The mountain is located in the borders of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda and Uganda. It also lies within Virunga National Park in the Congo, Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda. The summit of the mountain at 3,645 metres (11,959 ft). The mountain also is an extinct volcano in eastern Africa, in the Virunga Mountains.
Attractions and economic activities
- Mt. Sabyinyo is a habitat for the Mountain Gorilla hence tourism
- Mountain climbing
- Gorilla trekking
- Training of local potters