The main reason for visiting Rwanda is to track the famous mountain gorillas, but though this is an undeniably wonderful experience, there is a great deal more to the country and it is well worth spending a few extra days to experience it all. A couple of days of gorilla tracking is ideal and can easily be combined with some time in Kigali, relaxing along the shores of Lake Kivu or chimpanzee tracking in Nyungwe Forest.
11½ hours (via Nairobi)
Kenya Airways and Turkish Airlines
Where can you fly from?
Flights to Rwanda are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow
Suggested itineraries for Rwanda
These itineraries give you a starting point for what your trip to Rwanda could entail. They cover routes we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.
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Our expert guides to travelling in Rwanda
Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Rwanda. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Rwanda at its best.
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