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Bukonje Destination Guide

Discover Bukonje in Rwanda

Bukonje in the region of Eastern Province is a town located in Rwanda - some 53 mi or ( 84 km ) North of Kigali , the country's capital .

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Local time in Bukonje is now 05:58 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Kigali " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Mwanza, Musoma, Kigoma, Rwamagana, and Muvumba. When in this area, you might want to check out Mwanza . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Bukonje ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Nyagatare District

Nyagatare is the largest and second most populous district (akarere) in Rwanda. Located in Eastern Province, Rwanda, Nyagatare occupies the North East extremity of Rwanda. Its capital is Nyagatare city, the former capital of the now defunct Umutara province. Nyagatare District borders Uganda in the North, Tanzania in the East, Gatsibo District of the in the South, and Gicumbi District of the Northern Province in the West.

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Located at -1.30 30.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Districts of Rwanda, Eastern Province, Rwanda, Nyagatare District


The nearby town in Uganda is called Mirama Hills. Kagitumba Kagitumba is located in RwandaKagitumbaKagitumba Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:01|04|20|S|30|27|00|E|type:city_region:RW | |name= }} Country 25px Rwanda Provinces of Rwanda Eastern Province District Nyagatare District Government  • Mayor Elevation Bad rounding here{{#invoke:Math|precision_format| 4,265.0918635171 | 1-3 }} ft (1,300 m) Kagitumba is a town in Rwanda.

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Located at -1.07 30.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Eastern Province, Rwanda, Nyagatare District, Populated places in Rwanda, Rwanda–Uganda border crossings

Mirama Hills

The nearby town in Uganda is called Kagitumba. Mirama Hills Mirama Hills is located in UgandaMirama HillsMirama Hills Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:01|03|18|S|30|27|18|E|type:city | |name= }} Elevation 1,360 m Time zone EAT Mirama Hills is a town in Western Uganda.

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Located at -1.05 30.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Ntungamo District, Populated places in Uganda, Rwanda–Uganda border crossings