Rwanda is a small landlocked country in Africa with innumerable natural wonders to explore along with some adventurous activities like Gorilla trekking, hiking, volcano climbing and many more. Let us find out the various aspects that make Rwanda an ultimate adventure destination!
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Mountain Gorilla Trekking:
Gorilla trekking in Rwanda is considered as a life changing experience. With only around 880 Gorillas left in the world one can find these huge yet gentle creatures in their natural habitat. Isn't it an exciting opportunity!
These glorious creatures make their homes in and amongst the bamboo-covered slopes of the Virunga Mountains in the Volcanoes National Park in the northern part of Rwanda.
With expert guides trek to see and spend an overwhelming hour with one of the fully familiarized mountain Gorilla families crouching just a few feet away. Although Rwanda is known for Mountain Gorillas but other primates like the chimpanzees can be found here.
Experiencing the Culture:
Culture and tradition are the parameters that define the true essence of a place. Rwanda has kept its essence intact by keeping an ancient tradition alive especially the ones that are associated with honor and hospitality. The Rwandan people feel proud and happy to introduce you to their traditions.
Music and dance are an inevitable part of their everyday life and the performances include elegant exhibitions of bravery and prowess to amusing songs, cheerful dances, and rural artistry with roots in traditional agriculture. Traditional songs often go with a solitary Lulunga-a harp-like instrument with eight strings.