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Testimonials

Thank you so much for putting together such a remarkable trip. Truly, a very diverse and interesting expedition. The hotels were excellent. Clouds was a dream. ...

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- V Athens, United States, May 2013

I returned safely today and wanted to thank you for the nice birthday gift and wonderful journey through Rwanda and Uganda. I have traveled the globe widely and...

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- C Braeuel, Canada, January 2011

A perfectly executed safari! This was my second trip to Tanzania and far exceeded the first. We spent a total of 5 days in the Serengeti, exploring its wildlife...

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- R Landman, United Kingdom, October 2013


Reviews about Journeys Discovering Africa

Lake Kivu Serena

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Safari Highlights

This outpost of the well-known Serena chain is serenely positioned on the white sandy shores of Lake Kivu and surrounded by extensive tropical gardens.

Lake Kivu Serena, Rwanda Excellent Location

The town of Gisenyi is a popular resort on the shores of Lake Kivu. The area is known as the Switzerland of Africa, overlooked as it is by the chain of Virunga volcanoes. Gisenyi’s sandy beaches form a popular hub for water sports or excursions on the lake.

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Wealth Of Facilities And Activities

This 4 star hotel offers high end accommodation in 66 luxury rooms, executive suites and family rooms and boasts contemporary spa and gym facilities at the Maisha Health Centre - ideal for relaxation at the end of an adventurous day exploring the region. With its proximity to the Volcanoes National Park (a 1hr – 1hr 30mins drive), the hotel is a convenient base for gorilla tracking in Rwanda. It is also an excellent destination for enjoying authentic local culture - guests can enjoy visits to local dancing, pottery and coffee projects and also take in Ros Carr's famous orphanage.