The destination Rwanda participated in the Stockholm based TUR Travel Fair 2015 with the intention of increasing the number of Rwanda gorilla safari undertakers hailing from the rich Nordic state.
The travel fair which was conducted at the Stockholm Waterfront
Congress Center in the down town of Stockholm interested a range of
professionals in the tour and travel industry along with the buyers who
might develop interest of taking gorilla trekking safaris in Rwanda at a later date.
The high wage combined with the long paid holiday and the intractable
weather qualify the Nordic countries to be among the leading per capita
sources of the travelers / tourists in the world.
fact that Rwanda features almost everything that the continent of Africa
has at disposal making it a one stop shop, it stands as a rich
destination for mountaineers as it features mountains including
Karisimbi and the Bisoke, wild game viewers as it features rich wild
game in Akagera National Park, the primate trackers as it features
mountain gorillas and the Chimpanzees along with colobus monkey among
others presenting a ground for the Rwanda gorilla trekking safaris,
birders as it supports a great deal of birds range from savannah
dwelling to moist montane forest and the swamp dwelling birds and
eventually the great Culture and Heritage that marks the uniqueness of
The fair was warmed up by the Imanzi which is a Rwandan
Cultural Troupe based in Stockholm that presented the remarkable
performances of the Rwanda traditions and heritage. The event also
featured prolific speakers including Sweden Uppsala University Student
Erika Lejon Flodin who transcribed her remarkable experience that she
had while living and touring Rwanda for a period of Six (6) weeks. She
commended Rwanda for her fascinating landscapes, safe atmosphere and the
flora and fauna which are actually the ideals of a good safari
destination thus invigorating the world travelers to undertake Rwanda
safaris including gorilla safaris to Rwanda
Sweden along with other Scandinavian Countries are notably known to be
the originating areas for counts of avid hikers that would definitely
find the landscapes of Rwanda, the climate along with the safety
appealing. The travel fair that lasted for 2 days notably attracted
thousands of visitors.