Rwanda

Rwanda is truly a country of wonder and is slowly making a name for itself on the safari circuit, and for more than just primates, though spending time with our cousins is, of course, an incredible draw. Known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda has vistas to die for with lush, green mountains […]

Rwanda is truly a country of wonder and is slowly making a name for itself on the safari circuit, and for more than just primates, though spending time with our cousins is, of course, an incredible draw. Known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda has vistas to die for with lush, green mountains climbing into the clouds and neat, rowed terraces of tea and paddy fields drawing lines into the hillsides.

The land of a thousand hills

RWANDA COUNTRY FACTS

Area

26,338kmĀ²

Population

11,370,420

Official Languages

Kinyarwanda, French, English

Major Wildlife Areas/Areas of Interest

Lake Kivu, Volcanoes National Park, Nyungwe Forest National Park, Kigali.

Wonderful for

Photographic Safaris, Pure Wildlife Safaris, Hiking & Climbing, Gorilla Safaris.

TripAfrica Suggests

We suggest going on a gorilla trek in northern Rwanda, the land of a thousand hills.