“Once the nation experienced the mass killing, now is the most peaceful and safest place for the visitors.”
“It’s voyage from destruction to construction is well appreciating.”
Rwanda has always been in the front line of world news always for some reason or other. It may be for hiking its gorilla trekking permission charge or for the mass killing called genocide that rocked the world in 1994, or for endangered Gorillas it is housing in Virunga Mountain. Rwanda has always been a news maker. Today, Rwanda has one of the fastest growing economies in Africa with more women in Parliament than any other country in the world. Once the nation experienced the mass killing, now is the most peaceful and safest place for the visitors. It has crossed a long way but yet battling. Its voyage from destruction to construction is well appreciating.
Located in Central Africa, Rwanda houses many interesting sights to see. Its National Parks are the home to a huge diverse population of animals including mountain gorillas and the largest natural park for hippos isthe greatest addition that helps to keep on the top of the bucket list for those planning for Africa. If you have come for Gorilla Trekking Rwanda , then you have only seen the Rwanda airport. Move deep inside to experience the real beauty of Rwanda. Only a visit to the Akagera National Park in the east of the country, scenically the prettiest park in Africa would make you feel that you have committed no mistake in selecting your destination. There Are The Safety Measures That You Should Take While Going For A Gorilla Trekking In Uganda.
6 of the best attractions that prompt to plan Rwanda Vacation:
- Volcanoes National Park:
The Rwandan part of volcanoes National Park is the spell bounding Virunga, mostly known for Mountain Gorillas. This tops the list of itinerary of any one visiting Rwanda. You may not encounter any other wild life in this park but the time you would spend here watching a group of Gorilla playing, sulking, teasing each other, eating, or dozing just like we do – is extraordinary.
“Africa’s cleanest city”, If you want to browse for curios and souvenirs from your Rwanda Safaris, Kigali is the best city to be visited. A number of smart shopping malls in Kigali city would offer you a lot of local crafts that you must choose. You can collect some information on custom and culture of the locals by interacting with the shop owners.
- Virunga Mountains:
This is everybody’s choice. Always tops the list in the itinerary. Waking with the rain forests to track the Gorilla group and spending time with a group watching them performing the activities like the human beings would be the most exciting moment of one’s life. The spell bounding Virunga also would captivate you with its enchanting beauty.
- Huye / Butare:
Butare: the earlier name of Huye has long since been the country’s most prominent intellectual centre from the British period. Famous for housing the National University of Rwanda, the National Institute of Scientific Research and the excellent Ethnographic Museum, it is a worthy place to visit and learn about the evolution of Rwandan society, culture, economy, education and others. The spectacular traditional Rwandan dance troupe based in Huye mesmerizes everyone. Just outside Huye is one of the most compelling genocide memorials in Rwanda and it’s bustling market that is open every day except Saturday is worth browsing.
- Rwanda Lakes:
Rwanda is housing a lot of sparkling lakes like lake Kivu :the largest of numerous freshwater bodies that shimmer in the valleys of Rwanda and Lake Muhazi, a mere hour and a half away drive from Kigali: is one of the country’s scenic treasures. Relaxing on beach, water sports including kayaking, canoeing and windsurfing, and beach volleyball are among the activities that you can do for giving your tour extra mileage. Akagera National Park has ten lakes, some watering holes for the animals and others havens for birdwatchers.
- Genocide Memorials:
The Kigali Genocide Memorial honours the memory of the more than one million Rwandans killed in 1994. The remains of over 250,000 people have been preserved there. The greatest ever ethnic violence the world had not seen ever before as in Rwanda. You cannot but cry while visiting the section that remembers the children who fell victim to the killers. The same horror of massacre would flash in your memory and you must pray for those lost their live.
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