3 Day Congo Lowland Gorilla Trekking Safari, Kauzi-biege national park Overview

This 3 Day Lowland Gorilla trek in Congo’s Kauzi-biege national park will bring you close to the mighty low land gorillas. These are what you will find in zoos because mountain gorillas do not survive for long in captivity. The hike is generally manageable as the forest is not steep compared to the mountain gorillas that prefer a naturally steep habitat.
3 Day Congo Lowland Gorilla Trekking Safari, Kauzi-biege national park Itinerary In Summary. 

Day 1: Kigali, Rwanda – Transfer to DR Congo Bukavu.
Day 2: Lowland Gorilla trekking in Kahuzi-Biega National park – DR Congo. 
Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali and Departure.

3 Day Congo Lowland Gorilla Trekking Safari, Kauzi-biege national park Detailed Itinerary

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Day 1: Kigali, Rwanda – Transfer to DR Congo Bukavu.

Today after an early morning flight or breakfast at the hotel, your driver-guide will transfer you to Bukavu in DR Congo. You will have a stopover at either the King's Palace or the Ethnographic museum in Huye. After lunch, continue the trip to Bukavu via Cyangugu border on the shores of Lake Kivu.

Journey time – 7 hours
Meal plan – Lunch & Dinner Midrange – Orchid Hotel
Budget – Hotel Horizon

Day 2: Lowland Gorilla trekking in Kahuzi-Biega National park – DR Congo.

Your driver-guide will pick you up from the hotel early after breakfast. Your first stop is the park headquarters for the briefing before you can start the trek in search of the lowland gorillas. This experience takes anything from 1 hour to 4 hours depending on their location. The lowland gorillas generally live in bigger families compared to the mountain gorillas which is a spectacular sight for anyone visiting. You have an opportunity of visiting the waterfalls depending on how you feel after which you return to your hotel overnight.

Day 3: Transfer back to Kigali and Departure.

In the morning, you will drive back to Kigali reaching in the evening for departure.

Tour includes
 Ground transport  Gorilla trekking permit
 Full board accommodation  Service of a driver-guide
 All mentioned activities except for the optional ones

Tour excludes
• Extras at the accommodation i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry, etc.
• Tips to porters and driver/ guide
• Insurance