4 Days Congo Gorillas and Nyiragongo Hike

4 Days Congo Gorillas and Nyiragongo Hike

Day 1: Transfer to Gisenyi/Goma

Upon arrival at Kigali airport/Depending on your location in Kigali, you will be met by our company representative/driver guide for your 4 hours’ drive to Congo with en route lunch. Cross to Goma and connect to your lodge for relaxation. Dinner and overnight stay at Bukima tented camp for budget/Mikeno lodge for luxury

Day 2: Gorilla trekking

With the guidance of the park rangers, connect to Bukima, park headquarters where you will gather with other tourists for briefing about the mountain gorillas and the park at large. With your packed food, depart to enter the park to start the search of the mountain gorillas, this can take 3-7 hours depending on the location of the gorillas and security. After finding and viewing the gorillas for 1 hour, descend and drive back to meet your driver. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Bukima tented camp for budget/Mikeno lodge for luxury as above

Day 3: Nyiragongo hike

After breakfast at your hotel, drive to Kibati for about 15kms for briefing about the hike by 8 am. With your trekking gears, depart to start the hike, this is a full day hike, spending a night at the peak with great views of the boiling lava, as the experience is more effective in the night. Camp at the top of the volcano

Day 4: Descend Nyiragongo and drive back to Kigali

After having a cup of tea, start descending the volcano to report at Kibati before you meet with your driver guide to cross back to Rwanda. Proceed to Kigali with en route lunch. You will either be dropped off at your hotel in Kigali or proceed to Kigali airport for your onward flight to your next destination.

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