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How did bwindi national park get its name?

The Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is one of the four national parks where you can see the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat in Africa. However one may ask – How did bwindi national park get its name? – The Word Bwindi comes from the local dialect of the people leaving around the Bwindi national […]

5 Facts about Nyiragongo volocano

Mount Nyiragongo Facts Mount Nyiragongo Facts – Mount nyiragongo is recorded to have erupted 34 times since 1882 and the last eruption took place in Jan 2002. Lava flew through Goma town and to the shores of Lake Kivu which threatened people in the surrounding areas of the limnic eruptions that would occur from the […]


Gisenyi Town

Gisenyi Town, Gisenyi Beach , Gisenyi Rwanda Gisenyi town is an attractive city in Rubavu district found in the northwestern part of Rwanda. It is a busy town but has the best hideouts for a short trip. It has beautiful sites along northern the shores of Lake Kivu. The lake is shared by DRC and […]

Lake Manyara national park

Visit Lake Manyara National Park Lake Manyara national park is located west of Arusha town in north of Tanzania. It covers a total area of 330sqkm situated close to the rift valley and gives a great scenic view alongside the great game in the park. it is a home to flamingos, waterfowl, leopard, tree climbing […]


Trekkers Tavern Cottages

Trekkers Tavern Cottages Rates, Facilities Trekkers Tavern cottages is a budget accommodation facility in Bwindi Impenetrable national park. it is located in Ruhija sector on top of a hill that offers spectacular views of the forest. One of the loveliest things about the lodge is the numerous birds that survey around the cottages. Trekkers Tavern […]

Ngorongoro crater

Ngorongoro conservation area : Ngorongoro Crater Ngorongoro crater is located in Ngorongoro conservation area in nothern Tanzania. It is the world’s largest caldera (260sqkm) and is as high as Mt. Kilimanjaro with its walls standing at 400- 600m high. The crater has very rich soils which support plant growth and attract a wide range and […]

Ruaha national park

Named after River Ruaha which flows through the park, Ruaha National Park  is the second largest safari park in Tanzania covering a total area of 10,300sqkm, after Serengeti national park. It is located in Southern Tanzania in the Southern circuit and is famous for a high concentration of predators though it registers low number of […]


Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge

Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla lodge is situated about 2161m above sea level where life seems different with total tranquility. The lodge sits on Nteko ridge near Bwindi impenetrable forest national park offering spectacular views of the forest canopy, Kashasha River Valley and the Virunga volcanoes. Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla lodge started as a […]


Silverback Lodge

Silverback Lodge, rates facilities Talking about the location, serenity, food, staffs and comfort of the rooms, everything at Silverback lodge is excellent. It is a luxury lodge located in Bwindi. It is situated high on an elevation that offers the breathtaking views of the forest, the hills and banana plantations around the area. The lodge […]