It may be small, but this captivating east African country is bulging with rainforests and grassy savannah. The lush, mountainous landscape known to many as 'the land of a thousand hills', has an abundance of bird life, butterflies, golden monkeys and the endangered mountain gorillas. Its modest size makes getting around easy and simple.

Wow Factor

Get close to mountain gorillas, golden monkeys and chimpanzees in their natural habitat. We work with lodges that are passionate and dedicated to preserving the habitat of these rare species.

Caroline's Hot Tips

When you finally encounter the gorillas, don’t spend all your time taking photographs. Stop a while and watch these magnificent creatures. When passing through Kigali, a visit to the Genocide Memorial is a must!

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