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Rwanda

There is no experience that quite compares to gazing into the soulful eyes of a mountain gorilla in its native Rwanda home. The photographs from your Zegrahm Expeditions Rwanda safari will tell the tale of a wondrous journey to Nyungwe and Volcanoes national parks, where expert-led treks will take you up close and personal with these gentle giants, as well as their neighbor chimpanzees, L’Hoest’s monkeys, Rwenzori colobus monkeys, bushpigs, spotted hyenas and more. Your Rwanda gorilla trekking experience includes luxurious stays at iconic safari lodges and tented camps, local guide expertise, scenic drives in the shadows of 15,000-foot volcanoes and visits to park villages. This is the ultimate Rwanda safari journey, one that will forever change your appreciation of the world’s other mammalian residents.

Upcoming Rwanda Expeditions

  • What Exactly IS the Great Migration?

    Gorillas & the Great Migration: Rwanda & Tanzania

    August 24September 8, 2017

    From Tanzania’s vast Serengeti to Rwanda’s lush, mountain forests, experience the great migration in all its glory, trekking in Virunga National Park and hiking in Nyungwe National Park, with accommodations in East Africa’s finest safari lodges and tented camps.  

  • Plains & Primates: Zambia & Rwanda

    Plains to Primates: Zambia & Rwanda

    September 6September 22, 2018

    A brand-new expedition, this overland adventure travels from the vast savannas of Zambia to the dense rainforests of Rwanda. In open 4x4 vehicles, by boat, and on foot, you'll search for the once nearly extinct red lechwe, leopards, and mountain gorillas, as well as over 300 bird species.

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Interesting Perspectives from Our Explorations in Rwanda

  • Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda
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    In Search of the Mountain Gorilla - Uganda & Rwanda

    June 15, 2015 | Blog Post

    Rumor has it there’s nothing on earth more thrilling than that moment when, after trekking all morning beneath a dense forest canopy of emerald green, you finally spy a family of mountain gorillas, or Gorilla gorilla beringei.

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    What Exactly IS the Great Migration?
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    What Exactly IS the Great Migration?

    June 8, 2015 | Blog Post

    A study in superlatives, the Great Migration is Africa at its biggest and best. So what IS the Great Migration? Here, the What, Where, When, Why, and How of the greatest commute on earth.

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    Brand-New Itineraries in 2016

    April 25, 2015 | Blog Post

    For 25 years, we have been taking inquisitve travelers to the ends of the earth; in 2016, our trend continues. We're offering 35 unique adventures next year, 11 of which are brand-new itineraries!

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More Options for Exploration

At Zegrahm we offer a unique line-up of expeditions each year. Please let us know if you'd like to be notified the next time we add a departure to this region and we will be sure you are the first to know.

Interested in a personalized adventure to this region? Visit our Private Travel page to read about the unique journeys our Private Travel team can create, then request a customized itinerary of your own.