With select adventure safaris Discover Rwanda also known as the land of a thousand hill exploring all the possibilities that makes Rwanda such a tourism have unearthing the travel activities including the famous Rwanda gorilla tour, golden monkey tour ,at volcanoes Rwanda national park, wildlife safaris at Akagera national park viewing several animals and bird species, a trip to Nyungwe forest national park to track chimpanzees, other primates like the white colobus monkeys, take a canopy walk 50 meters above the ground have a birds eyes view of Nyungwe forest. Also do cultural visit to Ibylwacu cultural center discovering the rich Rwandese culture, city tours. plan your Rwanda safaris with us at awesome rates.
This is a refinement of the 1 day gorilla safari it includes Rwanda gorilla excursions/gorilla tour at volcanoes and a short visit to Ibylwacu cultural village.
Akagera Rwanda national parks is situated in the north eastern part of Rwanda a region bordering Tanzania it consists of several wildlife species and boasting of over 500 bird
This Rwanda safaris /Rwanda tours consists of the most exciting activities which involve all primate watching, to mention gorilla excursions,golden monkey tracking at volcanoes
When is best to do gorilla tracking?
Each and every travelers dream is to the best of the gorilla trekking in Rwanda and Uganda and one of the keys questions is when is gorilla tracking perfect to do? Well Rwanda mountain gorillas and Uganda mountain gorilla can be trekked all year round deeming it to be one of the most exciting and reliable tourism activity. But cab be preferably conducted during the dry months of June, July, august September, December and January. This is because during the dry months, the gorilla tracking grounds are not slippery and less inconveniencing for travelers. NOTE volcanoes Rwanda national park and Bwindi impenetrable forest are tropical rain forest hence not guaranteeing that it will not rain during the dry season never the less one still has to be prepared to track gorilla even when there has been down pour.
what is the age limit for gorilla trekking in Rwanda, uganda & Congo?
The get limit for trekking gorillas in Rwanda, Uganda and Congo is 15 years. In case one has to trek gorillas, they have to make sure they are 15 years and above this is because any one below 15 years of age is considered a child deemed unfit to track mountain gorillas.
What do I need to carry along with me during gorilla tracking exercise?
Since gorilla trekking conducted in forest areas, jungles its advised to put a trouser preferably thick, long sleeved shirts, gloves, hats, sun glasses, binoculars, hiking boots, insect repellents and some packed food and water.
How long is gorilla trekking.
Tracking gorilla in Rwanda, Uganda and Congo could take from 50 minutes to 9 hours, this is highly dependent on the movements of the mountain gorilla families you have been assigned to track from. Some mountain gorillas are highly mobile i.e. they move from one place to another rendering there tracking quit lengthy.
Brief information about Rwanda.
Rwanda is a little land locked country situated with in the confluence of east and central Africa, it’s a member of the east African community covering approximately distance of 26,340 sq. km. it consists of 5 remarkable volcanoes and approximately 23 lakes. A substantial piece of the nation has a rise of in the vicinity of 1,500 and 2,500 meters AMSL. With such it has given rise to several Rwanda safari /Rwanda tours activities.
In ancient circumstances as much as 33% of Rwanda was secured with montane rainforest. Today the main expansive tract of woods left in Rwanda is Nyungwe in the southwestern famous for a number of primates species to include monkeys and chimpanzee giving rise to activities such as chimpanzee trekking, it covers right around 1000 square kilometers. A few territories of woodland are additionally found in the Volcanoes National Park in the upper east, yet the majority of the characteristic vegetation here is bamboo timberland and open moorland.
The large parts of the highlands in Rwanda are now being used for expansive terraced farming that gives the Rwandan wide open its lovely and charming character. The eastern piece of Rwanda has altogether unique vegetation, the common African bramble, a blend of savannah and field overwhelmed by acacia trees. Normal temperatures are between 24 – 27 degrees with the most sweltering months from August – September.
Languages spoken include English, Kinyarwanda and French giving variety for travelers from different parts of the world.
in regard to tourism, rwanda has from time to time promoted its tourism industry highlighting an focusing on those single activities that stand out and those that make rwanda such a travel haven. the major tourism promotion focus on gorilla trekking in rwanda, chimpanzee trekking,golden monkey, birding and Congo Nile trail. the government is also ensuring that government resources is are conserved to ensure that there is continuity.
Uganda is found in east Africa bordering Kenya to the east, Tanzania to the south, south Sudan on the north and democratic republic of Congo on the west and Rwanda in the south west, crossed by the equator an imaginary line thus explaining its climates. It’s statistically deemed one the second most populated land locked (no seaport) next to Ethiopia. Uganda enjoys and equally beautiful weather characterized by two seasons i.e. wet and dry season. With the presence of such an awesome climate, several attractions have thrived such as wildlife, gorillas, and mountains. Lakes, rivers and other several features and hence prompting travelers on Uganda safaris to explore Uganda and its tourism possibilities. The most common tourism activities carried out in Uganda include gorilla trekking tours at Bwindi impenetrable park, wildlife safaris in parks such as kidepo Valley Park, Queen Elizabeth Park, chimpanzee trekking at Kibale forest park. Mountain hiking etc.