Rwanda: Our Insights & Inspiration

Where to Travel in 2024

2024 is all about firsthand encounters with the extraordinary. Here are eight unexpected…

The lush Okavango Delta radiates in shades of green backdropped by a moody, rainbow-crowned sky. Image courtesy of Natural Selection.

What is a Secret Season Safari in Africa?

The lush Okavango Delta radiates in shades of green backdropped by a moody,…

Akagera National Park

Five Reasons to Visit Rwanda’s Akagera National Park

Distinct ecosystems and a variety of species in Akagera National Park, Rwanda are a draw…

Gorillas live in rainforest homes in the subtropical forests of Sub-Saharan Africa, like the Republic of Congo’s Odzala-Kokoua National Park.

Where to See Gorillas in Africa: The Best Destinations

The best places in the world to see gorillas are Congo, DRC, Uganda, & Rwanda. Find out…

Rwanda Beyond Gorilla Trekking: Six Things you Must Do on a Rwanda Safari

If you’re planning a trip to Rwanda, we’re sure that gorilla trekking is right…

Commitment to Community: Why You’ll be Amazed by Bisate Lodge

This first-time safari-goer wanted to learn about the people and places of Rwanda, not…

EJ Celebrates 23 Gorilla Infants at Rwanda’s Annual Naming Ceremony

People arrived in droves, by the thousands, walking miles over hills and dales wearing…

Gorilla Trekking…in Rwanda

Rwanda is one of the best places to see elusive mountain gorilla families. Approximately…

Gorillas: 10 Reasons to Visit Human’s Closest Cousin

For travelers who want to see mountain gorillas, of which only around 900 still exist, we…

Gorillas, Night Markets & Engagement: East Africa with Rachel Cappucci

Hear all about Rachel’s latest trip to East Africa in Rwanda, Zanzibar, and Kenya. Not…

Safari: Supporting Community & Conservation in Africa

Our bespoke safaris support and uphold conservation and community initiatives across…

Private Guide Profile: Alf Ngwarai

Private Guide Profile: Alf Ngwarai, This week, the staff at Extraordinary Journeys was…

Kigali’s Piece of Heaven

As Rwanda becomes an increasingly popular tourism destination, we think it’s important…

Nyungwe House Lodge in Nyungwe National Forest

Nyungwe National Park Rwanda

We want to introduce you to Rwanda’s newest national park Nyungwe, a closed canopy…