Route & dates
9 days in Burundi Itinerary
Bujumbura— 8 nights
Because of its history, Bujumbura reflects a colonial charm which shows through in its buildings, wide boulevards, and carefree way of life.Spend the 9th (Wed) exploring nature at Rusizi National Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Musee Vivant, appreciate the history behind Monument de l'Unite, pause for some serene contemplation at Regina Mundi Cathedral, and engage your brain at Geological Museum of Burundi.
To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bujumbura trip planner .
Arusha, Tanzania to Bujumbura is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Arusha to Bujumbura due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Arusha in May, with highs in Bujumbura at 32°C and lows at 26°C. On the 16th (Wed), you'll travel back home.
Things to do in Bujumbura
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