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1 day Congo Gorilla tour

This 1 Day Congo Gorilla Tour leads you to visit the Virunga National Park which another destination where the other portion of the world’s mountain gorillas is resident apart from the BwindiMgahinga and Volcanoes National Park. A congo gorilla permits cost 400USD, the least price in the region although the environment and safety in Congo doesn’t attract tourists as it is in Uganda and Rwanda. You will also get a chance to visit and Hike the Nyiragongo Volcano on this congo gorilla tour.

Detailed 1 Day Congo Gorilla Tour

DAY 1:Arrival in Congo and Transfer to Virunga National Park

We’ll pick you up early in the morning from your hotel in Goma, and drive you to the Virunga National Park, located about an hour’s drive from Goma. Once we arrive at the park, we’ll take you through a brief orientation and briefing about the gorilla trekking rules and guidelines.

We’ll then begin the trek into the forest to track the gorillas. The trek may take between 1 to 3 hours depending on the gorilla family allocated to you and the location of the gorillas. During the trek, you’ll have a chance to see other wildlife species like monkeys, birds, and other primates.

When we find the gorilla family, you’ll spend up to an hour observing them as they go about their daily activities such as feeding, playing, and grooming. You’ll be able to take pictures and ask your guide any questions you may have about these amazing creatures.

After the gorilla trekking experience, we’ll return to the park headquarters, where you’ll be presented with a certificate of participation. We’ll then drive you back to your hotel in Goma, where you can reflect on the unforgettable experiences of your Congo Gorilla Tour.

Tour Inclusives

  • Full Day service of a professional English speaking driver/guide
  • Exclusive use of 4WD for the whole day
  • 1 Congo Gorilla Permit pp (USD400)
  • Emergency Evacuation Insurance pp
  • Park Entrance Fees

Tour Excludes

  • Tourist Entry Visa
  •  International Flight Tickets
  •  Travel Insurance
  •  Items of Personal Nature
  •  Tips and Gratuities

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