Ramblers Walking Holidays

Gorillas in the Mist in the Heart of East Africa

Press Release   •   May 17, 2016 08:00 BST

Ramblers Worldwide Holidays – the experts in guided walking adventures across the globe – have just launched their new brochure, jam-packed with new holiday ideas for late 2016 / 2017.Included is this latest holiday to Uganda and Rwanda.

For the first time all local transport costs inconnection with the walking programme in 2017 will be included in the holiday price, and no credit card charges– making them even better value for money!

Uganda and Rwandaa 17 day adventure in the heart of East Africa embracing lush rainforests, rolling green hills, tea plantations and a chance to see magnificent mountain gorillas.

The journey begins in Uganda, where the East Africa savannah meets the West African jungle with its tree climbing lions, chimpanzees and mountain gorilla.One then crosses the border into Rwanda – ‘Land of a Thousand Hills’ where one can experience a vast range of flora and fauna, the spectacular Nyungwe forest, a tour of the capital Kigali, a visit to the moving genocide museum and a walk in the Bwindi National Park to enjoy families of gorillas at rest and play.

Price from £4,299 per person includes return flights, transfers, full board accommodation (except for two lunches), a local guide, all excursions, game drives, activities and entrance fees (gorilla trekking is an optional extra) and the services of a dedicated tour leader.Departures from 8 September 2016.


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  • Award-winning Ramblers Worldwide Holidays have been established since 1946 and are the experts in small group guided walking adventures.
  • The company now operates 250 holidays in 70 countries.
  • Their portfolio also includes specialist holidays linked to walking such as, cooking, cruising, birdwatching, rail journeys and flora.
  • Ramblers Worldwide Holidays offer a range of graded walks from leisurely to challenging which are highlighted via a new easy to understand grading system.
  • A range of walking grades are available from leisurely strolls to more challenging mountain hikes.
  • View the Online Brochure Now – click here.
  • Alongside their traditional guided walking proposition, Ramblers Worldwide Holidays provide independent, self-guided UK walking holidays via their Load Off Your Back programme www.loadoffyourback.co.uk
  • The company’s mission is to generate funds for walking charities by the provision of outstanding outdoor activity holidays.
  • The operator is a not-for-profit company and contributes monies to the Ramblers Holidays Charitable Trust which supports walking related and environmental projects in the UK. The company also funds Heart & Sole - an initiative managed by company staff, with the aim of reaching into the heart of the communities visited.
  • Ramblers Worldwide Holidays also runs The Walking Partnership - an initiative which champions walking at the 'grass roots' level by providing funding and support to walking groups and clubs throughout the UK.
  • Ramblers Worldwide Holidays is the Walking Holiday Partner of the Ramblers, Britain's walking charity whose aim is to protect and expand the places people love to walk, promoting walking for health and pleasure and responsible for the recent Big Pathwatch project.
  • Ramblers Worldwide Holidays are fully protected for their customers as members of ABTA, AITO & ATOL scheme.

    For further information please contact grahamross1@btconnect.com – 01255 670661