Rwanda Wildlife Safaris

Rwanda Wildlife Safaris


Rwanda Wildlife Safaris : There nothing like participating in a Rwanda safari because there are so many sites to travel to, parks to explore, a variety of activities you can partake in for a memorable experience while you visit Africa. There’s nothing like the Rwanda wildlife safaris because they will offer the most rewarding experiences as you visit the different destinations as you take part in the top of activities in Rwanda during covid-19 from the primate species that you will get to enjoy watching in the wild when you take part in Primate tracking in Rwanda where you will see the endangered mountain gorillas, the golden monkeys,  to the big five animals in Rwanda,  and a number of wildlife species that can be seen during the activities in the country and once you take part in them, you can never be the same. There are a number of national parks in Rwanda where you will have the chance to see a number of wildlife species among which include;

Primate safaris

You cannot resist the lure of the country when you visit the different national parks you can take part in a number of primate safaris where you will get to see a variety of primates and their interesting behaviour in the wild.

Gorilla trekking

Gorilla trekking in Rwanda should not miss out on your bucket list of the activities to take part during your Rwanda wildlife safaris. the activity is carried out in volcanoes national park famous for its Virunga mountains and housing half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas that can also be seen in Mgahinga national park and Virunga national park. Gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park involves tourists hiking the Virunga mountains in Rwanda Mount Gahinga, Mount Muhabura, Mount Sabyinyo, Mount Karisimbi and Mount Bisoke that will give you access to the habituated gorilla families in the park. For gorilla safety in Rwanda, you will first participate in the briefing session of the rules and regulations to follow as you hike the Virunga mountains and when you get to the habituated gorilla families to ensure that you have an amazing safari.

When you get to the families you will have the chance to understand their behaviour like how the males have all the mating rights with the females, you will get to understand that females have a 28-day menstrual cycle, you will also get to see how the females in the park entice the dominant male into sexual intercourse when they are ovulating among other interesting features of the primates in the wild for exceptional Rwanda wildlife safaris. other activities in volcanoes national park that you will enjoy taking part in include; golden monkey trekking, hiking mount bisoke, dian Fossey hike which will give you an insight of the efforts of dian Fossey an American primatologist that fought hard to conserve the mountain gorillas in Rwanda and the world at large and many other interesting activities you can take part in.

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Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park

Chimpanzee trekking

Chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe national park will give you the chance to have the most rewarding adventure in the untouched tropical rainforest Nyungwe forest and cyamudongo forest where you will get to see the habituated chimpanzee troops that you will get to observe their behaviour in the world for fulfilling adventures. Some of the different features of the primates you will get to understand include how the females get sexual swellings on their bottoms, you will also get to see how the adult females take care of the infants, breast feed them among other interesting features of the primates.

Big five

Track the big five animals in Rwanda to experience the most rewarding Rwanda wildlife safaris, the activities can be carried out in Akagera national park the only national park in Rwanda where you can find the big five namely the lion, buffalo, rhino, elephant and the leopard that can be seen during game drives in Akagera national park. The morning game drives will help you see the buffalos, rhinos and the elephants grazing in the savannah plains. You will also get to see the lions and leopards hunting for their prey in the wild. Other activities in Akagera national park that can be carried out include; the boat cruise on lake Ihema, birding where you will get to see the endangered shoe bill stork and other bird species like the king fisher’s, African Darter, African Wattled Lapwing, Blue-cheeked Bee-eater, Common Squacco Heron, Crowned Lap wing, Eastern Grey Plantain-eater, Great Egret for a rewarding safaris.

Rwanda Wildlife Safaris
Akagera National Park Safaris


There are a number of birding spots if you’re interested in Birding safaris in Rwanda where you will get to see a number of different bird species like the migratory species, bird species from the Congo biome, water birds that can be seen in Nyungwe national park, lake kivu where you will see the water birds, volcanoes national park, Nyungwe national park, Akagera national park, Nyabarongo wetlands, Nyarutarama Lake, Nyabarongo Wetlands, Rugezi marsh where you will get to see bird species like; the red collared babbler, Pockefellers’s sun bird, Chapin’s flycatcher, Rwenzori Batis, strange weaver, red throated alethe, blue turaco, Ross’s turaco, coqui Francolin, long tailed cisticola, bubbling cisticola, Miombo wren warbler, Chubb’s cisticola, long-crested eagle handsome Francolin, Rwenzori Batis Dusky turtle love, paradise flycatcher, archer’s ground robin, African Rwenzori, double collared sunbird, marsh harrier, Ruwenzori turaco, common moorhen Ruwenzori night jar, grey throated tit, the dusky crimson wing, red-faced woodland warbler and many other attractions.

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