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3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo Virunga National Park

Book 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo in Virunga Forest by Katona Tours which starts from Kigali Rwanda to virunga national park in the democratic republic of Congo through Uganda’s border. This park boasts of five families of gorillas with three groups that are most tracked

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Kisoro border for 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo

You will be picked up from your hotel in Kigali Rwanda or airport  for your 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo, drive to the Uganda-Rwanda border through the scenic view of the beautiful Rwanda’s rolling hills via Ruhengeri in the northern part of Rwanda to Cyanika.Finalize the border arrangements and cross into Uganda where you can enjoy guided nature walks and also visit the natural, beautiful looking lake mutanda surrounded by the volcanoes and also have a walk on its shores. Dinner and overnight at Gahinga Lodge (Luxury), Tourist Hotel (Mid-range), Travellers Rest hotel (Budget)

Day 2: 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo

Eraly morning break fast then drive to Bunagana the Ugandan border with Congo and then cross and drive to the park headquarters for briefing about the gorilla tracking and from here set off into the forest in parc national des virunga for the actual gorilla tracking. During the  3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo, you will as well encounter some other primates like golden monkey, blue monkey,black and white colobus monkey,and forest hogs.After one hour of this vigorous exercise of observation and photography,drive back to Kisoro for Dinner and overnight at Gahinga Lodge (Luxury), Tourist Hotel (Mid-range), Travellers Rest hotel (Budget)

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali.

Wake up in the morning and have a relaxed breakfast. Then set off for Kigali in Rwanda making several stops here and there to admire the amazing scenery of Rwanda’s topography and arrive in Kigali Rwanda in the afternoon for your Departure flight.

This 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo includes:

-Airport transfers
-Full Board Accommodation
-Park entrance fees
-1 Gorilla permit per person TO BE SECURED IMMEDIATELY
-English speaking guide.
-Kigali Genocide memorial visit IF time allows
-Government taxes

But excludes;

Airfare to Rwanda, Visas drinks cigarettes and personal expenses not listed in the programme.

Items to pack for 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo

-Trekking boots

-Long sleeved shirts
-A raincoat
-A jacket
-A flash free camera
-Insect repellents
-Trekking stick (can be hired at the trekked point)


Gorilla permits for 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Congo can be booked at least 2 days prior to the trekking date. They can also be booked from ground in Virunga Gorilla National Park






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