Muslim Quarter, Kigali

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Tour the multicultural environment of Muslim Quarter, one of the oldest quarters of Kigali. A modern, vivid green-and-white mosque dominates this neighborhood packed with tailor shops, hair salons, restaurants, mini-markets, and recording studios. Take in the urban energy, browse through a souk, and get a sense of the Arab influence in Africa. One of Kigali's most active neighborhoods, the area also offers excellent views of the city. Put Muslim Quarter into our Kigali trip itinerary builder tool to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Kigali.
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  • I enjoyed the walk in this popular and colorful neighborhood. I recommend it. I felt very comfortable strolling the busy streets
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  • This is the part of the city that never sleeps. It's super packed and busy at all hours of the day, but I never feel unsafe here.  more »
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