The land of a Thousand Hills”, Rwanda is a green undulating landscape of hills, gardens and tea plantations. It offers a one of a kind holiday – home to one third of the world remaining Mountain Gorillas, one third of Africa’s birds species, several species of primates, plus there are volcanoes, game reserve, graceful dancers, artistic crafts and friendly people.
Rwanda has a number of unique delights to offer travellers. Parc National des Volcans in the Virunga volcanoes is home to the mountain gorillas to which Dian Fossey dedicated her life. Nyungwe Forest, one of the largest montane forests in Central Africa, is renowned for its large troops of colobus monkeys and rich variety of orchids. Akagera National Park is a savannah park with elephants, hippo and crocodile. Lake Kivu is a beautiful inland sea enclosed by steep terraced hillsides. There are a large variety of birds.