38 days in Western Province Itinerary

38 days in Western Province Itinerary

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Rubavu
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Kibuye
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Rubavu — 19 nights

Rubavu is known for trails and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: trek along Congo Nile Trail.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rubavu attractions planning website.

Kigali to Rubavu is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from Kigali in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rubavu: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 19°C at night. On the 20th (Wed), you'll travel to Kibuye.
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Kibuye — 18 nights

Kibuye is a city in Karongi District, and the headquarters of the Western Province in Rwanda.LocationThe city lies on the eastern shores of Lake Kivu, between Gisenyi and Cyangugu, approximately 135km, by road, west of Kigali, the capital and largest city in the country. Kibuye is known for nature, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake Kivu, take in the dramatic scenery at Les Chutes de Ndaba, contemplate the long history of Bisesero Genocide Memorial, and engage your brain at Museum of Environment.

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Traveling by car from Rubavu to Kibuye takes 2.5 hours. April in Kibuye sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 8th (Sun), you're off to home.
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Nature · Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Western Province travel guide

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Hiking Trails · Bodies of Water · Historic Sites
Experience the unspoiled connection between people and nature on a trip to the Western Province, with numerous attractions portraying the traditional lifestyle of the locals. The economy of the province relies on agriculture, with farmers using simple tools and techniques to grow coffee, tea, and pyrethrum. Tourism in the Western Province flourishes on several lakes, with fishing activities and boat trips to quaint villages. Animal conservation facilities and national parks are among the other places to see in the Western Province, where some large colonies of primates number up to 500 members.
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