Musanze Caves

A cave is described as a natural underground space large enough for a human being to enter. While visiting Volcanoes national park, have the chance/ an opportunity to tour/visit  the Musanze Caves which are two (2) kilometers long underneath earth.These were recently unveiled/opened to be explored  by visitors in 2013 by the Rwanda Development Board together with the Rwanda Defense Forces.

The famous caves are located in Musanze District; the site has had a major facelift with establishment of tourist walkways, trails and stairs that take you to the dark interior of the caves that illustrates a picture of a house with several rooms and corridors. The floor is paved and there are some stairs to ease movement.


Visit the volcanic region of Rwanda to enjoy the sights of the Caves believed to be formed as a result of volcanic eruption some decades ago. The tour will offer an in-depth understanding of the geological and geographical as well as the historical development of the world. Musanze cave can be encountered after memorable gorilla tracking in Volcanoes national park in case you will have time. The place is perfectly situated on the foothills of Volcanoes national park, meaning that you can easily visit this place after gorilla tracking.

Adventure other spectacular sites and views of the nearby areas including the Buhanga Eco-park known for coronation of Rwandan former kings, the panoramic view of the twin lakes namely Burera and Ruhondo, Karisimbi Volcano climbing, Bisoke Volcano climbing, trek to Dian Fossey grave, golden monkeys trekking and the famous mountain gorillas trekking.


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