4 Days Nyiragongo & Virunga Gorilla Trek

This 4 days Virunga and Nyiragongo Hike safari tour will let you visit two of the most popular attractions in Virunga National Park Congo. The tour features a lot of adventure and excitement. Getting up close to the lava is an unforgettable dare. Mount Nyiragongo is the most dangerous active volcano in the whole world.

4 Days Nyiragongo & Virunga Gorilla Trek

4 Days Nyiragongo Hike and Virunga Gorilla Tour Overview

This 4 Days Nyiragongo Hike and Virunga Gorilla Tour will leave an unforgettable mark in your life. Trekking mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park is a very awesome activity and so is climbing Mount Nyiragongo.

Detailed Safari Plan

Below is the detailed safari plan. This package can be redesigned so that you trek gorillas first and hike after depending on what you prefer.

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Gisenyi

When you arrive and Kigali International Airport, you will find our tour guide already waiting for you. He will then transfer you to Gisenyi, west of Rwanda. When you reach Gisenyi, you will check in to your lodge for an overnight.

Overnight at Lake Kivu Serena Hotel for luxury or Hotel Paradis Malahide for comfortable stay

Meals: Lunch and Dinner

Driving Time: 2 Hours

Day 2: Hike Mount Nyiragongo

Have an early morning breakfast and cross the border by 8:00 am driving towards the Kibati Patrol Post in Virunga National Park. When you reach, you will attend the briefing and after begin your hike to the summit of Mount Nyiragongo.

Overnight at the summit shelters

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Descend Nyiragongo

This day you descend Mountain Nyiragongo. When you reach your starting point, you will find your tour guide waiting for you and drive towards Goma Town. You will spend the rest of your afternoon relaxing at your hotel.

Overnight at Lac Kivu Lodge for luxury or Ihusi Hotel for comfortable stay

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Mountain Gorilla Trekking and Departure

Rise to an early morning breakfast and drive to the park headquarters for your mountain gorilla trekking pre- briefing session. It is from this meeting that you will be allocated into groups of 8 and assigned random mountain gorilla groups to track. After meeting mountain gorillas, you will return to your starting point, meet with the guide, cross the border and transfer to Kigali immediately to catch up with your departure flight.

Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

Driving Time: 4 Hours

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