Famous for its mountain gorilla, but it has so much more to offer

Rwanda is usually on the people’s travel itinerary for the mountain gorilla. This country in the central part of Africa has a past of civil unrest. 

The mountains of Rwanda is wild Africa. Its main tourist attraction is the elusive mountain gorilla. The Virunga Mountains are one of the more well-known places in the country.

Thanks to Diane Fossey, both the mountain gorilla as well as the reserve has become world famous. Travel in Rwanda is a true adventure...

The capital Kigali

In the capital Kigali you can still see the remains of the recent civil war. During the nineties, approximately 1 million (or more) Tutsis were killed by the Hutus. One of the largest genocides in the last centuries. You can visit the museum and get confronted by the state the country was in. But it’s intriguing how the country has resolved most of its issues.

A large part of Rwanda is covered by rainforest. You can see many different animals here, including the mountain gorilla. A species on the brink of extinction.

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