Paul writes: Just returned from a memorable trip to Rwanda last month. The trip was very enjoyable and Rwanda exceeded our expectations everywhere we went. We booked a fully guided tour for two weeks with Danny at Bizidanny tours (bizidanny.com). He also runs a beautiful modern hotel called Cozy Safari in a lovely quiet spot … Continue reading 2019 trip report
According to this Reuters report, Virunga National Park reopened to tourists on 15 Feb 2019. Oddly, the park's own website visitvirunga.org still appears to be in hibernation and doesn't include any further information about the reopening, so it isn't clear how you would go about booking accommodation and activities. Watch this space...
Eskil and Trine write: Thanks a lot for your great guidebook on Rwanda. It was a very useful during our 3,5 week holiday in Rwanda in January 2019. The Rwanda beauty and magnificient people has left a long lasting impression on us. As a great local guide we especially recommend Jado (http://kigalitourism.com). Jado has lived … Continue reading January 2019 trip report
Shema Amedee of Ames Boat Tours writes: I have a company called AMES BOAT TOURS Ltd, based in Gisenyi (Rubavu) and offering different services with Boat to tourists to visit numerous islands, hot spring, fishing experience (day and night), private boat tours to visit coffee washing stations and more. For further details contact us … Continue reading Boat trips on Lake Kivu
Thanks to Liza D for alerting me to this great blog https://jolitropisme.blog/category/travel-in-rwanda/, which is written by a resident of Kigali and especially strong on new restaurants, hotels and craft enterprisese in the capital.
Thanks to updater Sean Connolly for alerting to me to this new development just days after the 7th edition of Bradt Rwanda went to print: The Community Freelance Guides Cooperative at Akagera has established a campsite just outside the park on the ridge overlooking Lake Ihema. Its called Ihema View Campsite, and it looks to … Continue reading Ihema View Campsite, Akagera National Park