the bamboo-covered slopes of the Virunga Mountains
in the Volcanoes National Park!
- from marriage ceremonies in villages of Rwanda’s countryside
through the grandeur of national celebrations at
With Lake Ihema in the background and cooler temperatures,
this is a safari experience unlike any of Rwanda’s neighbours.
Kigali is a thriving African city immediately notable
for its cleanliness, orderliness, and hospitality.
the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda.
Visit the mountain gorillas or simply take in the breathtaking view
atop this picturesque mountain range!
The “Parc National de Volcans” (or PNV as it’s known by locals) lies along the Virunga Mountains, with 8 ancient volcanoes, which are shared by Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Just a short two-hour drive from Rwanda’s capital of Kigali, the park is a central location for exploring some distinctly Rwandan experiences. While a visit to the mountain gorillas is often a top priority of visitor, the dramatic landscape also offers thrilling hiking and visits to the fascinating golden monkeys.
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