Mount Heha is the highest mountain in Burundi rising to the height of 2,670 meters being the highest point in the Burundi Highlands mountain range. It is located in the Bujumbura Rural province of Burundi and it lies approximately 20 km to the east of Lake Tanganyika and about 30 km to the southeast of Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi
Activities to do in Mount Heha Burundi
Mount hehe being located high up in the higher altitudes east of Lake Tanganyika makes it one of the best places to hike in Burundi
Hiking mount Heha Burundi
There are very nice hiking trails in the lower parts of the mountain for those that love hiking can have fun hiking around the mountain.
Being located high up travelers can get incredible views of Lake Tanganyika and the surrounding community areas
How to Get to Mount Heha
By road, Mount Heha is just 30 km southeast of Burundi’s main capital Bujumbura and travelers can use preferable private cars as they may be gone for some time in the mountains and the guide can take care.
When to Visit Mount Heha Burundi
Mount Heha is open to visitors all year round and travelers do not have to worry about any travel restrictions but of course, rain season can affect hiking activities.
What to wear for Hikes in Mount Heha
Hiking activities are fun when you wear the right gear and travelers traveling to Mount Heha for hiking should ensure that they have the following rain Jacket, hut, light short-sleeved shirt, long trousers, hiking boots, and long stocking that helps you tuck in your pants
Other important items include a bag pack, drinking water, walking sticks, energy bars, sunglasses, sunscreen, cameras, and spear battery.
Where to Stay in Mount Heha
Preferable clients can stay in Bujumbura and just drive to the mountains in the morning and hike later return back to Bujumbura and the options in Bujumbura include Kangaroo hotel Bujumbura, Hotel Club Du Lac Tanganyika.