Consulate General of the Republic of Rwanda in Australia

FAQ Categories Security and Health

What immunisations and vaccinations do I need?

All travellers should visit either their personal doctor or a travel health clinic six to eight weeks before departure. The following immunisations/vaccinations are compulsory for travel to all areas of Rwanda: Yellow Fever The following immunisations/vaccinations are recommended for travel to all areas of Rwanda: Diphtheria Hepatitis A Malaria prophylaxis… Read More

Can tourists walk around in Kigali safely?

Yes, they can. Rwanda is perhaps the most crime-free African country and Kigali is a very safe city. Although tourists should beware of pickpockets in busy markets and bus stations. In public places, tourists should keep a close eye on their possessions and avoid having valuable or large amounts of… Read More