Congo Gorilla Tours

How To Book A Gorilla Trekking Permit In Congo

Booking Congo gorilla permits is not as easy as it is in Uganda and Rwanda. There is no online platform for booking a gorilla permit in Congo and hence one has to do it directly with Virunga tourism office or through any trusted travel agent offering Congo gorilla safaris. Gorilla Trek Africa is your ultimate […]

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Park Entrance Fees in Volcanoes National Park

The entrance fees to Volcanoes National park Rwanda depend on the activity you intend to do. There is no specific park entrance fee but travel activities call for different costs at a time. All charges are paid to Rwanda Development Board directly or indirectly through any trusted travel operators in Rwanda. Volcanoes National park is […]

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Lodges in Volcanoes National park Rwanda

Singita Kwitonda Lodge Opens In Rwanda

Rwanda tourism and hospitality industry are celebrating the opening of a new luxurious lodge offering first-class food and sleeping services for visitors visiting Volcanoes National park. Located in Kinigi sector Musanze district northwestern province, Singita Kwitonda Lodge is one of Rwanda’s most luxurious hotels. The lodge is set to offer first-class services to travelers trekking […]

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Honeymoon destinations in Rwanda

Places To Spend Your Honeymoon In Rwanda

Are you traveling for a honeymoon vacation? Do you want to celebrate your new marriage in style? Rwanda is the legit honeymoon destination that will not leave you the same. Celebrate your honeymoon in thousand hills of Rwanda for a quite and off beaten experience with unparalleled value. Discover the hidden gem in Rwanda that […]

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Rwanda's direct flights

RwandaAir’s Direct flights to Tel Aviv

Fly direct from Rwanda to Tel Aviv with RwandaAir with no unnecessary stopovers. Finally, the long-awaited Rwanda Tel Aviv direct fights were launched on 24th June 2019 when the first flight took off. Travelers can now fly from Rwanda to Tel Aviv, the busiest economic and technological hub in Israel within the shortest time possible. […]

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slow travel

Rwanda to Receive Five Black Rhinos

Rwanda’s Akagera National park is yet to receive five black rhinos from European Zoos aimed at promoting sustainable rhino conservation in the land of a thousand hills. The new set of rhinos will comprise of three female and males to join the existing eastern rhinos that were reintroduced to Rwanda in 2017 from South Africa. […]

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Rwanda gorilla tours

Gorillas in Rwanda Figure out Where to find sodium fix

The survival and steady increase of mountain gorilla population is a true success story in the Virunga conservation area. The world has seen the number of the once critically endangered mountain gorillas grow higher day by day which gives hope for sustainable gorilla tourism. Volcanoes national park is one of the four African parks to […]

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Rwanda gorilla tours

Senkwekwe Gorilla Orphanage

A visit to see and track mountain gorillas is arguably a magical experience that brings thousands of travelers from all over the world. A face-to-face encounter with gorillas in their natural habitat is so far the best wildlife experience every traveler to Africa should do. Mountain gorillas are one the endangered species that only reside […]

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Rwanda & Tanzania to jointly promote tourism

Rwanda Join Forces with Tanzania to Promote Tourism

It’s now possible to book a Rwanda Tanzania combined a safari with no difficulty. The two countries formed a joint effort to promote tourism products in Rwanda and Tanzania as a one safari package. The partnership was signed on 5th March 2019 between the Rwanda Tours and Travel Associations (RTTA) and the Tanzania Association of […]

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Virunga masiif

The Virunga Conservation Area – Virunga Massif

There is a lot to know about the Virunga Conservation Area one of the most famous tourist areas in the world, away from its popular mountain gorillas. Everything within and around this tourist-rich area is worth discovering and knowing given the presence of a variety of breathtaking sceneries ranging from wildlife to summits for hiking, […]

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How fit should i be to trek gorillas

How Fit Should I be to Trek Mountain Gorillas

Physical fitness is one of the things that guarantee successful gorilla trekking tours in Uganda, Rwanda & Congo. How physically fit one should be to be able to see mountain gorillas is one of the frequently asked questions about gorilla trekking. While booking for gorilla tours, potential travelers are advised to ensure physical fitness prior […]

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Virunga National Park

Virunga National Park To Re-Open For Tourism

After seven months of non-operating, Virunga national park is yet to be reopened for tourists. The world’s oldest national park was closed in June 2018 owing to the increased insecurity fears especially in the eastern province of Congo. The latest incident that led to the closure of gorilla-watching tours in Congo was the kidnap of […]

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