Renowned for its primates, intrepid explorers have been trekking the wilds of Rwanda for chimpanzees and rare mountain gorillas for years, yet until now, the choices were limited for those wanting a little luxury. “With a selection of new premium properties and eco-lodges opening in the next year, 2011 sees Rwanda attracting not just adventurers but more and more jetsetters and travelers with a taste for the finer things in life,” says Gaby Nijdam, Kensington’s Senior Africa Expert.
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(Kigali, Parc National des Volcans)
You slowly make your way up the dense forested hills, weaving through tall bamboo; the ground beneath you a tangle of roots and the air around you chilled with mist. Quite suddenly, the greenery in front of you is broken by the massive dark head of a silverback gorilla, and as your eyes meet, you are forever changed.
(Nairobi, Naivasha, Masai Mara)
(Parc National des Volcans)
Premium tour featuring rare mountain gorillas and the best Kenya game viewing, with your own private safari guide and vehicle. Includes internal flights.
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