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Tourism In Gishwati-Mukura National Park

Tourism In Gishwati-Mukura National ParkWhen it comes to tourism in Rwanda, Gishwata Mukura national park is hardly mentioned. However despite the less visits, the national park is a hidden gem which most travelers on Rwanda safaris have always missed out. A visit to Gishwata Mukura national park makes your Rwanda safari a complete package. The […]

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Raising Transit Costs Due to Gorilla permits

Rwandan Tour Operators Claim Raising Transit Costs Due to Gorilla permits Much as the official figures of Rwanda Development Board show significant increase in tourist numbers regardless of high gorilla permits, tour operators and transporters in Rwanda tell a different story of how they are seriously feeling a pull back. From the RDB’s report, Rwanda […]

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Best Attraction to visit in Kahuzi Biega National Park

In contrary to most people’s judgements that tourism in the Democratic Republic of Congo relies on virunga’s mountain gorillas, kahuzi biega national park is a hidden secret. The national park is a new tourism site that has been less travelled hence offering the adventure kind of experience unique to the travelers. Kahuzi biega national park […]

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AWF Donates Land to Expand Volcanoes National Park

In support of the on going efforts to expand the land area for volcanoes national park a home to the critically endangered mountain gorillas, the African Wild Foundation (AWF) a conservation body in Rwanda on 10th January 2018 handed over 27 hectares of land to expand the habitat of mountain gorillas. African Wildlife Foundation is […]

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Rwanda Tourism Industry Eyes Asia Market

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) for the first time attended the Asia’s leading ITB travel trade in Singapore from 25th to 27th October 2017 aimed at promoting tourism and wildlife conservation in Rwanda. The trade show was held at Marina Bay sanda convention Centre in Singapore and Messe Berlin was the organizer. The recent trade show […]

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Mountain Gorilla Habituation Experience In Bwindi

Do you want to spend more time with mountain gorillas? Take part in the exceptional gorilla habituation experience done only in Rushaga sector of Bwindi forest national park. Much as many people cherish the 1-hour of gorilla trekking, gorilla habituation experience is much more than being with gorillas but rather a half-day of interaction with […]

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Rwanda to Expand Volcanoes National Park

Gorilla tourism in Rwanda is a true successful conservation story, a dream of passion initiated by Dian Fossey a famous American primatologist who foresaw that making mountain gorillas a tourism object would protect the lives of mountain gorillas and promote their sustainability. As such there has been a notably steady increase in the number of […]

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Gorilla Safaris in Bwindi Forest National Park

Gorillas in Uganda can be watched in Bwindi impenetrable national park and it takes one long day of driving to reach from Entebbe. Alternatively to cut the distance, one can opt to track the bwindi gorillas from Rwanda crossing to Kisoro via the Cyanika border only 1 – 2 hours drive. From Kigali the shortest […]

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Kwita Izina a benefit for the Community

This year at the Kwita Iziina – also called the gorilla naming ceremony of Rwanda, 13 baby gorillas will be named.The 12 year old gorilla naming ritual was started in 2005 by the Rwanda Development Board as means of creating awareness of mountain gorilla conservation in Rwanda and recognizing the collective efforts of the local […]

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Rwanda has Double Gorilla Permits fees!

Kigali, 7th May, the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has double the gorilla permit cost from $750 to $1500 Per person for one hour watching gorillas in the Volcanoes national park. In the same statement the RDB has introduced a new exclusive offer for visitors looking at trekking the entire gorilla group for 15,000 U.S dollars […]

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Unmissable Attractions in East Africa

Made up of several countries, Uganda the pearl of Africa, the magical Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda a land of a thousand hills , Democratic republic of Congo and south Sudan, East Africa is the great tourism destination every traveler should not miss out. Tourism in East Africa has been made easier by the introduction and promotion […]

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Virunga National Park Congo Conservation efforts Crucial for survival inhabiting Wildlife

Virunga national park is considered as both blessed and cursed, the DRCongo national park bio-diverse national park in Africa yet heart breaking Africa’s oldest national park of the Virunga covering approximately two million acres with an inclusion of the web glacier fed river, one of the great lakes of Africa, the sun-bleached savannas, impenetrable low […]

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