1Day Kigali City Tour And Genocide Memorial Rwanda

1Day Kigali City Tour includes a visit to Kigali Genocide Memorial also known as Gisozi Museum and Inema Art Gallery.

kigali genocide memorial  Kigali City TourKigali Genocide Memorial

Kigali is Africa’s most cleanest city with beautiful view of the city. Situated on a thousand hills, Kigali is Rwanda’ capital city and it’s surrounded by hills.

1 Day Kigali City Tour visiting  Rwanda’s Capital Kigali

What is Kigali famous for?

Kigali is popularly known for the 1994 genocide between Hutu and Tustis tribes.

On the positive note, Rwanda is famous for its mountain gorillas in Volcanoes national park that is attracting thousands of Tourists.

Top Tourists attractions in Kigali City

These are very many and during 1Day Kigali city tour you visit a few in a day. These include, Inema Arts Center, Niyo Arts Gallery, Kigali Genocide memorial and Nyamatta Church

More so is Kigali Convention center, Kimironko market if you want to test Rwanda’s testy foods, fruits in particular.

Further more is Rwanda Art Museum, Nyamirambo women’s center and Amahoro Stadium for soccer fans.

Theres is also Questions coffee cafe, Camp Kigali Memorial, Hotel Des miles collin that featured in Hotel Rwanda movie and last Mount Kigali.

What are best Tours in Kigali?

Katona Tours offers the best Tours in Kigali and from Kigali to other destinations like 1 Day Gorilla Trekking

What clothes to wear in Kigali?

Both light and worm clothes are recommended. Bring plenty of lightweight clothing since daytime temperatures are often warm and consider sun protection measures like a sun screen, a hat and sunglasses.

Much as wearing shorts is fine, men typically wear trousers and ladies wear dresses and skirts above the knees.

You can pack light sweaters as well incase it rains and the temperatures drop.

Itinerary for 1 Day Kigali City Tour

Visit Kigali CityThis Tour begins after break fast at either Hotel in Kigali City or on arrival at the Airport.

Begin Day 1 Kigali City Trip with Katona Tours and Travel at your convenient time.

Our Safari guide will pick you from your location in Kigali to do 1 Day Kigali Rwanda safari.

First you will go to the genocide memorial, next visit Inema Art Gallery in Kigali and the rest of attractions will follow.

Tourist sites to visit during this particular 1Day Kigali City Tour Rwanda


Places to Tour in Rwanda’s Capital Kigali City are  Presidential Palace Museum,  Gisozi Genocide Memorial Site or Kigali Genocide Memorial, Nyamata Church, Kimironko Market  and Kigali Conventional Center.

Kigali Genocide Memorial and Gisozi Genocide memorial center

1 Day Kigali City TourKigali Genocide Memorial in Gisozi is a burial ground for victims of tribal genocide of Hutus and Tutsi in 1994 between.

The Genocide memorial is a climax of 1Day Kigali City Tour.

At the memorial, you will hear cry of never again shouting graveyard of the bodies.

Watch videos and images or stories narrating the horrifying genocide.

Nyamata church

Over 50,000 people died in Nyamata church.

Bodies or skulls and bones of the genocide victims are displayed in clothes. The number of murdered people is high because many of them are seekers of shelter in the genocide.

The frightened Ttusi had locked themselves in the church but Hutu killer hordes found their way inside and killed them using the grenades.

Others thrown into latrines and deep wells. Stained clothes with blood, skulls, bones, national identity cards and  Marchetts are displayed.

You will see Two mass graves outside the church piled with bodies of the victims.

1 Day Kigali City Tour1Day Kigali City Tour of the Presidential Palace Museum

This Museum is formerly the state house of the Lent President Juvenal Habyarimana killed in plane in April 1994.

His death started the genocide that killed innocent people.

Presently it is a museum where people learn about President Habyarimana’s life and information about the State House.

Presidential Palace Museum attracts Tourists on a 1 Day Kigali City Tour.

The Museum visibly displays sensors in the corridor. You will see remains of Habyarimana’s 60-passenger crashed in the museum’s compound.

Kigali convention center

1 Day Kigali City TourA place for National and International meetings, conferences or incentives and exhibitions in Kigali is a must visit during 1 Day Kigali City Tour.

The convention center has a sitting capacity of 2,500 people together with Radisson blue hotel with over 292 rooms for Tourists and business offices.

Kimironko Market

This is one of the biggest Market In Kigali Rwanda. Kimironko Market holds many of Kigali’s great craft Ivuka and Inema are the common and best places with Rwanda African handmade crafts, Souvenirs, paintings etc

Places to visit out side Kigali

First is Akagera national park which you can visit from Kigali and a day is enough for you to participate in game safari, a boat trip on lake Ihema and ballon safari

Secondly is Volcanoes National park to trek Gorillas, Hike mt. Bisoke, track golden monkeys and also visit the Bat cave.

More so is Nyungwe forest national park. Here you will Track Chimpanzees, go for a conopy walk and a water fall hike.

Lastly is lake Kivu in Gisenyi where you can do Kayaking, canoeing and you can extend to the Twin lakes found in Musanze to do a boat trip

Definitely, these are National parks and water bodies, in general it is Tourist attractions.

Book Kigali Genocide Memorial and 1Day Kigali City Tour with Katona Tours and Travel.

1 Day Gorilla Trekking Uganda can also begin in Kigali. Book at info@katonatours.com   or   jaquka@yahoo.com , whats up +256774161700, +250785023078, +256701161700


Check Also

Gorilla Tracking in Rwanda: A 3 Day Tour from Katona Tours

Rwanda Gorilla Tracking – 3 Day adventure Rwanda Gorilla Trekking with Katona Tours and Travel.Tour …

error: Content is protected !!