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    Tips For Being A Responsible Tourist In the Democratic Republic of The Congo

    If you’re preparing for a tourist experience in the Democratic Republic of The Congo, also prepare to have an amazing time! But in addition to that, it’s important that when traveling to any other country, you take some time to learn about the culture and country in order to be a responsible tourist. In this blog, Amahoro Tours will be providing some information on the culture of The Democrati…Read More

  2. What To Bring To Your Gorilla Trek

    The Gorilla Treks offered by Amahoro Tours are incredibly amazing adventures all around. Between the beautiful landscapes of Africa and the sightings of gorillas, you’re in for an experience that you’ll never forget. Today, we’ll be getting into the details regarding different equipment you’ll want to make sure you have when you’re exploring and seeing gorillas. After all, you wouldn’t…Read More

  3. Tips for Being a Responsible Tourist in Rwanda

    Are you currently preparing for an amazing tourism experience in Rwanda with Amahoro Tours? We’re excited to show you around the beautiful country, and can’t wait to take you on the journey of a lifetime. Because we’re so excited, we think it’s only right to give you some essential tips so you’re not only ready for the experience, but also so we can equip you with the knowledge you need …Read More

  4. Gorillas: Why They’re Important & Why They’re Endangered

    Gorillas are majestic animals who are native to Africa. In all, there are two species, the East Gorillas and the West Gorillas. Within the East Gorilla species, you can find the Mountain Gorillas and the Eastern Lowland Gorillas. Within the West Gorilla species, you can find the Western Lowland Gorilla and the Cross River Gorilla.  Unfortunately, each type of gorilla is listed on the endangered s…Read More

  5. Visiting Rwanda’s History

    Visiting Rwanda’s Past and Present Rwanda is a gorgeous place to visit. Rwanda is a sparkling gem on the African continent, beckoning travelers from far and wide to visit it’s gorgeous scenery and engaging people. There’s more to see in this beautiful country than just gorillas, though! This area has a rich human history filled with triumphs and tribulations, all which have led Rwanda to be …Read More

  6. Fun Facts About Gorillas

    One of the things that Amahoro Tours is well-known for is the passion and excitement that we have surrounding gorillas. They are the animal that we primarily focus on during a majority of our tours, and we love being able to show people just how magnificent these animals are. When you have the chance to enjoy a gorilla tour with Amahoro Tours, you’ll get to experience these incredible animals fi…Read More

  7. What is Responsible Tourism – Part 2

    In our last blog post, we started to talk about responsible tourism and what it means. Aside from that, we touched on three of the ways that responsible tourism impacts this industry in Rwanda. Amahoro Tours is dedicated to providing the locals of Rwanda with a better place to live, and we do that by providing tourists with a better place to visit. When you get the chance to come along and explore…Read More

  8. What Is Responsible Tourism? Part 1

    “Healthy life is an outcome of sustainable development, as well as a powerful and undervalued means of achieving it. We need to see health both as a precious asset in itself, and as a means of stimulating economic growth and reducing poverty.” - Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, Director-General Emeritus, WHO You may have heard the term “responsible tourism” before, but may not be familiar with w…Read More

  9. Go On An Eco-Tourism Adventure With Amahoro Tours!

    Welcome back to Amahoro Tours’ blog! Here, we will discuss how our eco-tourism projects in Rwanda, Congo, and Uganda are revolutionizing the tourism industry with community integration and environmental responsibility. Africa is one of the most beautiful continents in the world and is home to delicate ecosystems that deserve to be protected. Join our mission today and we’ll take you on an educ…Read More

  10. Von Trapp children sings Rwanda’s National Anthem

    The Von Trapp children performed to a large crowd at the 2009 Gorilla Naming Ceremony in Rwanda. Eighteen baby gorillas were named at the ceremony by national and international dignitaries. The UN declared 2009 the “Year of the Gorilla.’ Major conservation efforts have allowed the amazing silverback families to thrive. The silverbacks are only found in Eastern Africa’s Virunga Mountains.…Read More