3 Days lowland gorilla trekking

Trip Overview

The 3 Days Lowland Gorilla Trek to Democratic Republic of Congo is done in Kahuzi Biega National park located in Eastern province of Congo. Take part in this 3 Days lowland gorilla trek and get chance to meet up with the largest gorilla specie in the world. Kahuzi Biega National park was established in 1970 and its one the most visited park in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Lowland gorilla trekking procedures are similar to those of gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Mgahinga Gorilla, Volcanoes and Virunga National Parks. All over the world, Kahuzi Biega National park is the only place where lowland gorilla are  habituated. The park is named after two extinct volcanoes (Kahuzi & Biega) on which it spreads. Bird watching, nature walking, volcano hiking and photography are other interesting activities you can do in Kahuzi Biega National Park.Dry season is the ebst time to visit lowland gorillas in Kahuzi Biega National park. Due to the predictable forest weather and strenuous nature of tis experience travelers are reminded to pack the aright attires and essentials to ensure safe and stress free encounter. Among the things to pack include hiking boots,hat,sunglasses, rain jackets, bottled drinking water, insect repellents, face masks, long pants, scarf and sweaters. You are also advised to hire a walking stick to ease your movements through the jungle. Also, porters who carry your bags to and from the jungle are highly recommended. The park is one of the UNSECO heritage sites in the world due its rich biodiversity.  Lets Go Tours Rwanda is your trusted guide on this 3 Days lowland gorilla trekking tour to Kahuzi Biega National park.

Trip summary

Day 1: Pick up & transfer to Bukavu

Day 2: Lowland gorilla trekking & forest walk

Day 3: Departure to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Buhavu

You will be picked up by our company representative from Kigali International airport for a
Drive to Buhavu – Congo, En route stop over at Nyanza King’s palace, Murambi and Butare Genocide memorial sites. Dinner and overnight at Orchid Safari Lodge(luxury), Ihusi Lodge( Midrange) and Hotel Horizon(Budget).

Day 2: Low Land Gorillas and Forest Walk

3 Days Lowlad gorilla trekking tourAfter your morning breakfast, you’ll report to the park offices to be briefed on the code of conduct when tracking for the lowland gorillas and also provided with all the necessary equipment for this amazing exercise. After tracking, return to the starting point, meet your guide for return to your lodge, have lkucnh and refreshments and later on take a guide forest walk / visit to Kibati waterfalls. Dinner and overnight at Orchid Safari Lodge(luxury), Ihusi Lodge( Midrange) and Hotel Horizon(Budget).

Day 3: Return to Kigali and Departure

Enjoy your coffee and proceed with your return trip to Kigali for drop off at either a hotel or airport; if you wish, you may take an optional city tour through Kigali.

What is included

– Our Quotes offered in USD
– Full Board Accommodation
– Bottled Mineral water
– All meals on safari
– Gorilla Permits
– 4×4 safari vehicle with driver/guide
– Park Entrance fees
– Genocide memorial site tour

What is excluded

– Visas
– International / domestic Flights
– Alcoholic beverages
– Tipping
– Laundry