5 Eastern Black Rhinos introduced in Akagera National Park

5 Eastern Black Rhinos

5 Eastern Black Rhinos have been introduced in Akagera National Park in order to boost the tourism industry in Rwanda. Finally Rwanda’s dream of harboring the big five in a variety is being cemented by introducing 5 eastern black rhinos into akagera national park. The introduction of the 18 rhinos from south Africa spearheaded by African park with support from Rwanda Development Board (RDB)  and the Howard G. Buffett Foundation was the previous batch of rhinos brought to the park. …

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Chimpanzee Trekking in Rwanda

Chimpanzee Trekking in Rwanda

Chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda is another activity that diversified the tourism sector in Kigali as Rwanda’s major attraction has been gorillas. The permit for this activity goes for 90 USD for foreign tourists while for the Rwandan tourists it goes for 60 USD and is only done in Nyungwe forest that is in Rwanda. This trek starts off from three reception centers that is; Uwinka, Kitabi and Gisakura where the tourists meet the park rangers and the tourists are expected …

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Why Visit Lake Mburo

Why Visit Lake Mburo

Lake Mburo national park is the smallest Savannah national park in Uganda covering an area of about 370 kilometers squared; the park is characterized with rolling hills, riverine forests, savannah grasslands, woodland, lakes and swamps. Lake Mburo National Park boasts with 5 lakes within the park out of the 13 lakes in the area and Lake Mburo in which the park is named after is the largest of them all. Wildlife However small lake Mburo is it harbors various wildlife …

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Why do Silverback Gorillas fight?

Why do Silverback Gorillas fight

Silverbacks are the dominating alpha males of gorilla groups, the Silverbacks can be distinctive from other gorillas by he silver hair that grows from their backs at about he age of 11 or 12. A Silverback can weigh up to 350 pounds and about 6 feet tall with big muscles on the chest and legs, the sole role of a dominating Silverback is to protect their family from any kind of arm this can be protection from poachers, leopards, and other …

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Reason why you should book your gorilla permit in advance

Reason why you should book your gorilla permit in advance

A gorilla permit is a document issued by Uganda Wildlife Authority that allows a tourist or traveler above the age of 15 years to trek or track mountain gorillas in any of the two habitats that is Bwindi impenetrable national park or Mgahinga national park all in Uganda. A gorilla permit is issued to an individual and people are allowed to track the gorillas in a group of 8 tourists and an encounter with the adorable primates goes for One …

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