When is the best time to visit Rwanda
When is the best time to visit Rwanda, Rwanda has been nicknamed as the land of a thousand hills due to its many hills and mountainous landscapes. Rwanda can be visited all throughout the year however the best times to visit the country is during the dry season, between June-September and December to early February. This is the time when most travelers come to the country for gorilla trekking safaris, chimpanzee tours, golden monkeys, wildlife safari tours, and cultural experiences.
When is the best time to visit Rwanda, All seasons are good to visit, the above said, you should not fail to consider the wet season as well. Rwanda is a scheduled time of events during the year, most of the big days of Rwanda do take place. Despite the wet season, it is possible to go gorilla trekking, primate safari in Nyungwe forest national park, you will need to be brave enough to trek through the tropical rainforests, take your raingears, water proof boots and covers for phones and cameras. April is one of the best times to go mountain climbing in the Virunga.
A highlight is the annual Kwita Izina gorilla ceremony. This is the time all new born baby gorillas are named, and in September is the famous Rwanda film naming ceremony. During the dry season, the well distributed game tracks of the savannah are dry and easy to maneuver. The grasses are shorter hence viewing of wildlife is at its best more so during wildlife game drives in the Akagera national park, nature trails of the volcanoes national park and Nyungwe forest national park make it better to access when it is a dry season.