Ruhengeri is the capital of the Musanze District in Rwanda. Lying close to the borders of neighbouring Central African countries, Ruhengeri is an essential stop on any tour of Rwanda and serves as an ideal gateway for longer holidays where you're looking to explore more of the continents and its rich traditions and heritage. Ruhengeri is a gateway city leading to Volcanoes National Park.
A temperate to tropical climate ensures welcoming weather, whatever season you're visiting. The town has a lovely environment, lush green vegetation and mountains.
Ruhengeri is the ideal destination for holidays where you're looking to get out and enjoy the great outdoors.
The city lies within close proximity of Lake Burera and Lake Ruhondo, while the Volcanoes National Park is also nearby. Here, visitors can marvel at the beauty of the rainforest, or chance an encounter with the indigenous mountain gorillas.
You'll find plenty of excursions launching from this city and other nearby destinations