The 1 day Kigali city tour takes tourists around the continent’s cleanest and touristic city that boasts interesting historical and cultural sites and beautiful infrastructure. A Highlight of any city tour in Kigali is a visit to the Kigali Genocide Memorial. This city tour can be done as a standalone tour or added on a safari to the nature reserves in Rwanda such as the gorilla trekking safari, Akagera wildlife safari and Nyungwe chimpanzee safari. Besides being one of the safest places to visit in Africa, Kigali has a moderate climate year-round making it a favorable destination.
Highlights of Kigali city tour
Visit the Kandt House museum
Hike Mount Kigali
Visit Kigali Genocide memorial
Visit the Caplaki Craft center
Detailed Kigali city tour
The tour in Kigali city starts in the morning with a yummy breakfast at the lodge where you will also meet with your driver guide and he will brief you about the first activity. You will head out to Kandt house museum. Also known as the Museum of natural history, this is the house where Dr. Richard Kandt who was the first colonial resident of Rwanda stayed. It has a lot of history and tells about Kigali and Rwanda in general.
Next will be a short hike on Kigali hill which offers stunning views of the entire city plus the rest of the countryside. Thereafter visit the Presidential museum where two of the former presidents of Rwanda resided. This tour will give you insightful information about the political history of the country.
You will then head to Kigali Genocide memorial site, a major site for commemorating the lives of people who died in the 1994 Rwanda genocide. Finalize the trip with a tour around the Caplaki craft centre that displays lots of beautiful handmade African crafts, African print attires and many other items. You can buy yourself a souvenir for memories of the trip. The kind of meal you want to eat will determine which restaurant you will go to for lunch, whether you want a local cuisine or international, the driver guide will advise on the best. The driver guide will drop you at your lodge in the evening.
END OF KIGALI CITY TOUR
The tour includes; On-Ground transport, Site entrance fees, All activities as per itinerary, A professional driver guide, Bottled drinking water
The tour excludes; Items of personal nature, International flights. Tips, Government imposed taxes, Extra meals except for lunch
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