After the gorillas tracking at Volcanoes National Park, there is other adventure like hiking the Karisimbi and the Bisoke mountains! The Virunga volcanoes are a range of six extinct volcanoes and two active volcanoes (Congo). The Virunga volcanoes, with their altitudinal vegetation zones are probably one of the most beautiful mountains of the world. They are a paradise for hikers.
Rwanda has 5 volcanoes, and the Bisoke (3.711 m) is an extict volcano, with a beautiful crater lake. Fantastic views in all directions!Hiking to the top of Mt Karismbi is one of the key tourism activities you should not miss on your Rwanda safari to Volcanoes National Park. Rising at an elevation of about 4507m above sea level is MT. Karisimbi, a stratovolcano which is the highest of the eight major volcanoes of the Virunga field and the 5th highest in Africa. It strides along the border between Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda on the western branch of the African Rift valley.