Safari in Congo
Safari in Congo had been a concern one should scarified him or her self to Visit Virunga National Park, with the great development in Eastern Congo, we can say that its safe for a safari in Congo, let it be for gorilla trekking in Congo, hiking the active mountain Nyiragongo, and hiking Rwenzori mountain, Mount Nyamuragira Congo still counted as a country you must visit and considering it in your bucket list.
Everything You Need To Know About Congo Safaris
How do I organize my safari in Congo?
Congo gorilla trekking
The mountain gorillas in Virunga national park can be visited anytime during the year. However, some paths are hard to navigate during the wet seasons in (April, May and November, October), in this season, Congo gorilla trekking can be difficult due to heavy rainfalls. Other months are okay for gorilla trekking since it’s a dry season. Mountain gorillas can also be found in Uganda where a gorilla permit is $700 per person. For Rwanda, the gorilla permit is sold at $1500 for both high season and Low season, and it had to make Rwanda the luxury gorilla trekking destination.
About the Mountain Nyiragongo
How to Take This Trip, Getting There:
Where to Stay for food and drinks
There is a variety of accommodation where one can spend the night before or after at the well-appointed Mikeno Lodge bungalows at Virunga headquarters.
For a taste of Goma, Lac Kivu Lodge offers a beautiful lakeside restaurant and high-quality service. A simple lunch and dinner are always provided at the accommodation, and breakfast is served the next morning.
Bring extra snacks and powdered Gatorade to stay hydrated.