Rwanda

Rwanda is a relatively stable country, and easily accessible from and . It is relatively easy, safe and simple to travel around.

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is the capital and largest city of Rwanda. It is near the nation's geographic centre in a region of rolling hills, with a series of valleys and ridges joined by steep slopes. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the third city of Rwanda, located in the south. Photo: Pierre Galinier, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, historically rendered as Kisenyi, is a city in Rubavu district in Rwanda's . Photo: Francisco Anzola, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in Rwanda on the shore of Lake Kivu — the surrounding area offers some stunning views of the lake. Photo: Adam63, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

is a city in northern Rwanda's Musanze district. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a city and capital of the Rusizi District in , Rwanda. Photo: Inisheer, CC BY 3.0.

is an extraordinary park in Rwanda, full of impressive tropical rainforest and volcanic scenery, trekking, and is perhaps the best place in the world to see the rare mountain gorillas. Photo: Carine06, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in the Republic of Rwanda. It is the political, administrative and commercial capital of . Photo: Mugisha Don de Dieu, CC BY 2.0.

is in Rwanda. It is probably the best preserved rainforest in the mountains… Photo: Guswen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the Northeast of Rwanda measuring over 1,200 square km. Photo: FlorianRenaux, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the largest town in Nyaruguru District, Rwanda, located in the south.

Rwanda

Latitude of center
-2° or 2° south
Longitude of center
29.88° or 29° 52' 48" east
Population
11,400,000
Elevation
1354 metres (4442 feet)
Capital
Area
26,338 km² (10,169 miles²)
Currency
Franc (RWF)
Phone code
250
Internet domain
.rw
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424311738
Geo­Names ID
49518
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Rwanda
  • Achinese: Rwanda
  • Afar: Ruanda
  • Afrikaans: Rwanda
  • Akan: Rwanda
  • Albanian: Ruanda
  • Amharic: ሩዋንዳ
  • Arabic: Rwanda
  • Arabic: رواندا
  • Aragonese: Ruanda
  • Armenian: Ռուանդա
  • Arpitan: Rouanda
  • Asturian: Ruanda
  • Avaric: Rwanda
  • Azerbaijani: Ruanda
  • Azerbaijani: Rvanda
  • Balinese: Rwanda
  • Bambara: Ruwanda
  • Bambara: Rwanda
  • Banjar: Rwanda
  • Bashkir: Руанда
  • Basque: Ruanda
  • Bavarian: Ruanda
  • Belarusian: Руанда
  • Bengali: রুয়ান্ডা
  • Bhojpuri: रवांडा
  • Bhojpuri: रवांडा गणराज्य
  • Bhojpuri: रवांडा रिपब्लिक
  • Bishnupriya: রুয়ান্ডা
  • Bosnian: Ruanda
  • Breton: Rwanda
  • Bulgarian: Руанда
  • Burmese: ရဝန်ဒါ
  • Burmese: ရဝမ်ဒါနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: RW
  • Catalan: RWA
  • Catalan: Ruanda
  • Catalan: Rwanda
  • Catalan: 🇷🇼
  • Cebuano: Rwanda
  • Central Bikol: Ruanda
  • Central Kurdish: ڕواندا
  • Chavacano: Rwanda
  • Chechen: Руанда
  • Chinese: Lúwàngdá
  • Chinese: Rwanda
  • Chinese: 卢旺达
  • Chinese: 盧安達
  • Chinese: 盧旺達
  • Chuvash: Руанда
  • Cornish: Rwanda
  • Crimean Tatar: Ruanda
  • Croatian: Ruanda
  • Czech: Rwanda
  • Danish: Rwanda
  • Dhivehi: ރުވާންޑާ
  • Dimli (individual language): Rwanda
  • Dinka: Ruanda
  • Dotyali: रुवान्डा
  • Dutch: RW
  • Dutch: RWA
  • Dutch: Rwanda
  • Eastern Mari: Руанда
  • Eastern Mari: Руанде
  • Egyptian Arabic: رواندا
  • English: Republic of Rwanda
  • English: rw
  • English: 🇷🇼
  • Esperanto: RW
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Ruando
  • Esperanto: Ruando
  • Estonian: Ruanda
  • Estonian: Rwanda
  • Estonian: Rwanda Vabariik
  • Ewe: Rwanda
  • Ewe: Rwanda nutome
  • Extremaduran: Ruanda
  • Faroese: Ruanda
  • Fiji Hindi: Rwanda
  • Finnish: Ruanda
  • Finnish: Ruandan tasavalta
  • French: RW
  • French: Rwanda
  • French: République Rwandaise
  • French: République du Rwanda
  • French: la République du Rwanda
  • Friulian: Ruande
  • Fulah: Ruwannda
  • Fulah: Ruwanndaa
  • Gagauz: Ruanda
  • Galician: Ruanda - Rwanda
  • Galician: Ruanda
  • Ganda: Rwanda
  • Georgian: რუანდა
  • German: Ruanda
  • Greek: Ρουάντα
  • Guarani: Rruánda
  • Guianese Creole French: Rwanda
  • Gujarati: રવાંડા
  • Gujarati: રવાન્ડા
  • Haitian: Rwanda
  • Hakka Chinese: Rwanda
  • Hausa: Ruwanda
  • Hausa: Rwanda
  • Hebrew: רואנדה
  • Hindi: रवांडा
  • Hindi: रवाण्डा
  • Hindi: रूआण्डा
  • Hungarian: Ruanda
  • Hungarian: Ruandai Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Rúanda
  • Ido: Ruanda
  • Igbo: Rwanda
  • Iloko: Rwanda
  • Inari Sami: Ruanda
  • Inari Sami: Ruanda täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Rwanda
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Ruanda
  • Interlingue: Rwanda
  • Irish: Ruanda
  • Italian: Ruanda
  • Jamaican Creole English: Ruanda
  • Japanese: ルワンダ
  • Japanese: ルワンダ共和国
  • Javanese: Rwanda
  • Kabiyè: Ruwandaa
  • Kabyle: Rwanda
  • Kalaallisut: Rwanda
  • Kalmyk: Руандин Орн
  • Kalmyk: Руһандин Орн
  • Kannada: ರುವಾಂಡಾ
  • Kannada: ರ್ವಾಂಡ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Ruanda
  • Kazakh: Руанда
  • Khmer: រវ៉ាន់ដា
  • Kikuyu: Rwanda
  • Kinyarwanda: Republika y’u Rwanda
  • Kinyarwanda: Repubulika y'u Rwanda
  • Kinyarwanda: Rwanda
  • Kirghiz: Руанда
  • Komi-Permyak: Руанда
  • Kongo: Rwanda
  • Korean: 르완다
  • Kotava: Rwanda
  • Kurdish: Rwanda
  • Kurdish: ڕواندا
  • Ladin: Ruanda
  • Ladino: Ruanda
  • Lao: Rwanda
  • Lao: ລາວັນດາ
  • Latin: Ruanda
  • Latvian: Ruanda
  • Ligurian: Ruanda
  • Limburgan: Rwanda
  • Lingala: Rwanda
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Ruanda
  • Lithuanian: Ruanda
  • Livvi: Ruanda
  • Lombard: Ruanda
  • Low German: Ruanda
  • Low German: Rwanda
  • Lower Sorbian: Ruanda
  • Luba-Katanga: Rwanda
  • Luxembourgish: Ruanda
  • Macedonian: Руанда
  • Malagasy: Roanda
  • Malay: Rwanda
  • Malayalam: റുവാണ്ട
  • Maltese: Repubblika tar-Rwanda
  • Maltese: Rwanda
  • Maltese: ir-Rwanda
  • Manx: Rooandey
  • Maori: Rāwana
  • Marathi: रवांडा
  • Marathi: रुवांडा
  • Mazanderani: روآندا
  • Min Dong Chinese: Rwanda
  • Min Nan Chinese: Rwanda
  • Min Nan Chinese: Rwanda Kiōng-hô-kok
  • Minangkabau: Rwanda
  • Mingrelian: რუანდა
  • Mongolian: Руанда
  • Moroccan Arabic: رواندا
  • Nauru: Rwanda
  • Navajo: Wánda Dineʼé Bikéyah
  • Nepali: रवाण्डा
  • Nepali: रुवाण्डा
  • Nepali: रुवान्डा
  • North Ndebele: Ruwanda
  • Northern Frisian: Ruanda
  • Northern Luri: روآندا
  • Northern Sami: Rwanda
  • Northern Sami: Rwanda dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Rwanda
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Rwanda
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Rwanda
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Rwanda
  • Novial: Rwanda
  • Occitan (post 1500): Rwanda
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Rwanda
  • Oriya: ରଵାଣ୍ଡା
  • Oriya: ରାୱାଣ୍ଡା
  • Oriya: ରୁଆଣ୍ଡା
  • Oromo: Ruwaandaa
  • Ossetian: Руандæ
  • Pali: रवाण्डा
  • Pampanga: Ruanda
  • Pampanga: Rwanda
  • Panjabi: ਰਵਾਂਡਾ
  • Papiamento: Rwanda
  • Pedi: Rwanda
  • Persian: روآندا
  • Persian: رواندا
  • Persian: روواندا
  • Piemontese: Ruanda
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: R'wanda
  • Polish: Rwanda
  • Portuguese: Ruanda
  • Pushto: راونډا
  • Pushto: روندا
  • Quechua: Rwanda
  • Romanian: Ruanda
  • Romanian: Rwanda
  • Romansh: Ruanda
  • Rundi: Rwanda
  • Rundi: Urwanda
  • Rundi: u Rwanda
  • Russia Buriat: Руанда
  • Russian: Республика Руанда
  • Russian: Руанда
  • Rusyn: Рванда
  • Sakizaya: Rwanda
  • Samoan: Rwanda
  • Samogitian: Ruanda
  • Sango: Ruandäa
  • Sanskrit: रवाण्डा
  • Santali: ᱨᱩᱣᱟᱱᱰᱟ
  • Sardinian: Ruanda
  • Saterfriesisch: Ruanda
  • Scots: Rwanda
  • Scottish Gaelic: Rubhanda
  • Serbian: Ruanda
  • Serbian: Руанда
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ruanda
  • Shan: မိူင်းရဝၢၼ်းတႃႇ
  • Shona: Rwanda
  • Sicilian: Ruanna
  • Silesian: Rwanda
  • Sindhi: جمھوريہ روانڊا
  • Sindhi: روانڊا
  • Sinhala: රුවන්ඩා ජනරජය
  • Skolt Sami: Ruanda
  • Skolt Sami: Ruanda tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Rwanda
  • Slovenian: Ruanda
  • Somali: Ruwanda
  • South Azerbaijani: رواندا
  • Southern Sotho: Rwanda
  • Spanish: República Ruandesa
  • Spanish: Ruanda
  • Spanish: Rwanda
  • Spanish: rw
  • Spanish: 🇷🇼
  • Sundanese: Rwanda
  • Swahili: Rwanda
  • Swati: IRuwanda
  • Swedish: De tusen kullarnas land
  • Swedish: Republiken Rwanda
  • Swedish: Rwanda
  • Swedish: rw
  • Swedish: 🇷🇼
  • Swiss German: Ruanda
  • Tagalog: Ruwanda
  • Tagalog: Rwanda
  • Tajik: Руанда
  • Tamil: உருவாண்டா
  • Tamil: ருவாண்டா
  • Tamil: ருவான்டா
  • Tatar: Руанда
  • Telugu: రువాండా
  • Telugu: ర్వాండా
  • Thai: ประเทศรวันดา
  • Thai: รวันดา
  • Tibetan: རུ་ཝན་ཌ།
  • Tigrinya: ሩዋንዳ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Luanitā
  • Tosk Albanian: Ruanda
  • Tsonga: Rwanda
  • Tunisian Arabic: رواندا
  • Turkish: Ruanda
  • Turkmen: Ruanda
  • Udmurt: Руанда
  • Uighur: رۋاندا
  • Ukrainian: Республіка Руанда
  • Ukrainian: Руанда
  • Upper Sorbian: Ruanda
  • Upper Sorbian: Rwanda
  • Urdu: روانڈا
  • Uzbek: Ruanda
  • Venetian: Ruanda
  • Veps: Ruand
  • Vietnamese: Ru-an-đa (Rwanda)
  • Vietnamese: Ru-an-đa
  • Vietnamese: Rwanda
  • Volapük: Ruandän
  • Võro: Rwanda
  • Walloon: Rwanda
  • Waray (Philippines): Rwanda
  • Welsh: Rwanda
  • Western Frisian: Rûanda
  • Western Mari: Руанда
  • Western Panjabi: روانڈا
  • Wolof: Ruwandaa
  • Wu Chinese: 卢旺达
  • Yakut: Руанда
  • Yiddish: רוואנדע
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Ruwanda
  • Yoruba: Rùwándà
  • Yue Chinese: 盧安達
  • Yue Chinese: 盧旺達
  • Zeeuws: Rwanda
  • Zhuang: Rwanda
  • Zulu: IRuwanda
  • Zulu: i-Rwanda
  • Rwandese Republic
  • Résidence du Ruanda
  • रुआण्डा
  • ರುವಾಂಡ
  • රුවන්ඩාව

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