The 2 Days Mount Karisimbi Hike is an adventurous tour that allows you to enjoy dreamlife experience in Rwanda. Mount Karisimbi is situated on the border of DR-Congo and Rwanda with in the Western part of the East African Rift valley. The trekking the mountain allows you to explore the spectacular scenic beauty of the surrounding landscape. With out that Mount Karisimbi is the highest in Rwanda among the five among the Virunga Volcanoes, it stands on an elevation of about 4507 meters above sea level. Therefore it is one of the hardest mountain to hike and requires some level of Physical fitness. Hiking to the summit of Mountain Karisimbi takes you about 2 days where, the First days is for climbing-ascending while as the second day is for sloping -descending.
Detailed safari itinerary
Day 1: Hiking Mount Karisimbi
Wake up early for an early morning breakfast, get ready with your packed lunch box and meet with your driver guide for a transfer to Volcanoes national park situated in Musanze. Upon arrival, head to the park headquarters for a quick briefing before you begin the hike. After briefing transfer to the starting point of the trail taking you to the summit of the Mountain
You opt to hike a porter to assist you carry your luggage at an extra fee although, this is not a must its upon the interest of the traveler. Hiking takes about 6-7 hours depending on the hiking pace of the group but considering the slowest person. When you access the Top of the Mountain, grab a chance to enjoy a wonderful overnight stay close to the summit of the Mountain.
Meal Plan: Full board- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Proceeding to the Summit and Descending
Wake up early, enjoy a delicious breakfast and proceed with a hike to until you access the summit of the Mountain. Upon arrival delight in a insight to enjoy the mesmerizing scenic beauty at the top of the Mountain that is extremely rewarding. While here, get lost in the clear glimpse sight of the Virunga Volcanoes plus the surrounding spectacular beauty. Later after the Awesome Adventure experience, descend for about 3 hours at the starting point to meet up with your driver guide for a transfer back to Kigali International airport to catch up with your Scheduled Flight to back home or for a flight to your next safari destination.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch.
End of the Safari