Golden Monkey trekking in Rwanda is another major activity that diversified the tourism in Kigali, as Rwanda’s major attraction has been gorillas.
Kigali: The capital city where you are able to learn about the history of the town from the colonial era to democracy, from the slums to the suburbs. Have a chance of visiting the genocide memorial site at Gisozi that tells the history of Rwanda leading up to the Genocide in 1994 and catalogs the details of the genocide using photographs, video, written accounts and art facts. It includes personal testimonies and a moving memorial to the children of the Rwandan genocide. The Kigali memorial center has gained a world-wide reputation for this powerful exhibition and the craft center.
Park the Volcanoes: Volcanoes National Park, which runs along the border with the DRC and Uganda. It comprises of five volcanoes Karisimbi, Bisoke, Sabinyo, Gahinga and Muhabura making up the Virunga Massif. Tracking endangered mountain gorillas in the rain forest alive with the calls of 200 species of colorful birds and chattering of the rare Golden Monkey is one of the unique experiences.