Rwanda and DRC Congo Safari Tour

Rwanda and DRC Congo Safari Tour

Package Duration
10 Days / 9 Nights
Destination Covered
Rwanda - DRC Congo

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  • Package Includes :
    • Transport in a 4WD safari vehicle exclusive to you
    • English speaking driver guide
    • Tourist Entry Visa for Congo
    • Accommodation and meals as stated in the program
    • All guide fees
    • One Gorilla tracking permit per person in Virunga National Park
    • one gorilla permit per person in Kahuzi Biega Nat park
    • one Chimpanze permit at Nyungwe Forest
    • One Canopy walk permit per person
    • One Mount Nyiragongo hike permits per person
    • Complimentary bottled water
    Package Excludes :
    • International flights & Entry Visa for Rwanda
    • Travel Insurances
    • Driver guide or local escort tips
    • Drinks and dining rooms tips, porter age, personal travel and baggage
    • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature
    • Activities not mentioned in the program.

  • Day 1: Arrive Kigali International Airport

    Meals: Bed & breakfast

    On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by Amahoro driver/guide and be transferred to your hotel in Kigali arriving for overnight on bed and breakfast.

    Driving distance: 15 Minutes
    Activity: 0
    Overnight: Yambi Guest house

    Day 2: Depart For Nyungwe National Park + Canopy walk

    Meals: Lunch, dinner, Bed & breakfast

    After breakfast a guide from Amahoro tours will be waiting to pick you up and you will depart for Nyungwe National park which takes about 6 ½ hrs drive via Butare visiting enroute, the famous National Museum at Butare and the ancient King´s Palace at Nyanza. The museum was donated in 1989 by the Belgium government with some ethnic collection, the design and concept all realized in co-operation with the Royal Museum for Central Africa of Tervuren; Belgium. Ethnographic objects are grouped together according to the theme giving premium information on the daily life. Traditional ceramics and basketry are still manufactured and belong to the finest handicrafts of the region. The National Museum remained surprisingly untouched during the civil war in 1994.arrive at Nyungwe forest in time for Lunch. Later depart for the canopy walk which sets 50 meters above the ground with a 150-meter walkway and is the first of its kind in East Africa and third on the continent after South Africa and Ghana. It allows visitors to see the forest from above the trees and be at eye level with birds and monkeys that inhabit the upper stories of the forest. Return to your hotel/lodge for dinner and overnight. Dinner and overnight at the Nyungwe Forest and overnight at the hotel/lodge

    Driving distance: 6 ½ hours
    Activity: Canopy walk
    Overnight: Nyungwe Top View Hotel

    Day 3: Chimpanzee Trekking

    Meals: Dinner, Lunch & Bed & breakfast.

    Take an early morning breakfast then with your packed lunch drive to this park for the starting point of your chimpanzee trek. Two species of chimpanzee occur in Africa. There is the Bonobo and the Common Chimpanzee Pan troglodytes (often shortened to Chimpanzee, and sometimes referred to as the Robust Chimpanzee). The largest remaining populations occur in central Africa (Gabon, DR Congo and Cameroon). About only 400 individuals, the population in Rwanda is an endangered one. However; it should be mentioned that it is not guaranteed to see the chimps as they are unpredictable and can move long distances in one day. Nyungwe National Park is the largest block of montane forest in East and Central Africa and it is an incredibly rich area of biodiversity. Later Return to the hotel for lunch then depart for Bukavu border, where our representative will be waiting to assist you clear with customs and cross over to Congo and drive to your hotel for overnight.

    Driving distance:
    Activity: Chimpanzee Trekking + Bukavu
    Overnight: Orchids Hotel

    Day 4: Kahuzi Biega National Park (Low Land Gorillas)

    Meals: Lunch, Dinner, bed & breakfast

    After an early breakfast, drive to Kahuzi Biega National Park for the Eastern Low land gorillas trekking; one of the last nature reserves features gorillas. You will be able to get within a few meters of these giants to observe them and see them interact with their environment. This is an extraordinary experience, unforgettable. Adult males range in height from 165-175 cm and in weight from 140–204.5 kg (310–450 lb.). Adult females are often half the size of a silver back, averaging about 140 cm (4 ft. 7 in) tall and 100 kg (220 lb.). Occasionally, a silver back of over 183 cm (6 ft.) and 225 kg (500 lb.) has been recorded in the wild. However, obese gorillas in captivity have reached a weight of 270 kg (600 lb.). Return to Panaroma hotel for dinner and overnight.
    Driving distance:
    Activities: Gorilla tracking
    Overnight: Orchids Hotel

    Day 5: Kahuzi Biega - Goma

    Meals: Bed & breakfast

    After breakfast you will check out of your hotel and take a speed boat to Goma, our guide will assist you and transfer to Caritas hotel for dinner and overnight.

    Driving distance: 2hrs
    Activity: 0
    Overnight: Caritas Hotel

    Day 6: Gorilla Tracking In Virunga Np

    Meals: Bed & breakfast

    After an early breakfast depart for Parc National des Virunga and on to the starting point of your gorilla tracking experience.
    After completing our park formalities, we embark on a once in a life time experience of tracking mountain gorillas. These massive primates are extremely rare, with less than 700 living today. You will get within meters of the family, and be privileged to spend an hour amongst them. Later head back to your for lunch and afterwards dinner and overnight.
    Driving distance: 1hr
    Activity: Gorilla tracking
    Overnight: Caritas Hotel

    Day 7: Mount Nyiragongo Hike

    Meals: Lunch,dinner & Bed & breakfast

    After an early breakfast; today is real adventure where you spend a day hiking the live volcano Nyiragongo. The trek includes a walk through lush forest and lava fields with a steep incline near the top, and includes an overnight stay in the Nyiragongo Crater Cabanas on the volcano rim.The stunning views both day and night make this an unforgettable experience. Later stay for overnight in tents at the rim of the giant crater high above the active lava lake. CRATER BANDAS
    Ready Food and Water are included in the rates.

    Things to bring for Nyiragongo Hiking:
    Sleeping Bag, Change of dry clothes, Rain gear, Good walking shoes, Warm Clothes (sweater, jacket) it is cold up the rim. Sun cream, warm Hat, Torch, Camera and any other personal toiletries
    Hike hours: 4 hrs
    Activity: Volcano Hike
    Overnight: Crater Bandas

    Day 8: Mount Nyiragongo Descend

    Meals: Bed & breakfast

    After breakfast descend by 07:00 hrs arriving at the trail head before lunch. Continue back to Goma City for lunch(own account). Thereafter be transferred back to Rwanda, drive to Gisenyi and be dropped at your hotel for overnight.

    Driving distance: 30 mins
    Overnight: Waterfront Resort

    Day 9: Gisenyi - Kigali

    Meals: bed and breakfast

    After breakfast you will spend some time in Gisenyi before departing for Kigali with a stop at the Imbabazi Orphanage- Rosamond Halsey Carr (1912-2006) founded the Imbabazi Orphanage in 1994. Since that time Roz and her staff have cared for more than 400 children but however the children‟s home was closed down by the government owing to the fact that this does not match the Rwandan beliefs- However all the children are now adults and have guardians following up on them. Roz wrote the book “Land of a Thousand Hills: My Life in Rwanda,” with her niece, Ann Howard Halsey, chronicling her love affair with one of the world’s most beautiful and tormented regions. She is also the 2004 recipient of the Volvo for Life Award and a movie chronicling her life is currently in production.

    Take a walk around the homestead and also get see lots of flowers that were planted by her as she really loved flowers. Have a cup of tea/coffee as you watch the local dancers and enjoy the traditional way of local entertainment. This is Rwandan traditional dancing; and guests will enjoy the performance and later be given an opportunity to join in the dance. Continue to Kigali, and check in to you hotel for dinner and overnight.

    Driving distance: 3 Hours
    Activities: Imbambazi orphanage
    Overnight: Lemigo hotel/Gisakura Guest house

    Day 10: City Tour - Airport

    Meals: Breakfast

    After breakfast you will bid your host good bye and depart for Kigali. Take a complementary city tour to visit interesting spots which may include; the craft market, Gisozi genocide memorial site & Kigali museum. Also engage in last minute shopping in one of the friendliest African capitals, before returning to the airport for your onward international flight back home.

    Driving distance: 2 Hours
    Activities: City Tour

  • Package Terms & Conditions :
    • Rates quoted are valid through December 31, 2016,and include:

      1. Accommodations
      the Kind of accommodation will be dependent on the choice of luxury chosen, that is budget, Mid-range and luxury. The safari or package will remain the same for all and the only difference is differentiated by the accommodation chosen

      All of our tour prices are based on double accommodation. The price per person may rise substantially if single rooms are required. This additional cost is noted clearly after the price of each tour. If you want to avoid the single supplement, we can attempt to find someone to share a room with you, though this is not always possible.

      2. Meals
      Three meals daily per the itinerary that is Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

      3. Air Transportation
      you should arrange international flights or Dancom can do your air tickets.

      4. Prices

      All of our prices are given in US Dollars. The prices listed on this web site will be, in almost all circumstances, the prices you pay for the tours. We only accept payments in US Dollars to one of our US Dollar accounts in our company account. Payment can be made by wire transfer. In some circumstances, we may ask for a wire transfer, since the other methods may take weeks to arrive from some countries. Fortunately, we accept credit cards if only the client is ready to pay a 5% extra charge levied by the banks at this time due to the high processing fees charged by the card companies.

      5. Taxes
      The tour program includes hotel taxes as imposed by city and state governments, entrance fees to National Parks and Game Reserves. International airport taxes are not included.

      Not Included in Quoted Tour Rates:
      The following are not included in the price of the tour: International flights, extra drinks, alcoholic beverages, snacks, laundry service, telephone calls, items of a personal nature, tips, travel insurance, airport taxes, visa and passport fees, vaccination fees, and excess baggage charges, gratitude to your driver guide/bird guide. And also not included is deviations from your vocational tours as outlined

      A deposit of 50%, (100% for trips done less than 14 days before travel) at the time of booking. The balanceor final payment is paid prior to departure.



      % of refund



      Less bank charges









      Trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended.


      Quoted tour rates include planning, handling and operational charges, based
      on the current rate of exchange and tariff as of March 2016. In the event of
      an increase in foreign exchange or tariff rates, rates are subject to revision.


      Any information shared with us during the time of inquiries will be sorely be used for the purpose of the said vocational planning and will not be sold to third party for any commercial gains. You can rest be assured it is in safe custody.


      Giving gratitude is the sole prerogative of the traveler, and thus is the one if satisfied with the cook, guide or driver’s service then s/he may give a tip for services rendered.

      Change of itinerary

      If and when Dancom feels that by changing the itinerary, the resultant product will be great then the itinerary might be changed. You will be informed of the changes but most likely with no additional charges.

      Passports and Visas

      We recommend the traveler to arrange his/her travel document. Though in some cases we can assist in getting the visa for you

      Guaranteed Departures

      Dancom guarantees departure of all group programs once a deposit is paid
      excepting only cases of force majeure. This includes any major world event that
      adversely affects international travel patterns and circumstances beyond
      Dancom’s control.


      Dancom Tours & Travel Company Limited, its employees, shareholders, officers
      and directors (collectively “Dancom”) does not own or operate any entity which
      is to or does provide goods or services for your trip, including, for example,
      lodging facilities. As a result, Dancom is not responsible for any negligent or willful act
      or failure to act of any such person or entity. In addition, Dancom is not responsible
      for any negligent or willful act or failure to act of any person or entity it does not
      own or control, nor for any act or inaction of any other third party not under its control.

      Without limitation Dancom is not liable for any direct, indirect,
      consequent- tial, or incidental damage, injury, death, loss, accident, delay,
      inconvenience or irregularity of any kind which may be occasioned by
      reason of any act or omis- sion beyond its control, including, without
      limitation any willful or negligent act, failure to act, breach of contract or
      violation of local law or regulation of any third party such as an airline,
      train, hotel, bus, taxi, van or safari operator, localground handler or guide,
      whether or not it uses the Dancom name, financial default or insolvency of any
      supplier and/or restaurant which is to, or does supply any goods or services for this trip.
      Similarly, Dancom is not responsible for any loss, injury, death or inconvenience due
      to delay or changes in schedule, overbooking of accommodation, default of any third party,
      attacks or bites by animals, pests, or insects, injury or death while on activities
      sponsored by lodging facilities orby other third parties, sickness, the lack of appropriate
      medical care, evacuation to same, if necessary, weather, strikes, acts of God or government,
      acts of terror- ism, or the threat thereof, force majeure, war, quarantine, epidemics,
      or the threat thereof, criminal activity, or any other cause beyond its control.


      Dancom may take photographs or film of its trips and trip
      participants, and participant grants Dancom express permission to do so and
      for Dancom to use such for promotional or commercial use.

      Unused Services:

      There is no right to a refund for any unused services.

      Baggage is at “owner’s risk” throughout the tour unless insured. The right is
      reserved to alter or cancel the itinerary, at Dancom’s sole discretion, as it may
      deem necessary or advisable, Dancom reserves the right to decline to accept or
      retain any passenger on any of its tours if, in its sole discretion, it deems
      accepting or retain- ing any such passenger as being detrimental to the tour.

      In the event any passen- ger is removed from a trip, Dancom’s only obligation
      is to refund to that person that portion of the payment allocable to unused
      services. All scheduled airline flights are occasionally subject to overbooking, delay
      or cancellation. If this occurs, Dancom will use its best efforts to assist clients
      in find- ing alternative arrangements. Dancom, however, is not responsible for
      any such events and the costs associated therewith.

      Changes in the Responsibility clause can be made only in writing
      signed by an officer of Dancom.

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