2 Days gorilla trekking safari in Congo from Kigali Rwanda

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2 Days gorilla trekking safari in Congo from Kigali Rwanda

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Visitors booking our 2 Days gorilla trekking safari in Congo from Kigali Rwanda will have to travel with us to the Democratic Republic of Congo to meet the endangered mountain gorillas which are man’s closest relatives. The Democratic Republic of Congo is the best destination for wildlife biodiversity and it has a lot of biodiversity species that cannot be ignored.  In Congo, you will be able to sport both the eastern low land and the endangered mountain gorillas.  Other than the gorillas, the Democratic Republic of Congo has also got other attractions including the rivers, mountains, and the Virunga wilderness areas.  Be assured to enjoy the unspoiled environment or nature while visiting the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Our 2 days gorilla trekking safari in Congo will lead you to Virunga National Park which is the best destination where you will have a remarkable gorilla trekking experience. Virunga is the premier destination in the Democratic Republic of Congo and in the whole of the African continent. It became mounted in 1925 and is observed with in the eastern side of the Congo. The Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Mgahinga National Park in Uganda had been as soon as a part of the Virunga National Park earlier than they have become separate.

The park is domestic to a fantastic series of flora and fauna however the key appeal stays the endangered mountain gorillas and the uncommon okapi which are the key attractions to the visitors exploring the park. Virunga National Park additionally attracts site visitors due to the fantastic Nyiragongo Volcano. Thousands of travelers go to the park every year to climb the mountain and have the glimpse a glimpse of a boiling lava lake on the summit. The park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and when you consider that 1994 has been indexed as in hazard for numerous reasons.

Apart from poaching, the government has needed to cope with armed forces and groups of rebels that were hiding in the park and the beyond with high-quality success. The park has heightened the security forces as they have constantly recruited and educated rangers to patrol and reveal any human encroachments taking place or happening within the park. This heavy deployment of Rangers has ensured that travelers continue to be secure whilst traveling to Congo and exploring the wonderful Virunga National Park

Therefore based on the above background, our 2 days gorilla trekking safari in Congo will start at the Kigali International airport or in Kigali city and still end within the Kigali city. It is still also possible that you start this wonderful safari package from the Goma international airport in Congo.

What to count on our 2 days gorilla trekking safari in Congo

  • Seeing the gorillas in the Virunga National Park
  • Pickup from Kigali and then to Goma
  • Experience travel guide

Day 1. Kigali international airport /city and drive to Virunga National Park –afternoon Senkwekwe Centre

Yes, today our Africa adventure vacations will pick you from the Kigali international airport or any of your residences or hotel in Kigali, and now start the journey to Goma town which is the Democratic Republic of Congo. From Kigali to Goma town, it is about 5 hours road trip, an entertaining journey full of the stunning scenes of Rwanda a 100 hills, green vegetation covers mountain rangers all to keep your eyes blinked throughout the whole journey. You will have the lunch break in Gisenyi Rwanda and late clear with the border authorities before you cross to Congo. Here you must have all your travel documents so much ready to be cleared and later you will cross after being cleared, of course, our guide will help you to clear at the border and then be welcomed with the views of the mountain and beautiful scenes of Goma and join the Virunga National Park roads and later check into your accommodation facility for the hotel for your relaxation. After your short relaxation, you move out to visit the Senkwekwe Centre before you return to your lodge for your dinner and then the overnight stay

Lodging options; Mikeno Lodge (Luxury), Kigumba tented camp (Midrange )

Meal plan; Breakfast, lunch& Dinner

Day 2; Virunga National Park gorilla trekking

Today is the major day for you in this safaris, the day will be very early in the morning with the early morning breakfast and preparations as our driver will drive you to the Virunga National Park headquarters for the gorilla trekking briefing. The briefing detail involves the lecture on the historical Virunga National Park, the endangered gorillas, and the groups that are available in the Virunga Mountains, and the expectations during the gorillas trekking, and how you should handle yourself in case the gorilla do charge. After you will head to the forest to look for the endangered mountain gorillas and as you search for the gorillas, get prepared to see other Forest inhabitants that include the Golden monkeys of Virunga, see the monkeys, their forest hogs, baboons, and a variety of bird species as you are following your designated tracking trail. The movement you the gorillas, you will be able to take time look at them closely and later ask any question that you need to ask and understand and see how they spend their daily life activities, take photos meaning that you should be able to carry out the camera and all these activities can be seen only in one hour. However, the gorilla trekking itself can take some good time and this depends on the gorilla family that you have been allocated to and after this is done, you will retire back to your starting point where you will find your driver-guide to the lodge have lunch and later drive back to Kigali city drive to Kigali international airport for your flight back home and we hope that by now you have had the wonderful gorilla trekking experience in democratic republic of Congo. This trip can be extended to Mount Nyiragongo for hiking experiences

What is included in our 2 Days gorilla trekking safari in Congo Kigali?

  • Mountain gorilla trekking permits in Congo
  • The bottled mineral water for the whole trip
  • Accommodation for the one night
  • The services of the multilingual driver-guide
  • Government taxes
  • All mentioned activities in the itinerary
  • Free masks and sanitizers
  • Driver allowances and fees
  • Transport at in standard 4×4 safari van

What is excluded from our 2 Days gorilla trekking safari in Congo from Kigali?

  • The international air flights and visa
  • The safari doesn’t include tips for the guides, hotel staff, rangers,
  • Activities not included in the programs
  • Other expenses related to the personal
  • Any other activity that is not included within the itinerary

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