Rwanda Tourism

Rwanda, popularly known as the land of seven hills is one of the tourist destinations in Africa. Led by Rwanda Tourism Board, the Office Rwandais Du Tourisme Et Des Parcs Nationaux (ORTPN), the tourism sector is rapidly developing from the wounds of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

A number of historical sites have been developed mainly the museums, art and crafts centre and genocide memorials to remember the death of thousands of people. The national museum is located in Butare town not very far from the main city of Kigali.

The tourism board has also worked towards development of the national parks which now have good road and communication network. Gorilla tourism in volcanoes national park has been developed most since it has more demand but other attraction include primates in Nyungwe forest safari park and more wildlife in Akagera national park.

There are numerous lake that support fishing and are home to aquatic life and various mountain for bird-watching, hiking or mountain climbing tours.

When traveling for a vacation to Rwanda be sure of comfortable accommodation and quality services provided by discount Rwanda Hotels.

An Africa vacation or holiday to Rwanda will be truely rewarding!