Mount Bisoke

Mount Bisoke is a dormant volcano in the Virunga Mountains of the Albertine Rift, the western branch of the East African Rift. It straddles the border of and the , but the summit is located in Rwanda.

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The Karisoke Research Center is a research institute in 's . is situated 1½ km south of Mount Bisoke. Photo: Inisheer, CC BY 3.0.

is a stratovolcano in the Virunga Mountains on the border between and the . is situated 7 km southwest of Mount Bisoke. Photo: Amakuru, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a dormant volcanic mountain located in the section of the Virunga Mountains along with , Mount Nyamuragira, , and Mount Bisoke. is situated 7 km west of Mount Bisoke. Photo: Caitjeenk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mount Bisoke

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