VIRUNGA NATIONAL PARK SAFARI 2021
Virunga national park Safari 2021 : Virunga national park is among the most rewarding national parks within the Virunga massif where you can find Mgahinga national park, volcanoes national park in Rwanda where you can find the eight Virunga mountains and the mountain gorillas which is one of the reasons that have attracted a number of travelers to visit Virunga national park to see the endangered mountain gorillas. However the park also a home to the recently erupted mountain Nyiragongo where tourists could see the world’s largest lava lake at its summit but after the eruption the crater is dry. It was announced that the park was safe to be visited for tourists interested in taking part in the Virunga national park safari 2021 with a number of areas in the park that were not affected by the lava which destroyed a number of property and interesting about the activities is they are quite safe and also rewarding.
You should not miss out on gorilla trekking during your virunga national park safari 2021 because of the rewarding features you will get to see of the endangered mountain gorilla species in the park and the fact that it is the cheapest among gorilla trekking in Uganda, gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park, gorilla trekking in Mgahinga national park and Volcanoes National park.
Gorilla trekking in Virunga national park can be carried out at Kibumba where you will embark on your journey to track the endangered species, during the transfer to the habituated gorilla families, you will get in contact with a number of endangered spend one hour with them observing the features in the wild, take pictures as you watch their social structure which involves an adult male the silver back who is the head of the family, the adult females will also be seen taking care of the young ones in the group which is quite a rewarding state of the primates, you will also take pictures of their families and after one hour elapses, you will head back to your starting point of your safari.
Visiting Tchegera Island
With the recently erupted mount Nyiragongo, tourists are unable to take part in hiking mount Nyiragongo because of the park’s need to keep its clients safe temporary closure of all the trails that lead mount Nyiragongo hike where they used to find the largest lava lake in the world. However this doesn’t mean that other activities in Virunga national park cannot be carried out because of the eruption, it should be noted that all the activities aside from mount Nyiragongo hike are quite safe and thus visit Tchegera Island to have a rewarding experience in Virunga national park as you take part in activities like;
Paddle boarding and kayaking
Adventure tourists should not miss out on paddle boarding and kayaking while taking [art in the virunga national park safari 2021. The activities are quite relaxing and will give you the chance to see a number of attractions like the primates like the black and white colobus monkeys, golden monkeys, Hamlyn’s monkey, grey cheeked mangabey, silver monkey, dent’s monkey and the bird species like the Pied Kingfishers, Osprey, Double-tooth Barbet, Yellow-bellied Waxbill, Familiar Chat, Brown-throated Wattle-eye as you enjoy the beautiful views of mount Mikeno and mount Nyiragongo for an amazing Rwanda safari.
You can take part in birding in all the different spots in the park but birding at Tchegera Island is quite rewarding because you will get to see a number of bird species as you have relaxing experiences from the cool breeze of Lake Kivu. At the island, you will get to see a number of migratory bird species, Albertine rift endemic species and many other bird species. among the different bird species that can be seen include; White-breasted Cormorants, the long-crested eagle handsome Francolin, Rwenzori Batis Dusky turtle love, paradise flycatcher, archer’s ground robin, African Rwenzori, double collared sunbird, marsh harrier, Ruwenzori turaco, common moorhen Ruwenzori night jar, grey throated tit, the dusky crimson wing, red-faced woodland warbler, Pied Kingfishers, Osprey, Double-tooth Barbet, Yellow-bellied Waxbill, Familiar Chat, Brown-throated Wattle-eye and Spot-flanked Bar bet and many other bird species on your Rwanda Safari