4 Days Virunga gorillas & Nyiragongo hike

1st Day: Kigali – Goma

Depart Kigali, drive to the border of Rwanda and DRC, We know you are impatient to see the gorillas and hike the volcano, but …. all in due time.
Enter Goma town, and proceed to your hotel check in, afternoon city tour of Goma and surrounding environs including visits to the green and black lakes.
Overnight: Caritas Hotel

2nd Day: Gorillas Trekking

After an early breakfast depart for Parc National des Virunga, embark on a once in a life time experience of tracking mountain gorillas. Spend an hour amongst them. Return to your Hotel/Lodge for lunch. Afternoon optional visit to a local King, interact with the local community.

Mountain-Gorillas-in-Congo- 

Overnight: Caritas Hotel

3rd Day: Volcano Hike

After breakafst, proceed to Kibati, where you will start the trek walking through lush forest and lava fields with a steep incline near the top, and includes an overnight stay in the Nyiragongo Crater Cabanas on the volcano rim. The stunning views both day and night make this an unforgettable experience.

Later stay for overnight in tents at the rim of the giant crater high above the active lava lake.

Overnight: CRATER BANDAS


Things to bring for Nyiragongo Hiking: 
Sleeping Bag, meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast) Change of dry clothes, Rain gear, Good walking shoes, Warm Clothes (sweater, jacket) it is cold up the rim. Sun cream, warm Hat, Torch, Camera and any other personal toiletries.


4th Day:
After breakfast descend the volcanoes, then drive to Goma town, lunch then proceed to the border, enter Rwanda then drive to Kigali.

Highlights
  • Africa Oldest Park
  • Rare Primates
  • Varied Region of the continent
  • Eye to eye with the mountain Gorillas
  • Accommodation on middle class Hotels
  • Largest Lava lake
  • Active Volcano
  • Overnight at crater rim
  • Side effects of the eruption

 


PRICES & DEPARTURES
Days Of Operations: Daily (Subject to Gorilla Permit Availability and Volcano Permit Availability)
Net Price per Person: US $ 1395
Minimum Group Size: 2 Persons
Single Room Supplement: US $ 140

Inclusions: Exclusions
  • One Volcano Hike Permits per person in Virunga Nat Park
  • One Gorilla Trekking permit per person Virunga Nat park
  • Transport in a 4WD vehicle
  • Services of an English Speaking Driver Guide
  • Congo Tourist Visa
  • Complimentary Bottled Mineral Water
  • Forest Guide
  • Accommodation On Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • All Government Taxes And Levies
  • Meals, All Dinners And Lunches
  • Pre & Post Accommodation in Kigali
  • Cook while hiking nyiragongo(Hired locally )
  • Gratuities/ Tips
  • Any Other Item Of Personal Nature

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