6 Day Uganda Congo Gorilla and Nyiragongo Trekking

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Silver Back Gorilla

Silver Back Gorilla

This Tour Start in end ends in Kampala. During this tour you go for a safari in Queen Elizabeth national park, Track mountain Gorillas in Bwindi National Park, and Climb Nyiragongo Volcano in Virunga National park to admire its Lake of hot Lava, During this tour you will Visit 3 countries (Uganda, Rwanda and Congo), at the end you will also visit a pygmies Village at the foot of Virunga mountains

Day 1 Drive From Kampala to Queen Elizabith National Park

You will rise early in the morning, taking your breakfast with you to meet up with our company driver/guide who will drive you to Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will have lunch along the journey, arriving at the park entrance and The Enjoy Boat Cruise on Kazinga Chanel, and take part in an evening game drive in search for warthog, elephant, topi, buffalo and many tropical birds. After the game drive you will drive to the  Lodge where you will check-in, have dinner and turn in for the night.

  • Budget Accommodation: Engiri Lodge
  • Meals & drinks: Lunch & dinner + Drinking water

Day 2  Safari in Queen Elizabeth and transfer to Kisoro

After an early morning breakfast you will head out for a morning game drive within the park where you can anticipate viewing the famous “Big Five” including buffalo, elephant, lion and other mammals like the giant forest hog, Bush buck, kob, hyena and waterbuck. In the afternoon you will embark on an exciting boat ride along the Kazinga Channel where you will see scores of elephant, hippo, buffalo and crocodile. A number of bird species will also be seen along the channels shoreline, including the rare shoebill. Transfer To Kisoro, arrive late In the Evening and ovenight

  • Budget Accommodation: Golden Monkey Guest House
  • Meals & drinks: BreakFats, Lunch + Drinking water

Day 3 Mountain Gorillas Tracking- back Transfer to Gisenyi in Rwanda

This morning you will get up very early and drive to Bwindi national park for the upcoming Gorillas trekking. Trekking the Mountain Gorillas is one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. The trek will take between 2 and 6 hours, but is well worth the effort. You will be led by an experienced ranger who will tell you interesting facts about flora and fauna and the lifestyle of the Gorillas. stay with Gorillas 1 hour, then back at the lodge, take lunch, check out and transfer back to Kigali.

Accommodation: Diana Fossey Hotel
Meals & drinks: All Meals Included,+ Drinking Water

Day 4: Nyiragongo Volcano Trekking

After your breakfast, you will move from the hotel, and do some shopping in the supermarket before transferring to Kibati Village where you will start your hiking experience.  The Hike will take you 5 to 6 hours, with en route view of some animals and birds along the trail. Arrive late in the afternoon Admire the lava lake all evening, before retiring in the hut on the rim of the giant crater high above the active lake. The climb up to and down from Nyiragongo is strenuous and often in hot conditions, but the path is relatively easy and not excessively steep. You will get a backpack from us which includes; a lunch package, warm fleece and a sleeping bag. You will have a personal cook preparing a hot meal at the summit. You can hire a porter to carry your luggage at US$ 24 per porter to be paid on ground.

  • Accommodation: Virunga Budget banda located inside Virunga
  • Meals & drinks: All meals includedDrinks not included

Day 5: Back from the volcano and transfer to Goma

In the morning you will enjoy your breakfast with the breathtaking view overlooking the Nyiragongo crater before you descend. Around noon you will be back at base camp. After this amazing experience it is time to relax. Your driver/guide will take you to Goma then cross the border to Rwanda and drive to Kisoro in Uganda, and Overnight

  • Accommodation: Golden Monkey Guest House
  • Meals & drinks: Meals at own expenseDrinks not included

Day 6:  Visit Pygmies Village and Transfer To kampala

Wake Up early Morning  and Visit pygmies Village, Be entertained by Batwa Pygmies and learn about their culture, take Breakfast and Transfer to kampala, end of the tour.

  • Accomodation: Not Included
  • Meals & drinks: Breakfast, Lunch and Drinking water Included

Cost: 1590 USD per Person if 4 people

Included: Park fees, 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

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