Volcanoes National park is situated in the far northwest of Rwanda; it protects the steep slopes of this magnificent mountain range – home of the rare mountain gorilla – and the rich mosaic of montane ecosystems, which embrace evergreen and bamboo forest, open grassland, swamp and heath.
On the visit to the ‘Land of a Thousand Hills’, one should not miss out on the magnificent opportunity to visit Rwanda’s parc National des volcans which consist of 125 square kilometers of mountain forest and home to the six Virunga Volcanoes and the world famousmountain gorillas.The exhilarating climb to the gorilla’s natural habitat of shady bamboo forest offers fantastic views in all directions, before the trackers are immersed in the mysterious intimacy of the rainforest, a live with the calls of colourful birds and the chattering of rare golden monkey.
The market town of Musanze has a memorable setting at the base of the Virungas.Musanze town offers a good selection of upper-range and mid- range hotels as well as reasonably-priced small hotels and guest houses.Below are some of the activities that are enjoyed when you happen to visit volcanoes national park;
Mountain gorilla tracking
Natural and community tourism initiates
Beautiful scenery of Virunga Mountains
Dianey Fossey tomb
Twin lakes of Burera and Buhondo
Golden monkey tracking
Volcanoes national park has a lot of accommodation that are situated both within and outside the park which include;
Mountain gorilla view hotel
Lake Kivu serena hotel
Kinigi guest house
Bird nest hotel