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Rusumo Falls

The Rusumo border with Tanzania, Rusumo, Rwanda
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Worth a visit

Walk down to the old bridge and border crossing and check out the falls. It's worth it and also... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2016
Benjamin B
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Kigali, Rwanda
The construction has finished

I read another review that mentioned that the construction on the bridge made the trip less... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2015
thekirkby
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Bowmanville, Canada
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May 4, 2016
“Worth a visit”
Jul 6, 2015
“The construction has finished”
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The Rusumo border with Tanzania, Rusumo, Rwanda
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Reviewed May 4, 2016

Walk down to the old bridge and border crossing and check out the falls. It's worth it and also worth seeing the genocide memorail on the Rwanda side. We didn't leave the country, so we'll have to check it out from the TZ side another...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed July 6, 2015

I read another review that mentioned that the construction on the bridge made the trip less enjoyable. I am happy to report that the construction is complete. There is now a new bridge for traffic, and the old bridge still stands. Simply hand over your...More

2  Thank thekirkby
Reviewed October 2, 2013

Rusumo falls was very promising on the rwandan website of tourism. But instead of making it a touristic attraction, they made it a ghost town "under construction". Since early this year (2013) they're building a new bridge just next to the old one. When we...More

4  Thank MissCupcake7
Reviewed March 21, 2013

Russo Falls forms the border between Rwanda and Tanzania. Not a particularly tall falls, can't be mentioned in the same breathe as Victoria or Niagara, but it's voluminous rush of water is worth seeing. Journalists reported standing on the bridge in 1994 and watching bloated...More

5  Thank litlady44
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