Planning for Visiting Democratic republic of Congo on a self drive gorilla trekking adventure? Self driving is not recommended to independent travelers that wish to visit Congo but Gorilla safaris are possible to visit mountain Gorillas in Virunga National Park and Rwanda Car rental has discovered that Congo gorilla safaris are available. Rent a Car and take a guided safari to Congo on 2 Days Road trip.
Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Goma
Enjoy a beautiful drive through the land of a thousand hills to reach Gisenyi the largest port on Lake Kivu. After lunch clear customs at the border crossing and enter the Democratic Republic of Congo.Drive to Mikeno lodge or Lake Lav hotel H/B.
Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Virunga National Park
Wake up early in the morning and take 2 Hours drive to bukima section where gorilla trekking start point , Gorilla Trekking starts at 9:30 am in the morning and it lasts for only 4-5 hours and later drive back to goma with crossing to Rwanda and after refreshments at the hotel, set off back to Kigali in Rwanda reaching in the evening and depart End of safari.
2 Day Gorilla Tour Congo includes
- Ground transportation
- Gorilla permits
- Full day English speaking guide
The air fares, Visa, porter fees while trekking the gorillas, laundry, expensive drinks, and other activities not mentioned in the itinerary.