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Discover Gitega in Burundi

Gitega in the region of Gitega with its 23,167 habitants is a place located in Burundi - some 39 mi or ( 63 km ) East of Bujumbura , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Gitega

Local time in Gitega is now 11:19 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Bujumbura " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Mwanza, Musoma, Kigoma, Kigali, and Bukavu. When in this area, you might want to check out Mwanza . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Gitega ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Burundi 2012 in pictures

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Burundi,Some pictures from my holiday in Burundi in Aug 2012. ..

Impact Ministries International In Burundi

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Power to live for Jesus Matt Ford preaching in Burundi on Mission ..

URUKUNDO ( Burundi novembre 2011 ) capitolo 3.mp4

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Kelly Teaching the Children of Burundi

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On a recent mission trip to Burundi, Africa, in support of an organization called The Cries of a Child, Kelly Thoenen took a few moments to share a beautiful message about sharing with a group of Buru ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Gitega (formerly Kitega) is the second largest city in Burundi, lying east of Bujumbura. It is the capital of Gitega Province, one of the 17 provinces of Burundi. It is the home of the Burundi National Museum and the Archdiocese of Gitega. Several karyenda royal drum sanctuaries are located in the area, as well as the ibwami.

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Located at -3.43 29.90 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Gitega Province, Populated places in Burundi

Gitega Province

Gitega is one of the 17 provinces of Burundi. Its capital is Gitega. It has a population of about 675,000 and an area of 1,979 km².

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Located at -3.47 29.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Gitega Province, Provinces of Burundi

Geography of Burundi

Burundi is located in central Africa, to the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, at the co-ordinates {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:3|30|S|30|0|E||| | |name= }}.

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Located at -3.50 30.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
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6th Africa Scout Jamboree

The 6th Africa Scout Jamboree (or Africa Jamboree 2012) took place at Bungere, Gitega Province, Burundi from July 28 to August 6, 2012. The theme was Scouting for a positive change. It has been the 6th official regional Jamboree for the Africa Scout Region of WOSM. The Jamboree was hosted by the Burundi Scout Association. Almost all African countries took part, together with six European countries.

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Located at -3.52 29.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Scouting and Guiding in Burundi


Kibumbu is a town in central Muramvya, Burundi, Africa. It lies on the latitude (DMS): 3° 32' 3 S, and the longitude 29° 44' 29 E.

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Located at -3.53 29.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Populated places in Burundi

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Gitega

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