It has exceptional levels of biodiversity and forms the largest protected wetland in central Africa.
Restored and thriving, Gishwati-Mukura National Park now boasts a buffer zone of trees and a long-term plan for a wildlife.
It honours the memory of the more than one million Rwandans killed in 1994 through education and peace-building.
Rwanda is rolling hills and rich soils produce coffee of extraordinary quality.
At only an hour away from Volcanoes National Park, Lake Kivu is a great way to unwind after trekking adventures.
If you’re going for it, it’s best to set aside a full day to do only the hike as it requires you to have energy.