5 Days Rwanda Congo Hiking Safari
5 Days Rwanda Congo hiking safari offering visitors mount Nyiragongo hike and also enjoy the beautiful shores of Lake Kivu as well mountain gorilla trekking in the Virunga National Park.
Day 1: Transfer to Gisenyi Lake Kivu
Depending on your arrival time, for early pick up you will first have grand tour of Kigali city which will take you to the genocide memorial site and the rest of Kigali. Later transfer to Lake Kivu nearing the Goma border of Congo. Dinner and overnight at Lake Kivu Serena Hotel (Luxury), Palm Gardens resort (Deluxe), paradise marahinde (budget).
Day 2: Hiking Nyiragongo Volcano
Have breakfast, head for the staring point for registration and briefing. With your back pack, ascend the Nyiragongo Volcano through the rainforest. This hike will last between 4 and 5 hours getting to the top. Once at the top, view the Lava crater lake, and other fascinating views of the neighboring towns. Camp at the Nyiragongo peak.
Day 3: Nyiragongo Descend
Enjoy your breakfast and later set off for your descend to the Nyiragongo base. Once on ground, register and set off for Goma ( North Kivu Capital). Dine and rest at Mikeno Lodge/ Lake Kivu Lodge (Luxury) /Mbiza Hotel (mid-range
Day 4: Virunga NP Gorilla Trekking Adventure
Virunga National Park is a renowned home to the 3 Greate Apes ( Mountain Gorillas, Lowland Gorllas and the Chimpanzees) in Africa.
After breakfast, report at the park headquarters for briefing and registration on the trekking guidelines. Later embark on your gorilla tracking adventure ,waching out for other wildlife species like the lowland gorillas, chimpanzees, Okapi, savanaelephants,hippopotami and lions among others. When you find the mountain gorillas, enjoy an hour with the creatures. Dine and rest at Mikeno Lodge/ Lake Kivu Lodge (Luxury) /Mbiza Hotel (mid-range)
Day 5: Return to Kigali and Departure
Have breakfast and get ready for your transfer to Kigali, Rwanda for a drop off at either a hotel or airport for departure flight.
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