December 25, 2017

ENVIRONMENTAL TREE PLANTING PROGRAMS

ENVIRONMENTAL TREE PLANTING PROGRAMS There are myriad of environmental challenges which include : deforestation, soil erosion, overstocking, land reclamation of swamps and wetlands, forest areas encroachment […]
January 9, 2018

FACE THE LOCALS! (8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS)

FACE THE LOCALS! (8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS) DAY 1: ARRIVE KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by Virunga […]
December 25, 2017

FIELD STUDY EDUCATION PROGRAMS

FIELD STUDY EDUCATION PROGRAMS These programs are geared towards providing unique opportunity for learners, researchers and educators to visit the parks and learn about nature, climate, […]
January 9, 2018

GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE (9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS)

GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE (9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS) DAY 1: ARRIVE KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met […]
January 9, 2018

GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE (9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS)

GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE (9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS) DAY 1: ARRIVE KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met […]
January 9, 2018

GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE (9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS)

GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE (9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS) DAY 1: ARRIVE KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met […]
August 11, 2018

GLOBAL DEMAND FOR TIMBER IS THREATENING CONGO RAINFORESTS

When the term “endangered species” is mentioned, most people always think of the large animals. The Rhinos, mountain gorillas, elephants, okapis among others will easily spring […]
December 25, 2017

GREEN GARDENS

GREEN GARDENS Virunga Community Green Garden Program provides a much needed uplift for abundant produce. The program will support local women to establish a food garden. […]
August 11, 2018

HELP US SAVE GORILLAS AND STOP OIL DRILLING IN VIRUNGA & SALONGA NATIONAL PARK. LET’S GIVE ASMILE TO THE GORILLAS

Threats to DRC wildlife to be discussed in Mgahinga International conference. A three day international conservation conference to discuss problems facing the wildlife in the Democratic Republic of Congo […]
January 9, 2018

HIKE NYIRAGONGO IN CONGO TO LAY YOUR EYES ON LAVA (3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS)

HIKE NYIRAGONGO IN CONGO TO LAY YOUR EYES ON LAVA (3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS) Dare to hike an active volcano and spend one unforgettable night […]
January 9, 2018

HISTORY WILL TELL! ( 5 NIGHTS /6 DAYS)

HISTORY WILL TELL! ( 5 NIGHTS /6 DAYS) DAY 1: ARRIVE KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by Virunga […]
December 25, 2017

HIV/AIDS COMMUNITY PROGRAM – D.R CONGO

HIV/AIDS COMMUNITY PROGRAM – D.R CONGO HIV/AIDS pandemic has brought with it negative social impact, mostly in Africa. Over 12 million children in Sub-Saharan Africa have […]
December 25, 2017

HOME STAY EXCHANGE PROGRAMS

HOME STAY EXCHANGE PROGRAMS Virunga Family exchange creates opportunities that help bring people together and promote the development of understanding and common respect between people, communities […]
August 2, 2018

HOW CONSERVATION EFFORTS AROUND THE VIRUNGA MASSIF ARE BEARING FRUITS

On 31 May 2018, a census result was released that showed the gorilla population that live in the Virunga Mountains has risen from 480 in the […]
August 11, 2018

HOW DIAN FOSSEY LED TO MOUNTAIN GORILLA POPULATION GROWTH

Many articles have been written about Dian Fossey. Many films have been produced about this wonderful woman who loved the mountain gorillas. There are countless stories […]
July 30, 2018

HOW WE CAN HELP INSECURITY SITUATION IN EASTERN DRC

Recently, two British tourists among others were kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) while touring the Virunga National Parks. The incidence led to the […]
August 11, 2018

HUNT FOR BUSHMEAT LINKED TO DECLINE OF WILDLIFE IN DRC

Bush meat has become a cheap and time-honoured form of food in the Democratic Republic of Congo and other parts of the world. Crocodiles, antelopes, bats […]
August 11, 2018

I WANT TO PROMOTE VIRUNGA THROUGH CYCLING, SAYS ARGENTINEAN VENTURINI

When Lionel Venturini saw a documentary in Netflix about the Virunga National Park rangers, and the daily problem they face when on duty, he said he […]
December 28, 2017

INITIATIVE TO HELP HEARING-IMPAIRED TRAVELLERS

A new initiative that aims to tackle the myriad of problems faced by deaf and partially deaf travellers to the Virunga Massif, a chain of eight […]
August 11, 2018

ITINERARY FROM MASAI MARA TO KIGALI

ITINERARY FROM MASAI MARA TO KIGALI Day 1: Arrival to Nairobi, Kenya Plan your arrival to Nairobi, Kenya at your convenient time. You are going to […]