Visiting Rwanda is a great experience. A Rwandan travel adventure is filled with bliss from the time you see mountain gorillas, to anguish when you visit the respective memorial monuments. From the lush green countryside and terraced hills to its beautiful, lovely and friendly people. If you are looking for the best Rwanda gorilla tours experience or something new, booking any of our Rwanda safari packages below is surely a great prospect to look forward to as there is more than one reason to visit.
Commonly referred to as the land of a thousand hills and recently, a million smiles, it is indeed a great safari destination in Africa. Its small size comes as an advantage as it makes journeys way shorter and less tiring to travelers which in turn makes safaris in Rwanda much cheaper and easier to undertake. Through our luxury and affordable Rwanda safaris and tours, we allow you to discover this tiny country with amazing treasures. Our Rwanda gorilla trekking tours grant visitors a unique opportunity to travel and explore Volcanoes National Park (PNV) for mountain gorilla trekking encounters. We also offer Rwanda tours that let you explore the lush montane forests of Nyungwe for chimpanzee tracking and primate experiences. How about a remarkable visit to Akagera national park for exceptional Rwanda wildlife tours? We are the whole tool and box when it comes to organizing stunning holidays in this country. Our professionalism and experience will be easily seen right from the moment you arrive, throughout your entire safari till your departure.
Rwanda is endowed with so many great attractions and places to visit. Unfortunately, it doesn’t favor budget gorilla tracking clients. Some of the most popular places you will visit while on your Rwanda safari holidays include the genocide memorial monuments, Gisenyi trails, Lake Kivu, Akagera National Park, the Virunga Mountains, Volcanoes National Park (where Rwanda gorilla trekking tours take place from), Iby’Iwacu Cultural Village, Caplaki Crafts Village plus several more beautiful holiday places. All these places have interesting activities with each having something diverse to offer. Besides tourism, Rwanda is a very quiet, peaceful and organized country, partly why most tourists have it on their travel bucket list. The hills, mountains and rich culture are definitely something worth having a sight of! Small landlocked Rwanda country has so much to offer for holidays and you shouldn’t hesitate to visit it. Please browse through some of our Rwanda safaris above to get started.
Why go on Rwanda safaris
So many tourists travel to Rwanda each year for gorilla trekking safaris. This too should be your best reason to visit. There are a lot other activities you can feature in your Rwanda tour packages to diversify your experience. PNV is diverse enough to keep you engaged up to 7 days. When you travel, consider visiting places like Nyungwe Forest, Akagera, Gisenyi – Lake Kivu and exploring Kigali City. For those that prefer mountaineering adventures, you have an array of mountains to choose from. Bisoke, Karisimbi, Muhabura and Sabyinyo are readily available for climbing at a very small fee. Much as there is not so much to see on Rwanda safaris, try and make the most of whatever you have in your holiday tour package.
Rwanda gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris
Rwanda officially became a luxury gorilla safari destination in 2017 when they doubled their gorilla permits fees to cost $1500 each. The trek in Rwanda is much easier compared to other destinations which is partly because of the low elevation in PNV. Rwanda gorillas are the easiest to locate. You only need 2 hours to access Volcanoes National Park by road. This is 7 hours lesser than the 9 hour drive from Entebbe to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park whilst on Uganda safaris. If you can spend that much on permits then we recommend your carry out gorilla trekking from here. Regarding Rwanda wildlife safaris, Akagera National Park is among the few safari parks in Africa with the big five game animals. It is a great place for wildlife viewing encounters.
Best time to go on Rwanda tours
Schedule your Rwanda holidays for June to September or December to February if you want to have the best experience. These are apparently the driest months of the year and offers the best wildlife viewing conditions. You will get to see wildlife in big herds as they roam around the respective Rwanda safari parks and also carry out mountain gorilla trekking with great ease in PNV. How about the opposite months, Rwanda is an all year safari destination and you can visit at any time of the year. If it rains, the weather can always get back to normal and the day moves on. The most recommended months for Rwanda safari holidays are the ones mentioned above but other months are equally good too.
Choosing your Rwanda travel package
Your preferred safari activities will determine the kind of Rwanda travel packages you are bound to book. If your solely looking at meeting mountain gorillas, your Rwanda safari can last for as short as two days. The short distances in the country greatly favors short gorilla trekking safaris. The more activities you combine, the longer your holiday will be. Also choose a package that has good comfortable facilities. Comfort is everything when it comes to safaris. Uncomfortable facilities can ruin your vacation. When you travel with us, your comfort is our priority. We have partnered with some of the finest Rwanda safari lodges and we use them for all our holiday trips.
Why make us your safari company
Our reviews on TripAdvisor and SafariBookings say it all. We are one of the most price sensitive tours and travel operators you will ever come across. Our team of consultants have a combined 30 years of experience in the Rwanda tourism industry. We are very knowledgeable and experienced. We are ready to guide you to a remarkable holiday in this land of athousand hills and mountains. Book any of our Rwanda safaris above now.