ORTPN Rest House (Gisakura Guest House)

Location: Close to Nyungwe Tropical Forest, south-western side of Rwanda

Rooms: 12 rooms.

Facilities: Restaurant, bar.

Activities: Guided forest walks, visits to the nearby Gisakura Tea Estate, birdwatching.

Children: Children are welcome.

Our Opinion: ORTPN Rest House, also known as Gisakura Guest House offers simple accommodation with 12 basic rooms and shared bathrooms. The surrounding tropical forest is home to hundreds of different birds, butterflies and over 75 species of mammals, making the lodge an ideal base from which to explore the park.




A Visa is required for UK passport holders.

Health Requirements

Yellow Fever vaccination required if arriving from an endemic area.

Time Difference

GMT + 3 Hours

Flight Time

10hrs Indirect


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