|Saturday, 08 January 2011 09:26|
Rwanda sits at the hub of Africa.
Here, at the center of the Albertine Rift, where deep volcanic forces are pressing the continental plates apart, you’ll discover a world of exquisite beauty and unsurpassed biodiversity.
Rwanda is the bridge between the forest ecosystems of the Congo basin and the great rift valleys of the east.
It shares in the biological riches of both worlds, offering a concentration of biodiversity found nowhere else in Africa. The country boasts of a wide variety of wildlife. The Volcanoes National Park in northern Rwanda is home to rare mountain gorillas. Numbering in hundreds. The gorillas live in a protected area, free from poachers.
A comprehensive guide has be
en developed coversing Rwanda’s wildlife, history and culture as well as practicalities such as travel, cost and accommodation - and, of course, how to visit the mountain gorillas.