Congo Gorilla Safaris & Nyiragongo Volcano Adventure
Travel with Africa Adventure Safaris for exceptional Congo gorilla safaris at pocket friendly rates. Gorillas tours to Congo are exceptional in a way that travelers have a chance to meet and interact with two gorilla species unlike in other destination. Gorilla trekking can be done in Virunga national park for mountain gorillas or eastern lowland gorillas in kahuzi biega national park. also, the two gorilla trips can be combined to ensure a more magical gorilla encounter.
Whereas Congo mountain gorilla safaris have been hindered by kidnaps and killing of travelers and park rangers, some peace has been restored and gorilla trekking is done in the company of armed rangers. Eastern Lowland gorilla treks in Kahuzi Biega national park give you the chance to trek the world’s largest gorilla specie. The pre gorilla trekking rules and regulations in Congo are similar to those in Uganda and Rwanda for the safety of the endangered primates and clients. Besides mountain gorillas, Congo is a center for volcano hiking safaris to Mount Nyiragongo whose summit hosts the world’s largest lava lake. Travelers have an opportunity to hike and peep into the larva lake with bubbling fumes clearly seen at night. Also, Congo is home to Mount Nyamuragira which is the most active volcano among the Virunga volcanoes and the entire world. Nyamuragira hiking tours are however discouraged due to the active nature of the volcano which is no safe for travelers.
Below are some of our customized gorilla tour packages in Congo.
Popular Congo Gorilla Safaris & Tours
This three days gorilla tour will start in Rwanda, where you will transfer to Virunga National park in the Democratic Republic of Congo via Uganda’s border. The park has five families of gorillas with three groups most tracked. Below is the detailed itinerary. Read More
3 Days Nyiragongo Mountain Hiking Tour. Climb an active volcano and sleep on the border of the crater lake. See the activeness of the volcano live! Mount Nyiragongo is one of the world’s greatest wonders, an active strata volcano situated in Eastern Congo with magnificent views of bubbling lava observed at a safe distance. Climb an active volcano and sleep on the border of the crater lake. See the activeness of the volcano live! Read More
Congo DRC has both Lowland and Mountain Gorillas. Lowland Gorillas are found in Kahuzi Biega national park and the critically endangered mountain gorillas are found in Virunga National Park. Read More
Book a 3 Days Uganda gorilla trekking tour to Bwindi Impenetrable forest park home to half of the world’s mountain gorillas. The forest is the first center for Uganda gorilla safaris having over 15 gorilla families habituated for trekking. Bwindi is also home to 120 species of mammals, 348 species of birds, 220 species of butterflies, 27 species of frogs, chameleons, geckos, and many endangered species.Read More
3 Days Murchison falls wildlife tour to for fantastic game viewing in search for African lion, herds of Elephant, Buffaloes, Giraffes, Antelopes, etc, and boat cruise to the bottom of the falls to see Hippos & huge crocodiles.Read More
Join a 7 Days Uganda Safari for game viewing and boat cruising at Kazinga Channel in Queen Elizabeth, chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest and Mountain gorilla watching in Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park. You will also trek golden monkesy in Mgahinag gorilla national park as well as visiting various conservation projects in Bwindi and Mgahinga gorilla national parks. Read More
The 3 Days double gorilla trek in Rwanda offers travelers exceptional gorilla encounters in Volcanoes national park. The two involve trekking gorilla two times rewarding travelers with extended time with the gentle giants in the jungle. The tour starts and ends in Kigali Rwanda. Read More