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4 Days - Congo Gorilla Tour & Mount Nyiragongo Hiking

Trip Highlights

We take you to explore the Democratic republic of Congo and its beauty. This tour is exclusive for travelers looking at gorilla trekking in Virunga national park and hiking mount Nyiragongo starting in Kigali and back to Kigali Rwanda.

Day 1 - Pick up from you hotel in Kigali transfer to Gisenyi in Lake Kivu

Our company tour guide will pick you up from you hotel in Kigali or on arrival and transfer you to Lake Kivu. Optional activities for this day is to visit the genocide memorial site in Kigali, or relax along lake kivu. Dinner and overnight at Paradise Malahide, Hotel Gorillas.

Day 2 - Cross into Goma Congo

Start hiking mount Nyiragongo Wake up early for breakfast at your hotel and be ready to cross to Congo and drive to the starting point of nyiragongo, start the trekking after briefing and you will spend a night at the top of nyiragongo in cabins.

Day 3 - Descend Nyiragongo

visit Goma town Descend down and then transfer to Ihusi hotel, Bukima tented camp, Mikeno lodge in goma for dinner overnight.

Day 4 - Virunga gorilla trekking

Transfer back into Rwanda drive to Kigali for drop off Wake up at 6:00 am and drive to the starting point of gorilla trekking at Bukima for briefing and then start the gorilla trekking. After you drive to the boarder and cross to Rwanda side, Transfer back to kigali.

End of Safari

Trip Map

Cost for this trip

Price inclusions

  • Chimpanzee permits
  • Gorilla permits
  • Golden monkey permits
  • Hike to top of the falls
  • Entrance fees to all parks and ecological sites
  • A professional English speaking guide.
  • 4x4 Land cruiser vehicle and all ground transfers
  • Fuel
  • Drinking water in the vehicle
  • Nature walks and wildlife / game viewing
  • Accommodation and meals
  • All activities as per your itinerary


  • Visas and all international flights
  • Tips
  • Souvenirs
  • Travel insurance cover
  • Any item of personal nature, including drinks, laundry, cigarettes, alcohol etc
  • Any other activity not mentioned in the itinerary

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About Us

We are a Medium sized registered top tour and travel company in Uganda, providing ready and customized tours and safaris to tourists in East Africa.

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Contact Info

UGANDA OFFICE: Church Road, Rubaga, Kampala.
Next to Rubaga Cathedral
Email: info@epicugandavacation.com
Other: safaris@epicugandavacation.com
Cell/WhatsApp: +256-773-84-4937

USA CONTACT (SALES): Portland, Maine USA.
Stephen Ingraham
Email: lightshedder@gmail.com
Phone: +1 (207) 423-2038