Rwanda Tourism News
RwandAir welcomes the world to celebrate the Commonwealth in Rwanda
RwandAir is welcoming the world to Kigali as the city prepares to host leaders from around the world attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.
Africa tours to consider for this 2022 summer and every season beyond gorilla trekking
You must have read about the “wildlife giants”- the mountain gorillas in the great lakes’ region of Africa, and long for a face-to-face meeting with the great apes in the jungle, there is much more beyond the gorilla trekking Rwanda vs Uganda experience.
Aleph Hospitality signs first property in Rwanda
Aleph Hospitality has signed a management agreement with Accor to operate a MGallery hotel. The property will be located at the new Century Park Hotel & Residences development in Kigali.
Qatar Airways adds two new Africa destinations
With the addition of Nairobi and Kigali, the airline now operates 33 weekly flights to eight destinations in Africa including Addis Ababa, Dar es Salaam, Djibouti, Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar and Tunis.
Nzayo to lead Singita Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
Singita has promoted Lydia Nzayo to the role of general manager at Singita Volcanoes National Park. She becomes the first female general manager in Rwanda and the only local general manager in all of the lodges across the country.
Rwanda reopens to tourism as flights return
All passengers, including those in transit through Rwanda, will be required to show proof of a negative Covid-19 test from a certified laboratory, taken within 72 hours of arriving in Rwanda.
Wilderness Safaris welcomes Magashi camp in Rwanda
Wilderness Safaris has opened its new camp, Magashi, overlooking scenic Lake Rwanyakazinga in the north-east of Rwanda’s wildlife-rich Akagera National Park.
Le Roux to lead One&Only Nyungwe House, Rwanda
Located in a working tea plantation in Gisakura in south-west Rwanda, on the edge of the ancient Nyungwe Forest, the resort began welcoming guests on October 1st.
Denis Dernault and Nagen Naidu, Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali
Denis Dernault, general manager, and Nagen Naidu, director, at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre in Kigali, speak to Breaking Travel News as the former World Travel Awards host is honoured with the title of Africa’s Leading Conference Hotel at the Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018.
RwandAir adds fourth weekly London flight over festive period
RwandAir is to increase flights between London Gatwick and Kigali for travel over the Christmas and New Year period due to extra demand from travellers seeking to experience the beauty of Rwanda.
Gardiner joins Kwita Izina ceremony in Rwanda
Mantis Collection executive chairman Adrian Gardiner has joined celebrations around the 14th annual Gorilla Naming Ceremony in Rwanda.
One&Only Nyungwe House to open in Rwanda in October
Set within the lush green expanse of a working tea plantation, alongside one of the largest and best-preserved montane rainforests in Africa, One&Only Nyungwe House offers guests the opportunity to go where few have gone before.