Rwanda is a country that has and features its own magnificent vibe. There are very many things one can do and be part of when you visit Rwanda and be sure that you cannot run out of what to see anytime soon. Whether you want to explore parts of Kigali in the day or night, trek the gorillas in the volcanoes, hike the sabinyo, relax at Gisenyi, a guided safari in Rwanda is the best choice for every person. And if you are still planning on what to do when you visit Rwanda, below is a guide to some destinations you can think about.
The iconic landmark of Rwanda, Kigali is Rwanda’s capital city and the most commercial city in the country . The country features beautiful rolling hills in the background and the biggest percentage of the terrain is hilly hence putting up beautiful scenery. Car hire in Kigali is possible and even for the first time travelers can manage to navigate through the traffic flow with ease when on self drive in Rwanda or just walking through. A city tour in Kigali is also another reason for one to spend an extra in Rwanda and get to know what being in Rwanda is all about.
2# Gisenyi Town
Located on the north shore of Lake kivu , in the north western Rwanda, Gisenyi is one of the places to go to when you hire a car in Rwanda. The town features beautiful beach resort lines, sandy water front, with clear fresh clear waters. Enjoy captivating views of the lake side Congo Nile Trail which winds through the hilly terrains making its way in the villages later on existing as a beautiful waterfall. Alongside the beautiful lake kivu in Gisenyi, there are vast tea and coffee plantations and your guide can lead you through the plantations.
3# Volcanoes National Park
This is a national park in north western Rwanda and it encompasses five of the eight volcanoes in the Virunga Mountains and these include Karisimbi, Bisoke, Muhabura, Gahinga, and Sabyinyo. The park is a home to the mountain gorillas and the golden monkeys and many visitors crowd this place to enjoy gorilla safaris in Rwanda all year. This park is also known to have been the base for the primatologist Dian Fossey. The terrain and roads to the park are very accessible although 4×4 vehicles are highly recommend for a safari to Volcanoes National park.
4# Akagera National Park
This is a National Park in Rwanda located in the eastern region hugging borders with Tanzania. The park features open savannah , woodland, and varied terrain for wildlife among which are the zebras, giraffes, elephants, lions, various bird species, and in the southern part of the park is Lake Ihema which is a home to Hippos and the crocodiles. Akagera National park is an interesting destination to explore in Rwanda and worth every bill. Whether you are hiring a 4×4 vehicle in Rwanda or just an ordinary 2 wheel driver, you can access the park successfully.
You can decide to hire a 4×4 car to self drive Rwanda or travel with a well trained tour guide, whatever choice you make we at Rwanda Car Rental Services guarantee to give you an exciting trip to those 4 mentioned destinations- You can get in touch with us by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office at 0700135510, we shall be glad to connect with you