5 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking and Nyiragongo Hike in Congo

Perfect Rwanda gorilla trekking & Nyiragongo hike in Congo on a combined multi Country safari to visit the mountain gorillas & visit the world’s largest lava lake in Africa on 5 days Rwanda gorilla Trekking & Nyiragongo Volcano Hike with Rwanda gorilla trek.

Plan an African expeditious journey to watch the primates, landscape, culture, and people of Rwanda and Congo on a primate safari holiday to visit Volcanoes National Park Rwanda for the gorilla trekking tour and crossing to Goma city to visit proceed to Virunga National park congo where Nyiragongo volcano is located at Kibati station. Don’t miss the chance to explore the mountain gorillas in the Virunga mountains with the Rwanda Gorilla Trek.

Don’t get worried of the congo visa, Active African Vacations will be responsible for the Congo Tourists Visa and you will be responsible for the Rwanda visa and it must be a multiple entry visa to avoid delays at the border when returning from Congo.

Gorilla Tracking Rwanda

Gorilla Tracking Rwanda

5 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking and Nyiragongo Hike in Congo

Day 1: Kigali– city tour Ruhengeri.

Meet our guide at the airport, then have a city tour in Kigali, you will Visit Gisozi Genocide memorial, craft shops and the after transfer to Volcanoes via the undulating thousand hills of Rwanda. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel Muhabura/ La Palme Hotel/ Mountain Gorilla view lodge Meal plan: H/B

Day 2: Gorilla tracking- Visit the Twin Lakes.

Have a lovely breakfast in the morning and proceed to the headquarters for briefing about the gorillas and meeting the park rangers. The experience is exhilarating as you get ready to hike through the jungle in search for the gorillas you will see them in groups as they do their daily routine work, mothers feeding their young ones, playing, feeding and some resting you will be required to switch off your flash as you take Pictures. Trekking the gorillas takes about 1 to 4 hours to find them. After trekking the gorillas, return to your lodge for relaxation and in the evening, visit the Twin lakes of Bulera and Rubondo. Dinner and Overnight at Muhabura Hotel/ La palme Hotel/ Mountain Gorilla View lodge

Day 3. Golden Monkey Tracking- Lake Kivu

Have breakfast early morning and proceed for golden monkey tracking, this is another existing activity Prior to meeting the golden monkeys; you will see other primates, fauna, and flora. Finally, get face to face with the Beautiful golden monkeys. You will see them play as they jump from one branch of the tree to the other all this will be fun and memorable for your African adventure tour. After lunch drive to Lake Kivu. Dinner and Overnight at Paradise Malahindi/ Serena Lake Kivu.

Day 4: Nyiragongo Hike

Nyiragongo Volcano Hike

Nyiragongo Volcano Hike

Very early in the morning, you will cross the Boda to Congo and climb Nyiragongo. It is Nyiragongo is a beautiful strato volcano that features the world’s largest lava lake. The volcano’s forested lower slopes are home to a variety of animals, including chimpanzees, monkeys, and bush buck. Nyiragongo’s summit rim is largely devoid of vegetation and is frequently dusted with snow. From the rim, visitors can peer down into a churning Lava Lake and see and hear hot gases exploding up though a mosaic of molten lava. Although predictable and therefore safe for tourists. Dinner and Overnight at the summit.

Day 5: Descend back and transfer to Kigali.

In the morning, you will Descend Back to Goma and cross to Gisenyi for lunch, later take another 4 -5 hours drive from Gisenyi to Kigali international airport.

End of the 5 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking and Nyiragongo Hike in Congo

The price will include

  • Gorilla trekking permits
  • Nyiragongo Hike
  • All ground transportation
  • Meals on full board
  • Services of an English driver-guide.
  • Golden monkey permit,
  • Accommodation
  • Twin lakes
  • City tour
  • Congo Tourists Visa


  • Rwanda Visa fees
  • tips, gratitude
  • luxury drinks
  • tips to porters, and all other Personal expenses not mentioned in the itinerary.