Embark on an unforgettable holiday in Rwanda, the “Land of a Thousand Hills,” where captivating landscapes, rare wildlife, and vibrant culture await you. Located in East Africa, Rwanda offers a unique travel experience filled with breathtaking natural beauty and profound encounters with mountain gorillas. From exploring the lush rainforests of Volcanoes National Park to immersing yourself in the vibrant culture of Kigali, Rwanda is a destination that will leave you in awe. Get ready to embark on a journey of discovery and create lifelong memories in this remarkable country.
Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of Rwanda’s landscapes, characterized by rolling hills, verdant forests, and shimmering lakes. Trek through the misty mountains of Volcanoes National Park, home to endangered mountain gorillas. Witness these gentle giants in their natural habitat and come face to face with one of the world’s most extraordinary wildlife encounters. Explore the serene shores of Lake Kivu, where you can relax on sandy beaches, enjoy water sports, and savour breathtaking sunsets. Discover the lush Nyungwe Forest, a haven for primates and birds, where you can embark on exhilarating hikes and canopy walks. Rwanda’s natural wonders provide a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.
Immerse yourself in Rwanda’s rich culture and history by exploring the vibrant capital city of Kigali. Visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center to gain insights into the country’s past and pay tribute to the victims of the 1994 genocide. Explore the bustling markets and artisan workshops, where you can find unique handmade crafts and traditional Rwandan artwork. Sample the local cuisine, known for its vibrant flavours and fresh ingredients, such as grilled brochettes, plantains, and a variety of stews. Engage with friendly locals, learn about their traditions, and witness cultural performances that showcase Rwanda’s rich heritage.
Discover Rwanda’s commitment to conservation and sustainable tourism. Learn about the country’s successful efforts in gorilla conservation and witness firsthand how tourism contributes to the preservation of these magnificent creatures. Participate in community-based tourism initiatives, where you can interact with local communities, learn about their daily lives, and support their livelihoods through responsible travel practices. Rwanda’s dedication to conservation and community empowerment provides a unique and meaningful holiday experience.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
The best time to visit is from June to September, which is also ideal to see the mountain gorillas.
Around 10 hours
Those who are looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience, in a unique setting.
HOW TO GET THERE
There is now a direct flight with Rwanda Air to Kigali from London, although it’s easy to connect through Addis Ababa.
Kinyarwanda, English and French
IDEAL TO COMBINE WITH
Head to the coast for a beach stay in either Kenya or Zanzibar.
OUR FAVOURITE RWANDAN DESTINATIONS
We would be delighted to talk about your holiday arrangements over the phone. You can contact us between 8am and 10pm every day (outside of office hours may not be immediate).
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Our office is open 9:30am to 5pm Monday to Saturday (excluding Bank Holidays). If you wish to make an appointment, please either call or send a message, although it’s not compulsory.