Gahanga
in Kicukiro District of Kigali, Rwanda

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-2.015 and 30.108 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -2° 0' 54" and E 30° 6' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - RWF
Spoken languages:
Kinyarwanda, English, French, Swahili
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:40 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Kigali
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 5:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Rwanda in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Rwanda.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Rwanda. Last Update: 2020-06-06 07:20:59

Touring Gahanga

Gahanga in Kicukiro District (Kigali) is a town located in Rwanda a little south-east of Kigali, the country's capital place.

Time in Gahanga is now 05:40 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kigali with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Gahanga. The closest airport in Rwanda is Kigali International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North-East. 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 Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda at a distance of 82 mi (or 132 km). Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kigali, Rwamagana, Gitarama, Byumba and Nyanza. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 8th of June 2020

24°C (75 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 9th of June 2020

24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 10th of June 2020

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Kigali Radisson Blu Hotel and Convention Centre

Address
4,3 mi
KIGALI ROUNDABOUT
TBA Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Kigali Marriott Hotel

Address
5,3 mi
KN 3 Avenue, Nyarugenge District
Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


HOTEL DES MILLE COLLINES

Address
5,7 mi
Rue de lArmee
1322 Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Nobleza Hotel

Address
1,5 mi
Kk 528 Street
6975 Kicukiro
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chez Lando

Address
3,9 mi
KG 201st , Airport Road
Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 17:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Galaxy Hotel Rwanda

Address
5,6 mi
7 Kn 25 st
Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 03:00 - Checkin: 09:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Kigali Park Inn by Radisson

Address
5,1 mi
AVENUE DE KIYOVU AND RES DES PARCS PLOT 5457 KIYOVU
Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


KIGALI SERENA HOTEL

Address
5,1 mi
BOULEVARD DE LA REVOLUTION
000250 Kigali
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


CITYBLUE HOTEL AND SUITES EMBASSY ROW KI

Address
5,2 mi
KG 7 AVE
00000 KIGALI
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


URBAN BY CITYBLUE KIGALI RWANDA

Address
5,3 mi
KN 51 ST KIGALI
00000 KIGALI
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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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.

École Technique Officielle

The École Technique Officielle was a Salesian secondary school in Kigali, Rwanda. On April 11, 1994, during the 1994 Rwandan Genocide, over 2,000 Rwandans abandoned by the UN, in the school in which they set up base to supervise the peace between the Hutu and Tutsi, were murdered by extremist militia. This event is the subject of the movie Shooting Dogs by Michael Caton-Jones.

Located at -1.98056, 30.1067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kigali, Rwandan Genocide, Schools in Rwanda

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18 Jun
2020

Rwanda Enduro
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
More Information: eventful.com.