1 Day Bisoke Hike

A 1 Day Bisoke hike is an adventure experience to one of the 8 volcanoes in the Virunga Massif. This 1 Day Rwanda tour is one of the thrilling experiences you should not miss on your Rwanda safari. Travelers hike and descend on the same day hence a chance for short time travelers. Mount Bisoke stands at 3,711 meters and is one the 8 volcanoes that make the chain of the Virunga volcanoes.1 Day Mount Bisoke Hike

1 Day Bisoke Hike - Climb Mt Bisoke (3,711Mtrs)

Wake up very early, have breakfast and transfer to volcanoes national park. Gather at the park headquarters, attend a short briefing about hiking do and don’ts and then transfer to the hiking starting point with your packed lunch and enough drinking water. The hike takes roughly 4 hours to reach the summit and 2 hours to descend. You will enjoy the fresh breath at the volcano summit with spectacular views of Kigali city, neighboring countries and volcanoes national park.

 Mount Bisoke is located in Volcanoes National park on Rwanda border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. The lower slopes of mount Bisoke shelter wild animals including the endangered gorillas which give hikers high chances of meeting them. Besides hiking Mount Bisoke, Volcanoes National park is home to 10 habituated mountain gorillas which make it a centre of gorilla trekking experiences.

The gorilla families in VNP include Hirwa, Karisimbi, Umubano, Agasya, SusaA, Amahoro, Pablo and Titus. Moreso, Volcanoes National park is home to the endangered golden monkeys which are not found anywhere else in the country. Other activities to do in Volcanoes National Park include bird watching, nature walks, cultural tours to the gorilla guardian village, Musanze caves and visiting twin lakes

Other Volcanoes in the Virunga Massif include:-

  • Mount Nyiragongo (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Mount Nyamuragira (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Mount Muhabura (Uganda)
  • Mount Gahinga (Uganda)
  • Mount Sabyinyo (Uganda)
  • Mount Mikeno (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Mount Karisimbi (Rwanda)

Included in this tour package;

• Hiking permit fee
• Park Ranger Fees
• Relevant Government Taxes
• Full Board Accommodation
• Full-time English speaking Driver/Guide
• Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
• Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.


• Airfares
• Visa Fees
• Personal Insurance
• Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities.

Safari Vehicles

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