Safaris in Uganda 2022

Chimpanzee Trekking in Uganda Vs Rwanda  : Chimpanzee trekking in Africa should be on every traveller’s bucket list if they are interested in having the most rewarding safari experiences in Africa.  Among the most common destinations in Africa where chimpanzee trekking is carried out in Uganda and Rwanda.  A number of tourists interested in primate safaris in Rwanda and Uganda have faced a challenge of choosing the best destinations to carry out chimpanzee trekking this is because of the fact …

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Top Activities in Nyungwe National Park 2022

Top Activities in Nyungwe National Park 2022 : Nyungwe national park is known for housing the largest number of primate populations in Rwanda and for tourists interested in watching a number of primate in the wild, Nyungwe national park should be you first choice among the national parks in Rwanda.  The destination offers breath-taking views of the Virunga mountains in Rwanda, lake kivu the largest fresh water lake in Rwanda, tea plantations, rewarding views of the different wildlife in the …

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Top Activities in Kigali City 2022

Top Activities in Kigali City 2022 : Kigali city being the capital city of Rwanda, and one of the cleanest city in Africa and the fact that it is the arrival point for tourists interested in gorilla trekking in Rwanda, golden monkey trekking has made the city quite popular which has attracted a number of tourists from around the world to visit the country and visit Kigali city. Once you make your way to Kigali city you will not be …

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