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Rwanda

Rwanda (officially the Republic of Rwanda) is a highlands country in Central Africa located on the Congo-Nile watershed in the heart of the Great Lakes region. Rwanda is not only the country of the thousands hills, its flora and fauna are so rich that it is also a country of amazing beauty offering breath-taking views of green savannah. The country is home to rare animal species such as silver gorillas as well as unique birds and insects to nyungwe rainforest.

  • President:
  • Paul Kagame
  • Population:
  • 12,21 millions
  • Capital City:
  • Kigali
  • Official languages:
  • English, French, Kinyarwanda, Swahili
  • Time Zone:
  • Central Afican Time
    • (CAT) - GMT + 2 hours
  • Country Code
  • +250
  • Local currency
  • Rwandan Franc (RWF)
  • Climate
  • Temperate all year around (24oC) making Rwanda an ideal destination

highlights:

  • Home to 1/3 of the world's remaining endangered mountain gorilla population in Volcanoes National Park
  • 4,507 meters to the top of the highest volcano, Mt. Karisimbi
  • 14 species of primates including the mountain gorilla, chimpanze, golden monkey and more
  • Home to the 1 and only canopy walkway in East Africa - some 70 meters above the Nyungwe Forest floor
  • 227 kms of breathtaking Congo Nile Trail
  • 4,000+ heactares of bamboo forest
  • 1,000+ hills
  • 700+ bird species and 7 important Birding Areas
  • 151+ animal species

Vaccines:

The following vaccination is required when visiting Rwanda: Yellow Fever

The following vaccinations are recommended but not required when visiting Rwanda: Hepatits A, Typhoid, Hepatitis B, Rabis Tourism

Any Foreign eligible individuals that are planning to visit Rwanda are able to complete a short and easy online e-Visa application form for travelling to Rwanda for tourism purposes. Otherwise, It is also possible to get a visa upon arrival.

Please click on the link below for more details

about the Rwanda e-Visa :