Rwanda

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RWANDA The land of one-thousand hill, Rwanda, has dealt with its past tragedies and has a lot to offer to intrepid travellers and wildlife enthusiasts.<br /> Africa's easiest and most accessible gorilla trekking is the main draw card of a Rwandan safari.<br /> Rwanda is the home of the Virunga Mountains, where Dian Fossey researched and habituated mountain gorillas in the 1960s, but this country has a lot more to offer than gorilla trekking.<br /> Rarely experienced in isolation, a Rwandan gorilla safari combines well with other East African destinations in Uganda, Kenya or Tanzania but there is more to green and hilly Rwanda than meets the eye: it is also home to the primate-filled Nyungwe Forest National Park where there are chimpanzees and fantastic bird-watching opportunities. Akagera National Park, on the other side, offers a classic breathless safari in search of the Big Five. Rwanda is still worth visiting as an up-and-coming destination offering primate walks, volcano hikes and bird-watching in Volcanoes National Park and Nyungwe Forest National Park.<br /> Lake Kivu is a gorgeous expanse of water surrounded by Rwanda's gently rolling , is a great place to enjoy boating, hiking, kayaking and chimp trekking.
Vintage style image of traditional boats at Lake Bunyonyi in Uganda, Africa, at the borders of Uganda, Congo and Rwanda, not far from the Bwindi National Park, home of the last mountain gorillas

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Volcanoes National Park of Rwanda

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Mountain Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

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Nyungwe Forest National Park

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Akagera National Park

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