Rwanda & Congo Safari

About your Trip

Wildlife, Volcanoes, Gorillas, and Adventure! 10-day journey through lush landscapes, gorilla trekking, Nyiragongo hike, and cultural exploration.

What you'll do

Day 1: Arrival at Kigali International Airport

Upon Arrival at Kigali International Airport, Our Driver-Guide Will Warmly Welcome You and Facilitate Your Transfer to Your Kigali Hotel. You Will Receive a Briefing About Your Upcoming Journey in Rwanda.

Day 2: Transfer to Nyungwe National Park

After Breakfast, Depart for Nyungwe National Park, a Scenic Drive That Will Take You About 6 ½ Hours. Along the Way, Explore Butare’s National Museum and Nyanza’s Ancient King’s Palace. Lunch Will Be in Butare. Continue the Drive to Nyungwe, Arriving at Gisakura Guest House for Dinner and Overnight.

Day 3: Chimpanzee Trekking + Nature Walk

Early Morning, Embark on a Chimpanzee Trekking Experience in Nyungwe National Park. Explore the Lush Forest and Interact With These Primates. Afterward, Go for a Nature Walk, Visiting the Kamiranzovu Waterfall. Learn About the Park’s Biodiversity and Relax in the Serene Surroundings.

Day 4: Canopy Walk + Transfer to Kibuye

Experience the Exhilarating Canopy Walk, Offering Unique Views From Above the Forest Canopy. Then, Journey to Kibuye, Known for Its Scenic Beauty. Enjoy Lunch at Bethany Guest House and Explore the Area, Interacting With Local Communities and Learning About Their Way of Life.

Day 5: Explore Nkora

Embark on a Lakeside Ride to Nkora, Interacting With Local Communities and Soaking in the Stunning Views. Pass Through Rubengera, Visit Gatunda Village, and Enjoy the Picturesque Surroundings. Arrive at Kinunu Coffee Washing Station for Dinner and Overnight.

Day 6: Village Interaction + Transfer to Gisenyi

Engage in a Guided Coffee Washing Station Visit and a Village Interaction. Immerse Yourself in Local Culture and Have Lunch at the Beach With Villagers. Afterward, Ride to Gisenyi, Enjoying Scenic Views and Interactions With Local Communities.

Day 7: Explore Goma (DR Congo)

Cross the Border to Goma, Congo, and Take a Town Tour. Learn About Goma’s History, Including the Impact of Mount Nyiragongo’s Eruption in 2002. Explore the City’s Resilience and Unique Characteristics.

Day 8: Gorilla Tracking

Embark on an Unforgettable Gorilla Tracking Experience in Parc National des Virunga. Track and Observe These Majestic Creatures in Their Natural Habitat, Spending an Hour in Their Presence. Return to Your Hotel for Relaxation.

Day 9: Mount Nyiragongo Hike

Embark on a Thrilling Hike Up Mount Nyiragongo, an Active Volcano. Trek Through Lush Forest and Lava Fields, and Spend the Night in Nyiragongo Crater Cabanas. Witness the Mesmerizing View of the Fiery Lava Lake.

Day 10: Descend + Return to Kigali

Descend From Mount Nyiragongo and Return to Goma. Clear Customs and Transfer to Kigali. Depending on Your Flight Schedule, Enjoy a Kigali City Tour, Visiting Landmarks Like the Genocide Memorial Site. Depart for Your Late Evening Flight, Concluding Your Memorable Adventure.

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