2 days mount Bisoke safari
2 days mount Bisoke safari will give you the opportunity to explore one of the 8 virunga mountains in volcanoes national park Mountain Bisoke which is one of the highest mountains in Rwanda that stands at an elevation of 3711 metres. Interesting about the safari in the country, you will get to see a number of attractions in the park like during the hike you will get to see a number of attractions like the different Rwanda gorilla families, golden monkeys, chimpanzees, vervet monkey, black and white colobus monkeys among other attraction in the park. You will also get to participate in the Kigali city tour where you will visit a number of rewarding sites like the Kimironko market, presidential palace, and Kigali genocide memorial museum among others for rewarding experiences.
HIGHLIGHTS OF 2 DAYS MOUNT BISOKE SAFARI
- Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
- Day 2: Mount Bisoke hike
DETAILED ITINERARY FOR YOUR SAFARI
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Volcanoes National Park.
On day one of your 2 days mount Bisoke hike, depending on your location in Kigali city your guide for your safari will welcome you to the land of 1000 hills Rwanda, where you will get amazing views of the country as you get ready to take part in the activity. Before carrying out the activity, you will take part in a briefing session of the rules and regulations to follow, the different activities you will take part in among other interesting features of your safari for a rewarding experiences f your safari. After the briefing session your 2 days mount karisimbi hike safari will officially begin with a Kigali city tour which will offer amazing experiences as you get to learn more about the people of Rwanda for instance if you visit the Kigali genocide memorial museum you will understand more about the events that led to the occurrence of the 1994 Rwanda genocide as you visit the different exhibition areas in the museum which will give you an insight of what happened during the dark period in the country you will also visit the presidential palace where the plane of the then president of Rwanda Habyarimana Juvenale was shot down and this led to his death and this sparked the massive killings of the Tutsis and hence the 1994 Rwanda genocide. During the Kigali city tour you will also visit Kimironko market where you will purchase a number of products made by the locals for instance a number of African fabrics, souvenirs among other interesting products, fresh organic fruits and so on. At the end of your Kigali city tour, you will have lunch and make your way to Ruhengeri the home of volcanoes national park. On reaching the park you will transfer to your hotel for refreshments dinner and overnight stay. Alternatively in the evening you can participate in community walks in the Ibyiwacu village where you will understand more about the people of Rwanda through dance, cultural dishes, and cultural performances among other educative yet entertaining presentations.
Day 2: Mount Bisoke hike
On day two of your 2 days mount Bisoke hike safari, after an early morning breakfast at your hotel, you will be picked by your guide for your safari in Rwanda, volcanoes national park who will transfer you to the park headquarters in order to take part in the mount Bisoke hike after participating in the briefing session where you will get to know more about the rules and regulations to follow during the activity for a safe activity in the park. As you hike mount Bisoke you will have rewarding experiences during your 2 days mount Bisoke safari.
During the hike you will get to see a number the different animal species that can be seen while on the hike and these include the Mountain Gorillas, Golden Monkeys which are very common in the bamboo forests you will also get the chance to see Forest Elephants, Buffaloes, waterbucks. Preceding with the hike you will also get the opportunity to see the largest Crater Lake in Rwanda, Lake Bisoke on the summit of mount Bisoke which is a habitat of water birds like the African fish eagle, African grey horn bill, heron and many more. You will head back to your starting point and your guide for the safari will transfer you to Kigali city and drop you at a location of your choice or Kigali international airport which will mark the end of your 2 days Mount Bisoke safari
End of 2 days mount Bisoke safari
- Pickup and drop off in Kigali
- An English speaking guide
- Entrance permits
- bottled water
- 4X4 safari vehicle and Fuel
- All transport costs as per the trip
- An armed ranger
- Visa fees
- Personal expenses
- Telephone calls/ costs
- Rwanda visa fees
- Activities that are not included on the itinerary