1. An image of a troop of gorillas.

    More Fun Facts About Gorillas

    Hello, and welcome back to the Amahoro Tours blog! Today, we’re back with another blog, and for this blog, we’re bringing back one of our favorite topics — gorillas! Sure, we often talk about the gorilla treks we offer as a part of our eco-tourism experiences in Rwanda, Uganda, and the Congo, but today we’re talking exclusively about our favorite mammals. Keep reading to learn some more fu…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. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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