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Nyungwe National Park nominated for Global Award

Nyungwe National Park nominated for Global Award NYUNGWE NATIONAL PARK has made the cut of seven from the continent shortlisted for the 2013 World Travel Awards. The accolade follows last year’s British Guild of Travel Writers’ Global Award that the park received for its effort to harmonize tourism, wildlife and the agricultural community in one…

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Hiking Mt Visoke, Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

Mount Visoke (also Bisoke) is an extinct volcano in the Virunga Mountains of the Albertine Rift, the western branch of the East African Rift. It straddles the border of Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but the summit is located in Rwanda. It is located approximately 35 km northeast of the town of…

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TOURISM TO MUSANZE CAVES TO BE OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED

TOURISM TO MUSANZE CAVES TO BE OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED Musanze caves were formed by geologic activity which was centered in Virunga Volcanoes. The caves are 1.25 miles and are located outside the town of Musanze and are just 90 minutes’ drive from the city of Kigali. The caves harbor lots of bat species and it has…

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Rwanda Gorilla Tracking experience with Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris

Rwanda Gorilla Tracking experience with Gorillas and Wildlife Safaris This is one Gorilla Tracking experience with one of our clients who trekked mountain gorillas in March 2013. They have shared their experience and reviews on TripAdvisor http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g293828-i9987-k6270417-Gorilla_tracking_Rwanda_Gorillas_and_Wildlife_Safaris_LTD-Rwanda.html  and also on their Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/VinceAndDrewOnTheGo. They have allowed us to share their experience without readers. Their…

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13 Group (aka Agasha Group) Gorilla Family in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park

13 Gorilla Group (aka Agasha Gorilla  Group) Gorilla Family  in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park When first habituated this Agasha gorilla group had only 13 members hence its name. Now the group has approximately 25 members: 1 Silverback; 12 Adult females; 2 Sub adult female; 3 Juvenile and 7 Babies. Formerly this gorilla group was commanded…

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Susa Group (Susa A Family) – Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

Susa Group (Susa A Family) – the gorilla group that was famously studied by Dian Fossey in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda. It derives its name from the Susa River which flows through their home range. This family is the hardest to trek as it tends to range high into the mountains but RDB’s Tourism &…

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More Rwanda Hotels to be Graded by Rwanda Development Board

More Rwanda Hotels to be Graded by Rwanda Development Board Using the East African Community’s guidelines for grading and classification of hotels and other hospitality businesses, more Rwanda hotels are to be graded. RDB is reportedly committed to play their part in ensuring that standards and quality of tourism establishments in Rwanda are uplifted to…

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Rwanda Tourism looks to Russia, China for new markets of Rich Tourists

Rwanda Tourism looks to Russia, China for new markets of Rich Tourists Rwanda Tourism board is looking for new source for incoming tourists. Russia and China are increasingly becoming sources of both high-end leisure tourists and also mass tourists because of the increasing wealth among their populations and also their thirsty to explore new destinations like…

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Rwanda to Host the Pan- African Dance Festival

Rwanda to Host the Pan- African Dance Festival Rwanda will host the 8th edition of the Pan-African Dance Festival (FESPAD) event which is expected to attract at least 40 countries from around the world. The festival is being organized by the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) and the Ministry of Sports and Culture (MIJESPOC); under the…

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