If you want to spend your valuable time near nature, Rwanda is the best perfect choice for you to be. Rwanda is the beautiful mountainous area that is located in the heart of Africa that draws millions of tourists each year. The attractions in Rwanda spread throughout the country which mesmerizes the attentions of the tourists that includes national parks, museums, falls and lakes. Check out the following places that must not to be missed when you plan a trip to the fantastic Rwanda. (Image by Rwanda Government)
Akagera National Park and Parc des Volcans
The most interesting Rwandan attraction is the A’Kagera National Park which is located on the eastern part of the country. The national park comprises of a variety of wildlife animals and also offers the home of more than 500 kinds of birds. The National Park is also comprised of Lake Mungesera and the Rusumo Falls that adds the stunning beauty to the park.
The Parc des Volcans is one of the last sanctuaries where one can find the mountain gorilla. This region also has two active volcanoes that draw unique attention among the tourist. Lake Kivu is another popular Rwandan attraction which provides the opportunity for a variety of water sports and excursions on the lake. The Rugege Forest has some rare species of wildlife animals which can be seen no where else in the world.
Must visit Lakes in Rwanda
No visit to the Rwanda would get completed with out visiting the most famous Rwanda Lakes as the fantastic city lies in the region of Great Lakes and has many beautiful and serene lakes bordering it. Tourists from all over the world come to have a view of these serene Rwanda lakes. The pride attractions of the Rwandan lakes include Lake Kivu, Lake Ruhondo, Lake Mugesera, Lake Burera, Lake Muhazi and Lake Ihema. Lake Kivu is the biggest of the numerous freshwater bodies which is considered as an outstanding beautiful lake captivated by green terraced hills. Lake Burera and Lake Ruhondo are the two most neglected lakes of Rwanda which is the great spot to make a visit after watching the wild animals in the Rwandan mountains. (Image by blackwine)
Most Popular National Parks in Rwanda
Nyungwe Forest National Park is located in the scenic country of Rwanda which is the biggest mountain rain forest that has been visited for various good reasons. Visitors to the Nyungwer Forest National Park can get to see the Mount Bigugu, Kamiranzou, Lobelias and orchids that are the favorable place for over 275 kinds of bird species and also tourist can participate in some of the activities in the park such as photography, mount climbing at Mount Bigugu, primate watching and bird viewing. Rwanda National Parks are the popular tourist attractions for all those who travel to the exotic country of Rwanda where they can find out the variety of wildlife such as impalas, deer, zebras, gorillas, elephants, buffaloes and giraffes.
Other Places in Rwanda
If you want to enjoy the complete Rwanda, you can explore some of the places such as Butare, Ruhengeri, Huye, Gitarama and much more.
Explore all these places in Rwanda and have a blast in your trip. Enjoy!
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