3 Days Congo Gorilla Trekking Safari Tour.
Book 3 Days Budget gorilla trekking Safari with gorilla permit included to come to eye to eye with the mountain gorillas with Congo gorilla safaris. Go gorilla trekking in virunga national park with the 3 days congo safari tour starting from kigali Rwanda due to the fact that Ethiopian airline comes once every week in Goma .
Congo gorilla Safaris recommends virunga safari lodges located with in Virunga national park overlooking various virunga mountains like kibumba camp, bukima tented camp or mikeno lodge overlooking the lowland vegetation cover.
3 Days Congo Gorilla Safari Tour Highlights
Day 1 : Transfer to goma from Kigali
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking & Nature walk in local Community
Day 3: Transfer to Kigali after boat cruise on Lake Kivu
Detailed travel Plan 3 Days Congo Gorilla Tour.
Day 1: Pick Up from Kigali International Airport
Upon the landing at Kigali International Airport/ Goma Airport, you will be welcomed by the tour guide from Primate Safari Experiences the destination experts company in offering Congo safaris. Take a simple city tour of Kigali and drive towards the northern province of Rwanda and arrive at goma town in the afternoon, with lunch at lake water front beach hotel and later take a city tour to visit the goma City incase time allows. Dinner and Over Night either Mikeno lodge/ Bukima Tented camp/ Kibumba Camp.
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Virunga National Park
You will be awakened at 6:00am for breakfast thereafter take 1 Hour drive from the lodge to the park headquarters from where you will be allocated the Gorilla Family that is available for Gorilla Trekking.( However clients that stayed at Bukima Tented camp will wake up at 8:00 as they don't have any distance to drive since gorilla trekking is done in Bukima Section) Mountain Gorillas in Congo are ease to trek in Virunga National Park the oldiest national park in Africa and watch the Great Mountain Gorillas for the 1 Hour , watching them feeding and breast feeding the young ones in the Congo Jungle Forests . At times Gorilla trekking can be short but in some cases an hour or two of rough hiking can be opted. The exciting scenery, extremely large biodiversity plus brilliant views too add tourists’ interests. Overnight at Mikeno Lodge/ Bukima tented camp.
Day 3: Drive Back to Kigali from Congo
This is the last day of this safari and you will be waking up not so early in the morning and have a relaxed breakfast. So from here you will head to the border and complete the border crossing documents and then cross over to Rwanda. Then you will drive back to Kigali and then head to the airport for your flight back home if at all it is due and this will mark the end of this trip.
Alternatively, one can fly out from Goma airport rather than driving back Kigali airport.
- Mountain Gorilla Permits
- Accommodation & Meals
- Drinking Water
- Congo tourists Visa
- Flight to Rwanda
- Rwanda Visa
- All personal expenses not listed in the itinerary above