Mount Kabuye Hiking and Campsite


Posted by BgE

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After breakfast at the hotel, we drive to Gakenke District in Northern Province one of the part of Rwanda which confirms that Rwanda is a country of a thousand hills. The hike starts in the morning at 8:00 am and ends at around 1:00 pm. It takes about 3 hours to reach the top and 2 hours slopping down. It is a hill of about 2700 meters above sea level. While hiking the tourists enjoy the magnificent view of numerous hills in the area, beautiful scenery and landscapes, enjoy lifestyle of local people from their villages, a visit to Mushubi primary school as a stopover before you reach the real top of the hill, panoramic view on twin lakes, Bagenge Rock to mention but a few. BGE provides packed lunch, drinking water, porters and local guide. For Camping on top of Kabuye, the guests are requested to book earlier for better preparation.

Cost: $40/person for hike
Fitness level: Difficult
Altitude: 2700 meters above sea level
Booking option: book in advance
NOTE: A discount applies for a group tour .

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At the same time, the Umuganura tour experience which can be combined with traditional war scenery experience, is an experiential tour whereby tourists learn the traditional practice of thanksgiving festivities as a Rwandan common custom.
Cost: $35/person for hike
Fitness level: Difficult
Booking option: book in advance
NOTE: A discount applies for a group tour

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