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Nyamirambo Women's Center Walking Tours

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A fascinating insight

I've looked at areas like this from afar, but it was wonderful to be able to go on a walking tour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Janine R
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Melbourne, Australia
Excellent and authentic experience

We had such an amazing time at the NWC. We did the cooking class and the walking tour. The cooking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ragna S
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Oslo, Norway
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NWC was founded in 2008 as a self-help group and quickly grew to become a center that offers free education for women in the Nyamirambo neighbourhood. Today women can join the center for classes in English, literacy, computer, sewing and...more
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House 22, KN 7 Avenue | Nyamirambo Women’s Center, Kigali, Rwanda
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+250 787 409 137
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nyamirambo, a interesting part of town. Here women came together to uplift themselves from poverty. This allowed them to do somethings on their own and become financial independent thus avoiding loitering. They take you around to show how they spend their daily life and what...More

Thank Samsafarisrwanda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've looked at areas like this from afar, but it was wonderful to be able to go on a walking tour with women who obviously had credibility with their community, and to see the bustle of life close-up. I was grateful to be accommodated into...More

Thank Janine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had such an amazing time at the NWC. We did the cooking class and the walking tour. The cooking class was in a home across the road from the centre and we ended up making six delicious dishes under thoughtful and careful supervision of...More

Thank Ragna S
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We were met on arrival by Marie and then given a wonderful introduction the centre and its history by Honore. There are now over 50 women working in the cooperative. We were given a tour of the cooperative and then of various local workshops and...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We highly recommend this activity. Went with Sylvie as our guide. She was polite, patient and knowledgeable throughout our tour. We did not take the lunch option but looking forward to that possibility in the future.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

I did this tour back in 2014, and tried to add the organization to TripAdvisor then, but for some reason it was rejected. I'm glad to see they are now listed! This tour was a huge highlight of my trip to Rwanda. Excellent guides, and...More

1  Thank Zora O
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I enjoyed this tour which focuses on a small area of Kigali and gives you insight into regular people's lives. This isn't a tour where you're going to learn political history, and that's ok, it doesn't try to be that. Instead you get to do...More

Thank bfwolf35805
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We loved this walking tour. A real experience of how the people live here. So many interesting sights. Our guides were so friendly and informative, with excellent English. It was especially good to know that by doing this tour you are helping to support so...More

2  Thank Nicole20162016
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Just a short tour but gives an insight into people’s lives in this area of Kigali and an understanding of the history. With a delicious lunch at the end. Everyone was really friendly and the team at the centre was great. Enjoyable tour and supporting...More

1  Thank Glyn W
NWCKigali, Manager at Nyamirambo Women's Center Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank so much Glyn.

Reviewed 29 December 2017

The walking tour organised by the centre is a great way to get in touch with the people of this district of Kigali. After an explanation about how the women's centre was founded and how it works, we were taken on a relaxed tour of...More

Thank Corinne T
NWCKigali, Manager at Nyamirambo Women's Center Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Dear Corinne, Thank you so much for the review , we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the walking tour.

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Response from Ismael N | Reviewed this property |
The tour is 15,000rwf and 3,000 for Lunch
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