3 Days Gorilla excursions to Congo – Virunga national park to watch gorillas in the mist. This tour starts from Kigali crossing to Uganda in Kisoro and crossing to Goma, Congo. Virunga national park forms part of the Virunga conservation which includes Mgahinga and Volcanoes national park of Rwanda.
This tour takes you to trek one of the six mountain gorilla families in the Virunga Jungle forest.
Day 1: Kigali city tour – Kisoro Uganda
Your tour will begin early morning after your breakfast at your hotel in Kigali or from Kigali international airport by our company guide and depart for a city tour. Places to visit in Kigali include Gisozi genocide site to learn about Rwanda’s past dark history, local markets. Have lunch and transfer to Kisoro crossing to Uganda via cyanika border into Kisori town with beautiful views of lake mutanda and the rolling hills of the Virunga. Dinner and Ovenight in Kisoro atTravelers rest house/ Kisoro tourist hotel
Day 2: Transfer to Virunga for gorilla trekking
This day require you to wake up early for your breakfast and be ready to drive to Congo crossing via the Bunagana congo – Uganda border. You will drive to the Virunga park headquarters for briefing on your mountain gorilla experience. Virunga national park is a veru rich eco system with quite a number of other primate species you may come across like golden monkey, blue monkey, black and white colobus monkey.
Once you meet the gorillas, you get to spend just one hour with them, you can photograph them, watch how they interact with each other not affected by your company! It’s such a wonderful experience.
After the trek, drive back to Kisoro for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Transfer to Kigali – Departure
Morning breakfast at your hotel and return to Kigali for a Kigali city tour if you missed one on day 1 and transferred to the airport for your scheduled flight.