Where to go on safari in Rwanda

Where to go on safari in Rwanda

Rwanda has three prime destinations travellers can visit on Safari in Rwanda and these include;

Volcanoes National Park

Volcanoes National Park is located in the North Western Part of Rwanda in Ruhengeri District offering amazing Gorilla trekking Tours to all kinds of travellers from all over the globe. While at the Park you watch the Mountain Gorillas in their natural vegetation habitat as they move from one place to another.

Nyungwe Forest National Park

Nyungwe Forest National Park is located in the South Western Part of Rwanda offering remarkable Chimpanzee Tracking Tours in Rwanda. If you are looking to track the Chimpanzees in their natural forest vegetation habitat, visit Rwanda and the forest to watch the Chimpanzees.

Akagera National Park

Akagera National Park is located in the Eastern Part of Rwanda offering amazing Wildlife Safaris to all kinds of travellers from all over the globe interested in watching Wildlife wander around their natural vegetation habitat.  Book Car rental in Uganda on Self Drive or Car Rental with a Driver to Rwanda whether as a solo traveler or with friends and family.

Iby’iwachu Cultural Village

Iby’iwachu Cultural Village is located a few kilometres off Volcanoes National Pak offering amazing Cultural Safaris to all kinds of travellers from all over the glove interested in having an insight into the culture and traditions of the local Rwandese people.

Genocide Memorials

Genocide Memorials in Rwanda are also remarkable as they offer you an insight into the lives of the victims and survivors of the tragic Genocide in which various people lost their lives.

Where to stay on safari in Rwanda

While on Safari in Rwanda there are various accommodation/ Safari Lodges you rest and stay in comfortably to enjoy your safari on holiday. The Safari Lodges range from Budget to 5 Star Lodges then Super Luxury Lodges. At the lodges enjoy delicious meals prepared by professional Chefs.

  1. Best Safari Lodges to Stay in at Volcanoes National Park for Gorilla Trekking (US $1500 per person)

Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge

Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

One&Only Gorilla’s Nest

Singita Kwitonda Lodge

Virunga Home Stay & Campsite

Sabinyo Silverback Lodge

Regardless which Gorilla Family you prefer to track the Accommodation is available for all travellers that visit the park to trek the Mountain Gorillas.

  1. Best Safari Lodges in Nyungwe Forest National Park for Chimpanzee Tracking (US $90 per person)

One & Only Nyungwe House

Nyungwe Nziza Ecolodge

Nyungwe Top View Hill Hotel

Gisakura Family House

Chimpanzee Lodge

  1. Best Safari Lodges in Akagera National Park for Wildlife Safaris (Game Drive at US $40 per person)

Ruzizi Tented Lodge

Akagera Game Lodge

Magashi Camp

Top Most Hotels/ Lodges in Kigali City

Kigali Serena Hotel

Hôtel Chez Lando

Five to Five Hotel

Mille Collines Hotel

Kigali Marriot Hotel

Radisson Blu Hotel

The Monor Hotel

Miror Hotel

Best Time to Visit Rwanda for Safari

Rwanda can be visited anytime of the year by all travellers from all over the world on holiday Tour. Although, the Best Time to visit Rwanda for Safari is from mid-May to mid-October since the season is dry hence offering remarkable Wildlife Safari Adventures and Gorilla trekking Tours.

  • Best Time to go Gorilla Trekking at Volcanoes National park Rwanda is in (Mid May, June, July, August to mid-October)
  • For Game Viewing in Akagera National Park, the Best Time to visit Rwanda is between (June and September) ie the Dry season when wildlife viewing is clear as well as photography.
  • The Best Time to visit Nyungwe Forest National Park is during the wet months, (from October to May) since during this time Chimpanzee Trekking is very ideal.
  • The Best Time to go Bird watching in Rwanda is during the months from (December to February) due to the fact it is the migrant bird season.

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