Rwanda Gorilla Trekking & Mount Nyiragongo Hike
3 Days will take you to two Africa’s oldiest national parks in Rwanda & Congo.This starts from kigali Rwanda and ends in kigali international airport with the important safari activity like gorilla trekking and hiking the mount nyiragongo volcano in Virunga National Park Congo.
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali & Enjoy gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park.
You will be picked by the tour guide from Katona tours at 4:30 am early in the morning and transfer to Volcanoes national park arrive in the morning hours( the journey is always 2:15 minutes drive from Kigali to Musanze ) and head straight to the park headquarters for briefing about the gorilla trekking rules ( Dos and donts) as you enjoy the cultural dance performance and taking simple African coffee provided by the park ,later jump into the safari jeep and drive to the starting point of your gorilla group that your going to trek in the park .
Enter into the jungle forest to start the trek and search for the endangered mountain gorillas in africa’s oldiest national park and once found you will be allowed to spend one hour watching them playing and feeding. Later transfer back to the park for gorilla trekking certificate , have lunch and drive to gisenyi for dinner and overnight at Lake kivu water front breach hotel, Serena Hotel . Meals F/B
Day 2: Nyiragongo volcano Hike.
Wake up very early in the morning ready to cross the border for the most memorable safari activity loved by travelers in Virunga National park. we understand the congo border crossing may give you hard time but the guide will be there ready to help you cross the border smoothly and later,
you will be transferred to kibati the starting point for Nyiragongo Hiking and you should be there by 9:00am as the Climbing activity may last for 5-6 hours depending on the size of the group and the speed of the group hiking. All travelers booked with congo gorilla safaris will include mikeno package that will include all the important items to be used by hikers, Reach at the top and view the top lava crater of nyiragongo volcano. Dinner and overnight Nyiragongo Cabins Tented. Meals F/B.
Day 3: Descend Nyiragongo & Transfer to Gisenyi.
You will be offered simple breakfast by our chief from Mikeno lodge and start to descend down hill and reach at the starting point at around 11:00am and drive to goma( if lucky enough visit the congo caves in Goma) and later transfer to cross the border to Rwanda, Transfer to Kigali for the flight back home.
End of the 3 Days Gorilla & Nyiragongo Hike.
- Rwanda gorilla permit
- Nyiragongo hike permit
- Mikeno safari package
- Drinking Water & En route Lunch
- Accommodation & Meals
- Ground Transportation
- English Speaking Guide
- Flight to Rwanda
- Rwanda Visa.
- Porters during the gorilla trekking.
- All personal expenses not listed in the itinerary above