Visiting the IbyIwachu Cultural Village in Rwanda, the Village is located near Volcanoes National Park in Musanze Kinigi. This Village is a major location for those interested in exploring the local and traditional lifestyles, activities, Rwanda art and fashion, local dances and artifacts of Rwanda. Visiting the Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village in Rwanda will give you an opportunity to see how the local communities benefit and earn directly from this community based tourism initiative to improve their social economic ways of living and as an incentive for conservation of the gorillas and Volcanoes National Park.
What to see in Iby’ Iwachu Cultural Village
Explore a replica of the King’s place guided by local historical and cultural guides, you will have a chance to see the local tradition healers/clinics and pharmacies to learn about the different medicinal trees, shrubs and grasses and how they are administered to the patient for treatment.
Visiting local schools to know how children are taught in a Rwandan school.
Attend a local banana brewery and see how the local beer is made and have a taste.
Learn how different local food Rwanda dishes are done. All process starting from harvesting and preparation of food like ubugari, umutsima, ibirayi and igikoma. Guests can also participate in millet grinding with stones and see whether they have enough balance to carry potatoes and water on their heads.
Visit the Local communities in Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village This includes A 3 hour walk through Nyabigoma village offers tourists a chance to visit homes and farms hence experiencing the rural Rwandan ways of living.
Accommodation in Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village
Accommodation options to stay in during your visit in Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village range from Budget, mid-range to luxury options. You will choose what to stay in depending on your interests and budget. Lodge options include Bisate Lodge, La Locanda, Virunga Lodge, Red Rocks Rwanda and Sabinyo Silverback Lodge among others.
What is the best time to visit Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village?
Visiting the Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village in Rwanda is done throughout the year and the best time is during the months of December to February and then June to October which is always a dry season period making the shoot easy.
How to get to Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village
Visiting the Iby’Iwachu Cultural Village in Rwanda can be accessed by road the roads leading to this town are of good quality and well maintained, the drive here takes approximately 2 hours from Kigali. Private cars are also available and can be hired for about $60 excluding fuel and a driver. However there is also an option to use public buses if you are travelling on a tight budget.
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