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Kahuzi-Biega National Park

Democratic Republic of the Congo
+243 971 327 207
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Gorillas visit

Given that the DRC doesnt have a lot of tourism like other neighboring countries, this might be the... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
joseu1
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New York City, New York
Visiting the Endangered Eastern Lowland Gorillas in Kahuzi-Biega National Park

My husband and I decided to visit the D.R. of the Congo specifically to see the Eastern Lowland... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
Koko0709
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Santa Fe, NM
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6 Mar 2017
“Gorillas visit”
4 Jul 2016
“Visiting the Endangered Eastern Lowland Gorillas in Kahuzi-Biega National Park”
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Given that the DRC doesnt have a lot of tourism like other neighboring countries, this might be the cheapest gorilla visit you will find. Still this means $400 per person if you are not a DRC resident. The visit includes a security briefing and a...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2016

My husband and I decided to visit the D.R. of the Congo specifically to see the Eastern Lowland Gorillas at the end of June 2016 and we are very glad we did so. We decided to do two treks to see them since we had...More

2  Thank Koko0709
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Another of our 3 adventures in Rwanda, Uganda, DR Congo. A rugged 4 wheeling adventure, then a hike in the jungle, then Gorillas. An entire family of 23, I think we say at least 15 including babies, mamas and Alpha Male Silverback. A terrific adventure...More

1  Thank MarkPurdue
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The experience surpassed any and all expectations. We visited the park after having visited Virunga National Park & seen the gorillas there for the first time. We obtained a 10 day visitor visa with no problem directly thru Virunga. We flew from Nairobi to Kigali...More

3  Thank EcofitnessAdventures
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I feel incredibly lucky to have had the opportunity to visit Kahuzi Biega as part of my work for a brief time in the Congo. It's a beautiful area with mountains and views of lovely lake Kivu. And the time we were able to spend...More

Thank sarahmulca
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

We started the walk at around 9.30 a.m. the guides were french speaking but i think there are some english speaking guides too. First we got a really good briefing about the park. Here you could already notice that the rangers love their jobs and...More

2  Thank Mr I
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Bukavu and Kahuzi-Biega is very safe for tourism. Beautiful view of lake kivu, short distance to the lowland gorillas. Good begin to compare gorilla similarities.

1  Thank Baluku D
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I would advise all tourists in the region to come and visit the Kahuzi Biega National Park. This place is unique, just one hour and half drving from Bukavu. The rangers are very dedicated and professionnal as they are in the Virunga National Park in...More

2  Thank rhaegar2015
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The eastern lowland mountain gorillas in the park are well managed and visiting them was facilitated through Coco Lodge in Bukavu who were wonderful to deal with. If you're in South Kivu for a weekend then I recommend the experience of visiting the gorillas in...More

Thank TuataraW
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

This is to say about the trekking of Low Land Gorillas in Kahuzi Biega National Park in Southern Kivu Province, which is a perfect experience like the same when trekking Mountain Gorillas in the volcanoes parks. In Cross-Stone Tours we often bring tourists there in...More

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trevormurphy
Hi, trevormurphy. What would you like to know about this attraction? Hi Joseu1. I'm just wondering who you got to arrange the Letter of Invitation for the DRC please? Thanks, Trevor
25 April 2017|
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Response from Activevacations u |
An invitation letter to kahuzi Biega can be easily obtained through a tour operator or a kahuzi biega national park, upon booking and proof payment of any safari activity in the park like , gorilla permit, Nature walk and... More
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