Rwanda is often called ‘Land of a Thousand Hills’. Rwanda is a small, land-locked country on the eastern rim of the Albertine Rift Valley, part of the Great Rift Valley. Rwanda is experiencing a tourism rebound after falling of the map after the genocide in 1994. The country now has many international visitors and is regarded as a safe place for tourists. The number of tourists visiting Rwanda is growing year by year because Rwanda has much to offer! A Combination of Bamboo Forests, Tropical Jungles, Volcanoes and Savannahs. Rwanda is home to the famous Mountain Gorillas, Chimps, 11 other monkey species and also Lions, Elephants and Giraffes.Getting around is very easy, because the distances are relatively small and the paved roads are generally in good condition.