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
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.
Gentle canoe journeys on mostly flat rivers 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.
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
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.
Community Based Tourism
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.
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.
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 brief visits take in the city's landmarks, markets, arts and cultural scene but we also visit the Kigali
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