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Language: Kinyarwanda; French; English
Area: 26,338 sq. km
Capital City: Kigali
± GMT: +2 hours
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Exercise a high degree of caution in Rwanda because of the risk of rebel and criminal activity.
Pay close attention to your personal security at all times and monitor the media for information about possible new safety or security risks.
Reconsider your need to travel to the areas bordering Burundi because of the high risk of conflict between government forces and rebels. These areas include the Nyungwe Forest.
You are advised not to travel to the areas bordering the Democratic Republic of the Congo because of the volatile and unpredictable security situation in this region.
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The Australian government and Smart Traveller recommend appropriate insurance information if you are travelling overseas and to ensure that you are properly covered with comprehensive travel insurance.
The cost of medical, dental and let alone the inconvenience of the lost luggage can ruin your holiday.