Bujumbura Holidays

Burundi's capital city is situated on the picturesque shores of Lake Tanganyika. While swimming in the water is not advised due to the hippo population, the beaches provide a relaxing place to mingle with locals and take in the lake's view. Bujumbura offers many things to do, such as local …

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How to get to Bujumbura

Here's what you need to know about getting to Bujumbura. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Bujumbura takes 14 hours, 25 minutes.

When to go to Bujumbura

Typical Holiday Price

£922 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Bujumbura varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Bujumbura.

Where to stay in Bujumbura

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Bujumbura, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Bujumbura

Celeny Da Silva
Celeny Da SilvaNew York City

Probably not worth the petrol.

Katie McQue
Katie McQueLondon

Hmmm. There was a civil war going on at this point.

Carlo Grossi
Carlo GrossiRome

Fred Murai
Fred MuraiNairobi

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