Lake Kivu Serena Hotel

P.O. Box 7469, Gisenyi, 00100, Rwanda | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $202.00

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On the way to see Gorillas

A travel blog entry by annsadventures


All packed up and ready to go this morning as we said our goodbyes to those not heading up into the mountains and loaded up into our safari type vehicles for the ~2 hour drive to Lake Kivu and tomorrow's GORLLA TREKKING adventure.

The road begins it ascent right after leaving Kigali and the countryside is GORGEOUS! Hill after hill …

To Lake Kivu and Back Again

A travel blog entry by aportay


This weekend was absolutely lovely! We went to the Serena Hotel on Lake Kivu again for a weekend getaway with another family that Andy and Trayce are close with. The kids got to play and swim all day and the adults got to relax, sit in the sun, and read to their heart’s content. Everyone returned to Kigali very refreshed and ready …

Touching distance to a silverback

A travel blog entry by matt_werner


Woke up at 5am and couldn't go back to sleep, I was so excited lol. Brekkie was tasty but too small for me, then picked by Claude and taken to the meeting point for the gorilla treks. The way it works is you have your permit for climbing on a particular day, then you get to the office at 7 and get yourself assigned to a group. There are 17 groups …

Kivu lake

A travel blog entry by harriel


This Saturday we had a 2 hrs. ride to Gisenyi at Kivu lake.
We went up to 3500m above sea level and came back to 1475m
By luck we met our ambassador and his wife, accompanied by a high ranked guy from ministry of foreign affairs (head of division Africa, crosscutting issues). Ten minutes after we ordered our beers, the head of DW and his …

Adventures of Lightening and Diz

A travel blog entry by izzieoost


... dusty roads. We arrived at lake Bunyonyi after the 10 hour drive, it was dark so it wasn't till we woke up in the morning to see the spectacular view over the lake, where we are had our fruit cocktail breakfast. Passionfruit heaven.

We were back on the road not long after midday, crossed the Rwanda border, winding through the hills, plantations, and giving lift to police officials.. we made it to gisenyi, it's amazing how different ...

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