Accessing Gishwati Mukura National Park; this involves the different means of transport that you can use to reach Gishwati Mukura National Park for different tourism activities such as primate watching, bird watching, hiking, and cycling among others. You don’t need to worry about the accessibility as we provide with best ways possible of accessing Gishwati Mukura National Park.
Gishwati Mukura National Park is situated in the northwestern part of Rwanda in the district of Rutsiro amidst volcanoes and Nyungwe National parks. It can take for you 2-3 hours while driving from Kigali, Rwandan capital city to Rutsiro district where the park is located. Gishwati Mukura National Park can be best accessed by using both road and air transport.
Accessing Gishwati Mukura National Park by road
One can decide to access Gishwati Mukura National through volcanoes national park. From volcanoes well known as Gorilla Park, you need to drive only 27km on the road to get to Gishwati National park. This means that you can access this park directly from Kigali on a well-tarmacked road and this can take about 2 to 3 hours approximately 84 kilometers. Upon reaching Rubavu, it is only 54 kilometers to get to Gishwati Mukura National park
Accessing Gishwati Mukura National Park by Air
Visitors can also access Gishwati Mukura National park by using chartered flights which are available at Kigali international airport. From here you will be airlifted to Gisenyi airport where you will connect to Gishwati Mukura National park for relaxation and exploration
From Uganda, you can also access the Gishwati Mukura National park. This can be accessed through Bwindi and Mgahinga national parks. Therefore you can combine gorilla trekking in these parks and a visit to Gishwati Mukura National park. You can use the services of an experienced tour operator to plan for your best safaris to Gishwati-Mukura National Park.