in Province du Nord-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-1.481 and 29.428 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -1° 28' 50" and E 29° 25' 41"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - CDF
Spoken languages:
French, Lingala, Kongo
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:12 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:51 am and 5:58 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 Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Democratic Republic of the Congo. Last Update: 2019-09-19 07:22:38

Delve into Kabare

Kabare in Province du Nord-Kivu is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 993 mi (or 1,599 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kabare is now 09:12 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kabare. The closest is airport we know is Ruhengeri Airport in Rwanda in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda at a distance of 42 mi (or 68 km). The closest in Democratic Republic of the Congo is Kahuzi-Biega National Park in a distance of 47 mi (or 68 km), North.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Goma, Gisenyi, Kisoro, Kibuye and Kabale. 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: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1013.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 30% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 23rd of September 2019

22°C (71 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

22°C (71 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

19°C (67 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Rwanda Gorilla Tracking.mp4

Published: August 27, 2010
Length: 05:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Georg Seywald

Rwanda Gorilla Tracking Video.

Mountain Gorillas of Rwanda | Volcanoes National Park

Published: December 10, 2014
Length: 02:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Siddhartha Joshi

Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda is the best place for Gorilla sightings in the wild. I visited the Amahoro family which is one of the friendliest and second biggest of all families.

Gorilla tracking in Rwanda Volcanoes National Park

Published: April 13, 2013
Length: 57:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: VinceAndDrewOnTheGo

After few hours of trekking the hill of a volcano in Rwanda, we came across a gorilla family of 23 members and spent 1 hour with them. This was a lifetime experience and will stay in our memory...

Mountain gorilla encounter Volcanoes National park Rwanda Two Thirsty Travellers

Published: January 13, 2013
Length: 58:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: twothirstytravellers

Short video which shows a pregnant, female Mountain Gorilla in the Volcanoes National Park Rwanda, brushing past one of the visitors to her family, Isabakuru.

Bowled over (literally) by Rwanda's Mountain Gorillas

Published: November 03, 2013
Length: 57:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: wilkeliz

Our brief hour with the Sabyinyo Group in Volcanoes National Park was everything we hoped it would be. And it put all of our preparations to good use, including the short study we'd done on...

Rwanda - Berggorilla

Published: April 27, 2011
Length: 34:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5

Er zijn nog slechts drie landen op de wereld waar u de berggorilla's kunt bezoeken. In Rwanda is dit mogelijk in het Volcanoes National Park. U loopt door de dichter bossen naar deze indrukwekkende.

Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda

Published: January 29, 2009
Length: 00:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rr7110

my trip to see the mountain gorillas in Rwanda.

Linda's Mountain Gorilla Encounter -- Video by Bill & Linda Klipp --www.WildlifePhotos.me

Published: May 07, 2014
Length: 15:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bill Klipp

We recently traveled to Rwanda to trek for Mountain Gorillas in Virunga Volcanoes National Park. After hiking for several hours we entered the tangled bamboo forests where the trackers found...

Silverback gorilla close pass in Rwanda

Published: January 04, 2015
Length: 46:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: JMBCGB

We hiked for 3 hours through Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, Africa (Virunga Mountains) to reach the Agashya mountain gorilla group (formerly group 13) to spend an hour in close proximity...

Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

Published: December 02, 2014
Length: 40:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dorian Banks

Visiting the Agasha family at Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda. Trek in was approximately an hour and half to find the family on a steep hillside. Luckily we are all fit enough to make the distance.

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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.

Virunga Mountains

The Virunga Mountains are a chain of volcanoes in East Africa, along the northern border of Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Uganda. The mountain range is a branch of the Albertine Rift Mountains, which border the western branch of the East African Rift. They are located between Lake Edward and Lake Kivu. The name "Virunga" is an English version of the Kinyarwanda word ibirunga, which means "volcanoes". The mountain range consists of eight major volcanoes.

Located at -1.42917, 29.5483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Great Rift Valley, Volcanoes of the Great Rift Valley, Virunga Mountains, World Heritage Sites in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Volcanoes National Park

Volcanoes National Park (French: Parc National des Volcans) lies in northwestern Rwanda and borders Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda. The national park is known as a haven for the mountain gorilla. It is home to five of the eight volcanoes of the Virunga Mountains, which are covered in rainforest and bamboo. The park was the base for the zoologist Dian Fossey.

Located at -1.48333, 29.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Biosphere reserves of Rwanda, Virunga Mountains, Volcanoes of Rwanda, National parks of Rwanda, Protected areas established in 1925

Musanze District

Musanze is a district in the Northern Province of Rwanda. Its capital city is Ruhengeri, which is also sometimes known as Musanze.

Located at -1.5, 29.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Rwanda

Nyabihu District

Nyabihu is a district (akarere) in Western Province, Rwanda. Its capital is Buhoma (Karago).

Located at -1.65, 29.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Rwanda

Mount Mikeno

Mount Mikeno is a volcanic mountain located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo section of the Virunga Mountains along with Mount Nyiragongo, Mount Nyamuragira, Mount Karisimbi, and Mount Bisoke. At 4,437 metres Mount Mikeno is the second highest peak in the Virunga Mountains and the 13th highest mountain of Africa. Mount Mikeno is home to wildlife such as the mountain gorilla which is on the brink of extinction due to habitat loss, poaching, disease, and war.

Located at -1.46389, 29.4183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Virunga Mountains, Mountains of the Democratic Republic of the Congo