Muramvya Province

Muramvya Province
province
Burundi - Muramvya.svg
Country   Burundi
Capital Muramvya
Area
 • Total 695.52 km2 (268.54 sq mi)
Population (2008 census)
 • Total 292,589
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)

Muramvya Province is one of the 18 provinces of Burundi. The capital is Muramvya. It has a unique cultural landscape (see below).

Culture

The area is renowned for the route of enthronement of the Bami (or kings), the royal capital of Mbuye, the necropolis of the queens mothers in Mpotsa, and the royal necropolis of Nkiko-Mugamba, amongst other things. [1]

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