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Gisenyi Airport is a small airport in Rwanda, serving the region of Gisenyi. The longest runway is 3.330 feet or 1.015 meters long.
Airport size: medium airport Serving area: Gisenyi Longest runway: 3330 (ft)
IATA: GYI, ICAO: HRYG
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About the airport
Gisenyi Airport, with the IATA code "GYI" and the ICAO code "HRYG," is located in the beautiful country of Rwanda. Situated in the town of Gisenyi, this airport serves as a gateway to the stunning Lake Kivu region. Gisenyi Airport offers domestic flights within Rwanda, making it a convenient choice for travelers exploring this part of the country.
The airport features a single terminal building, ensuring a hassle-free experience for passengers. Facilities at Gisenyi Airport include check-in counters, baggage handling services, and a small waiting area. Although compact, the airport provides essential amenities such as restrooms and a café.
Gisenyi Airport's location near Lake Kivu offers travelers the opportunity to explore its scenic beauty, including sandy beaches and breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. The airport's proximity to the town of Gisenyi allows visitors to easily access local attractions, such as hot springs, vibrant markets, and cultural sites.
When planning your trip to Rwanda, consider Gisenyi Airport as a convenient entry point to discover the natural wonders and cultural treasures of the Lake Kivu region.
Hotels and places to stay
LAKE KIVU SERENA HOTEL
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