Muramvya Province

Muramvya Province
Burundi - Muramvya.svg
Country Burundi
CapitalMuramvya
Area
 • Total695.52 km2 (268.54 sq mi)
Population
(2008 census)
 • Total292,589
 • Density420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)

Muramvya Province is one of the 18 provinces of Burundi. The capital city is Muramvya. In 2007 the province was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List.

Culture

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

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