6 Days Rwanda Congo Safari

The 6 days Rwanda Congo gorilla safari is a remarkable package taking you for gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park and Virunga national park. You will also hike to the summit of Nyiragongo volcano rewarding you with a memorable experience. The tour starts and ends in Kigali Rwanda.

Trip summary
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Volcanoes national park
Day 2: Gorilla tracking
Day 3: Transfer to Goma
Day 4: Gorilla tracking
Day 5: Hiking Nyiragongo
Day 6: Descend and Departure

Detailed itinerary
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Volcanoes national park
Upon you arrival at the airport, you will meet our driver guide and transfer to volcanoes national park in the north western par r of the country, a home to the endangered mountain gorillas.

Day 2: Gorilla tracking
On this day, wake up early, take breakfast and with packed lunch transfer to the national park head quarters in musanze for a briefing before you embark to trek. You will then hike into the forest and spend an hour with the gorillas keeping a distance of seven meters away. In the evening, you may visit adjacent communities for cultural interactions. Dinner and over night at mountain gorilla view lodge/ Gorilla solution lodge, Da Vinci Lodge.

Day 3: Transfer to Bukavu
After an early morning breakfast, check out of the lodge and transfer to Bukavu crossing over to democratic republic of Congo with a lunch stop in Butare center. You will visit some tourism sites in the center such as the national museum and proceed to Virunga national park. Dinner and overnight at Bukima tented camp/ Mikeno lodge.

Day 4: Gorilla trekking
Have a morning breakfast and transfer to park head quarters for briefing before starting off the trek. After that, you will follow specific trails in the forest ked by an armed guide to meet the gorillas. An interaction with the endangered species will last for an hour and transfer back to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 5: Hiking Nyiragongo Volcano
You will have a morning breakfast and transfer to base on Nyiragongo for a briefing before hiking. All travelers are required to be a t the starting point before 10:00am. Any one who will not have reached by 10:00am is left behind and will not be allowed to hike alone. Travelers are required to carry enough drinking water, energy giving snacks and sleeping bags since they will spend an overnight at the summit. Overnight at the Nyiragongo shelters.

Day 6: Descend and departure

Wake up early and hike down to the starting point. You will then transfer to Kigali for a return flight.

End of the safari