Experience the best of Congo with this 3 day lowland gorilla tracking tour starting and ending in Rwanda. Track the eastern lowland gorillas endemic to the DR Congo, an exclusive adventure that offer abundant opportunity to meet up with other forest wildlife and birds including chimpanzees and monkeys. You also have the option to explore Rwanda the land of thousand hills if time permits.
Day 1:Arrive Kahuzi Biega National park
We depart from Kigali after breakfast to cyangugu boarder allowing a few treasured stops.Butare one of them to explore the national museum of Rwanda, king’s palace in Nyanza and some Rwanda genocide memorials. Through the scenic hills and views of Rwanda proceed to Bukavu at your lodge of residence. Meals and overnight stay at Horizon hotel budget or Orchids Safari Club mid-range & Lodge coco Lodge luxury.
Day 2: Full day Lowland gorilla tracking adventure
Gorilla tracking safaris are all about early mornings, getting out there in search of the humble beautiful creatures in the wild. The memorable adventure f tracking lowland gorillas in Kahuzi Biega National park start at 8.00am local time so one need to be at the park headquarters quite early. Would recommend prior booking gorilla permit booking since the park only has two habituated conserved gorilla families for tourists. Briefing is done just before the park entrance at Tshivanga visitors’ center that solves all tourists’ questions before the day’s trek. Remember to come with sturdy walking shoes,long pants to wear during the hike, jacket to keep you warm, drinking water, camera with no flash and packed lunch or snack.If afternoon is free take awalk to the park thrilling waterfall of Tshibati or visit the nearby traditional local homes for culture exposure. Meals and overnight at your lodge of day 1.
Day 3: Leave Kahuzi Biega for Kigali
Leave the park for a scenic drive back to Kigali arriving late evening for relaxation as you wait for the new schedules for the next day. However if your departure flight is on the same day, be dropped at the airport for your home flight.
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