Book 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo in Virunga Forest which starts from Kigali Rwanda to virunga national park in the democratic republic of Congo through Uganda’s border. This park boasts of five families of gorillas with three groups that are most tracked. This 3 Day Gorilla Safari exposes you to Congo’s mountain gorilla in the virunga national park in Congo offering you with the best wildlife experience. The tour starts and ends in Kigali in rwanda. Democratic Republic of congo is the least visited gorilla tourism destination which making a safari there surely adventurous.
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Kisoro border for 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo
You will be picked up from your hotel in Kigali Rwanda or airport for your 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo, drive to the Uganda-Rwanda border through the scenic view of the beautiful Rwanda’s rolling hills via Ruhengeri in the northern part of Rwanda to Cyanika. Finalize the border arrangements and cross into Uganda where you can enjoy guided nature walks and also visit the natural, beautiful looking lake mutanda surrounded by the volcanoes and also have a walk on its shores. Dinner and overnight at Gahinga Lodge (Luxury), Tourist Hotel (Mid-range), Travelers Rest hotel (Budget)
Day 2: 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo
Early morning break fast then drive to Bunagana the Ugandan border with Congo and then cross and drive to the park headquarters for briefing about the gorilla tracking and from here set off into the forest in parc national des virunga for the actual gorilla tracking. During the 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo, you will as well encounter some other primates like golden monkey, blue monkey,black and white colobus monkey,and forest hogs. You will have an early morning breakfast and then transfer to the park head quarters for briefing before gorilla trekking.
This is a day to encounter the endangered species in the wilderness as you observe more about their human like characters. In the evening, you will have a community walk to the adjacent local areas where you will learn more about local village life. After an early morning breakfast hike to Bukima patrol post for guided gorilla trekking tour. Normally the hike to gorillas ranges between 1 to 2 hours. You are permitted to keep in the presence of gorillas for a solid 1 hour. To keep the gorillas safe, you are provided with surgical masks. In case of a cold or diarrhea, you are advised to desist from participating in the gorilla trek. After one hour of this vigorous exercise of observation and photography,drive back to Kisoro for Dinner and overnight at Gahinga Lodge (Luxury), Tourist Hotel (Mid-range), Travellers Rest hotel (Budget)
Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali.
Wake up in the morning and have a relaxed breakfast. Then set off for Kigali in Rwanda making several stops here and there to admire the amazing scenery of Rwanda’s topography and arrive in Kigali Rwanda in the afternoon for your Departure flight.