Kayonza is a small town in Kayonza district, Eastern Province, Rwanda.
The town is centered on a roundabout, where the road east from Kigali splits into the road running north to the Ugandan border, and the road south to Tanzania. It is a major transport hub because of this junction, where a sizeable taxi-minibus park and terminus offers the Okapi, Atraco and Stella express services. It is also used as an overnight rest stop for truck drivers from Tanzania to Kigali and beyond. A small hotel provides basic accommodation, and there are two petrol pumps, a conference centre, a twice-weekly market and various bars and television halls.
Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Kayonza.
Kayonza may not be as popular as other cities in Rwanda, but don’t let that fool you. Kayonza is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Kayonza.
The best restaurants in kayonza includes but not limited to Akagera, neighbors, Imigongo art center, Urugo Roadside café and etc.
The top attraction is the Akagera National Park.