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14 Apr 2015
“Perfect way to experience the Rwandan way of life!”
28 Nov 2014
“Get something out of your day by giving something back”
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Do you want to explore the real Rwanda? We pick you up at 9.30am in a four wheel drive. You are greeted by our members who share with you some of the daily activities of village life: walk to a nearby well and collect water, assist with digging the...more
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111 KK129 Kabeza Kanombe | Kicukiro District, Kigali KK129, Rwanda
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Reviewed 14 April 2015

John, the guide, picked the three of us (my mum, my fiance and I) up at our house at presisly 09:30, and we drove out of the city centre of Kigali. After about 30 minutes driving, passing the daily life of Africa with colourful women...More

1  Thank Soppen-suse
Reviewed 28 November 2014

As a partner of NOUSPR since 2010, VSO is excited to support a new initiative of this committed and creative group of people, determined to break down the barriers between the people it represents and the wider community - national and international. I went on...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2014

Having worked in psychiatry for many years I had been looking forward to this day since I heard about it. We were lucky to arrive on a day where the children were off from school and one Young boy spoke a little English and was...More

2  Thank vivsch
Reviewed 20 October 2014

It was a fantastic day! I had a lot of fun with really amazing people who had a difficult life until now. Especially the part where the women told us about their experiences moved me a lot. They really achieved a lot- also with the...More

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Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2014

Thanks for the upbeat review. Its good that you not only felt a closeness to the women but made friends with others on the tour.

Reviewed 14 October 2014

I seem to have become the poster girl of the NOUSPR Experience day, as that is me photographed sorting sorghum with Serena, the leader the cooperative we visited. As you can see, I am hysterically laughing at my poor attempts to sort the edible sorghum...More

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Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2014

Thanks for the brilliant review. The women really enjoyed your visit and still love to see the photo of you trying to 'sort the wheat from the chaff'. Happy brings happy!

Reviewed 7 October 2014

We were a group of four, not knowing each other before. At a Saturday in the first week of September we were picked up in Kigali for a short drive to the outskirts of the city. However, the setting was completely rural. We were heartily...More

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Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2014

Rwanda is a beautiful country and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your tour. The pace of village life is relaxed - so what you experienced is about right! Do tell your friend...

Reviewed 3 October 2014

Fascinating journey …raw, undiluted, …an unforgettably touching life experience ....compassionate ...by people who care.

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Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2014

It's great to hear that the tour achieved so much for you. The women's group hosting your tour also feedback how much they gained from the visit.

Reviewed 18 September 2014

Many thanks to NOUSPR for a wonderful day. This trip should not be missed… I joined a small group and we headed out of Kigali in a 4 wheel drive into the hills. We were chatting as we bumped along the dirt road and wondering...More

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Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2014

Thanks for the review. We aim to please!

Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

We took this tour in July 2014 with my friend who was visiting for the weekend. It was the first village life experience for both of us. It made me appreciate the value of water and life's small coveniences. I recommend this tour to everyone...More

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Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2014

Thanks for taking the time to review our cultural tour. The point about wearing shoes with a good grip is noted and acted upon. I pleased it was a success and such an eye-opener for you and your friend.

Reviewed 28 August 2014

I had been living in Rwanda for almost six months when I took part in this tour with a group of friends. It was eye-opening to see how ordinary people so close to Kigali are living. We collected water, tried (fairly unsuccessfully) to help with...More

1  Thank TravelingTina2014
Steve K, Manager at NOUSPR Cultural Tours – Participate in Rural Life in Rwanda, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2014

Thanks for the encouraging review. We are delighted that you and your friends enjoyed the trip so much.

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