1 Day Rwanda Cultural Tour


This 1 Day Rwanda Cultural Tour will take you to visit the most predominant and well known cultural sites in Rwanda and the famous genocide memorials, the Kigali Traditional Construction Experience, Kigali city tour and  community walks, as well as an exceptional birding experience in the capital.

This particular tour can be tailor-made to suit your varying needs & timing either to start and End in Kigali or directly pick you up from the airport for those with limited time of traveling.

For purposes of visiting the different attractions in a day and for this tour, you will take our tour vehicle with an experienced tour guide to the different sites you are interested in visiting while on this Kigali city tour. End of service of 1 Day Rwanda cultural Tour. Just send us an email indicating where you would like to start the 1 Day Rwanda cultural tour.

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Departure & Return Location

Kigali International Airport

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What to Expect

In this Tour you can expect to see a lot of things including the Ndaba rock and its magnificent waterfall and doing boat riding in Kivu Lake where we can access many islands, also in this tour we can expect to learn more history especially during colonial period. Apart from Karongi destination tour we shall also do a Kigali sightseeing tour to experience the main attractions which are located in Kigali the capital city of Rwanda.

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Itinerary of 1 day rwanda cultural tour


Day 1:Pickup to start your Full Day Rwanda Cultural Tour Experience

1 day Rwanda cultural tour package will start after you Wake up and have a meal (breakfast) before the start of the Rwanda cultural tour where you will start off your day with a guided tour at the Gisozi (Kigali) Genocide Memorial site as you learn more about the real experience of the 1994 genocide from the storytellers.

The Gisozi genocide memorial site is the final resting place where more than 250,000 victims of the Genocide were buried in Rwanda. On this tour, learn about traditional Rwanda cultural treasures, the unique building techniques and experience rural village life during this flexible-length excursion with a local family.

Discover the traditional methods used by Rwandans for brick making and fashioning rope from banana trees. After enjoying a simple but delicious lunch of cassava and beans you’ll spend the afternoon applying your new skills to build an animal shelter, fence or house.

Later on, you will take on a City tour in Kigali, visiting the old town of Nyamirambo, the new handicraft village, the Batwa pottery and dance centre, and the Kimironko fruits. End of service of 1 day Rwanda cultural tour



What's the best time of year to come to Rwanda?

Rwanda is a beautiful country to visit at any time of year! Although most visitors agree that the best times of year are September through to March and May through to July.
Rwandans recognize the huge benefit that tourists bring to the country, so your presence is always welcomed.

What type of food is typical in Rwanda/Uganda?

The food may not be sophisticated but benefits from the inclusion of fresh fruit and vegetables. You will find a largely vegetarian diet, although meat is available. The cuisine is largely based around beans, potatoes, sweet potatoes, bananas, and rice.

What's the weather look like in Rwanda

Any time of year is a good time to travel in Rwanda. Rwanda is known as eternal spring. It maintains a relatively even temperature of about 76.3°F – 82°F/ 24.6°C – 27.6 °C. The hottest time of year is August through September. Evenings are often cool and refreshing and a sweater is suggested. There are two rainy seasons, March through May and October through December. The rainy season shows itself typically with a daily downpour mixed with sunshine. The annual rainfall averages 31.5 in/ 80 cm.

What is cancellation policy?

Applied cancellation fees differ between packages (including accommodation and/or car rental) and day tours.

Cancellation of packages

For cancellations received up to 30 calendar days before the scheduled departure, a 20% cancellation fee will be charged.

For cancellations received 15 -29 calendar days before the scheduled departure date a 60% cancellation fee will be charged.

For cancellations received 7 -14 calendar days before the scheduled departure date a 80% cancellation fee will be charged.

For cancellations received within 7 calendar days before the scheduled departure date a 100% cancellation fee will be charged


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