Mount Bisoke

mount bisoke


Mount Bisoke is among the eight dormant Albertine rift, the part of East Africa rift lying in the border of Rwanda and the democratic republic of Congo, mount Bisoke is located within two national parks that are Virunga national park of the Republic of Congo and Volcanoes national park of Rwanda.Enjoy Devine Africa Safaris Tours 


Mount Bisoke volcano’s biggest part is situated in Rwanda, Mount Bisoke’s name came from the two crater lakes given by the local people meaning soaked in water “Bisoke”.


Mount Bisoke peak is about 3711 m, without any snow though it is covered with fog and the crater has a diameter of about 400 m, crater lakes of Ngezi is 11 km from the summit.


Mount Bisoke is endowed with different vegetation and habitat to tropical rain forest, bamboo shoot forest and Senecio-lobelia bush just at the peak