or Hello! My name is Innocent.
I am a professional and experienced tour guide in Rwanda, East Africa.
I have been working as an Ecotour guide and as Tour Operator since 2006 providing guests from around the world with a once in a lifetime visit to East Africa.
I'm inviting YOU to discover Rwanda and East of D. R. Congo with Me while contributing responsibly in local destination.
I guarantee to offer my clients the highest degree of enjoyment, comfort and safety services.
I am a native of Rwanda, "The Land of a Thousand Hills, " and I possess an intimate knowledge of the geography, history, culture, and people of East Africa. Over the years I have travelled extensively in Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and experienced firsthand the wonderful parks, museums, volcanoes, and wildlife that our region has to offer. These experiences inspired me to share the beauty of East Africa with travelers from across the globe. I speak French and English as well as the regional languages.
I studied tourism, leisure, and nature conservation at the University of Goma in D. R. Congo.
I have also trainings /internships provided by different institutions including: UNWTO ST-EP RWANDA PROJECT, RWANDA DEVELOPMENT BOARD/Tourism & Conservation, SNV; Kitabi College of Conservation and Environment Management (KCCEM), Greet Ape of Iowa / Gishwati Conservation; Badilisha Ecovillage in Kenya; etc.
I am a proud member /founder of Kivu Trek Guide Association/Rwanda and Congolese Tour Operators Association(ACOT)/DRC.
My studies and many years of work experience as a Tour guide; Tour operator and Logistic have given me the expertise necessary to custom-build the trip that is right for you.
My itineraries are well designed for independent travelers, family, students and small groups who are looking for the ultimate personalized experiences.
VISIT RWANDA and Discover The Land of a Thousand Hills with ME:
In Rwanda, I offer a variety of services including:
Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzee Tracking trips
Wildlife tours and Bird watching expeditions
Visit to Dian Fossey Tomb, Climb Bisoke, Climb Karisimbi, etc.
Hiking and Cycling or 4x4 driving along the Congo Nile Trail, Lake Kivu, twin lakes
Historical; Cultural tours; village walks; photography, Boat tours. etc.
Volunteerism and stay with or visit to local communities (orphanage, Pygmies, disabled people)
Hotel reservation and Airport transfer.
VISIT VIRUNGA National Park and Kahuzi-Biega National Park in D. R. Congo with Me.
In Democratic Republic of Congo, I offer guided Tours for individuals, families and small groupes. My activities based in Eastern of Congo including:
Nyiragongo Volcano Hiking
Mt. Gorilla Tracking
Lowland Gorilla Trekking
Goma Sightseeing Tour
Ijwi island Tours and Boat tours
Volunteerism and Visits to local communities
Areas to be visited can be tailored to suit your particular interests. I will suggest an itinerary to match your specific needs, desires, interests and timeframe.
I'm looking forward to seeing you in Rwanda!
A Recent Review of this guide
We had a wonderful trip to Rwanda. Innocent was an excellent guide. He was reliable,responsive,informative and clearly very proud to show us and talk about his magnificent country. He helped and advised us from the start in planning our itinerary and everything ran very smoothly from arriving in the airport to departure. We fully recommend Innocent and thank him wholeheartedly for making our trip such a memorable success.