Is gorilla trekking worth the money?

Is Gorilla Trekking Worth the Money?

In almost all the African safaris, gorilla trekking doesn’t miss out but what still leaves most tourists asking themselves is; is gorilla trekking worth the money? Yes! Gorilla trekking is completely worth every penny, effort and visitors’ time. Repeat travelers to Uganda, Rwanda or Congo can affirm it that this is truly a lifechanging experience […]

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Guide to hike Nyiragongo Volcano

Nyiragongo Volcano Hiking Guide

Hiking Nyiragongo is one of the key Congo safari highlights. Nyiragongo Volcano is part of the Virunga Mountain chain comprising of 8 scenic volcanoes. These scenic volcanoes dominate Uganda, Rwanda and D.R. Congo. They stretch from East to Central Africa along the Rift Valley where Lake Edward and Lake Kivu are located. The Virunga volcanoes: […]

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Why is Rwanda the best place to see gorillas

Why is Rwanda the Best Place to See Gorillas?

Mountain gorillas are the key highlights of Rwanda safaris. Only 3 countries (Rwanda, Uganda and Congo) protect mountain gorillas (gorilla beringei beringei) which currently remain not more than 1063 individuals on earth. Over 604 of these large apes reside in the Virunga Conservation Area (VCA) and Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park lies suitably within this region. […]

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