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Virunga National Park

Virunga national park, Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
+243 991 715 401
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Amazing National Park

Good organized national Park. We decided to book the transport from border to park and the nights... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martijn D
9 amazing nights in Virunga, well-orchestrated by Virunga National Park

We stayed 9 nights at different locations in Virunga National Park. The area we visited at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Virunga national park, Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good organized national Park. We decided to book the transport from border to park and the nights inside the park trough their website. This is expensive, but returning to Goma every evening with private tour operators is time-consuming. We chose to book volcano - Bukima...More

Thank Martijn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 9 nights at different locations in Virunga National Park. The area we visited at the south end of the park is outstanding with a wide range of activities, and the exemplary coordination by the VNP organization made it simple and very enjoyable to...More

3  Thank Odd_Meter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has always been a dream of mine to see the gorillas, and I could not have chosen the better place to do it. Despite the travel safety risks, never was I in a situation where I felt threatened or unsafe. The gorilla trek was...More

2  Thank Inês G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Virguna National Park in June with 3 friends. We booked both the gorilla and volcano treks directly with the park and Vianney helped us plan our trip and get our visa to enter congo. every time I sent an email to the...More

Thank Joana M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd always been fascinated by the Congo since I was small. As cheesy at it was I also loved the Micheal Crichton novel of the same name. When I was in Africa in 2015 one of the top things on my bucket list was to...More

Thank Bernard M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

we trekked in Uganda immediately prior to this and were so much more impressed with the gorillas in DRC.Stayed at Mikeno lodge which was fantastic. The groups are smaller for each trek as well- 6 in DRC and 8 in Uganda. Its also the cheapest...More

2  Thank cassy w
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Everything from crossing the border from Rwanda to DRC, driving through Goma and driving up to the starting point for the gorilla trek was an experience. We trekked through Virunga for 2-3 hours and spent more than an hour following the Humba family of 10...More

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Virunga is a wonderful park and the rangers do a fantastic job with the tour and protecting this highly threatened treasure. I did the Nyiragongo hike and the gorilla trekking. The mountain gorillas are obviously amazing to see in the wild and from only a...More

1  Thank sean l
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I highly recommend you to book a trip to Goma to experience this hour with a gorilla family! By a small group of six, we went and "meet" the Rugendo that counts 4 silverbacks, one baby and a 2 year old. AMAZING, UNFORGETTABLE, we enjoyed...More

3  Thank Astrid_from_Belgium
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing place! This is the heart of Africa and you feel the magic in this park! Never felt in danger, and the accommodations were spot on!

1  Thank Tuckerman_48
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Kiara A
28 July 2016|
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Response from Omar M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Whole thing cost about £2,300 per person for the week. We stayed in the park the whole time and main activities were Gorilla trek, volcano climb and Tchegera island. There is lots more to do in the park now, but we... More
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