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4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike

4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike

The 4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike takes you Gorilla Trekking Tours in Virunga National Park and hiking Adventures along Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano in DR Congo.

Trip Overview of the 4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike

Day 1: Transfer to Virunga National Park

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Virunga National Park

Day 3: Hike Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano

Day 4: Departure to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary of the 4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike

Day 1: Arrival in Kigali then Transfer to Virunga National Park

After arriving at the Kigali International airport, you are picked up by our experienced Driver guide who transfers you to Virunga National Park via the busy Goma town. After a while driving, you reach the Park and transfer for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight at Bukima Tented Camp, Mikeeno Lodge.

Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano Congo

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Virunga National Park

Wake up early have breakfast then embark on a transfer to the Park headquarters in Rumangabo for briefing on the Dos and Don’ts around the Mountain Gorillas in their natural forest habitat. After briefing, you are distributed in groups of 6-8 per Gorilla group then penetrate the forest to track the Gorillas for 3-5 hours and when you meet them, only an hour is allowed to stay in their presence taking numerous photos to keep for memories. After tracking, break off for lunch then proceed to the Senkwekwe Mountain Gorilla Orphanage center.

Day 3:  Hike Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano

Wake up have breakfast then transfer hike the magnificent Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano located in Virunga National Park requiring your about 30 minutes drive from Goma town. While in the Park, transfer to the Kibati Patrol Post for briefing about the Mountain then with an experienced Park Ranger Guide, hike to the summit at 3,470 m (11,382ft) for a period of 4-6 hrs depending on the group’s physical fitness and when you get there, take numerous photos of the red hot lave spewing into thin sky. After taking photos, proceed for an Overnight in the Summit Shelters.

Day 4: Descend Mt. Nyiragongo then Departure

Early morning, you will descend from the volcano to transfer back to the border of Rwanda at Goma. After traversing the border, you will go to Kigali and at this point, your safari will be done.

The 4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike Includes
  • A comfortable 4×4 safari vehicle.
  • Full time English speaking professional driver guide
  • Agreed upon accommodation and meals stated
  • Gorilla trekking Permit
  • All activities mentioned
  • Entrance fees
  • Airport Transfers
The 4 Days Congo Gorilla & Mt Nyiragongo Hike Excludes
  • Airfares to Uganda
  • Entry visas and airport taxes
  • All personal expenditure such as laundry and drinks are excluded.

The Route Map for the 4 Days Congo Gorilla Tour

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