Kahuzi Biega National Park
Kahuzi Biega National Park

Lowland gorillas trekking – Kahuzi Biega national park is one of the perfect destinations in the Democratic Republic of Congo where travelers can enjoy exclusive safaris. Lowland gorilla trekking in the Kahuzi Biega national park can be combined by the mountain gorilla trekking experience in Virunga national park thus giving an insight to travelers to enjoy exclusive adventures and take a comparison between the two.

Gorilla trekking in Kahuzi Biega national park is the best alternative for travelers who have problems with hiking in Virunga national park to sight a gorilla family. Although Kahuzi Biega national park is dominated by montane tropical forest, trekking a habituated gorilla family does take longer hours of walking and there is little hiking of the rolling hills of the park compared to the likes of Virunga national park.

The eastern lowland gorillas can only be accessed when a traveler has a gorilla trekking permit just like any other gorilla rules in other national park of east Africa. The eastern lowland gorilla trekking in Kahuzi Biega national park costs 400 USD per person and travelers are allowed to spend only one hour which is equivalent to 60 minutes with a gorilla family from the time they sight a gorilla family. In the period of the one hour, travelers are allowed to take photos and videos with the lowland gorillas but travelers are requested not to use flash cameras due to the fact it can destruct peace of the lowland gorillas where they might charge thinking they have encountered an enemy.

Lowland gorilla trekking in Kahuzi Biega is another best alternative for the budget travelers who would like to enjoy a life time experience in the true African wildness due to the price of the lowland gorilla trekking permit that is very affordable compared to the price of Uganda which is 600 USD per person, and 1500 USD person in Rwanda which looks so expensive on the side of the budget travelers though offering classic gorilla trekking adventure experience. The lowland gorilla trekking permit can be purchased from the Kahuzi Biega national park authorities, travelers can contact their reservation offices or them an email and they can alternatively book their lowland gorilla trekking safari with the a trusted and genuine tour expert such Adventure in the Wild Safari who will assist them to book the lowland gorilla trekking permit, accommodation and meals as well as transportation to the park. Please send us an inquire with the details of your passport details, date and a month when you would like to travel and we will send you an email to confirm after confirming your gorilla trekking permit in Kahuzi Biega national park.