in Bururi Province, Burundi

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.949 and 29.624 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 56' 55" and E 29° 37' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - BIF
Spoken languages:
French, Rundi
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:17 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Bujumbura
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:05 am and 6:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Burundi in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 4,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Burundi.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Burundi. Last Update: 2019-08-18 07:22:14

Delve into Bururi

Bururi in Bururi Province with it's 19,740 habitants is a town located in Burundi about 43 mi (or 69 km) south-east of Bujumbura, the country's capital town.

Time in Bururi is now 04:17 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bujumbura with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Bururi. The closest airport in Burundi is Gitega Airport in a distance of 42 mi (or 67 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rumonge, Makamba, Rutana, Mwaro and Gitega. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 40%
Air Pressure 1014.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 19th of August 2019

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Transforming Lives #1: Kabogabo Secondary & Primary School

Published: September 15, 2014
Length: 34:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gazelle Foundation

Prior to 2013, the students at Kabogabo walked down the side of a mountain to get water during school. Today, it's less than 10 yards. You can join the Gazelle Foundation and continue to transform...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Bururi Province

Bururi is one of the seventeen provinces of Burundi. It is also the largest. It includes the city of Bururi, the provincial capital, and the city of Rumonge which sits on the shores of Lake Tanganyika. Bururi Province is home to the Bururi Forest Nature Reserve, a remnant afro-montane tropical forest, as well as the Rumonge Nature Reserve, a semi-deciduous forest, and Kigwena Nature Reserve, a lowland tropical forest.

Located at -3.89694, 29.5778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Provinces of Burundi, Bururi Province


Bururi is a city located in southern Burundi. It is the capital city of Bururi Province and has around 20.000 inhabitants in 2007. On 29 April 1972 a massacre took place here. Local Hutu gendarmes in Bururi drove out military and civil government control of the Tutsi military regime of Micombero. A republic was declared, and a week later suppressed by Burundian troops. Subsequent government reprisals against Hutu intelligentsia has been referred to as a 'partial genocide'.

Located at -3.95, 29.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bururi Province


Ruzunga is a town in the Bururi Province of Burundi.

Located at -3.85806, 29.6453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Populated places in Burundi, Bururi Province

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bururi, Mont Bururi, Μπουρούρι, بوروری، بوروندی, בורורי, Bururis, Бурури, Бурурі, بوروری, 布鲁里