Spectacular adventures in the African Rift Valley and Virunga Volcanoes
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Journeys and Adventures in and Around Rwanda
Select your start date and pick one of our exciting multi-day itineraries that include the best activities and experiences in Rwanda, the African Rift Valley and the Virunga Volcanoes!
Lake Kivu Kayaking - From Gisenyi
Short excursions, day trips and multi-day adventures exploring Lake Kivu. This is the largest lake in Africa to naturally have no hippos or crocodiles making it the safest place to kayak in the entire African continent. Go to the coffee islands and watch local artisans
Gentle Canoeing trips on Lakes and Rivers
Gentle canoe journeys on mostly flat rivers and lakes through the thousand hills that make Rwanda so famous. We witness rural life up close in lush valleys, watch numerous species of aquatic birds and keep an eye out for otters in the water.
Mountain bike along the dirt tracks that criss-cross the volcanic Rwandan countryside. Follow the shores of Lake Kivu - or complete a circuit with a kayaking trip - and around the Twin Lakes in the foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes themselves.
Lake Kivu Kayaking - From Kibuye
Short excursions, day trips and multi-day adventures exploring Lake Kivu. This is the largest lake in Africa to naturally have no hippos or crocodiles making it the safest place to kayak in the entire African continent. Go camping on an uninhabited island, watch for birds
Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda is an eclectic mixture of traditional cultures juxtaposed on the a vibrant modern city that it is rapidly developing into today. Our tours offer an immersive dive into Kigali's culture and history!
Trekking & volcano climbs
Walk along the shores of Lake Kivu, climb through equatorial forests to the summits of the Virunga Volcanoes or explore the ancient forests in Nyungwe National park, one of the oldest continuously forested locations on Earth.
Join authentic cultural activities designed and hosted by local artisans to discover the beauty and rigour of rural life and Rwandan culture. Based in the countryside around Muhanga, just one hour from Kigali.
Find the best short walks to explore the countryside, villages and towns with local guides. (Please contact us as there are more options coming soon)
Stand Up Paddleboards
This is the most fun you can have on Lake Kivu. Go out on the calm blue water, explore along the shores and make a splash! Based at Serena Hotel, right on the beach at Gisenyi / Rubavu, SUP is suitable for children from four years and adults of all ages.
Go on safari in Akagera National Parka, a diverse ecosystem where savannah-adapted species are thriving in Rwanda. The rolling highlands, vast plains and swamp-fringed lakes contain a rich biodiversity and are home to a number of rare species, such as the shoebill stork.
Activity and First Aid courses
Lake Kivu Motor Boat Trips
Take a boat trip on Lake Kivu to see the blue water, islands and scenery and find fascinating, fishing villages and coffee tours
Buy a gift certificate valid for any of our trips!
Rwanda has pretty good roads between the main towns so if you need a hire car or car with driver for your trip around Rwanda book it with us and one of our reliable partners will provide this service for you. But make sure to book a 4x4 if you're going on safari in the wet