Lake Kivu Holidays in Rwanda – Things To Do & See along Lake Kivu in Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo.

Welcome to Lake Kivu a magical beach destination where you can have Rwanda or Democratic Republic of Congo safari holiday after the unforgettable gorilla trekking safari and Mount hiking in the Virunga Massifs. Lake Kivu is one of the African Great Lakes. It lies on the border between the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Rwanda, and is in the Albertine Rift, the western branch of the East African Rift. Lake Kivu flows into the Ruzizi River, which flows southwards into Lake Tanganyika.

Attractions & Activities

  • Agro – tourism
  • Kayaking
  • Congo Nile Trail
  • Mountain Biking
  • Dancing Pots
  • Boat Cruise
  • Visit Hot Springs
  • Gisenyi City Tours


  • Lake Kivu Serena Hotel
  • Paradise Malahinde Guest House
  • Gorilla Hotels, Gisenyi
  • Stepp Hotel
  • Inzu Lodge
  • Discover Guest House

Nearby Tourist Places to Visit

  • Goma City
  • Virunga National Park
  • Volcanoes National Park
  • Kibuye City
  • Butare City
  • Nyungwe Forest National Park

Whoever is planning for a vacation in Rwanda. Lake Kivu is the place to relax and it being destination with different type of lodges all travelers can visit Rwanda and you can relax here before you proceed to your next tourism destination in East Africa.