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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Point of Interest
“this is the general Gisenyi market located downtown where you can find all needed basic materials like clothes,shoes,food,fruits,etc... recommended also!!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“one of other qualified and clean restaurant offering delicious food its good for all budgets highly recommended”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“Le Palm Garden Lodge est un magnifique hôtel situé a Gisenyi. Elle se trouve juste à coté des points d'eau chaude crée par le contact entre l'eau du lac Kivu et les roches volcaniques. De plus le lodge propose des balades en vélos, des activités sportifs et des activités de loisirs. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Embassy
“Above and around the CEPGL building, nice walking path with view on the city and the lake; possibility to walk to downtown. Au-dessus et autour du bâtiment de la CEPGL, sentiers de promenade avec vue sur la ville et sur le lac Kivu. Possibilité de se promener jusqu'au centre ville.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“If you want to spent a nice and quiet dinner with the sound and view of Lake Kivu, this is the place to go. Good food. Si vous souhaitez passer une soirée agréable et paisible au bord du lac Kivu, c'est le lieu où vous rendre. Bonne nourriture.”
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
“Hotel and restaurant on the hill, with a large view on Lake Kivu. Hotel et restaurant à flanc de colline, avec une large vue sur le lac Kivu”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“this is one of the library located downtown to gisenyi where you can have access of reading books and get a free high speed 4G WiFi where you can access over the network highly recommended”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Large piscine avec vue imprenable sur le lac Kivu! Aussi restaurant et hôtel. Large swimming pool with amazing view on Lake Kivu! Also restaurant and hotel. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Bakery and european products, "Chez Habib" is probably one of the best known minimarket in Gisenyi. Boulangerie et produits de base, c'est la supérette probablement la plus connue de Gisenyi: "Chez Habib".”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“better place for recreation where you can find cheap boat touring with some expert trainers Highly recommended!!”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“This is one of the greatest and clean super market inside gisenyi highly recommended for people who come to visit gisenyi it is located downtown in gisenyi”
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
“kkep in mind that the gisenyi bus station will help you get access of some taxi cars which can help you to travel to the downtown and taximen can orient you.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“one of other qualified and clean restaurant offering delicious food its good for all budgets highly recommended”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you want to spent a nice and quiet dinner with the sound and view of Lake Kivu, this is the place to go. Good food. Si vous souhaitez passer une soirée agréable et paisible au bord du lac Kivu, c'est le lieu où vous rendre. Bonne nourriture.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Bakery and european products, "Chez Habib" is probably one of the best known minimarket in Gisenyi. Boulangerie et produits de base, c'est la supérette probablement la plus connue de Gisenyi: "Chez Habib".”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Peace Corner is a welknown place in Gisenyi to eat goat meat and all kind of grilled meats. You can have a table in the garden, in small private rooms or in restaurant rooms. Also available: a bar with pool. Le "Peace Corner" est LA place où aller pour manger des grillades à Gisenyi! Vous pouvez manger dans le jardin, dans des pièces individuelles ou dans la salle restaurant. Aussi disponible: bar avec billard.”
  • 1 local recommends

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