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6 Days Congo gorilla Safari-Gorilla Trekking in Congo.

Planning for complete Congo primate safari adventure to visit the mountain gorillas & eastern Lowland gorilla tours in Kahuzi biega National park with the element of Hiking Nyiragongo or Mount Kahuzi or Mount biega. Book 6 Days Congo Gorilla Safari adventure to visit all the Congo National parks of Virunga national park & Kahuzi biega national Park.

Enjoy 6 Days Congo gorilla Safari with Active African Vacations.

Enjoy gorilla trekking on 6 days Congo safari to visit eastern lowland gorillas & Mountain Gorillas in Kahuzi biega National Park & Virunga National Park respectively . Book primate tour to Congo at the most competitive price with primate safaris Rwanda.
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Trip Summary

Day 1: Transfer to Bukavu from Kigali ( 7 Hours driving time)
Day 2: Eastern Lowland gorilla Trekking & City Tour Bukavu
Day 3: Transfer to Goma
Day 4: Mountain Gorilla Trekking
Day 5: Hike Nyiragongo Volcano
Day 6:Descend Nyiragongo  & Transfer to Kigali

End of 6 Days Congo Primate Safari with Active African Vacations.

Detailed Itinerary

6 Days Eastern Lowland  & Mountain Gorilla ,Nyiragongo Hike

Book 6  Days Congo gorilla tour with Congo gorilla safaris to enjoy gorilla trekking in Kahuzi Biega national park & Virunga national park. Find the unique customized Congo safaris at Active African Vacations with reliable staff ready to make your African primates safari a lifetime tour.

This 6 days congo gorilla tour starts from Kigali Rwanda and ends in Kigali Rwanda so travelers should apply for multiple visa entry to Rwanda.

Day 1:Transfer from kigali to bukavu Congo

Safari Jeep to Kahuzi Biega

You will be picked by  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 boarder  to Bukavu, Incase time allows visit some genocide memorials in Rwanda. Dinner and overnight at Orchid safari Lodge/ coco lodge.

Day 2: Lowland Gorilla tracking tour in Kahuzi Biega South Kivu

Kahuzi Biega National Park
Early morning after breakfast, take 1 and half hour drive to Kahuzi Biega National Park for briefing ( Clients are entertained by Cultural performance) 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.

Day 3: Transfer  to Goma

In the morning, take morning  along drive to Goma , Travelers may cross back & drive on Rwanda side to Goma and Reach in the afternoon gisenyi and cross the boarder to congo Side Dinner and overnight at Mikeno lodge/ Bukima tented Camp.

The Clients that like to enjoy longer sleep on the gorilla trekking day are encouraged to book their overnight at Bukima Tented camp Since gorilla trekking is done at bukima Side.

 Day 4: Mountain Gorilla Trekking in  Virunga National Park

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 2-5 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 ( Mikeno Lodge).

Day 5: Climb Nyiragongo Volcano in Virunga National Park.

Nyiragongo Hike in Congo
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 6: Descend to Goma- Rwanda

Descend Nyiragongo
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.

End of 6 Days congo gorilla safari with Primate Safaris Rwanda

6 Days Congo Lowland & Mountain Gorilla Trekking Includes & Excludes on the prices.

Safari Includes

  1. Eastern Lowland Gorilla Permit
  2. City tour of Bukavu
  3. Mountain Gorilla Permit
  4. Nyiragongo Hiking permit
  5. Genocide memorials in Rwanda
  6. Accommodation & Meals as in the travel Plan
  7. 4WD Safari Jeep transportation
  8. Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
  9. Drinking Water & Lunch

 The package excludes

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

Find the list of recommended lodges to be enjoyed stayed in during visit to Kahuzi Biega National Park & Virunga National Park in Congo while on combined multi country safari.

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.

Planning at booking multiple Safaris to visit other Countries on combined gorilla & Wildlife Safaris? Find the list of other multi country safaris below and enjoy the promotional offers from the reservations department.
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 Biege 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 Biege 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 Biege for lowland Gorilla trekking to have the best. View Details
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