Tchegera Island Lodge – DR Congo Safari

Are you looking for that perfect place to get you out of the noisy city center while you are on safari in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)? Have you ever heard about the Tchegera Island Lodge? Safaris to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have become simpler with variety of accommodation and lodging facilities that suit within visitors’ needs and budget. For visitors on gorilla safari to the Virunga National Park, Tchegera Island Camp is such a perfect tented camp of its kind that you should consider a must to have an overnight stay while on adventure trip to the DR Congo.

This magnificent lodge straddles on the open ridge of the collapsed volcanic caldera just in the middle of Lake Kivu. The fewer safari style Meru tents are located directly on the black sandy shores with small verandas under canvas. Visitors can therefore sit and relax around as they catch a glimpse at the several bird species especially African eagles, herons, gulls, cormorants and butterflies on the tree species that offer cool shade and privacy. Inside the tents are simple, luxurious and clean with flushing loops, bucket showers and power from a generator.

Just like other safari camps, communal meals are offered in the main mess tent a light and airy canvas room, surrounded by wooden decking, beyond which features the beach. At night, the tented camp feature out on its own as the hurricane lamps supplement the atmosphere. A campfire is usually organized on the beach and visitors exceptional views of the glowing Nyiragongo and Nyamulagira Mountains at a distance as well as Lake Kivu and other Volcano Mountains. With these remarkable experiences, Tchegera Island Camp is undeniably the best way for one to escape from the hustle and bustle of Goma town.

This means that whether you decide to chill around the beach area or go and discover other hidden areas in the Island while on sea kayak or by paddle board, Tchegera Island is an ideal area for one to chill around. Booking for accommodation includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can buy one Tchegera Island Permit and round trip boat transfer per visitor. All travelers need to present proof of payment for Tchegera Island permit or boat transfer at time of departure to the island.  Make sure that you have printed out your receipt before reaching or have it in your email for easy viewing on your mobile device. The cost for Tchegera island transfer excludes that of transport to Goma town. The transport alternatives to Goma town can be accessed and boat transfers to Tchegera Islands include $218 for single, $276 for double, $276 for twin beds, $400 for triple in Tchegera Island Tented Camp.

A visit to Tchegera Island itself rewards visitors with incredible experiences. This Island comes in horseshoe shaped Island making it an attraction of its own compared to the forested hills of the Virunga National Park in the north. It is isolated in the Lake Kivu making it an ideal place for one to relax out of the noisy cities of Goma and Bukavu. It also offers visitors opportunity to achieve their dreams with adventures in the Virunga National Park.

In conclusion, Tchegera Island Tented Camp is the best place for one to visit for lodging services and exploration as the magnificent island stands as an attraction of its own. A visit to this tented camp offers the most amazing experiences that once in lifetime. If you are looking for a perfect place to stay while on safari to the Virunga National Park, look no further than the Tchegera Island Camp.