Rwanda is the top choice for a high-end gorilla safari, each year a privileged few afford the chance to encounter these majestic animals up close in the mist-shrouded forests of the Volcanoes National Park. Tailor made journeys are made in Rwanda on a luxury basis as you may wish to have them. This involves booking luxury hotels and lodges as well as luxury means of accessing the safari destinations either in luxury jeep of going by domestic charters.
You can explore the natural wonders of unspoiled rain forests or relax on the shores of translucent-blue Lake Kivu. In many ways, luxury Rwanda safari holidays offer every facet of the perfect African adventure.
Green and mountainous, this small central African nation packs in an astonishing array of jaw-dropping scenery, eco diversity and leisure activities. From the friendly buzz of downtown Kigali to the jungles and big-game Savannah of the world-class National Parks, Rwanda really does have it all.
If gorilla trekking comes top of your African bucket list, then head north. There is simply nowhere better to make acquaintances with a silver back than amid the lush jungle of the Volcanoes National Park.
To the south lies the Nyungwe National Park. This mist-swaddled rain forest is alive with 13 species of primate and 300 species of bird, including the exquisite Rwenzori turaco.
To the east the rolling plains of Akagera are another hot spot for bird-watchers. They also cater rather well for big-game spotters. And to the west Lake Kivu’s deep beautiful waters and beaches offer some deserved R&R.
Rwanda takes pride of place in East Africa and it is companies like Eco Tours Rwanda that can offer you beyond your expectations. This is our country and it has been for over years. You can trust our dedicated and experienced team both in office and in field guides to turn your trip dreams into reality when it comes to tailoring your best and desired luxury Rwanda holiday.
If you are not all that interested in super premium eco safari lodges and exclusive camps. You can take up the magnificent Virunga Lodge, the deluxe luxury gorilla lodge of Rwanda and one of Africa’s finest and most renowned lodges. The lodge is perched high on a ridge with stunning views of the twin Lakes (Ruhondo and Burera) at the foot slopes of the Volcanoes. Each of our ten luxurious Banda’s has a private terrace from which our guests can watch the sunrise over the dramatic landscape of mountains and Lakes.
More so for travelers interested to seeing the mountain gorillas and wildlife safari in Rwanda and Uganda it is much possible as the Virunga Lodge has got sister lodges in Uganda like the Mount Gahinga Lodge at the Mgahinga Gorilla National Park which is few kilometers crossing from the Rwanda Cyanika border. Later when you cross to the Bwindi Forest National Park you will stay at the Bwindi Lodge a partner lodge to the Virunga Lodge.
Then if you think of visiting the Queen Elizabeth National Park that was named after the visit of the Queen of United Kingdom, you will enjoy the best that this park offers straight from the Ishasha sector which offers the en-route visit and you will experience the rare African tree climbing lions in the fig tree.
Later you will be able to continue with your journey to the Mweya Peninsula and here you will take an overnight at the Kyambura Gorge Lodge still associated to the Virunga Lodge. At this sector experience the dawn game drive at the Kasenyi mating ground and then the interesting boat ride along the Kazinga channel and this connects the Ramsar Lake George into Lake Edward and the banks of the channel has much more animals and birds to see.