5 Days Congo Gorilla Tour & Kigali City tour
Explore the mountain gorillas in virunga mountains( Congo) and the kigali city tour to sightseeing of the local practices of the Rwandan people on 5 days gorilla trekking congo & Kigali City tour with Active African Vacations the leading Safari company that offer multi country safaris to Uganda, Rwanda and Democratic republic of congo at the most affordable prices with value for money. Booking an african Safari tour is a wonderful adventure that will await for you to enjoy gorilla trekking in Virunga national Park which is known as the home for the mountain gorillas, all gorilla trekking safaris to Congo will either lead you to virunga or kahuzi biega national parks all located in the eastern Congo. Book 5 Days Rwanda Congo gorilla trekking safari adventure with Cheap Uganda Safaris.
The 5 Days Eastern Lowland gorilla trekking & Kigali City tour will take you to Kahuzi Biega National Park that has been open for tourists sightseeing with various gorilla groups that are habituated for gorilla trekking Safari activity to tourists and other Safari add on such as Lwiro Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Nature walks in the jungle of the great Kahuzi Biega with Experienced Park Guides and rangers. You advised to book Multiple rwanda Visa
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali Rwanda to Bukavu- DR Congo
Upon the arrival at Kigali international airport you will be picked by the company driver guide and start the drive southwards to Cyangugu boarder on the way to Bukavu in DR Congo have lunch at (Butale Ibis hotel) and continue cross the border to Bukavu, Incase time allows visit some genocide memorials along the Nyungwe road. Dinner and overnight at begonias hotel / Roby guest house or Exodus Hotel.
Day 2: Lowland Gorilla tracking tour in Kahuzi Biega South Kivu
Early morning after breakfast, drive to Kahuzi Biega National Park to trek the lowland gorillas, The Drive from Orchid Safari lodge is about 1 hour to the park headquarters for the true experience of the lowland Gorilla trekking with the experienced park ranger from ICCN. During the briefing time clients are entertained by the cultural dance and hot tea offered by the park. Eastern Lowland gorilla trekking in Congo is very amazing as lowland Gorillas differ from the mountain gorillas in Virunga Mountains. During the gorilla trekking you will not regret the safari effort once you meet the amazing Gorillas as you will watch the Chimanuka Family playing with the young ones ! After Eastern Lowland Gorilla tracking with your photos and short videos , you will return to the park headquarters and join the guide to transfer back the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Drive from Bukavu town back to Kigali
After Morning breakfast with consideration that border opens at 8:00am , you will drive to cross the border and start the 7 hours drive to connect to Kigali City with various stop overs on tourists attractions along the Nyungwe forest national park - kigali road , with the spot points being primates in the forest , Nyanza Cultural site and Genocide memorials with lunch en route in Butare town , proceed to Kigali arriving in the evening hours to check in the hotel for dinner and overnight , incase you need special night view of Kigali , inform the driver/ guide to offer you extra 2 hours of night kigali city .check in the hotel in Kigali( 2000Hotels).
Day 4: Kigali City Tour
After Early morning breakfast, short briefing about your city tour. Proceed for a city tour in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital city which was named in 1907 by Dr. Richard Kandt, the first colonial resident governor of Rwanda. Kigali city is surrounded by lush hills of green. On the tour through the city, expect to see the following: Tour the Juru Park for a fantastic view of the city, surrounding hillside and countryside, It is one of the highest points in Kigali city.,Kigali Museum and learn the history of city and country’s pre-colonial and colonial period as well as the colonial masters in Rwanda.,Visit the genocide memorial site, a grim reminder of a senseless massacre of innocent’s lives in 1994. Learn about Rwanda’s history from pre-colonial times to 1994 genocide and how Rwanda has dealt with that past. We continue with our tour and see the new developments in Rwanda; the recovery has been incredible, a testament to humankind’s resilience., Visit the Kimoronko Giant Market, the hand art and craft market of CAPLAKI and later we drop you on your destination in Kigali. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 5: Relax and transfer to the airport.
Depending on the flight time you will relax and even go for visit to the other places that you might have missed the previous day and then have lunch , in the after noon transfer to the airport for the flight hack home .
- Ground transportation in 4x4 Safari Jeep
- Accommodation and meals as per the travel Plan
- Genocide Visits
- Congo Tourists Visa
- Gorilla permits
- En-route lunch
- Kigali City Tour
- Air fare
- Travel Visa
- Luxury drinks/alcoholic
- laundry Services
- Tips to local guides
- porter fee while trekking
- personal insurance
- personal shopping bills.