Interesting Facts About Rwanda

Rwanda is a landlocked country in central Africa (Heart of Africa), the country is also known as “Land of thousand hills” It is the most heavily populated country in Africa with few natural resources and minimal industry.

  • Few Interesting Facts About Rwanda Are:
  1. Rwanda is one of the top five most developed countries since 2000.
  2. Rwanda is a secure and peaceful country in Africa to live in.
  3. The capital city of Rwanda (Kigali), is the cleanest city in Africa, as the Government of Rwanda implemented the ban for the use of plastic bags/sachet” Amasashi” for environmental protection.
  4. Rwanda has 5 volcanoes, Gahinga, Muhabura, Sabyinyo, Bisoke, Karisimbi is the highest volcano among the others with 4507 m above sea level.
  5. The country has 23 lakes and numerous rivers.
  6. The Country experiences a temperate climate with 25-300c during the day and 150c at night, throughout the year.
  7. Rwanda has 3 National Parks, Akagera the biggest National park famous for Big five animals and game drive, Nyungwe the greenest national stop with regular timberland is famous for chimpanzee species and numerous endemic bird species, and Volcanoes national park which is known as Home of Mountain gorillas.
  8. The nation presented the deployment of drones in medical services like dissemination of blood to the emergency stations.
  9. Rwanda is the only country in the world where people alongside their President participate in National service activities “Umuganda” every last Saturday of the month.

These interesting facts about Rwanda should be taken into consideration along with the type of tourism you are interested in like; cultural tourism, Dark tourism, business tourism, Medicine tourism, religious tourism and many more. The more you stay the more you enjoy the country with excellent hospitality “Nayombi”.


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