A land of a thousand hills is a true description of this beautiful country Rwanda!, hills are literally everywhere whether in the city or country side, but most amazingly Rwanda hosts five of the eight volcanoes which form the Virunga mountain ranges found in the Albertine Rift. Virunga conservation area covers Rwanda, Uganda & DR Congo (Volcanoes National Park, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Virunga national Park). A lot is shared in this region right from the thick vegetation, volcanoes both extinct and active, endangered species like the Mountain gorillas, Golden monkeys and a good number of bird species. Volcanoes in Rwanda include Mount Karisimbi, Bisoke, uhabura, Gahinga & Sabyinyo

gorilla-trekkingVolcanoes National Park itself is graced by 3 of these volcanoes that include; Muhabura, Gahinga & Sabyinyo. Hiking trips are organized to exploit all the five and is another adventure way to enjoy a longer safari in Rwanda. The stunning volcanoes offer one of those rare experiences, more so at Mount Muhavura you get the chance to view all the three countries while at one stop. Hikes to these volcanoes usually takes 1 – 2 days and can be a good way to spice up your gorilla tracking safari In Rwanda. Below are the sample itineraries