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4 Days Mount Kahuzi & Mount Biega Hike in Congo.

Although most travelers visit kahuzi biega national park for eastern lowland gorilla trekking, its important to note that there is also hiking adventures in Kahuzi Biega like the hike of the two mountains that form the National Park. These Mountains are volcanoes that stopped erupting and gave arise to the formation of Kahuzi Biega National Park. Book 4 Days/3 Nights camping adventure to  explore the amazing mountain environment in the southern lake kivu of democratic republic of congo with Primate Safaris Rwanda.

This 4 Days/3 Nights Congo Hiking adventure starts from Kigali and ends in Kigali. This safari includes hiking mount Kahuzi & mount Biega in Bukavu. Book 4 Days Safari with Primate safaris Rwanda.

Trip Summary

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bukavu ( Driving time 6-7 Hours)
Day 2:Hiking Mount Kahuzi ( 4 Hours to top & 3 Hours to Slop)
Day 3:Hiking Mount Biega ( 3 Hours to Hike & 3 Hours to Descend)
Day 4: Transfer to Kigali.

End of 4 Days Kahuzi Biega Hiking Adventure with Active African Vacations.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Bukavu in Democratic republic of Congo.

Safari Jeep
you will be welcomed and picked by the Active African Vacations tour guide and transfer to bukavu in democratic republic of congo.

You will stop at nyungwe forest lodge for lunch and later continue to cross the border to arrive in bukavu in evening hours as you go for city tour to view the great shops & market places for Congolese in the area and later proceed to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Coco Lodge/ Orchids safari lodge/panorama Hotel, Meals at full board.

Day 2: Lowland Gorilla tracking in Kahuzi Biega National Park.

Safari Jeep
After Early morning breakfast, you will embark into your safari jeep and drive for 1 hour to kahuzi biega national park headquarter the starting point for hiking Mount Biega.

The second highest peak in the park lies at an altitude of 2790m and the vegetation differs  from Mount Kahuzi making it a wonderful ecological experience, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight as above . Meals on full board.

Day 3: Hiking Mountain Kahuzi in Congo.

Mount Kahuzi in congoWake up early in the morning to enjoy your breakfast, after head to the start point for hiking mount kahuzi . Mount Kahuzi ( 3308M High) is an extinct volcano that form Kahuzi biega National Park .

Its within the National Park and hikers may spot other primates & different bird species. The climb takes approximately 4 hours through bamboo forest and sub alpine vegetation, and 3 hours to descend.

The summit provides spectacular views of Lake Kivu and the city of Bukavu. Return to the hotel in the evening hours Dinner and overnight as Above.

Day 4: Transfer from Bukavu to Kigali

You will wake up in the morning and transfer back through the Cyangugu border to Kigali where you will reach in the afternoon. You can decide to have lunch if you still have time or transfer direct to Kigali International airport to board your flight back home.

End of 4 Days Kahuzi Biega Hiking Adventure with Active African Vacations.

4 Days/3 Nights Mountaineering Safari  Includes & Excludes on the prices.

Safari Includes

  1. Mountain Biega Hiking Permit
  2. Mount Kahuzi Hiking Fees
  3. Bukavu City tour
  4. Accommodation & Meals as in the travel Plan
  5. 4WD Safari Jeep transportation
  6. Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
  7. Drinking Water & Lunch

 The package excludes

  1. All expenses of personal nature
  2. Air fare, Rwanda Visa
  3. Luxury Drinks & laundry.
  4. Tips to local guides
  5. Porters
  6. Porter fee while trekking
  7. personal insurance
  8. personal shopping bills

Find the list of recommended lodges & Hotels,Camping Sites to be enjoyed during your stay in Kahuzi Biega National Park  with primate Safaris Rwanda.
Virunga National Park Lodges

Virunga National Park is located in the northern part of lake kivu and its nearest town is goma , Active African Vacations recommended the following hotels & lodges to travelers visiting congo, Mikeno Safari lodge, Bukima Tented camp, Lake Lavc hotel. Book a Congo gorilla safaris with primate safaris Rwanda.

Mikeno Lodge luxury
mikeno-lodge Are you traveling to Virunga National Park Congo, book a room at Mikeno Lodge to enjoy your stay comfortably while on vacation. The lodge offers hiking packages too.
Bukima Tented Camp luxury
bukima-tented-camp Situated strategically facing the massive Virunga National Park, Bukima offers affordable comfortable accommodation to guests that locate to Congo while on holiday.
Nyiragongo Summit Shelters
nyiragongo-volcano-shelters These are located at the top of the volcano offering accommodation to all hikers that get to the top of the volcano while on safari vacation holiday in Congo.

Kahuzi Biega National park Lodges

Kahuzi Biega national park is located in the southern park of lake kivu, and its known for being only destination for eastern lowland gorilla trekking in Congo, We recommend the following lodges to travelers that have booked their safaris to congo with Active African Vacations as part of primate adventure tour. Coco lodge ( Mid Range), orchids Safari lodge ( Luxury) and Far horizon hotel ( Budget) in Bukavu Town Congo.

Orchids Safari Lodge luxury
Orchids Safari lodgeOrchids is a luxury Safari lodge located on the southern park of lake Kivu in Bukavu , its 4 Star hotel and recommend to lowland gorilla trekkers in Kahuzi Biega. Book Lowland gorilla Tour with Active African Vacations to enjoy an overnight stay in this luxury lodge.
Coco Lodge Mid range
Coco lodgeis a mid range safari lodge located in Bukavu, nice for travelers that are interested in understanding the Congolese music and local culture during the evening hours. Book Gorilla Trekking to Congo offered at primate safaris Rwanda site.
Far Horizon Hotel Budget
Budget Accommodation Congois a budget accommodation but offering nice services to travelers, Dont miss to trek the eastern lowland gorillas on budget option, book cheap Lowland gorilla tracking adventure with ultimate gorilla adventures in Africa.

Don’t miss to check out for other related safaris to Congo that include mountain gorilla Trekking & Nyiragongo Hike in Virunga National Park. Go gorilla trekking & hiking various mountains in Congo &  Okapi Wildlife reserve.

Congo Gorilla Trekking Tour & Safaris

2 Days Virunga Gorilla Tour
virunga-mountaingorilla Visit Virunga National Park Congo to have a unique exquisite experience and encounter with the endangered species of Mountain Gorillas where you will learn a lot about them. View Details
3 Days Gorilla & Nyiragongo Hike
nyiragongo-hike Virunga National park should be every traveler’s final destination due to the satisfying expeditions it renders to those that get there while on safari holiday/ vacation. View Details
3 Days Congo Lowland Gorilla
lowland-gorilla-2 Transfer to Kahuzi Biega National Park to encounter and spot the species of eastern lowland Gorillas which live in bigger families compared to the Mountain Gorillas. View Details
3 Days Nyiragongo Hike
niragongo-volcano-1 Travel to DR Congo and locate to the prominent Mt. Nyiragongo volcano one of the world’s most active strato volcanoes. Hike to the top for a remarkable experience. View Details
5 Days lowland Gorilla & Mt kahuzi
lowland-gorilla-1 Transfer to Kahuzi Biega National Park Congo to track the vast species of eastern lowland Gorilla in the thick vegetation Forests and you will enjoy every moment. View Details
6 Days Mountain & Lowland Gorilla
gorilla-5 Are you traveling to the Dr Congo, visit Virunga National Park for Mt. Gorilla trekking then transfer to Kahuzi Biega for lowland Gorilla trekking to have the best. View Details
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