4 Days Gorilla Trekking Tour & Nyiragongo Hiking Safari

Explore Virunga National Park on this 5-day Congo getaway tour that includes gorilla trekking & nyiragongo Hiking tours during the congo safari tour with Active African vacations! After a brief visit to Virunga Mountains for the gorilla trekking for overview about the gorilla trekking rules and regulations, you’ll be transported a cross-Virunga Mountains to Parc de Virunga and after the next day you will explore the great nyiragongo volcano that is among the 8 volcanoes that make up Virunga Mountains. Enjoy 4 days gorilla trekking & nyiragongo hiking tours at the most affordable price from Active African Vacations. This 4 days congo safari tour offered by Cheap Uganda Safaris comes with Gorilla permit, Nyiragongo Volcano Hiking permit and Mikeno Package even at budget travelers.

Trip Overview

This 4 Days Congo Safari tour starts from Kigali Rwanda with the view of the landscapes and mountainous nature of rwanda and later cross to congo and again return to Rwanda for the flight back home.

Virunga National Park

Day 1 Pick Up from Kigali to Goma

The Driver guide from active African vacations will pick you up from a hotel in Kigali Rwanda and drive you along the shores of Lake Kivu till you arrive in Gisenyi and cross the border to DR Congo. Dinner and overnight at Kibumba Tented Camp. Meals full Board.

Day 2 Gorillas in Virunga national Park Visiting the Kibumba Section

After an early breakfast you will transfer to Virunga National Park Headquarters for briefing about Gorilla Trekking Rules and later proceed to the jungle forest to search for the most endangered species of mountain gorillas with park rangers, the gorilla trekking safari activity takes about 2-5 hours and once found you will be given 1 hour to take photos and stay with the mountain gorillas in the wild as you watch them play with the young ones and feeding, After return to the park headquarters, transfer to Goma after gorilla trekking and stay at Hotel Relaxing Dinner and overnight Kibumba Tented Camp

Day 3: Climb Nyiragongo Volcano in Virunga National Park.

After an Early morning breakfast, head to the park headquarters for briefing with park rangers, start Hiking Nyiragongo volcano (climb takes about 4 to 5 hours). Hike through an impressive rain forest, the climb continues on the lava eruption fissure, reach the summit. Have the whole evening to enjoy the view from the crater and watch the lava inside. Dinner and Overnight in shelter at the crater.

Day 4: Descend & Transfer to Kigali

You will descend to Goma and arrive at Kibati in the morning around mid-day and transfer to Gisenyi for lunch and drive back to Kigali this is extra 4 hours drive with the driving speed limit of 60/km/hr in Rwanda.

Safari Includes
  • Ground transportation in 4x4 Safari Jeep
  • Accommodation and meals as per the travel Plan
  • Nyiragongo trekking permits
  • Congo Tourists Visa
  • Gorilla permits
  • En-route lunch
  • Mikeno Package
Safari Excludes
  • Air fare
  • Travel Visa
  • Luxury drinks/alcoholic
  • laundry Services
  • Tips to local guides
  • porter fee while trekking
  • personal insurance
  • personal shopping bills.