Map of Kahuzi biega national park : With a vast amount of primary tropical forest dominated by two spectacular extinct volcanoes, Kahuzi and Biega, the park has an abundance of flora and fauna of all kinds.
Activities in Kahuzi biega national park
Eastern lowland gorillas
When you visit Kahuzi Biega national you will get to access a number of rewarding gorilla species although a number of travellers that visit Congo are interested in watching the mountain gorillas in Africa however once you visit the park will lead you to the eastern lowland gorillas that will help you understand more about the species interesting about gorilla trekking in Kahuzi biega national park, you will have the chance to spend one hour with the gorillas observing the behavior of the primates in the wild. This will give you the chance to understand more about the unpopular species and interesting about the activity is the fact that is the cheapest among the different gorilla trekking destinations in Africa. A gorilla trekking permit in Congo can be obtained at a price of 450 USD which is cheaper than a gorilla trekking permit in Uganda and the gorilla trekking permit in Rwanda that can be purchased at 700USD and 1500USD respectively.
Hike mount Kahuzi and mount biega as part of the activities in Kahuzi biega national park that will make your Congo safaris quite memorable. The activity will lead you to the dormant volcanoes that you will get to access and give you the chance to watch a number of rewarding views of the park and also give you the chance to watch a number of primates and the bird species like the long-crested eagle handsome Francolin, Rwenzori Batis Dusky turtle love, paradise flycatcher, archer’s ground robin, African Rwenzori, double collared sunbird, marsh harrier, Ruwenzori turaco, common moorhen Ruwenzori night jar, grey throated tit, the dusky crimson wing, red-faced woodland warbler as you hike along the forests of the mountains. Therefore don’t forget to carry your binoculars on your way to participate in hiking the mountains because you will come across a number of bird species.
Visit the Lwiro chimpanzee sanctuary
This is just a few kilometers from the park but you can visit the rehabilitation center as part of the activities in Kahuzi biega national park where you will get to access and watch a number of orphaned chimpanzees and other small primates like the different monkey species that were rescued after their parents were killed by poachers. The duty of the management at the Centre is to ensure that species are well taken care of until they are ready to be released back to the wild, Map of Kahuzi biega national park
Participate in the waterfalls hike
Get ready to watch a number of rewarding attractions including the Tshibati waterfalls while in park that will make your way to the park. The hike will lead you to 3 waterfalls in the park and as you make your way to the magnificent attractions, you will come across a number of chimpanzees and different monkey species which makes the hike worthy of all the time spent and when you get to the falls get ready to take pictures of the attractions and the beautiful falls in the wild.