in Kirundo Province, Burundi
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -2.585 and 30.096 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -2° 35' 4" and E 30° 5' 45"
- 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: 08:03 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Bujumbura
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:56 am and 5:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2019-05-12 07:23:51
Delve into Kirundo
Kirundo in Kirundo Province with it's 6,083 habitants is located in Burundi about 75 mi (or 120 km) north-east of Bujumbura, the country's capital town.
Current time in Kirundo is now 08:03 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bujumbura with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kirundo. The closest is airport we know is Butare Airport in Rwanda in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km). The closest airport in Burundi is Gitega Airport in a distance of 59 mi (or 40 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Kahuzi-Biega National Park in Democratic republic of the congo at a distance of 119 mi (or 192 km).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Butare, Muyinga, Nyanza, Ngozi and Karuzi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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Gorilla in Rwanda giving us the bird!! Funny HappiTravels.com
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Kirundo is one of the seventeen provinces of Burundi with seven communes (Busoni, Bwabaragwe, Kirundo, Bugabira, Vumbi, Ntega and Gitobe). Kirundo has three big lakes: Cohoha, Rweru, and Rwihinda. Lakes Cohoha and Rweru are located in commune Busone, and Lake Rwihinda is in commune Kirundo. Kirundo is the capital city of province Kirundo. Before the climate change, Kirundo was the richest province because of its productive land. Now Kirundo is no longer productive.
Kirundo is a city located in northern Burundi. It is the capital city of Kirundo Province. The city is served by Kirundo Airport.
Lake Cohoha is a small lake in central Africa. It straddles the border between Burundi and Rwanda.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kirundo.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kirundo, کیروندو، بوروندی, Կիրունդո, KRE, Кирундо, کیروندو