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Rwanda targets high-end tourist market

US$1,500 per person permit to see its gorillas is part of its high-value, low-impact strategy

Rwanda is working hard to broaden its appeal beyond its world-famous mountain gorillas.

Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

NICARAGUAN singer Hernaldo Zuniga brought his entire family to trek through the lush forests and mist-shrouded volcanoes of north-western Rwanda in search of mountain gorillas.

He described their encounter with the critically endangered primates as "...

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