- Where is Rwanda Located?
East-central Africa’s Rwanda also referred to as the “country of a thousand hills,” is a landlocked country. Its neighbors include Tanzania, Burundi, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo because it is a member of the East African region. It is abundantly gifted with stunning scenery and natural beauty.
- How is Security in Rwanda?
You may travel safely in Rwanda thanks to its effective security measures. Visitors should take measures, nevertheless, while on the tour. Visitors should make copies of their passports, airline tickets, and other crucial travel documents and store them apart from the originals. They should also make sure their insurance is sufficient. Additionally, precautions, like not flaunting pricey jewelry and carrying a lot of cash, should be implemented. For your protection, the hotels and lodges also offer safe deposit boxes, so you can’t leave your money or jewelry sitting around unattended.
- How are the Weather and Climate in Rwanda?
Despite having a lot of rain, Rwanda has a relatively nice tropical highland climate thanks to its comparatively high altitude. Depending on height, temperatures vary widely between sites, yet hardly at all within the same location from month to month. The daily average temperature in Kigali, the capital, is around 21 °C. Even during the dry season, light rain showers are periodically brought by the Virunga Mountains and Nyungwe Forest’s high height. Due to the abundance of water bodies (lakes and rivers), the country as whole experiences high humidity levels.
- When is the best time of year to go on a safari in Rwanda?
Due to the dry weather, October is Rwanda’s busiest travel month. Despite the fact that the country experiences seasonal variations in its rainfall, Long rains occur from mid-March to May and mid-June to August, whereas short rains occur from mid-October to mid-November.
- What clothes should I bring on the safari?
Most safaris call for relaxed and casual attire. Visitors may need a light jacket or fleece for the early mornings, neutral-colored clothing, safari pants or jeans for the nights, and use on cooler days. To avoid insect bites and sunburn, visitors may also need to wear shorts and long-sleeved shirts. Additionally, crucial for hiking and trekking are hiking boots. Additionally, a tourist might need sunglasses, a sunhat, sunscreen, and insect repellent.
Most lodges and hotels offer laundry services, albeit not all may have express laundry facilities. Before leaving, guests should make sure the laundry is turned in.
In terms of tourist attractions, Rwanda is highly abundant, offering beautiful scenery, exotic wildlife, and vibrant culture. While traveling in Rwanda, one can engage in a variety of entertaining activities.
- Can I request a custom safari?
Yes, it is feasible to create a unique safari in Rwanda. Making reservations in advance is necessary for effective planning. Even though it could be challenging at the busiest travel times, it is doable with the right planning. Custom safaris are the most enjoyable for visitors because they are created to suit their tastes and financial capabilities.
- What can be expected on a Safari?
Visitors experience high levels of comfort thanks to the kind locals, making it a pleasant escape from everyday life. Additionally, the meal is tasty and of high quality. The excellent environment in Rwanda ensures that the tour will be comfortable in all weather conditions.
- Is there a chance to chance to interact with the local people of Rwanda?
From the moment you arrive at the airport until the end of your stay in Rwanda, you will frequently have the opportunity to speak with locals. On your travels as well as in the hotels and lodges, you’ll have the opportunity to converse with the locals. Although Kinyarwanda is their official language, you can communicate with them in either English or French, both of which are widely spoken and understood.
- What accommodation is available?
Depending on the visitor’s desire, experience, and budget, quality lodging is offered. We make sure it satisfies your standards and preferences while staying within your means.
- What’s the food like on safari?
Food is made by skilled chefs to high international standards of excellence. While some hotels and restaurants offer a set menu, the majority offer a buffet menu that includes a dessert option.
- Can special dietary requirements be accommodated?
Yes, It is possible to accommodate particular dietary needs. It is accomplished after choosing the camps and lodges you’ll stay at, so be sure to specify your needs in advance so that adequate preparations can be made. Despite the fact that most restaurants have a choice of meal options to suit any dietary preference.
- Are there any Health requirements to travel to Rwanda?
You are suggested to review the most recent health recommendations relevant to your country’s destination eight weeks before your trip. You can find the necessary travel immunizations on the National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC) page of the Travel Health Pro website. After that, see your doctor. In Rwanda, having health insurance is also required. Make sure you have enough coverage, and in the event of a medical emergency, call 112 or 912.
All visitors must have a Covid19 certificate proving they are negative and vaccinated due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. The sole recognized test is the SARS-CoV 2 Real-Time Polymerase. It is done 72 hours before flying to Rwanda. Then, before submitting the passenger locator form, visitors should upload the negative certificate.
- What do I need to know about Visas?
Due to bilateral agreements, citizens of Germany, the United States, Singapore, Tanzania, Mauritius, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sweden, Uganda, Burundi, and Hong Kong are all permitted to travel to Rwanda without a visa for a period of 90 days.
On Rwanda’s Ministry of Immigration website (https://www.migration.gov.rw/visa), all other citizens must obtain a visa.
- What are the time differences?
Central Africa time is observed all year long in Rwanda. The standard time in Rwanda is two hours earlier than Greenwich Mean Time, an hour earlier than Central European Winter Time, and seven hours earlier than Eastern Standard Winter Time.
- I will need to start a business in Rwanda, how would you assist me?
We can help by guiding you to the best locations for your particular type of business. Contingent upon the kind of business you wish to launch. Our teams can guide you through the registration process, obtaining an investment certificate, and the on-field market research as well as carrying out the due diligence.
- What types of services are offered by AFRICAN TRAVELLERS LTD?
AFRICAN TRAVELLERS LTD specialize in African safari holidays trips and destinations. We help planning, organizing tours for all tourists interested in visiting Africa
- What are your major Safari destinations?
Our major destinations include Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Botswana and South Africa. Each of these destinations has several tour packages that you can choose from via our website or talk to our teams to select the most suitable African safari.
- Who are the major clients of AFRICAN TRAVELLERS LTD?
Our clients include tourists who would like to visit Africa, Families, group of friends as well as couples and business people who are looking to explore Africa. We have the best tour packages for everyone whether local or foreigners are all welcome.
- I am on budget; can you help me get a tailor made safari?
Yes, we can arrange a tour within your budget range. Feel free to reach out and tell us your budget range so that we can customize the best tour for you.
- Can I connect my trip through different African countries?
Yes, we can arrange for a cross border tour whether by road or by air. Just let us know your preference. Some of our tour plans on our website cover multiple countries regions. For example, we have Rwanda &Uganda safari tour among others
- What is the best time to make a booking at AFRICAN TRVELLERS LTD?
Anytime of the year you can see different things on your African Safari. There are people who have visited the mountain gorilla more than six times and they always say that they find it always new and interesting.
- I have a family, kids and elderly people can I bring them? What are the best Safari holidays for families with kids and elderly family members?
Yes, you can bring them on a safari and some safari trips do not require much energy or physical fitness. Check our website to see the most suitable safari holidays for families.
- Where can I place my booking?
You can call us on our mobile phone +250783092754, you can also send us a message on WhatsApp via + 250733144182. You can also check our website www.africantravellersltd.com to see different hot deals. You can also reach out via e mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
23.I have special health conditions and I need a special diet, will you do that for me?
Yes, we can arrange for your special diet during your stay according to your requirements if you inform us earlier about your special diet requirements. The hotels in Africa have high standards and professional chiefs specializing in different delicacies.
- I am going on honey moon; can you arrange that for me?
Say no more. Our teams are dedicated to take you through the entire process of your holiday in any of our destinations.