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Kahuzi-Biega National Park

Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Loved Grauer’s Gorilla Trekking in Kahuzi-Biega National Park, Democratic Republic of the Congo

If you love gorillas, add Kahuzi-Biega National Park to your list of places to visit. I’ve had the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
japsfo
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portland
Must go!!

Very pleasant National Park, where you can visit the Gorilla's! It's undervisited, and we would... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
kaatje36
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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love gorillas, add Kahuzi-Biega National Park to your list of places to visit. I’ve had the good fortune to see gorillas in Rwanda, Uganda, and DR Congo. Each experience was unique, I would do any of them again. I loved the Kahuzi-Biega experience...More

Thank japsfo
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Very pleasant National Park, where you can visit the Gorilla's! It's undervisited, and we would definitly recommend it. Lwiro is also a very nice to visit!! A visa for Congo can be obtained by an invitation letter from the Kahuzi Biega NP. You can enter...More

Thank kaatje36
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A few of us decided to do the Tshibati Waterfalls Trail on a Saturday for a nice, easy hike. We were warned by other colleagues that we should call ahead because the trails are not always open (my guess is because most traffic goes towards...More

Thank shaynerbop
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Having trekked the mountain gorillas in both Rwanda and Virunga, we wanted to see the eastern lowland gorillas as a comparison. What a surprise when we arrived at the headquarters of Kahuzi-Biega and were greeted by the head ranger Lambert, who provided us with an...More

3  Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Everyone talks about mountain gorillas in NP Virunga, Volcanoes or Bwindi. But lowland gorillas are even more imposing. Huge animals, that are used to the people and you can observe them from one meter. Getting to them can be challenging, it took seven hours in...More

1  Thank ondrejfabian
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you are anywhere near Bukavu, this is a MUST visit. Worth every dollar to spend an hour deep in the forest with wild Graurer's lowland gorillas. Je voudrais remercier tous les rangers pour leur service et engagement à protéger ces animaux étonnants! A bientot...More

Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We Booked this 6vDays for Andy's Family they Tracked lowland gorillas, Visted Both Lwiro sanctuary & visit chimps then,Hiking mountain kahuzi, visit the pigmy community in the forest of kahuzi!!!!!!!!!

1  Thank GoldenRw
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Great visit at the Kahuzi Biega National Park. We were very surprised of the quality of the infrastructure and of the visits: Lambert and Juvenal gave us great explanations on the creation of the park and the current status of the 12 gorilla families. We...More

3  Thank Gabrielle S
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

2  Thank joseu1
Reviewed 5 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

4  Thank Koko0709
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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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