T4A Logo
Africa Map Pin
Advanced Search »

Dam/Lake Lake Kivu

ID: w317023 View large map

Located in Rwanda :: Rwanda
Category: Attraction :: Dam/Lake

Padkos Links [ submit a link ]

Be the first to submit a link

Description [ correction ]

Lake Kivu is on the western side of Rwanda and it is a huge freshwater lake which lies along Africa’s Great Rift Valley. Lake Kivu is Rwanda’s largest lake, and the sixth largest lake in Africa. Guests can relax and swim here and can also take a boat ride past the small lake side village which gives a rewarding glance on the rural life. Lake Kivu empties into the Ruzizi River, which flows southwards into Lake Tanganyika.

This lake is also a perfect place in between the gorilla safaris and chimpanzee tracking in the nearby national parks. For those interested in sun bathing, swimming as well as water sorts, the Rwanda Rivera town of Gisenyi is also the best place to be. In case you like complete privacy for both physical and mental relaxation, we also recommend Kibuye Guest House situated in the south of the lake.

Contact [ correction ]
Address : Rwanda, Rwanda

Directions [ correction ]

Not available

Pictures [ add a picture ]
Comments [ leave a comment ]

Be the first to leave a comment.

Extras [ add media ]

Be the first to submit a link or media file

Disclaimer: Please note that the Tracks4africa content is researched continuously and the data is updated regularly. Although we endeavour to keep our information as up to date as possible, this is not always possible due to the high volume of listings on our database. Therefore, please treat our information as a guide and reconfirm important items with establishments directly. Please help other travellers, by helping us to keep our data up to date, by submitting data corrections.

Places in the Vicinity

Categories in the Vicinity