This dash to the Congo itinerary is the perfect introduction to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, exploring its most famous offerings. Traverse the wondrous Virunga National Park and trek for the magnificent and endangered mountain gorillas. Then ready yourself for adventure as you climb up the side of an active volcano, Mount Nyiragongo, and sleep on the rim of the largest lava lake in the world. Finish off where you started, in Rwanda’s capital of Kigali, and head out for an informative city and genocide museum tour before departing. Prepared for an epic adventure? Take a look at the itinerary.
- Exciting mountain gorilla trekking in Virunga National Park
- Exhilarating climb up Mount Nyiragongo to view the lava lake
- Sleep on the rim of one of the world’s most active volcanoes
- Informative and sobering Kigali City and Genocide Museum tour