While on your Safari to any of East African countries, dare not to miss a safari to the mighty Tchegera Island in the Democratic Republic of Congo. This 3 Days Tchegera Island Holiday in DR Congo is the perfect package for this.
Tchegera Island is located on a ridge of a collapsed caldera on the inside of Lake Kivu. The island gives visitors an opportunity to view magnificent Nyiragongo and Nyamuragira volcanoes as the red glow forms the magical sky red in the night. The island’s beauty is a true reflection of its U shape.
This 3 Days Tchegera Island Holiday in DR Congo starts with a pick up from Kigali city followed by transfer to the island using a boat, then a night at a hotel on the island and return to Kigali for departure on the third day.
Detailed Tchegera Island Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Pick up from Kigali and Transfer to Tchegera Island using a boat
Upon arrival, you will meet our driver guide and embark on a journey to Goma city. The journey is about five hours and involves a lunch stopover. You will drive through rolling hills, lush vegetation, human settlements, to mention but a few.
Upon reaching Goma city, you will check in with the Virunga office at the Grand Barrier building. Proceed to Bolengo for a 30 minute boat to Tchegera Island.
Check in to the hotel for relaxation, dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Full Day at Tchegera Island
This is yet a new day of exploration. After a delicious morning breakfast, you will opt for any of the activities that take place on the Island. The activities include, guided nature walk in the tropics, kayaking, paddle boarding, to mention but a few.
Return to your hotel for a lip-smirking lunch and spend the rest of the day at the magical Tchegera Island Tented Camp.
Day 3: transfer to Kigali city and departure
After a morning breakfast, check out of the hotel and embark on a boat ride to Bolengo from where you will drive and head to Kigali city.
You will have a lunch stopover in one of the hotels around the city before continuing to the airport for departure. Hence the end of this 3 Days Tchegera Island Holiday in DR Congo.
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