DR Congo Tourism Now Looks to Kahuzi-Biega

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September 1, 2018
DR Congo Tourism Now Looks to Kahuzi-Biega

DR Congo Tourism Now Looks to Kahuzi-Biega Following the closure of Virunga, Africa’s oldest national park till 2019, all gorilla safaris to Congo have diverted to Kahuzi Biega national park. Virunga national park in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was closed in May 2018 due to insecurity concerns associated with kidnap and killing of…

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Relief After Rwanda Cuts Gorilla Permit fees

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August 21, 2018

Having been shaken by the high cost of gorilla safaris in Rwanda after the double increase of gorilla permits last year, Rwanda travel operators have felt a relief after the introduction of 30 percent low season discount permits in volcanoes National park. In 2017, RDB and the government of Rwanda with immediate effect doubled the…

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The Expansion of Volcanoes National Park a Win – Win Project

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August 9, 2018
The Expansion of Volcanoes National Park a Win – Win Project

Expansion Of Volcanoes National Park A Win – Win Project A few months after Rwanda Development Board received land from the African Wildlife foundation (AWF) to expand on Volcanoes national park a home to the critically endangered species, RDB is now in advanced stages of expanding the gorilla park. The major aim of the yet…

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Rwanda Reveals Other 2018 Kwita Izina Activities

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August 1, 2018
Rwanda Reveals Other 2018 Kwita Izina Activities

Rwanda Reveals Other 2018 Kwita Izina Activities While counting down to the long awaited 2018 Kwita Izina ceremony in Rwanda scheduled for 7th September 2018, Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has revealed other activities to be done along Kwita Izina. Gorilla naming ceremony was initiated in 2005 and has since then become part of Rwanda’s traditions…

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Rwanda’s Twin Lakes – Burere &Ruhondo

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July 21, 2018
Rwanda’s Twin Lakes – Burere &Ruhondo

The twin lakes of Burera and Ruhondo were named so because they are situated in the same areas and their physical connection. They are located with in Musanze district at the base of the Mount Muhabura a walk away from the Volcanoes national park. The lakes offer tourists a beautiful view of landscape, wetland habitat,…

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