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Our 5 Days Combined Rwanda Congo Gorilla Tour will lead you to track mountain gorillas in two destinations, volcanoes national park and Virunga national park, the trip starts and ends in Kigali showcasing the beauty of both countries on one safari, mountain gorillas live in places of high altitude, they are gentle, herbivorous in nature, and very similar to mankind, the young one like playing and swing around trees which cherries the whole safari experience.

Itinerary overview

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to volcanoes national park

Day 2: Rwanda Gorilla trekking

Day3: Transfer to Goma

Day 4: Virunga gorilla trekking

Day 5: Return to Kigali.

5 Days Combined Rwanda Congo Gorilla Tour

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

You will be welcomed by our company representative who will welcome you, greet and take you through the angelic land of a thousand hills to the that of Mountain gorillas taking approximately 2 hours drive to arrive at the destination.

Luxury: Bisate lodge |Gorilla view lodge

Midrange: La plame hotel

Best budget: Kiningi Guest house

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

Following breakfast, you will drive to the park headquarters for a morning briefing before the Gorilla trekking activity, tracking is done in groups of eight, taking 2 or more hours depending on how far the gorilla families have moved, returning to the lodge for relaxation or an optional community walk , dinner and stay overnight at;

Luxury: Bisate lodge | Gorilla view lodge

Midrange: La plame hotel

Best budget: Kiningi Guesthouse

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Virunga National Park

Early morning breakfast , after which you will  transfer you to congo, clearing at the border and arriving in Goma town, the drive takes approximately 4-5 hours having En-route stopovers, the landscapes of Rwanda are magical and super exciting arriving for dinner and staying overnight at,

Luxury: Mikeno lodge

Midrange: Bukima tented camp

Best budget: Tchegera tented camp

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4:  Virunga Gorilla Trekking

Following breakfast, you will drive to Bukima park center for a morning briefing, you will be allocated a gorilla group, after which you will head into the dense forest in search of the brown-eyed gentle species, trekking time depends on how far the gorilla families have moved, while with the mountain gorillas, you will be allowed one hour to take pictures.

Luxury: Mikeno lodge

Midrange: Bukima tented camp

Best budget: Tchegera tented camp

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5: Transfer to Kigali for Departures

Following an early morning breakfast, we will transfer to Kigali, having stopovers en-route for picture moments and enjoying the mountain landscape of the land of a thousand hills.

Trip includes.

  • All ground transportation.
  • Border crossing fees.
  • Park and conservation fees.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Water on board.
  • Meals and drinks as indicated in the travel plan.
  • Accommodation as identified.
  • Gorilla permit.

Excludes.

  • Visa fees and air tickets.
  • Meals and drinks not included in the travel plan.
  • Gratitude and tips to hotel staff.
  • Extra costs as a result of personal delays.
  • Item of personal nature.
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