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In January 2017, I spent 2 weeks in Rwanda. Of course I went to the Parc National des Volcans & Tracked Mountain Gorillas – This was one of my motivations for returning to Uganda & discovering Rwanda. I also visited 4 different Memorials of the Genocide, one of the darkest episodes in Human History. But there are various other aspects of the country that really deserve your attention and at least a few extra days! I also discovered: Kigali & Nyamata; Nyanza, Huye (Butare) and Nyamagabe in the South; Musanze (Ruhengeri) & the Volcanoes National Park in the North; Scenic Lake Kivu to the West, especially Karongi (Kibuye) and Rubavu (Gisenyi)... - Read More

Grand Escapades’ Budget Guide To Rwanda

Grand Escapades’ Budget Guide To Rwanda

When traveling through Rwanda, you first have to decide if you want to focus on the country itself and hence backpack through Rwanda or if you want a “Safari” kind of experience, going through several National Parks (including the Parc National des Volcans). This decision will have a clear and direct impact both on the type of experience you will have and especially on the level of your budget. I personally decided to backpack (actually Flashpack) through Rwanda to better discover the country, with the exception of one day Gorillas Tracking, which I exclude of the budget: this specific activity cost actually more than the total of all other expenses for 13 days in Rwanda! - Read More

Rwanda – Photo Gallery

Rwanda – Photo Gallery

A selection of our best pictures for Rwanda - See More