2 Days Gorilla Tracking Congo safaris in Virunga National Park
This 2 Days Gorilla Tracking Congo safari takes you Gorilla tracking in the democratic republic of Congo the other country you can find the Mountain gorilla .This safari takes you to explore the lowland gorillas in the Kahuzi Biega National Park east of the democratic republic of Congo in the town of Bukavu bordering with Rwanda.
The Congo trekking permit is slightly cheaper compared to the Rwanda and Uganda Gorilla trekking permits and this gives you a chance to trek the mountain gorillas at a cheaper rate compared to the other 2 countries and this safari is ideal for those that want to see the mountain gorillas in a specific date range when the Uganda and Rwanda permits are fully booked up.
You will have to follow the gorilla trekking etiquette of not making loud noised and making sudden movements when with the mountain gorilla, no flash photography is allowed and stick in the groups when trekking the primates.
Trekking gear you will need for the adventure are hiking boats, gloves, a walking stick , a jacket and warm clothing’s.
This safari will bring you to the world of lots of birds species in the Kahuzi Biega National Park that are over 350 in number giving you a great birding experience in the democratic republic of Congo
Detailed itinerary for 2 days gorilla trek safari in Virunga National Park.
Day 1 – Transfer to the Virunga National Park (Congo)
After your breakfast, you begin the journey to Goma from the Rwanda capital Kigali as we start the 2 Days Gorilla Tracking Congo safaris in Virunga National Park in the Democratic republic of Congo. The journey takes us through Gisenyi – Goma border crossing and some of the documents that are a must when crossing the border is the yellow fever vaccination certificates.
This journey takes you through the tropical forests of the DRC and you will be able to observe the rural life and day of life of the people of the democratic republic of Congo as we briefly visit some markets.
Day 2 – Gorilla tracking in Virunga National Park
After breakfast, proceed with packed lunch and bottled water to begin the gorilla trekking at the head quarters at Bukima that starts at 9:30 am with great views of the Mikeno Mountain.
The trekking groups in this park are of 4 travelers per ranger we return later for the trekking certificates before we travel back to Kigali.
Gorilla families at Bukima.
• Nyakamwe —————- 12 members.
• Rugendo —————— 10 members.
• Munyaga —————— 9 members.
• Humba ——————– 10 members.
End of the 2 days gorilla tracking Congo tour safari package