5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano -Day 1: Transfer to Gisenyi – Lake Kivu
5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano in DR Congo, Our Gorilla Safari Rwanda safai begins with an early morning breakfast, The Gorilla adventure tours driver guide will pick you from your hotel in Kigali and drive you to Gisenyi via Ruhengeri. A very interesting Rwanda cultural activity in Ib’iwachu Village in Ruhengeri is the 1st adventure you may wish to incorporate in your itinerary. While in Gisenyi, a boat cruise on Lake Kivu would be a great idea. Overnight stay at Lake Kivu Serena hotel (Luxury) /water front resort (deluxe)
5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano-Day 2: Climb Nyiragongo volcano
Our Gorilla Adventure tour continues with a morning breakfast after which you will climb to the crater of Nyiragongo (5-6 hours) following an impressive trail through a tropical rainforest, and then through the lava flows of 2002 and volcanic desert. The hike will take you roughly 4-6 hours depending on your fitness and speed of hiking. Dinner and overnight at the tented camps at the summit of the volcano.
5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano – Day 3: Descending
After breakfast, you will descend and go back to Goma town for an overnight. Overnight stay at Lake Kivu Serena hotel /water front resort
5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano -Day 4: Gorilla tracking in Virunga national park
On this day, you will wake up early, have breakfast and transfer to the national park head quarters for a simple briefing by the park rangers. At 8:00am, follow specific tracks into the forest in search of the allocated gorilla family. You may also encounter other animals such as elephants, monkeys and colubuses along with various bird species.Your interaction with the gorillas will be for an hour after which you will descend back to the starting point and then back to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at Mikeno Lodge/Bukima tented camp.
5 Days Rwanda Gorillas & Nyiragongo Volcano – Day 5:Transfer back to Kigali for a city tour and airport drop.
• Gorilla Permits
• Nyiragongo hiking fees
• Park Ranger Fees
• Relevant Government Taxes
• Full Board Accommodation
• Full time English speaking Driver/Guide
• Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
• Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.
• Visa Fees
• Personal Insurance
• Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities
Day 1: Kigali city tour and a transfer to Gisenyi – Lake Kivu.
Day 2: Cross to DR Congo for a hike of Nyiragongo Volcano
Day 3:Descend from Nyiragongo Volcano and return to Goma for an overnight.
Day 4: Gorilla tracking in Virunga national park
Day 5: Transfer back to Kigali for a city tour and airport drop.