Kahuzi Biega National Park
Kahuzi Biega National Park is located close to Bukavu town east of the Democratic Republic of Congo and along the western bank of Lake Kivu in Rwanda. The Park covers an area of 6,000 sq kms (2,300 sq mi) including montane and lowland terrain then the Eastern Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla beringei graueri).
Rainfall in Kahuzi Biega National Park
On average, the park receives annual rainfall of 1,800 mm (71 in) with maximum temperatures of 18 °C (64 °F) and minimum temperatures of 10.4 °C (50.7 °F).
The Eastern Lowland Gorillas are the most prominent species encountered here with about 125 Gorillas.
Safari Activities in Kahuzi Biega National Park
Eastern Lowland Gorilla Trekking
Eastern Lowland Gorilla Trekking is the most prominent safari activity in the Park and this includes transferring to the Park headquarters for briefing on the code of conduct around the Gorillas then later in groups of 8 with a park ranger, enter the forest to track the Gorillas for 3-5 hours and when you meet them, only an hour is allowed in their presence taking photos to keep for memories.
Kahuzi Biega National park is a very ideal Bird watching destination for all birders around the world. The Park has green forest vegetation that inhabits different bird species which include; …..
Hiking Mount Kahuzi and Biega
Hiking Adventures in the Park are also a very exciting safari activity as this offers you an opportunity to hike the stunning Mount Kahuzi and Mount Biega in the Park. En-route your hike, you view the green vegetation terrain, birds as well as numerous wildlife species. The Hike takes a period of 4 ….hours in company of a skilled ranger guide who informs you about these amazing Mountain Volcanoes in the Park.
While on safari in Kahuzi Biega National Park, travellers can enjoy the waterfall hike which requires them to transfer for 2-3 hours in company of a skilled ranger guide watching the green vegetation terrain, birds, Gorillas (by chance) then later you reach the waterfall and watch them flow descending into a hole.