This safari takes you to the Democratic Republic of Congo, another home to the endangered Gorillas in Africa. Congo has both Lowland and Mountain Gorillas. Lowland Gorillas are found in Kahuzi Biega national park and the critically endangered mountain gorillas are found in Virunga Park. The 2 day tour in the Democratic Republic of Congo to see the Low land Gorillas in Kahuzi starts and ends in Kigali- Rwanda. One Gorilla permit is included in the cost
Day 1: Driver To Bukavu in congo
After early breakfast at your Hotel in Kigali you will meet and greet your your Driver guide and be transferred to Bukavu in Congo the capital city of the South Kivu Province via Nyungwe Forest National park- arrival late in the Afternoon and Transfer at Kahuzi Hotel Dinner and overnight.
Luxury Hotel: Orchid Safaris Hotel
Meals & drinks: Lunch and dinner + Drinking Water
Day 2: Low land Gorillas Tracking in Kahuzi
After early Breakfast – transfer by our tourist car to the National Park to begin the trekking. Trekking for 2 to 3 hours in mountainous jungle area of Kahuzi Biega National Park, to find the large lowland gorilla family. The species here are Eastern Lowland Gorilla, very different from the more famous Mountain Gorillas found in the Virunga National Park. Unlike the chimpanzee-like lowland gorillas found in Gabon and Congo Brazzaville, The Kahuzi Biega gorillas are large, about the size of the mountain gorilla, so you definitely won’t be disappointed. Late in the afternoon you will be transferred to your hotel in Bukavu Check out and Transfer Back To Kigali or Transfer To Goma For Nyiragongo Hiking.
Accomodation: Not Included
Meals & drinks: Break Fast, Lunch+ Drinking Water
Cost: From 1050USD per Peson
Included: Park fees, Gorilla permits, All activities, All accommodation, A professional driver/guide, Ground transportation, All Taxes/VAT, Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
Excluded: International flights, Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour, Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.), Some meals (as specified in the day-by-day), Drinks