Mount Gahinga

Mount Gahinga

Mount Gahinga is a dormant/extinct volcano in the Virunga Mountains on the border between Rwanda and Uganda. Gahinga lies between Mount Muhabura and Sabyinyo, but it is the smallest of the three. Out of the eight volcanoes found within the Virunga mountain ranges spread across Rwanda, Uganda and Congo, Mount Gahinga is one of them.

Hiking Mount Gahinga

Mount Gahinga is easier to to climb compared to hiking Mount Sabinyo or Muhabura even though one should be fit and mentally prepared to complete the adventure.

Accommodation around Mount Gahinga

Mount Gahinga Lodge is conveniently positioned close to the entrance into Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Note that all accommodation facilities around Kisoro town and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park are ideal bases for climbers of Mount Gah