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5 Days Lowland gorilla Tour & Mount Kahuzi Hike Congo.

Planning to visit & Explore kahuzi biega national park comprehensively on safari holiday to congo. Find the most tailor made 5 days lowland gorilla tour & Kahuzi mount hike with the visitation of bukavu town on primate safari with Active African Vacations.

Book 5 Days Lowland gorilla trekking , Chimpanzee tracking & Hiking Mountains that form Kahuzi biega national Park for complete adventure of the primates in congo with primate Safaris Rwanda.

5 Days/4 Nights Congo Lowland gorilla trekking tour & mount Kahuzi hiking adventure offered by Active African Vacations starts from Kigali & Ends in Kigali. It encompasses safari activities like Gorilla Trekking, Chimpanzee Watching &City tour of Bukavu, Hiking mount Kahuzi at the most competitive price.

Trip Summary

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bukavu Town in Democratic republic of congo ( 6-7 hours Drive) & bukavu city tour.
Day 2: Lowland gorilla Trekking & nature walk
Day 3:Chimpanzee watching in lwiro primate sanctuary
Day 4: Mount Kahuzi Hiking
Day 5: Transfer to Kigali.

End of 5 Days Lowland gorilla trekking & Hiking adventure to Kahuzi Biega.

Detailed Itinerary

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

Safari Land cruiser 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 Land cruiser Jeep
After Early morning breakfast, you will embark into your safari jeep and drive for 1 hour to kahuzi biega national park headquarters for briefing about the gorilla trekking rules and regulations, later enter into the jungle forest to search for the gorillas in the wild which may last for 3-5 hours and once found you will spend 1 hour watching the gorillas playing and feeding the young ones .

Later return to the lodge for relaxation and in evening hours visit local communities to clearly understand the Congolese way of life and music. Dinner and overnight as above . Meals on full board.

Day 3: Visit to the lwiro primate sanctuary( Chimpanzee Watching)

Lwiro Chimpanzee Tracking
After morning breakfast , you will jump into the safari jeep and drive to lwiro primate sanctuary which is the home to the orphan chimpanzees and it involves watching and feeding the chimpanzee as away of making it a true congo primate tour with primate safaris Rwanda.Later return to the lodge for lunch and afternoon relax at the beach of southern lake Kivu in congo.

Day 4: 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 5: 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 5 Days Kahuzi Biega Gorilla & Hiking Adventure.

5 Days/4 Nights Eastern lowland gorillas & Mount Kahuzi Hike safari Includes & Excludes on the prices.

Safari Includes

  1. Lowland gorilla permit
  2. Lwiro Chimpanzee Watching Permit
  3. Mount Kahuzi Hiking Fees
  4. Bukavu City tour
  5. Accommodation & Meals as in the travel Plan
  6. 4WD Safari Jeep transportation
  7. Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
  8. 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  in Southern Lake Kivu while on Congo gorilla Safari 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 forget to check out at Active African Vacations that has deep roots in Rwanda & Uganda, and our private Bespoke Safaris and guaranteed departure, small group Classic congo Safaris are creatively and expertly designed to show off the country’s grand diversity

Congo Gorilla Trekking Tour & Safaris

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