As you walk through this evergreen forest, you can smell it, the age. It reeks of ancient times. This mountain rainforest is situated southwest at 118 miles from Kigali city and covers more than 1,500 sq. It is one of Rwanda’s beautiful treasures. It is believed to have survived the Ice age! As you walk through this wild forest, you can smell the woody incense that comes old trees. These trees are skyscraper tall and look primitive. It is also home to primate species including chimpanzees, birds, and mammals.