Kayaking and canoeing trips on Lake Kivu

Steve Venton, Director of Kingfisher Journeys, writes: I recently established Kingfisher Journeys, which offers travellers a range of kayaking adventures on Lake Kivu, departing from Gisenyi and Kibuye, and allows them to explore the impressive lakeshore scenery, to discover birds and wildlife, to see traditional fishing boats in use, and to interact with local  communities. With plans to expand all over Rwanda, we already offer: … Continue reading Kayaking and canoeing trips on Lake Kivu

Amahoro Tours and Red Rocks, Musanze

A couple of years back, we have received a number of disturbing allegations from former supporters, fundraisers, volunteers and other associates of Amahoro Tours concerning the practises of the company and the legitimacy of various associated charitable programs such as Red Rocks. As we posted at the time: "It is clearly not our place to publicise or to pass judgement on … Continue reading Amahoro Tours and Red Rocks, Musanze

2014 trip report

Goran writes: Trip report Jan 2014 Places visited Huye, Nyanza, Kigali, Rubavu, Rubona, Musanze, Lake Burera, Volcanoes NP (NB: some practical info may be outdated as the report is more than a year old). Exchange rate: USD1=RWF670 I was planning to stay in Rwanda for three weeks maybe, but had to cut my visit short as … Continue reading 2014 trip report