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3 Days Gorilla Tour in Congo – Gorilla Safari in Virunga NP

 

These 3 days Gorilla Safari exposes you to Congo’s mountain gorilla in the Virunga national park in DR Congo offering you with the best wildlife experience. The tour starts and ends in Kigali –Rwanda. DRC is the least visited gorilla tourism destination which making a safari there surely adventurous.

 

Day 1: Kigali to Bukima in DR Congo

In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel or residence by our driver guide who will drive through Kigali heading to the Bukima in the Democratic Republic of Congo. This will take you roughly 4 hours to reach Goma where you will have a stop over lunch refreshment. Later, transfer to Bukima reaching in the vening for dinner and overnight stay at Bukima lodge/ Mikeno lodge.

 

Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Congo

You will have a morning breakfast and then transfer to the national park headquarters for briefing by the park rangers. Here you will be told the rules while trekking to ensure a peaceful and enjoyable experience. You will then hike into the jungle searching the allocated gorilla family. Interaction with the gorillas will last for an hour after which you will descend back to the starting point. Non flash light cameras are the only ones allowed to take photographs. Dinner and overnight at Bukima lodge/ Mikeno lodge.

 

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali

After a relaxed breakfast, drive back to Kigali for your return flight.

End of tour.  

 

 

 

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To book this tour, please contact us at;

Email: info@vazqueztours.com

             vazqueztourstravel@gmail.com

Tel: (+250) 781445000

 

3 Days Gorilla Trekking Tour – DR Congo Safari

 

Trip Summary;

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Kisoro in Uganda

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Virunga National Park

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali

 

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Kisoro in Uganda

In the morning, you will have a Kigali city tour, and after lunch, transfer to Kisoro-Uganda, on the border town with DR Congo and Rwanda, on the foot hill of Mt. Muhabura.

Dinner and Overnight

 

Accommodation options;

 

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Virunga National Park

After an earlier breakfast, you will cross over to DR Congo and head to Virunga National Park for the memorable adventure with the gorillas. This will be preceded by briefing from the authorities of the park, before setting off for the trekking into the rain tropical forest searching for the habituated gorilla family. You will remain close to the beautiful primates for a maximum of one hour, make observation and photography. Make sure you carry with you packed lunch and water. After tracking cross back to Kisoro-Uganda for Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

 

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali

After a relaxed breakfast, drive back a scenic journey to Kigali, reaching by lunch time. In case your departure flight is on schedule, proceed to the airport for your flight.

End of tour.  

 

 

Included in this tour Package;

Exclusion

 

To book this tour, please contact us at;

Email: info@vazqueztours.com

             vazqueztourstravel@gmail.com

Tel: (+250) 781445000

 

3 Days Lowland Gorilla Trekking - Congo

 

Trip Summary;

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bukavu – DR Congo

Day 2: Lowland Gorilla tracking tour in Kahuzi Biega – DR Congo

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali

 

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bukavu – DR Congo

In the morning, you will be picked by the driver tour guide from your hotel in Kigali and drive southwards to Cyangungu boarder on the way to Bukavu in DR Congo. You will have a stopover in Butare, where you will visit the national museum of Rwanda, the King’s palace in Nyanza, and the Rwanda genocide memorial site. After lunch, continue on a scenic journey to Bukavu with wonderful views of the hills in Rwanda through the tropical forest of Nyungwe National Park. 

Dinner and Overnight

 

Accommodation options;

 

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Virunga National Park

In the morning, you will head for the memorable adventure of tracking the lowland gorillas in Kahuzi Biega national park. Tracking lowland gorillas is very amazing, lowland gorillas differ from the mountain gorillas; the lowland gorillas are bigger in size, usually takes 1 - 4 hours tracking the lowland gorillas.

The lowland gorillas stay in bigger families as compared to mountain gorillas; you will not regret the safari effort once you meet the amazing gorillas. After tracking, you will go for nature walk in the Kahuzi Biega national park and visit Tshibati waterfalls, visit Bukavu town, Mbayo tea plantations, the research centre and the surrounding traditional homes. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali

In the morning you will drive back to Kigali reaching in the evening.

End of tour.  

 

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To book this tour, please contact us at;

Email: info@vazqueztours.com

             vazqueztourstravel@gmail.com

Tel: (+250) 781445000

3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hike  

 

Day 1: Pick up from Kigali to Goma

After your breakfast at your hotel or residence, you will be picked and transferred to Gisenyi which is the largest port on Lake Kivu. A boat cruise of Africa’s highest lake will reward you with captivating views of islands and far sights of the Nyiragongo volcano. Have lunch there and proceed to cross the border with Congo to the town of Goma which is the capital of the North kivu province. Dinner and overnight.

 

Accommodation options;

 

Day 2: Nyiragongo Hike

In the morning, you will pack your bags and get ready to hike one of the most active and violent volcanoes on the continent with the world’s most fluid and largest lava lake. Nyiragongo Volcano is located in the east of DR Congo, around 19 km from Goma, and is the most active volcano in the world. In 1997 and 2002, flows of very liquid lava broke out from cracks in the volcanic slopes as lava flowed at a terrific speed killing scores of people and displacing hundreds of thousands in the town of Goma. The 4-5 hours hike through lush rainforest will climax with a fascinating view of this lava lake as you chill out for a night at the crater rim. Overnight in tents at the top of the volcano.

 

Day 3: Descend the Volcano and transfer back to Kigali

After breakfast, start descent for a transfer back to Gisenyi where you will later transfer to Kigali for an overnight or late flight back home.  

End of tour.

 

To book this tour, please contact us at;

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Tel: (+250) 781445000

5 Days Congo Gorilla Trek – Nyiragongo Volcano Hike  

 

These 5 days Congo gorilla trek – Nyiragongo Volcano Hike tours will take you to the Virunga national park and encounter the gorilla trekking safaris and tours in Congo, experience the Nyiragongo Volcano hiking tours.

 

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Goma in DR Congo

In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel or residence by our driver guide who will drive through Kigali heading to Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo. This will take you roughly 4 hours to reach Goma where you will have a stop over lunch refreshment. Later, transfer to Goma reaching in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.

 

Accommodation options;

 

Day 2: Nyiragongo Hike

In the morning, you will pack your bags and get ready to hike one of the most active and violent volcanoes on the continent with the world’s most fluid and largest lava lake. Nyiragongo Volcano is located in the east of DR Congo, around 19 km from Goma, and is the most active volcano in the world. In 1997 and 2002, flows of very liquid lava broke out from cracks in the volcanic slopes as lava flowed at a terrific speed killing scores of people and displacing hundreds of thousands in the town of Goma. The 4-5 hours hike through lush rainforest will climax with a fascinating view of this lava lake as you chill out for a night at the crater rim. Overnight in tents at the top of the volcano.

 

Day 3: Descend from Nyiragongo Volcano and relax at the lodge

After breakfast, descend back from mountain, enjoying the panoramic views of the dense Congo jungle below and the expanse waters of Lake Kivu. Connect to the lodge for an afternoon relaxation, Dinner and overnight.

 

Accommodation options;

 

Day 4: Gorilla tracking in Congo

You will have a morning breakfast and then transfer to the national park headquarters for briefing by the park rangers. Here you will be told the rules while trekking to ensure a peaceful and enjoyable experience. You will then hike into the jungle searching the allocated gorilla family. Interaction with the gorillas will last for an hour after which you will descend back to the starting point. Non flash light cameras are the only ones allowed to take photographs.Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 5: Transfer back to Kigali

After a relaxed breakfast, drive back to Kigali for your return flight.

End of tour.

 

Included in this tour Package;

Exclusion

 

To book this tour, please contact us at;

Email: info@vazqueztours.com

             vazqueztourstravel@gmail.com

Tel: (+250) 781445000