Track the endangered mountain gorillas in both Uganda, Rwanda & Congo. This is one of the best adventures that you can take within Africa. Track the endangered mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park of DRC, and Mgahinga Forest or Bwindi Impenetrable Forest of Uganda. You will also go for golden monkey tracking in Volcanoes National Park within Rwanda.
Day 1: Pickup from the hotel. Kigali Genocide Memorial Tour. Have Lunch. After the tour, drive to Lake Kivu shores. Dinner and overnight stay at Discover Guest House (Budget) / Paradise Malahinde Guest House (Midrange) / Lake Kivu Serena Hotel (Luxury).
Day 2: Goma – Nyiragongo Hike
Have breakfast and after transfer to Goma border crossing to the Nyiragongo Hike and this starts from Kibati point and the hike takes 8 – 9 hours depending on the hiking speed of participants. Upon arrival at the top of the summit experience the scenic view of the Lake Lava boiling and after have your dinner and overnight stay at Nyiragongo Shelters. Meal plan: F/B
Day 3: Descend Nyiragongo – Mikeno Lodge
Have breakfast and descend down to Kibati. Transfer to Rugumambayo – Mikeno lodge – Virunga National Park, the oldest park in Africa and the second oldest in the world. Evening enjoy the visit to the Sekenkwe Gorilla Orphanage Center. Dinner and overnight stay at Mikeno Lodge or Bukima Tented Camp. Meal plan: F/B
Day 4: Congo Gorilla Trek – Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Drive to Bukima point and start the gorilla trek in Virunga National Park. After the trek transfer back to Goma and then drive to Musanze (Ruhengeri) located in the shadows of the Virunga Mountains of the Parc National des Volcanoes (PNV). Dinner and Overnight at Muhabura Hotel / Hotel La Palme/Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (FB)
Day 5: Golden Monkey Tracking in Volcanoes National Park. After the trek, have lunch. Cross to Uganda. Overnight at Kisoro Tourist Hotel OR Bakiga Lodge (Budget) / Gorilla Mist Camp (Midrange) / Chameleon Hill Lodge (Luxury)
Day 6: Gorilla Tracking in Mgahinga National Park or Southern Bwindi. Overnight at Kisoro Tourist Hotel OR Bakiga Lodge (Budget) / Gorilla Mist Camp (Mdrange) / Chameleon Hill Lodge (Luxury)
Day 7: Travel back to Kigali.