For sure, anywhere is romantic with your loved one but some destinations make romantic love more enjoyable. Among the adventurous destination is Rwanda – the land of a thousand hills include Volcanoes National Park, Akagera National Park, Lake Kivu, Nyungwe Forest National Park and so on. Staying up hills with your loved one is memorable. Rwanda is situated in the mountainous region comprising of Virunga ranges including Visoke/ Bisoke, Karisoke, Sabinyo, Gahinga and so on.
At Kigali International Airport, the guide/ driver gives honeymooners a warm welcome – some times are surprised with a welcoming decorated flowers or some thing similar to ensure they are at home. Always the first impression means a lot – the guide tune them selves in the mood of welcoming visitors in a new relationship.
From the Airport, honeymooners are transported in 4 wheel drive safari vehicle with a pop up roof for clear viewing and excellent photographing. The guide ensures that honeymooners are driven carefully to avoid stressing them. The honeymoon guide/ driver ensure that the visitors are taken to rest in a recommended accommodation chosen by the visitors them selves.
On arrival at the Hotel/ Lodge, the staff handles the honeymooners in a special way, meals are served but they can decide to begin with massage, steam bath/ sauna and so on. They are then taken to their self contained room suitable and the room must be prepared accordingly.
In Rwanda, honeymooners are given special treatment and privacy is highly reserved – the Lodges / Hotels prepare rooms for honeymooners in special way, private and self contained to enable visitors enjoy them selves.
In the morning, the visitors are served with breakfast and then meet their guide/ drive for briefing before embarking on the safari according to their itinerary. Exploring Kigali is inevitable; the city has historical places like museums, Local art and craft shops, fruit markets, Radio and Television stations, Education centres like schools, Universities among others. Entertainment centres like theatres, cinema Halls and many more.
Leave Kigali to Rwanda’s wildness – the country has three National Parks namely Volcanoes, Nyungwe and Akagera but each different attractions and purpose. The major activity in Akagera National Park is game drive to view a variety of birds and animals- thus the safari vehicle must have a pop up roof for viewing and photographing.
The Nyungwe National park is a home of more than 13 primates including chimpanzees – the most entertaining and intelligent apes. The visit to Nyungwe forest will reward the view of Blue Monkeys, Vervet monkey, Grey- cheeked mangabey, L’Hoest’s Monkey, the red-tailed monkeys, angola colobus, owl- faced monkeys and above all the chimpanzees.
Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National park is the climax to all Rwanda safaris – the trek cost US$ 750 each permit and eight people are allocated to each Gorilla group. The cool temperatures in Rwanda characterized by day sun light gives a clear picture of the true African wilderness. While in Rwanda’s wilderness, help you forget the stressful life in towns of your destination.
In most cases, honeymooners make choice of the safari according to their interest, budget and schedule -the guide will follow the itinerary accordingly.