6 days tour
GORILLA & VOLCANOES OF CONGO
Arrive at Kanombe, Kigali or Goma Airport. Drive to Kivu Lodge. If you arrive in time, you can do canoeing on Lake Kivu and also visit fishermen villages.
Early wake up head to Kibumba for gorilla trekking inside Virunga National Park. The trekking will start at 8.00, rangers will brief visitors about the gorilla family you are going to track. Trekking can takes from 3 to 6 hours. Travelers need to wear good boots and bring a rain jacket. Gorilla tracking is physically demanding, and you should be well prepared. Hiring a porter could be helpful and you will be grateful for the support. After trekking visit the pygmies community.
Drive to Rumangabo Forest for chimpanzee trekking. The trekking will take from 3 to 5 hours on a prevalently flat terrain. The level of difficulty is low but visitors should wear good boots and have with them a rain jacket. After trekking visit the coffee farm and have an experience of what farmers go through to produce the organic coffee.
6 DAYS TOUR
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
- Pick-up from the airport
- Car & fuel
- Gorilla and Chimp permits and all the game drives into the parks
- Guide (including accommodation and meals costs for him)
- Accommodation (guest house and other budget solutions)
- Park fees ($40 per person for 24h for every park visited), boat trips and social activities
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
- Travel insurance
- Meals (except during “homestay program”)
- (Alcoholic) drinks
WHAT TRANSPORT DO YOU USE?
4WD Toyota Land Cruisers. These are our own cars and drivers. The cars are well maintained and our drivers are experienced and English speaking Ugandans.
ARE THERE GROUP DISCOUNTS?
Price to be fixed according to local conditions in R.D. Congo