6 Days Eastern Lowland & mountain Gorilla ,Nyiragongo Hike
Visit congo on 6 days/ 5 nights Congo adventure safari tour, this congo safari tour offers you an opportunity of a life time to spot one of the mountain gorillas & Nyiragongo volcanic hike in Virunga National park, eastern lowland gorillas in Kahuzi Biega national park, in the prime safari areas of eastern democratic republic of congo and Nyiragongo hike with cheap Uganda Safari guide.
The 6 Days Congo gorilla safari tour is recommended to active safari travelers to enjoy the ultimate things to do in democratic republic of congo with the most expeditious safari company called active African vacations. The trip starts from Kigali Rwanda and ends in Kigali international Airport.
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bukavu Congo
You will be picked by the company driver guide from the hotel and start to drive southwards to Cyangugu boarder on the way to Bukavu in Congo have lunch at (Butale Ibis hotel) and continue cross the border to Bukavu,Incase time allows visit some genocide memorials in Rwanda. Dinner and overnight at Begonias/ Exodus
Day 2: Lowland Gorilla tracking tour in Kahuzi Biega South Kivu
Early morning after breakfast, take 1 and half hour drive to Kahuzi Biega National Park for briefing about the dos and donts while on eastern lowland gorilla trekking in the jungle and after enter into the forest to search for the primates and this activity can last for 2 -6 hours depending on their movement, once found you will spend one hour with them to allow you take photos and videos. After tracking. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight at Begonias or Exodus Guest house.
Day 3: Transfer to Goma
In the morning, take morning Speed boat on Lake Kivu and connect from Bukavu to Goma, the speed boat is likely to take 2-3 hours and you will arrive in the late morning hours and transfer to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Kibumba Camp.
Day 4: Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Virunga National ParkHave an early breakfast and 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 2-5hours 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 (Kimbumba Camp).
Day 5: 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. (This is the section where you will sleep at the top of the volcano and its always Cabins like Camping)
Day 6: Descend to Goma- Rwanda
After Morning breakfast, you will descend to Goma and arrive at Kibati in the Afternoon around mid-day and transfer to Goma for lunch and later transfer to Kigali international airport for your flight.
- Ground transportation in 4x4 Safari Jeep
- Accommodation and meals as per the travel Plan
- Nyiragongo Hiking permit
- Congo Tourists Visa
- Gorilla permits
- En-route lunch
- Mikeno Package
- Air fare
- Travel Visa
- Luxury drinks/alcoholic
- laundry Services
- Tips to local guides
- porter fee while trekking
- personal insurance
- personal shopping bills.