4 Days Mountain Gorilla & Nyiragongo Volcano Hike
Planning to explore Congo mountain gorillas and hike nyiragongo volcano all in virunga national park ? Select the 4 days gorilla trekking tour & nyiragongo Climbing offered by Congo gorilla safaris to enjoy the gorilla watching in the wild. 4 Days Congo gorilla tour will start from Kigali international airport and may end either in Goma or Kigali Again depending on the travelers interests and needs( Tailor Made Safari) Travel with experts from ultimate gorilla expeditions to customize the gorilla safari adventure in Democratic republic of Congo.
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Goma in D. R. Congo
Upon Arrival at Kigali International Airport in Rwanda you will be welcomed by the staff of ultimate gorilla expeditions and take a simple city tour and later transfer to Goma in DRC which is always 4-5 hours drive Cross boarder and transfer to your hotel, Dinner and Overnight stay at Mikeno lodge/Bukima Tented Camp/Lac kivu.
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Tracking in Virunga National Park
Depending on where you had your overnight, take an early morning breakfast and transfer to Bukima park station in Virunga National Park Congo Side for briefing about the Gorilla Tracking Rules Dos and donts with park rangers, go on a mountain gorilla trek in Congo Jungle Forest. The gorilla trekking takes about 3-6 hours and once found you will stay with the mountain gorillas for 1 hours taking photos and watching them playing with their young ones in their natural life. After return to the park headquarters, transfer to Goma after Gorilla trekking and stay at Hotel Relaxing. Overnight in Goma
Day 3: Climb Nyiragongo Volcano
After early morning breakfast take short drive from Goma to Kibati the start point for Nyiragongo climbing in virunga national park, after a briefing with park rangers, start hiking Nyiragongo volcano and 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 crate and watch the lava inside. Overnight in shelter at the crater.
Day 4: Descend from Nyiragongo Volcano
After breakfast, descend down from Nyiragongo Volcano Mountain, meet our driver to Kibati . Return goma and if time allows take a city tour of goma visiting goma caves and proceed to the boarder to cross and drive back to kigali International airport.
End of 4 Days Congo gorilla safari.
- Mountain Gorilla Permits
- Nyiragongo hike permit
- Congo tourists Visa
- Drinking Water
- Ground Transportation
- Flight to Rwanda
- Rwanda Visa ( apply for Multiple entry Visa)
- All personal expenses not listed in the itinerary above