Burundi is a small landlocked country located in Eastern Africa. Although it is one of the poorest countries of the world, it has a lot to offer to tourists. You will get to see lakes, exotic animals, untouched nature, amazing cultural places, and a lot more! Best explored with the help of a car rental in Burundi, the country features many cities like Bujumbura, Tanganyika, Bururi, Cibitoke, and Muyinga.
Bujumbura is a large city located on the shore of the Lake Tanganika, one of the deepest lakes of the world. One can enjoy all kinds of activities here like boating, sailing, fishing, swimming, etc. There are many waterside restaurants here where you can dine while enjoying the scenic surroundings. Head to the Rusizi National Park and see the hippopotamuses and huge crocodiles that live here. You can also enjoy some amazing bird watching there. You can also see more of the exotic local wildlife at the Musee Vivant, which is a wildlife museum.
Gitega was the capital city of the country before Bujumbura, and is still a big city. The city might be made the capital once again. It is home to the Burundi National Museum, where you can gain a lot of knowledge about the country. You will also find the Burundi Museum of Life here, which is home to a number of amazing displays about life and history. Also, you must go to see the Drum Shrine, where you can see local drummers performing their arts around a beautiful shrine which was made to honor the drummers of the region.
Kirundo is a city which is surrounded by a number of beautiful lakes. You can hire a car in Burundi and explore the beautiful region conveniently. These lakes offer a number of activities including canoeing. The primary attraction here is to go for canoeing and see the exotic species of birds these lakes are home to. You will also get to see the local dancers and performers of the region in the city.
Rent a car in Burundi and extend your trip to the nearby cities. You can head to cities like Kigali from Bujumbura, as these cities are connected conveniently by roads, and you will get to see a number of picturesque locations on the way. So, make sure you hire a car and explore all prominent attractions and cities of Burundi properly.
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