Rwanda is situated centrally in Africa, with only a few degrees separating it from the equator. It is officially known as the Republic of Rwanda. The history and the natural beauty of Rwanda provide the major tourist attractions. The tours are often led by guides who have expert level knowledge on the wildlife and landscape. The volcanoes, rainforests and waterfalls provide exciting opportunities of expedition. The gorilla and the hippo are two of the diverse animals of Rwanda.
26,338 km2 (149th)
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Climate & Geography
The climate of Rwanda consists of lower temperatures at high elevations. The daily temperature ranges between 12 degrees C (54 degrees F) and 27 degrees C (81 degrees F). There is little variation in this range throughout the year. The period between February and June and the period between September and December are the two rainy seasons of Rwanda.
Rwanda is surrounded by Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Most of the country lies in high elevation.
The roadways are the most important and preferred modes of transport in Rwanda. There’s one airport in the capital of the nation and limited port connectivity. The roadways effectively connect not just the interior parts of Rwanda to each other, but also connect Rwanda to its neighboring countries.
Tourist & Immigration Info
Contact the nearest embassy of Rwanda for updated details on the rules for obtaining Visa.