Rwanda

Welcome to Rwanda, the land of the greatest highlands and nature's greatest paradise.

About Rwanda

Rwanda

Basic Information about Rwanda

Area: 26,338 sq. km; about the size of Maryland.

Terrain: Uplands and hills.

Capital City: Kigali (est. pop. 800,000)

Currency: Rwanda franc, dollas are used mainly in the capital though they are hard cuurrency to use in most parts of the country. Credit cards are usually only accepted at the major hotels in Kigali

Climate: Rwanda has a temperate climate with two rainy seasons (February to April and November to January), mild in the mountains but with frost and snow possible.

Culture:

The most spoken languages are Kinyarwanda, French and English with French being the widely spoken language throughout the country.

Places To visit in Rwanda:

Lake Kivu, Rwanda culture, The Kigali hub, Experience Rwandan culture in Northern Province, Memorials and Museums, Tea plantations, Volcanoes destination, Volcanoes in the park, Dian Fossey Tomb Trail, Lakes, good for birding, Karisimbi volcano hike