Six bucket list experiences – Africa

1.Gorilla tracking

“Rwanda itself is a bucket list destination,” saysChris Roche, Chief Marketing Officer at Wilderness Safaris. He suggests visiting the Volcanoes National Park to track gorillas.

Volcano National Park spans 160 square kilometres in Musanze, northern Rwanda. The park can be accessed by public transport from Gisenyi, Kigali or the airport

Visitors will need to arrive at headquarters of Rwanda’s Office of Tourism and National Parks in Kinigi, at the park entrance by 07h00.

Additional activities at the Volcanoes National Park park include hiking Karisimbi volcano (3 800 m), a one day Mount Bisoke volcano hike, and visiting the twin lakes of Ruhondo and Bulera.