Visiting Rwanda for a Gorilla Safari
A visit to Rwanda is not worthwhile without an encounter with the most revered and endangered man’s evolutionary cousin that is now sheltered in the Volcanoes national park. It is here (Rwanda) that the first attempts to save the Mountain Gorilla started with the American zoologist – Diana Fossey pioneering it throughout her 18-year study of the life of this ill-fated ape. Track gorillas in the volcanoes national park which is the oldest national park in Africa, gazetted in 1925 purposely for the conservation of the Mountain Gorilla and visit the tomb of Diana Fossey (whose enthusiastic efforts of saving the Mountain Gorilla from extinction claimed her life in 1985) on the following day as you support the conservation project of this endangered creature. There are now 10 habituated Gorilla groups for gorilla tracking in Rwanda, which are easier to access as compared to the ones of the neighboring countries like Uganda in regards to their proximity from the respective capital cities.
As you are still astonished by these gentle creature of Volcanoes national park, the Akagera park awaits you with a lot to offer, its plethora of wildlife including buffalos, elephants, lions among others, an array of Bird species both the resident and migratory birds are yet another attraction that will bestow upon you remarkable reminiscence that will forever sweep you away from home. It’s no wonder that the Akagera park was the venue for the National celebrations of the Migratory birds’ day under the theme “Destination Flyways – Migratory Birds and Tourism” which took place on the 10th of May this year.
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Join a 7 Days Uganda Safari for game viewing and boat cruising at Kazinga Channel in Queen Elizabeth, chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest and Mountain gorilla watching in Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park. You will also trek golden monkesy in Mgahinag gorilla national park as well as visiting various conservation projects in Bwindi and Mgahinga gorilla national parks. Read More
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