7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari

Safari Overview

The 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari takes tourists to hike volcanoes for mountain gorillas, Nyiragongo for mountain climbing to the smoky and active volcano, Nyungwe for chimpanzee trekking, golden monkeys trekking. Check out this 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari itinerary and feel free to ask for addition of any activity as long as time permits.

7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari

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Brief Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Day 2: Mountain gorilla trekking

Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe National Park

Day 4: Chimpanzees tracking and canopy walk

Day 5: Transfer to Lake Kivu

Day 6: Nyiragongo hiking

Day 7: Descending to the bottom

What is included;

Transport- tour vehicle, fuel and driver

Full board accommodation for the nights

Entrance fees.

All activities.

Bottled drinking water

What is not included

Visas

Air ticket

Personal expenses.

Cost for anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

On the first day of your 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari, pick-up from the hotel by the driver/guide, he will brief you and the journey to volcanoes national park will start off. You will enjoy beautiful views of rolling hills and ever green vegetation of Rwanda. On arrival to volcanoes national park, you will check-in at the lodge for dinner and overnights.

Accommodation

Mountain gorilla view lodge

Davinci gorilla lodge

Meals full board

Day 2: Mountain gorilla trekking

On the second day of your 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari, report to headquarters of the park very early in the morning after breakfast; carry packed lunch, enough drinking water and trekking shoes, hat, gloves among other. They will brief you on gorilla rules and regulations by game rangers. Head to the jungle for trekking and one hour is gives after allocating gorilla family.

You will head back to lodge for refreshment and later in the afternoon you can have village walk to iby’wacu cultural community to understand more about Rwandese culture. Dinner and overnight back to the same lodge

Day 3: Transfer to Nyungwe National Park

On the third day of your 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari, you will have breakfast, drive to Nyungwe forest national park, you will visit Murambi genocide memorial site, Nyanza king’s palace. You will view hills and beautiful vegetation on drive to Nyungwe national park.

Accommodation

Nyungwe forest lodge

Nyungwe top hill hotel

Gisakura Guest house

Meals full board

Day 4: Chimpanzees tracking and canopy walk

On the fourth day of your 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari, report to headquarters of Nyungwe national park after breakfast, you will be briefs on chimpanzee tracking rules and guidelines. You will view wildlife like monkeys, baboons to mention the few. Tracking chimpanzee is just the same like tracking mountain gorillas, just like mountain gorillas also the time allowed to spend with chimpanzee is one hour. Head back to lodge for dinner and overnight

Day 5: Transfer to Lake Kivu

Have morning breakfast, start the journey to Lake Kivu while viewing the beautiful rolling hills and thick green vegetation. You will reach Lake Kivu in the evening where you will book in at the hotel for overnight and dinner.

Accommodation

Paradise Marahide

Lake Kivu Serena hotel

Day 6: Nyiragongo hiking

Take morning breakfast and head to Nyiragongo national park, on arrival to park head to park’s headquarters for briefing and start off with hiking to summit. Hiking takes like 5-6 hours and lunch is prepared by the team of the park. When you reach the summit you view the beauty of volcano, beautiful views overlooking virunga national park. Dinner and overnight from summit at mountain camp tents.

Day 7: Descending to the bottom

On the last day of your 7 Days Rwanda and Congo gorilla Safari, you will have breakfast from summit and then descend down to the bottom where you will find driver waiting to transport you to Kigali. You will check-out with park offices and proceed to Kigali town for lunch and departure to the airport.

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