Congo Gorilla Trekking Safari and Mount Nyiragongo Hiking Tours, currently the most famous tourism activities in is a combination of mountain gorillas and active volcano mount Nyiragongo both activities are found in Virunga National Park. DR-Congo also has low land gorillas which can be seen in Kahuzi Biega National park. Kisoro Tours Uganda offers tours and safaris in DR-Congo ranging from camping tours, Congo budget safaris, mid-range tours to luxury tours, our Congo gorilla tours are tailor-made safaris we make itinerary and costs according to your personal interest and budget.
All our Congo gorilla safaris and mount Nyiragongo climbing safaris starts and ends in Kigali Rwanda or in Uganda, but the easiest is when you fly into Kigali International Airport and meet your guide/driver at the airport and transfer to Goma town where you will spend a night it is only about 3 and half hour’s drive from Kigali Rwanda to Goma in including the border crossing.
Congo Mountain gorilla trekking is done in Virunga National Park and also mount Nyiragongo is part of the Virunga mountain range, so the combination of Congo gorillas and hiking Nyiragongo volcano works well because it’s not far from each other. Congo is one of the gorilla trekking destinations in Africa but not well known because of different political instability but now we can tell you that this part of Congo where gorillas and Nyiragongo are found its safe, you can book your Congo gorilla trekking permits and Nyiragongo volcano hiking permit. Book through us or directly from Virunga National Park head office in Goma Town.
Last year Congo introduced low season discounted gorilla permits whereby a normal gorilla permit cost $400; this Congo discounted gorilla permits cost only $200 which is half price. This promotion is effective from 15th March to 15th May 2018-2019 and 15th October to 15th December 2018-2019. Those interested can take this advantage of trekking Gongo gorillas at half price. Contact Kisoro Tours Uganda for details.
Also, Kisoro Tours Uganda will book for you mount Nyiragongo Volcano hiking permit, just send us a detailed email with the date, month, and year you want to climb Mt Nyiragongo volcano we will get back to you with availability options. Mt Nyiragongo volcano hiking permit costs $300 per person which includes one overnight stay at the top of the most active volcano in the world. Nyiragongo hiking permit is on high demand so you are advised to book in advance to avoid disappointments.