Day 1: Arrival at Kigali Airport
Arrive at Kigali airport. You will be welcomed by our company safari guide who will transfer you to your hotel – Briefing and Overnight in Kigali.

Day 2:  Transfer to Bukavu- Overnight in Bukavu at Orchid Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo via the border at Cyagungu. On our way, we will have a short stop in Butare, to visit the Rwandan National Museum and be entertained by Rwanda Traditional Dancers called “Intore”.  After lunch we will proceed to Bukavu. The journey to Bukavu  is a combination of wonderful views of beautiful hills, through the tropical forest of Nyungwe National Park, that eventually opens up to give you a clear view of Lake Kivu over the vast area of Park swamplands

Day 3:  Lowland Gorilla trekking in Kahuzi- Biega
Trekking for 2 to 3 hours in mountainous jungle area of Kahuzi Biega National Park, to find the large lowland gorilla family. The species here are Eastern Lowland Gorilla, very different from the more famous Mountain Gorillas found in the Virunga National Park of Rwanda. Unlike the chimpanzee-like lowland gorillas found in Gabon and Congo Brazzaville, The Kahuzi Biega gorillas are large, about the size of the mountain gorilla, so you definitely won’t be disappointed. Late in the afternoon you return to your hotel in Bukavu.

Day 4: Back to Kigali From Bukavu/ Congo
After Breakfast we return back across the border into RwandaKigali. and travel on to

Day 5: Depart
Personal Good bye- Shopping in Kigali- Transfer at the airport for departure flight.


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