Guidebook for Kigali

Kristine

Guidebook for Kigali

Food Scene
Variety of crepes - the Norveigenne sounds odd with smoked salmon, but is one of my favorites.
Kimy Gourmand Crêperie
Variety of crepes - the Norveigenne sounds odd with smoked salmon, but is one of my favorites.
Authentic local buffet
Afrika Bite
7 KG 674 St
Authentic local buffet
Authentic high quality imported Japanese food and sushi. Delicious but expensive! Run by a Japanese expat.
Kiseki Authentic Japanese Restaurant
Authentic high quality imported Japanese food and sushi. Delicious but expensive! Run by a Japanese expat.
Amazing authentic food with open air seating and gardens. Come hungry because the portions are generous!
Lalibela Ethiopian Restaurant
Amazing authentic food with open air seating and gardens. Come hungry because the portions are generous!
Cafe/restaurant nestled among jungle trees. Look out for monkeys in the trees!
Shokola Café
Cafe/restaurant nestled among jungle trees. Look out for monkeys in the trees!
Drinks & Nightlife
Popular spot with views of the city, hookah, bar, club, asian fusion restaurant, and bakery. Weekends you can go clubbing, weekdays it's a chill place to grab food or a drink.
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Papyrus
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Popular spot with views of the city, hookah, bar, club, asian fusion restaurant, and bakery. Weekends you can go clubbing, weekdays it's a chill place to grab food or a drink.
A bar restaurant with jazz nights
White Horse Restaurant
A bar restaurant with jazz nights
Arts & Culture
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Kigali Genocide Memorial
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Local art gallery; Thursday night happy hours with live music in a charming indoor/outdoor setting with gardens
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Inema Arts Centre
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Local art gallery; Thursday night happy hours with live music in a charming indoor/outdoor setting with gardens
Heaven is a great spot for food, drinks, brunch, and the small art shops attached to the restaurant. There is a nice big wooden deck shaded by beautiful hanging trees.
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Heaven Restaurant & Boutique Hotel
7 KN 29 St
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Heaven is a great spot for food, drinks, brunch, and the small art shops attached to the restaurant. There is a nice big wooden deck shaded by beautiful hanging trees.
Shopping
A cultural center that empowers local women to create and sell authentic crafts, clothing, and souvenirs.
Nyamirambo Women's Centre
A cultural center that empowers local women to create and sell authentic crafts, clothing, and souvenirs.
Handmade local jewelry, accessories, arts, crafts, and souvenirs.
Abraham Konga Collections
Handmade local jewelry, accessories, arts, crafts, and souvenirs.
Essentials
Most basics at generally low prices.
Simba Supermarket Gishushu
Most basics at generally low prices.
Wide selection of basic and imported groceries and housewares at generally higher prices.
Nakumatt City Centre
Wide selection of basic and imported groceries and housewares at generally higher prices.
Exchange money here or at other forex bureaus. Keep in mind that larger bills get a better exchange rate.
Lavita Forex
Exchange money here or at other forex bureaus. Keep in mind that larger bills get a better exchange rate.
Watch out for card skimmers on ATMs. Check for anything unusual about the ATM, and if it seems suspicious, go to another one.
Ecobank ATM
Watch out for card skimmers on ATMs. Check for anything unusual about the ATM, and if it seems suspicious, go to another one.
Services for American citizens including security and other assistance.
Embassy of the United States
Services for American citizens including security and other assistance.
T2000 is a huge supermarket full of cheap chinese imports. Convenient and well-stocked with everything from clothing to appliances to groceries and some bizarre things in between.
T-2000 Supermarket
T2000 is a huge supermarket full of cheap chinese imports. Convenient and well-stocked with everything from clothing to appliances to groceries and some bizarre things in between.
Entertainment & Activities
Mamba has a bar, swimming pool, beach volleyball court and best of all, a bowling alley! Pleasant open air setting with trees and a children's park.
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Mamba Club
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Mamba has a bar, swimming pool, beach volleyball court and best of all, a bowling alley! Pleasant open air setting with trees and a children's park.
Parks & Nature
Perched at the top of Mt. Kigali with sweeping views, this ranch has horseback riding, ziplines, trampolines, and more. Book in advance: https://www.sengha.com/aboutus.html
Fazenda Sengha
Perched at the top of Mt. Kigali with sweeping views, this ranch has horseback riding, ziplines, trampolines, and more. Book in advance: https://www.sengha.com/aboutus.html