Congo Gorilla Trekking-Africa Mount Nyiragongo Volcano Trek, Combination tour of Congo mount nyiragongo hiking and mountain gorilla trekking, both activities can be done in Congo’s Virunga National Park, But for the Eastern Lowland Gorilla trekking safaris are only found in Kahuzi Biega National Park, gorilla trekking experience have always been described as “lifetime experience”, many tourists and other visitor going to DR-Congo have talked about their security while trekking gorillas and climbing mount Nyiragongo in the Virunga mountains, we want to let you know that DR-Congo is safe for all Visitors to touring and explore Congo’s primates and Forests.
All persons Trekking gorillas must be at least 15 years and above, also bring full rain gear, all trekkers have to make sure that by 7:30am you are at the starting point for briefing. For those that are going to hike mount Nyiragongo by 8:45am you must at the Kibati ranger station all visitors climbing the volcano of mount Nyiragongo have to meet and start from Kibati station
The earliest way of accessing Virunga Nationa Park for Congo gorilla trekking tours and mount Nyiragongo hiking tours you will have to fly in and out of Kigali Rwanda or Entebbe Uganda so when planning Congo trip you have consider going through Uganda or Rwanda
Yes you can be hire a porter at the base of Kibati starting point, cost of the porter is at $24 for the round trip but you can as well tip him or her accordingly. The weight that porters con carries is ranging from 15kg to 20kgs. Kisoro Tours advice all its clients to take a Porters because a porter makes yours hiking much easier.