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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Rwanda: The Royal Tour follows Peter Greenberg on a tour hosted by the President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame. Peter journeys deep into the country that is also known as the "land of a thousand hills", visiting gorillas in the Volcanoes National Park and jet...
Cultural & Touristy Things
Attend One of Kigali’s Annual Events
Check out this list of annual events in Kigali to see if your time here matches up with one of the city’s yearly activities. Everything from marathons to music festivals to food fair...
Popular American TV host Ellen DeGeneres met with President Paul Kagame at Village Urugwiro in Kigali on the 29th of May 2018.
Ellen Degeneres and her partner Portia de Rossi are on holiday in Rwanda and also to oversee the initial stages of the const...
Akagera National Park is located in the northeast of Rwanda along the border with Tanzania. Although founded in 1934, much of the park was re-allocated as farms and in 1997 the park was reduced in siz...
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 ...
Lake Kivu is a stunningly beautiful lake and an incredible place to visit. With no hippos or crocodiles and crystal clear, clean water, it is also one of the safest lakes in Africa. So come and explore, discover and journey along its interesting coastline. Watch unique fishing boats plying the water...
While it might have been the gorillas that entice you to Rwanda, it’s the people of Rwanda who will keep you coming back. Ancient traditions of hono...
Visa on arrival policy
As of January 1, 2018, citizens of any country in the world can obtain a thirty day visa for $30 USD upon arrival in Rwanda. Pri...
With a fleet of twelve aircraft including two wide-body Airbuses A330 acquired last year, RwandAir currently reaches out to 24 destinations across Eas...
Drumming is a common form of entertainment in Rwandan culture; however, the idea of female drummers was unheard of in the past.
100-year-old Elizabeth ...
Whatever you’re into, coordinating a trip to Rwanda with one of our award-winning festivals is the cherry on top of any trip to the land of a thousa...
Bisate Lodge is located in the natural amphitheatre of an eroded volcanic cone – the word bisate means ‘pieces’ in Kinyarwanda, describing how the cone was once whole but worn away by natural erosion.
Bisate’s sophisticated architectural and interior design is rooted in Rwandan building tradi...