01 Apr

Musanze is blessed with a wide range of tourist attractions. Volcanoes national park, which is home to the famous mountain gorillas, is located there. Apart from gorilla trekking, the park offers a variety of other exciting activities. However, you don't need to enter the park to discover every thing Musanze has in store. There is so much more outside the protected area.  

For starters, Musanze is a hiking paradise. Climbing mountains may not be your cup of tea, but this activity is growing in popularity. Some people climb mountains to battle their personal demons, tackle their insecurities or satisfy their empirical urges. This notion is hard to comprehend, but the therapeutic impact of hiking, not to mention the activity's physical health benefits, is validated by credible studies.

There are eight volcanoes in the Virunga Massif, where Volcanoes National Park is found. Five of them straddle Rwanda's northwestern border. Their slopes are home to the mountain gorillas, from which a substantial amount of dollars is milked.  

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