Lake Kivu is one of the biggest freshwater bodies in East and central Africa. This water body is the best place for swimming because its hippo and bilharzia free.
Lake Kivu is the best place to end your safari because you can swim and lounge on sandy beaches and take a dip in the lake and enjoy a refreshing swim in Lake Kivu.
For most, it is simply a place to relax and chill out, while others take nature walks, go bird watching in a boat or on land, explore some of the islands, the nearby hot springs and more. Lake Kivu has three major towns of Gisenyi, Kibuye, and Cyangugu. These are well-developed towns and attract tourists.