Africa - Burundi (Chapter)
This is the Burundi chapter from Lonely Planet's Africa guidebook.
Beautiful but tortured Burundi is defined by an incongruous mix of soaring mountains, languid lakeside communities and ongoing ethnic conflict. While much of the country is out of bounds, this chapter introduces you to its steamy lakeside capital Bujumbura and some fine inland beaches.
- visit La Pierre de Livingstone et Stanley, the rock where those fateful words 'Dr Livingstone, I presume?' were uttered
- live it up with the fun-loving locals in Bujumbura, dining out in style then dancing the night away
- transport & directory
- journey to the southernmost source of the Nile at Mt Kikizi
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Bujumbura & around, Gitega, Source du Nil, Directory.
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