Combining Gorilla Trekking In Rwanda And Mount Bisoke Hike : Visiting Rwanda is the most rewarding safari destination that everyone should visit if they are interested in a safari in Africa. the country boost of the unique vegetation cover, the rolling hills which have also gained the nickname of ’’the alps of Africa’’ the country is also a home to a number of endangered species among other rewarding features that have attracted a number of travellers to visit the country to make their way to enjoy the rewarding species and a number of different activities in the wild. In this article we are going to take you on a rewarding journey of combining the mountain gorillas and mount bisoke which will give you a different safari experience as you participate in either of the activities.
Mount bisoke hike and gorilla trekking in Rwanda will both lead you to Volcanoes national park one of the most visited national park where you will watch half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas, you will also get to watch the Albertine endemic species like the golden monkey and a number of numerous bird species.
Gorilla trekking in Volcanoes national park will lead you along the Virunga mountains in Rwanda namely mount muhabura, mount sabyinyo, mount bisoke, mount gahinga and mount karisimbi that you will get to hike to access the habituated gorilla families in Rwanda. get ready to watch a number of bird species like; the long-crested eagle handsome Francolin, Rwenzori Batis Dusky turtle love, paradise flycatcher, archer’s ground robin, African Rwenzori, double collared sunbird, marsh harrier, Ruwenzori turaco, common moorhen Ruwenzori night jar, grey throated tit, the dusky crimson wing, red-faced woodland warbler which is a great opportunity for travellers on the hike interested in birding in Rwanda.
When you get to your habituated gorilla families, you will get to spend an hour with the species observing their rewarding features in the wild as they co-exist with one another as you observe their different activities, take pictures to make your safari experience quite memorable. While you participate in both the activity you will get access to a knowledgeable guide who will give you all the relevant information about the hike and the primate species as they carry out their daily activities and the ranger who will protect you against any vicious attacks during your safari experience in the wild.
Mount Bisoke is among the Virunga mountain in Rwanda that you can hike to have the most rewarding safari experience. The mountain hike starts as early as 7 am therefore get ready to watch all that is hidden along the slopes. As you hike the mountain, you will have clear views of the Karisoke research station where process gorilla trekking in Africa was made possible. The research station was used by Dian Fossey to do her research on the mountain gorillas to ensure their sustainability since their numbers were decreasing. The hike will also give you access to a number of animal species like the forest elephants, buffaloes, a number of primate species like the golden monkeys, the vervet monkey the silver monkey, Hamlyn’s monkey, the silver monkey and many other attractions in the wild for a rewarding safari experience.
Combining gorilla trekking in Rwanda and hiking mount bisoke will give you the most rewarding safari experience and important to note about the activities is the fact that both of them start very early in the morning therefore the minimum number of days you should consider to take part in the activities in two days to help you enjoy the most of what both the activities entail. a gorilla trekking permit in Rwanda can be obtained at a price of 1500usd which will give you an hour to spend with the gorillas in the wild and a mount bisoke hike permit at 75USD for a memorable Rwanda safari.