There are several things to see in Rwanda. From the rare mountain gorillas to wild chimpanzees, there are several attractions in Rwanda. Here are the top attractions in Rwanda;
Volcanoes National Park
Is the most famous destination in Rwanda and thousands refer the park as a place for Gorilla Expedition. However, no visit to the country would be complete without visiting these majestic primates. The lovely ride to the green beautiful forest of mountain Gorillas is just 2 hours from Kigali Rwanda capital. Gorilla tracking can take minutes or hours depending on where the gorillas decide to rest from the previous day.
Nyungwe Forest national park
It is exciting passing by the Canopy Bridge since you higher seeing trees on the top and view animals in a close range. The hikes offer remarkable experiences depending on which animals you see. Nyungwe Forest is famed for adventure trails is found in the southern part of Rwanda with, a series of mountain ranges beginning at the Rwenzori Mountains in western Uganda and including eastern D.R. Congo, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, and northern Zambia.
Akagera National Park
Looking for a fantastic Bird watchers paradise and Rich wildlife, just visit a beautiful, small national park in Rwanda with thick scrub and Lake Ihema, enjoy a boat trip on the lake at only 30 USD per person during the day for an hour with a guide see fish eagles, hippo and Nile crocodiles.
Lake Kivu Beach & Leisure
Lake Kivu is just outside the small town of Gisenyi, which is 160km from Kigali (20 minute’s flight from Kigali International Airport) and minutes from the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo and the city of Goma. It can be accessed by both road and air. Best beach relaxing destination in Rwanda full of breath taking freshwater lakes which lie along Africa’s Great Rift Valley.
Rwanda Genocide Memorials & Museum
It is essential to understand the scope of the genocide that took place in 1994 when almost a million Rwandans mainly ethnic Tutsi were killed in 100 days. An impressive display still exists in memory of all the lives of the people of Rwanda. Genocide sites in Rwanda are Gisozi, Murambi, Nyamata, Ntarama, Bisesero, Nyanza and Nyarabuye.
Kigali Rwanda’s Capital
This city is found at Rwanda’s geographical heart, and is among the safest and friendliest of African capitals, blessed with a moderate high altitude climate that belies its tropical location. However, the Centre is a permanent memorial to those who fell victim to the genocide and serves as a place for people to grieve those they lost.
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