We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Virunga National Park

Features Animals
Rwanda
+250 735 084 672
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Do it!

It is a really unique experience! I just loved it. There is something incredible in being among... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mfre
,
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Amazing gorillas in the mountains experience

A very good national park for experiencing gorillas from the Virunga mountains. Would love to take... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
256Godfrey
,
Kampala, Uganda
Read all 46 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Rwanda
CONTACT
Website
+250 735 084 672

Similar Things to Do in Rwanda

Write a ReviewReviews (46)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"gorilla family"
in 5 reviews
"gorilla permits"
in 3 reviews
"gorilla trek"
in 5 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 3 reviews
"national park"
in 5 reviews
"rainy season"
in 3 reviews
"stinging nettles"
in 2 reviews
"half an hour"
in 2 reviews
"tours"
in 11 reviews
"danny"
in 5 reviews
"silverback"
in 6 reviews
"jungle"
in 5 reviews
"treks"
in 4 reviews
"mountain"
in 7 reviews
"country"
in 5 reviews
"monkeys"
in 6 reviews
"bag"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a really unique experience! I just loved it. There is something incredible in being among the gorillas in their habitat without a glass or a car between. Nothing between us, for this reason I can say that the experience with the gorillas was...More

1  Thank mfre
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 July 2017

A very good national park for experiencing gorillas from the Virunga mountains. Would love to take there my clients over and over again.

1  Thank 256Godfrey
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Four women friends and I just got back from spending an incredible two weeks in Rwanda. We used Bizidanny Tours and were very pleased with everything they planned. Of course, the highlight of the trip was getting to visit with the gorillas in Virunga National...More

2  Thank Foxhunter2011
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time in Virunga NP both gorilla trekking and seeing the golden monkeys. We would like to recommend our safari company Bizidanny Tours and Safaris. They arranged an incredible 7 day vacation for us taking into consideration all out of interests and...More

2  Thank Jhocollins
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was an amazing experience with the gorillas. I definitely recommend it to anyone. We visited as part of a safari with Africa Adventure Safari, great company. I was VERY impressed with Virunga National Park in Rwanda and the rangers. They have done so much...More

Thank PSimms
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Beautiful. We did the gorilla trek and the golden monkeys. definitely wear long sleeves and long pants for the stinging nettle. wear good waterproof boots and be prepared to walk far and high. the traditional dancing before you start your trek is beautiful. what a...More

3  Thank lolo c
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This was an experience I had looked forward to for decades and it was even more spectacular than I had imagined. You can read lots of reviews about how great the area is and all the places to stay and things to do. Here are...More

8  Thank jenntabb
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I have trekked all the mountains in Virunga range and I have been tracking mountain gorillas in all the three countries where they excist. Virunga in Rwanda is definitely the most visited by tourists and therefor also not my favorite. Mt. Bisoke is a lovely...More

3  Thank photosbyulf
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We have just returned from 8 days in Rwanda. I put together the itinerary and then Merci at Amahoro Tours in Kigali took a look at what I wanted to do, made some very useful suggestions and then we booked. Our driver for the whole...More

6  Thank 535alisonb
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 February 2016

We were a little nervous before our hike to Mt Bisoke. The information we had sourced online painted a pretty dangerous picture of the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. As this trek takes you to a crater lake that forms the border, we...More

4  Thank 444slbm
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
1234
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
AJLTraveller
15 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 256Godfrey | Reviewed this property |
You can try Tibs Gorilla Safaris. Based in Uganda operating cross borders to Rwanda. They do gorilla safaris from 3-10days
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12