Virunga National Park wildlife

African buffalo African buffalo
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1309 members
Chimpanzee Chimpanzee
Seen by:
575 members
Elephant Elephant
Seen by:
1483 members
Giraffe Giraffe
Seen by:
1433 members
Hippopotamus Hippopotamus
Seen by:
1319 members
Lion Lion
Seen by:
1459 members
Mountain gorilla Mountain gorilla
Seen by:
449 members
Warthog Warthog
Seen by:
1170 members
Safari suitability: 6 / 10
The opportunity to see the endangered mountain gorilla and 200+ mammal species is something unique to Virunga. Its lack of tourist infrastructure and the difficult trekking conditions may not be appropriate for all levels.
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Nearby parks and game reserves

Animals you can find

Mountain gorilla
Mountain gorilla
Lion
Lion
Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee
Elephant
Elephant
Giraffe
Giraffe
Warthog
Warthog
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Getting to Virunga

Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Photography
Photography
Shopping/markets
Shopping/markets
Trekking
Trekking

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