Top 20 Experiences in rwanda
1-day Lake Kivu Karongi Safaris
Dedicate your first day in Kigali, discovering the capital of Rwanda. Among activities are touring Kigali with your own guide or in group. Deprnd on tour kicks off and the stopovers will be taken for memorable photo the tour will rest between 9 to 12 hours and the activities in tour are follow: *Visit Ndaba Rock, learn the history behind this rock. Children earn living to narrating the story of this legendary rock. *Have your Lunch at hotels on shores of Lake Kivu while observing the calm sea-like water. *Visit Environmental Museum *Take boat rides visiting Amahoro (peace in English). Amahoro Island has a small restaurant, campsite and you can swim or play volleyball. The next ride will take you to Napoleon Islands. The island features a brigade of fruits bats.
One-day Akagera National Park Game Drive with a Choice 4x4
Leave Kigali as early as 05h00 and drive for an estimated 3.5 hours to reach Akagera National Park by 08h30. With our local and friendly tour guide, the transport is assured with a choice 4x4 car with WIFI onboard to keep you connected with your loved ones and the world (***Some spots in the park do not have connectivity***). Spend the entire day through the park to depart back to Kigali late afternoon. Akagera National Park has a diversity of wildlife including buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, zebras, impalas and many others. After a long time being extinct, the black rhinos and lions have recently been restocked. Their sighting is always not guaranteed due to their small number and the hiding character of the black rhino. Enjoy the game drive viewing the natural habitat of different animals, birds and enjoying the view of different lakes and landscape.
Kigali City Sightseeing
With Kigali City Sightseeing, Countryside Tours-Rwanda helps you discover different parts of Kigali city with a professional and friendly local tour guide. For convenience, a pick-up in Kigali city is provided. The City sightseeing include Gahanga local market, Uzuri K&Y workshop for made in Rwanda sandals, Akagera; the river separating Kigali from the Eastern province and which will pass through Akagera National Park separating Rwanda and Tanzania. This river continues its way into Victoria lake and further to form Nile river. The city tour passes via Rebero, with the view overlooking the central part of Kigali city and the Kigali Convention Centre in the horizon and goes on to Kigali Heights-one of the modern shopping and entertainment centres, the car-free zone for, to Kigali Genocide Memorial and finally, Ubumwe Grande Hotel rooftop bar for a refreshing afternoon coffee or a local drink of choice. With Us, You Explore Better!
1 Day Trip In Nyungwe national park
Nyungwe National Park One of the oldest rain forests in Africa, Nyungwe is rich in biodiversity and spectacularly beautiful. The mountainous region is teaming with wildlife, including a small population of chimpanzees as well as 12 other species of primate, including the L’Hoest’s monkey endemic to the Albertine Rift.
1 Day Dian Fossey Tomb Hike
With this tour you will learn more about a conservation pioneer Dian Fossey, an American primatologist and conservationist known for undertaking an extensive study of mountain gorilla groups from 1966 until her 1985 murder. Dian Fossey's work to study and protect the lives of the wild gorillas in Rwanda touched the hearts of people around the world. Her focus, courage and passion have inspired many conservationists who have followed since.
Rwanda Half-Day Walking Food Tour
Nyamirambo area is the Big Apple of Kigali, an Islamic hotspot that never sleeps! There is a lively area with painted grounds called the Car-Free Zone making Nyamirambo the perfect place to EAT. Indulge all 5 of your senses as you explore East Africa through food. Experience traditional cuisines, new-age fusions, and other culinary delights locals love in Rwanda. Explore Authentic Taste of Rwanda.
Akagera National Park Full Day Tour From Kigali
Early morning we depart Kigali at 5:00 Am and head to the Eastern Part of Rwanda where Akagera National Park is located. After getting permits at the gate proceed for a game viewing drive in search for the Big 5 Wildlife. Animals expected to see include Rhinos, Elephants, Lions, Hippos, Giraffes, Zebras, Impala among other game. At midday head to the Lodge for Lunch and relaxation. Proceed for an afternoon game drive before driving back to Kigali after an amazing experience. Upon arrival drop off at your residence.
Women-led Coffee Farm Trek
Celebrated as a star in the specialty coffee world, Rwandan coffee boasts delicate flavours sought after by connoisseurs around the globe. Here in the heart of coffee country we invite you to learn how Rwanda’s world-class coffee is grown, harvested, evaluated, roasted, and served directly from the women farmers.
Specialty Coffee Masterclass
Celebrated as a star in the specialty coffee world, Rwandan coffee boasts delicate flavors sought after by connoisseurs around the globe. Here in the heart of coffee country we invite you to learn how Rwanda’s world-class coffee is harvested, evaluated, roasted, and served. Class guests will pick coffee cherries straight from the trees in our café’s courtyard garden, then experience transforming them into a beautiful cup of coffee.
One-day Kivu Lake Adventure
Leave Kigali City as early as 06h30, (or around 08h30 in case of late night booking) in the morning and drive for estimated 4 hours to enjoy the beautiful boat trip to Napoleon and other islands in Kivu lake. Enjoy lunch before heading northward and head back to Kigali city via the Northern province’s Musanze town. With Us, You Explore Better!
Cool One-day Akagera National Park Game Drive with Daily Departures
We leave Kigali early and drive for an estimated 3.5 hours to reach Akagera National Park by 08h30 or 10h30 depending on the booked schedule. With our local and friendly tour guide, the transport is assured with a 4x4 Toyota Rav4 car with WIFI onboard to keep you connected with your loved ones and the world (***Some spots in the park do not have connectivity***). Spend the entire day through the park to depart back and reach Kigali in the evening. Akagera National Park has a diversity of wildlife including buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, zebras, impalas and many others. After a long time being extinct, the black rhinos and lions have recently been restocked though their sighting is always not guaranteed due to their small number and the hiding character of the black rhino. Enjoy the game drive viewing the natural habitat of different animals, birds and enjoying the view of different lakes and landscape.
Kigali City Tour
Kigali City Tour Being the best and cleanest city in Africa, touring Kigali will make you comfortable as a way to kick off your visit to Rwanda and most important experiencing the beauty of the entire country. Based on your travel needs and aspirations, we will customize this package with much flexibility in order to help you enjoy the beauty of Kigali city. Our guides are very knowledgeable about Kigali city as they will connect you to the local community with a warmly welcome.
Private Full-day Kigali City Tour with Pickup and Lunch
You will drive while enjoying the beautiful view of the town, chatting and sharing much about the history of Kigali, how it raised into famous being named the cleanest town in Africa. meet locals and share with them the daily life.
Private Transfer from Kigali Airport (KGL) to Kigali
Take the worry out of your arrival to Kigali Airport (KGL) and pre-book a private transfer to suit your group size (up to 10 people). Avoid the long lines for taxis on arrival, and travel in the comfort of a Premium car or minivan / minibus.
A Day in the Life of a Local Artisan
A unique opportunity to experience and gain insight into the life of rural Rwandans and their families. Spend a day on the farm and get the opportunity to learn weaving with the ladies. You get to not only see something of the beauty and rigor of everyday life, but to also experience it. A truly interactive way to learn about Rwandan Culture.
Cultural Entertainment Tour
Whether you have natural rhythm or not, with our expert instructors everyone can enjoy learning traditional drumming and dancing. This cultural entertainment experience begins with a mini-performance from a small troupe of traditional performers. Next, it’s your turn to put on a traditional costume and give it a try. You’ll have fun as the dancers teach you some basic dance steps and share a bit of the history of Rwandan dance. After some practice time, the expert dance instructors help you put everything together in a performance of your very own. After a break to catch your breath, the drummers will teach you some traditional beats, or you can even do a bit of free styling of your own on the traditional drums. No experience or expertise is necessary- it is simply fun for anyone brave enough to give it a go.
2 days in Nyungwe National Park via Huye Road
Nyungwe National Park, is one of the oldest rain forest in Africa, rich in biodiversity and spectacularly beautiful. The visit to the museums is one of the most beautiful experience as you learn more about ancient Rwanda. The tea plantations and so many more awesome things.
5 Days Rwanda Gorillas and primate walk
This 5 Days Rwanda Gorillas and primate walk in Rwanda include; Gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park, chimpanzee trekking, and primate watch in Nyungwe forest national park known for its diverse unique features and several primate species. Both hikes can be challenging depending on where the chimpanzee or gorillas nested the previous night. Chimp trekking differs because the sightings are a bit more sporadic and rushed because chimpanzees mainly is up in trees moving up and down, as opposed to gorillas that stay for a while in one location, None the less it’s a worthy experience for a lifetime. You will also the cool breeze of Lake Kivu.
Mt Kigali Hike and Zipline Adventure Tour( Available anytime)
Rwanda is a country in central Africa whose geography is mainly dominated by mountains, hence the name 'a country of a thousand hills'. Despite the country having a lot of hills and mountains, Kigali city dwellers, remain left behind, when it comes to recreational hiking experiences. This package offers participants an opportunity to experience at first hand a day to day lifestyle of Rwandans. whereas a walk along Nyabarongo river where different agricultural activities can be seen, birds singing around will be an added delight. Mt. Kigali is the highest mountain (hill) in Kigali. The trail starts from Nyabarongo wetland (Ruliba clay factory) and finishing in Nyamirambo. It is a wonderful way to spend a few hours enjoying some fresh air, great views, and getting some rather vigorous exercise all in the heart of Kigali.
Day Trip Safari - Akagera National Park with Optional Lake Ihema Boat Safari
This tour takes you to Akagera National Park, a Big Five destination that is emerging as one of the best off-the-beaten-path Safari Parks. It lacks of tourist hordes sets it apart from other destinations in East Africa and the fact that you can enjoy an optional boat Safari at lake Ihema makes it a unique experience. The tour will be led by an experience guide, who is not only at home in the park but also knowledgeable on all-things-Rwanda