Experience Gorilla trekking in Rwanda, cultural tours and visit Dian Fossey on your Karisimbi Hiking Tour
Mount Karisimbi is among the 8 volcanoes part of the Virunga conservation region that borders of Congo, Rwanda and Uganda which include Mount Bisoke, Mount Muhabura, Mount Sabyinyo, Mikeno volcano, Nyiragongo volcano and mount Nyamuragira. Mount Karasimbi is always snow capped even in the dry months of the year hence it derives its name from a local word to mean “Amasimbi” referred to as “Snow “ or “white shell” in Kinyarwanda language.
Karisimbi hiking Safaris offers moutain climbing – a real challenge that requires the hiker to be physically prepared for it. Being located right in Volcanoes national park and a legendary place (Karisoke research center) where Dian Fossey is based to protect mountain gorillas, chances of coming access gorillas are quite possible. A hike to Karisimbi’s summit is not an ordinary one, but also affords sights of several bird varieties, primates like monkeys since the volcano lies in the primates’ park of Volcanoes.
We organize and implement bespoke of gorilla trekking tour packages to Rwanda, Uganda and Congo, Rwanda cultural tours in Ibyiwacu cultural village, and Kigali city tours in Kigali genocide memorials, Rwanda wildlife safaris and primate tracking in Akagera National Park, all designed to meet our clients travel expectations along hiking Karisimbi.
Explore all the beauty of this land on your Rwanda safari ranging from the stunning views of the rolling hills to the green fringe of bushlands overshadowing the Virunga mountain ranges in the short time possible. Besides Gorilla trekking Rwanda, reach out to Akagera National Park and catch sight of the big five games, proceed to the magical Nyungwe forest national park for chimpanzee trekking and canopy walk.