Meet Bujumbura’s new capital city this Christmas period! This special time brings magic Gitega city with its refreshing eco-tourism. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of a village-like city being crowned as the capital of Burundi? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Gishora Drum Sanctuary? What local products are must taste at Christmas? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about his cultural city. You will visit Kiganda Royal Grounds, Tea Plantation in Teza, Lake Tanganyika, and Kibira National Park. Fill your heart with the joy and experience the magic of this Western Gitega city.

You will visit:

  • Tea Plantation in Teza
  • Kiganda Royal Grounds
  • Gishora Drum Sanctuary 
  • Gitega National Museum – Musee National De Gitega
  • Catholic Church of Mushaba
  • Lake Tanganyika and Rurubu River

You can be picked from Bujumbura for an additional 30$/person

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3 hours

Additional Information

You can be picked from Bujumbura for an additional 30$/person

Meeting Point

The main entrance of Tropitel Gitega Hôtel (RN2, Burundi) See Map