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Go Gisenyi Tours

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the half day coffee tour with Fred. Such a pleasant way to spend the morning - a relaxed boat ride on the lake to the coffee plantation, followed by a very comprehensive tour on the entire coffee making process. You get to pound...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Meg P
Reviewed July 4, 2019

Joined a tour group from Dubai for 2 days of the Congo Nile Trek and evening boat trip in Gisenyi and a final day tour of Kigali. The trek was fairly easy, on dirt roads winding through villages and farms with beautiful views of the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Barry R
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Francis is incredible! We had two days at Lake Kivu and he suggested tours that were right up our alley. We did a coffee plantation tour and a one day hike along the Congo Nile Trail. Francis is an incredibly reliable and informative guide and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Carra M
Reviewed February 20, 2019

My husband and I did a 2 day hike on the Congo Nile Trail, starting in Gisenyi with an overnight at the very basic Cyimbiri guesthouse, right on Lake Kivu. The hiking was fairly rigorous but fun. There were beautiful views of hills and farms...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ljtraveler3
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

Francis was very kind and reachable. He rented us 2 bikes in good state, and was okay that we do our 2 days excursion without a guide -which he can provide if you prefer- He was also flexible about the return of the bikes. Moreover...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pelebenoit
Reviewed January 19, 2019

Organization of the whole trip was very smooth and easy. Francis provided all necessary informations, answered all open questions very quickly and arranged our extra wishes (waking pole, transport, adjustments to the hike). Fred was an excellent guide with detailed knowledge about the area and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chrisseh2014
Reviewed January 13, 2019

We wanted to make a three days hike on the Congo Nile Trail and we contacted several tour operators. Francis was very responsive and offered a three days tour which means that we needed a transport from some point of the trail to Kibuye (normally...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Claudia D
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Francis is great! He took the time to listen what type of experience we wanted and recommended us a very nice trail from Gisenyi to Musasa, and the go up to Knomero and go back to Gisenyi by the main road crossing Gishwati Forest and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Florenciamolina
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We booked a 4-day hiking on the Congo Nile trail only a day before start. Francis and Fred were very kind and provided all essential informations before the start of our trek. Hiking itself was a bit tiring (because of the sun), otherwise it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Incredible experience with GoGisenyi. Francis was very communicative and responded very quickly to my questions before the ride. Cesar my guide was amazing. Very helpful, knowledgeable of the area, conversational, and genuinely cares about his work and making sure his clients have the best possible...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brady K
Francisrafiki, General Manager at Go Gisenyi Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Hi Brady, Thank you so much for your kind words ,we always value a lot your feedback after your time and experience with us we hope you had an amazingly time ever,we believe you will come back again! Francis

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Response from Claudia D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, I do not have a specific map of Lake Kivu, only Google Maps. We only made a 3 days tour starting in Gisenyi. The first day was a 24 km hike to Cyimburi, next day 15 km to Kinunu and third day 12 km to a place... More
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