3 days in Ruhengeri & Rubavu Itinerary

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Ruhengeri
— 2 nights
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Rubavu
— 1 day
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Ruhengeri — 2 nights

On the 30th (Sun), pedal to the sights with Lava Bike Tours and then steep yourself in history at Iby'iwacu Cultural Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Volcanoes National Park and then explore the activities along Lake Burera and Lake Ruhondo.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Ruhengeri trip planner.

Kigali to Ruhengeri is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kigali in October, expect Ruhengeri to be slightly colder, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rubavu.
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Rubavu — 1 day

On the 1st (Tue), witness a stunning natural landmark at Nyamyumba Hot Springs and then trek along Congo Nile Trail.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rubavu holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from Ruhengeri to Rubavu takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Ruhengeri in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Rubavu. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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