3 Days Congo Gorilla Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Pick up – Kisoro border town in Uganda
Pick up from the airport in Kigali and transfer to Kisoro (Uganda-Rwanda border), passing via Ruhengeri in the northern part of Rwanda. Cross from Rwanda to Uganda. On arrival. You will have a guided nature walk, visit Lake Mutanda, surrounded by the volcanoes; take a walk on the Lake shores. Dinner and overnight stay at Travelers Rest Hotel/Kisoro tourist hotel.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Virunga national park.
Start you day early with breakfast and drive off to the Bunagana at the DR Congo border, cross and drive to the Park Headquarters for briefing about how to behave when with the gorillas, after which enter the Park National des Virunga of Congo for the gorilla experience. Also expect to see a lot of bird species and other primates such as the Golden Monkeys, Blue Monkeys, Black and White colobus monkey, and giant forest hogs among others. Return to your hotel for lunch and relax in Kisoro in Uganda. Dinner and overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali.
Have breakfast and drive off for Kigali in Rwanda. On your way to Kigali, several stops will be made to admire the amazing scenery of Rwanda’s topography, photography and shopping from the local markets. Reach Kigali in the afternoon, and in case your departure flight is on schedule, transfer to the airport for your flight to the next destination.
End of Safari