Best Places in Rwanda, Africa to Visit

Rwanda is also known as “Land of the Thousand Hills” It borders Uganda and Congo, Nature has blessed Rwanda with extroordinary beauty, You will see some great landscapes if you choose to visit this place.

Main attraction for tourists in Rwanda is its breathtaking landscapes, Rwanda is also famous for its mountain gorillas, Although there specie is close to extinction only 780 mountain gorillas exist in the world and one third of them are in Rwanda

You can take out time to visit Rwanda and live close to the nature and explore the greatness of this small country.

Best Places in Rwanda

There are not many places to visit in Rwanda but some of them which I consider as best places in Rwanda, I have mentioned them below, If you plan to visit you must have to check out these places.

Volcanoes National Park

This park is present in Virunga mountains and it has 8 volcanoes around it thats why it is named as Volcanoes National park, You can explore great deal of Rwanda in this national park, You can also trek the mountains with the gorillas, These mountains are also home of golden monkeys, Many scientists visit Rwanda each year to research on Gorilla mountains and they mostly place their camps in this park.

Best Places in Rwanda

During you trekking you will be accompanies with the park staff who are very helpful and trained,the way up is very exciting and a bit hard, but you will love it once you get on to the top, that is why its one of the best places in rwanda to visit

Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre

there are many memorial sites for the 250 000 people who were killed in 1994 in just 100 days, Kigali Genocide memorial center was developed in 2004 with collaboration of Aegis trust, An organisation working for prevention of genocide, The memorial center has three sections, First one is dedicated to the Rwanda genocide and the events which lead to it , 2nd section throws light on genocide in other countries, Third section is dedicated to the children who died in this genocide, If you visit Rwanda, This memorial center should be visited to know about the horrific incidents of pasts.

Best Places in Rwanda

Lake Kivu

Now Rwanda is one of the most safe country in Africa it is also the cleanest country, There are a lot of ways to spend time at Lake kivu, You can hike up Congo Nile which is adjacent to lake, You can also do fishing and kayaking in the river, Its a great place to lay down and relax, Close to the nature with very few things to bother you, You will see never ending water and huge mountains, You can also opt for boat cruise and see around the lake, You can also hire a 4WD jeep and cruise along the river

Best Places in Rwanda

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Game of Thrones Real Life Locations Worldwide

The Famous TV series of HBO has amazing set and it is shot in different beautiful parts of the world, Game of thrones can be named as the most famous TV series, It is based on series of books named as “A song of Ice and Fire” written by George R. R. Martin. Game of thrones is fantasy drama of medieval age, Currently five seasons have been released and more seasons are yet to come, The main story revolves around noble houses fighting and struggling to get in power of Iron throne of Seven Kingdoms.

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Game of thrones has very broad and active international following, This series has won numerous prestigious awards. Game of thrones real life locations include number of countries around the world, Location of set is based in Northern Ireland  but for shooting the crew travels to many locations around Europe and other parts of world.

Game of Thrones Real Life Locations

Following are the pictures and details of Game of thrones real life locations, The HQ for production of this series is based in Northern Ireland but the crew travels to many locations of Europe including some locations of Africa for shooting of this TV serial.

King’s Landing Road; Northern Ireland

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Pentos ; Ouarzazate, Morocco

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King’s Landing ; Dubronik, Croatia

Kings Landing where all of this began. A beautiful place in Croatia thats worth visiting.

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Braavos ; Sibenik, Croatia

Braavos is one of the most strong free city and its one of the most beautiful game of thrones real life locations.

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Winterfell: Doune Castle

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 Thermal Spring Or “Jon And Ygritte’s Love Nest”: Grjótagjá Cave, Iceland

Grjótagjá is a small cave near Lake Mývatn in Iceland. Outside of cave there is is snow and ice, But the water in the spring can get up to 40 degrees Celsius. Its a great place to go with someone special and re-anact that scene.

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Daenery’s And Dragos Wedding: Azure Window, Malta

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North of Westeros; Thingvellir, Iceland

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Royal Palace of Dome ; Real Alcazar Palace, Seville, Spain

Its the oldest palace which is still use in Spain

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Long Bridge Of Volantis: The Roman Bridge, Cordoba, Spain

Volantis is free city present east of Westeros

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Wildling Camp: Dimmuborgir, Iceland

Camp of Wildlings where they were staying after capturing Jon Snow.

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The Burning Of The Seven: Mussenden, Northern Ireland

In S02E01 at the front of the Beach house. In this scene Melisandre burns the statues of The Seven faced God from as an offering to the Lord of Light

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Yunkai And Pentos: Ait Benhaddou, Morocco

Yunkai is also called yellow city; Yunkai is ruled by slave merchants who call themselves “Wise Masters”

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No doubt all of these places are great and how the directors have portrayed these places in Game of Thrones series is sublime, If you know about some other game of thrones real life locations let us know via comments we will include them in our collection. You can read more about these places here

Disclaimer: We dont own any of these pictures; They belong to their rightful owner, Purpose of using this picture is to point out the locations of TV serial.