Rwanda Safari – Go on a safari to Rwanda with Maranatha Tours and Travel for a thrilling life experience. Spending a holiday in this East African country is a dream country as you enjoy an adventurous breathtaking atmosphere full of amazing nature wonders.
Some of the adventurous activities we offer on a trip to Rwanda include;- Gorilla and Golden Monkey Tracking, Chimp trekking, Kigali City Tour, Dian Fossey grave hiking, cultural walks and Nature views.
About Rwanda Tourism
Located in East Africa, Rwanda is the leading tourism destination in Africa where one can go and have a wide range of adventurous activities including those which cannot be experiences elsewhere in the world. With its rapid growth of tourism sector, the country is now undoubtedly the best option when it comes to a real safari experience. Its tourism fraternities have greatly contributed to the ever-increasing attraction of people especially nature lovers from different corners of the world that come specifically to have a life-changing exposure to some of the hard-to find nature wonders. The country offers a wide range of thrilling activities including gorilla & chimp trekking, golden monkey tracking, Kigali city tour, nature walks, Dian Fossey grave hike, wildlife viewing and many more.
Below are some of the different tourism activities one can enjoy while on a Rwanda safari holiday;-
Gorilla Tracking:- With mountain gorilla trekking in Rwanda’s Volcanoes national park attracting more than half of the total number of tourists who visit this “land of thousand hills”, there have been developments recorded especially in the tourism sector. This country has one of the highest number of these primates and these are all found in one park, giving trekkers the best spot for the activity. This interesting activity involves moving through the tropical rain forests of Volcanoes National Park in search for these endangered primates. The trip is worth it as one spends a whole day with the gorillas and also gets a chance of taking clear photos with the great apes. Before going on a Rwanda gorilla safari tour, one should first book his or her gorilla tracking permit because failure to obtain it, he/she cannot be allowed to view the primates. A gorilla permit in Rwanda costs USD750 and its issued by the Rwanda Development Board at their offices. It’s wiser for an intending visitor to use a credible tour company to obtain these permits in order to save time and also give room for better services. Tourists are advised to obtain the permits in time (3 weeks before travel date) to avoid inconveniences and also avoid the competition which is associated with acquiring them.
Dian Fossey Grave Hike;
Found in Volcanoes National Park, the grave of the late popular primatologist, Dian Fossey are one of the key attractions in the country. These are found on a high altitude in the park calling for a hike and in most cases, it’s arranged as an additional tourist activity. This site has gained popularity and many people including tourists and researchers go to Rwanda with an aim of looking at these graves. While on this hike, one stands a chance of encountering some primates in the park including the gorillas, golden monkeys and squirrels.
Golden Monkey Tracking; - Just like gorilla trekking, golden monkey tracking is carried out in the tropical rainforests of Volcanoes National Park. This is a thrilling adventure that involves moving through thick forests searching for the primates in their natural habitats. Their uniqueness and hard-to find behaviors make a trek eve more interesting and breathtaking.
Chimp Tracking;-Chimpanzees in Rwanda are found in Nyungwe National Park and they are regarded as man’s closest mammals. These great apes are interesting to view in their groups as they have some characteristics and behaviors which are identical to those of human beings.
Kigali City Tour; - A safari to Rwanda comes to life with a Kigali City Tour. This city is one of Africa’s cleanest and well planned cities and a drive through on some of its streets is a thrilling adventure as one gets to meet and greet some of the local people.
Other interesting tour activities one can enjoy while on a Rwanda Tour include;-Wildlife tour, nature walks, bird watching, boat rides and many more.