Mount Nyamuragira in Congo: Mount Nyamuragira is located just 14 kilometers North West of the world’s active volcano Mount Nyiragongo and 25 kilometers west of Lake Kivu, the shield volcano is also often known as Nyamuragira. Mount Nyamuragira in the Democratic Republic of Congo derives its name from a local Kinyarwanda verb Kuragira inka to mean ‘herd cows’ Mount Nyamuragira has Aldo erupted at least 40 times since 1885, the recent eruption was on the 8th of November 2011. The …

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Facts about the Mount Nyiragongo : The Mount Nyiragongo is an active volcano located in the Virunga national park Congo, the home of the last remaining mountain gorillas in the world. The Mount Nyiragongo is an active volcano with the latest eruption in 2021. This volcano is common for its active volcanic activity in the area along with the neighboring volcano the Mount Nyamulagira. The mount Nyiragongo is elevated at about 3,250 meters which is approximately 10,660 feet and after …

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2022 Virunga National Park Travel Requirements: Access to Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo is subject to certain requirements. The term “Virunga travel requirements” refers to the objects or goods that you must have while visiting the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Virunga National Park. Virunga National Park is a popular Congo national park where visitors may experience a range of animals and activities such as mountain gorilla trekking, ascending Mount Nyiragongo, nature walks, hiking, mountain climbing, …

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Congo Nile Trails – Congo Safaris Tours Congo Nile Trails:  The Congo Nile Trail pales in comparison to Rwandan gorilla tourism. Because gorilla tours are so popular, many only consider tackling the Congo Nile dive as an optional extra. Rwanda’s government should be commended for its efforts to ensure diversity in its tourism attractions. One of the most recent advancements was the 2011 introduction of the Congo Nile Trail, which aimed to make Rwanda a top riding destination in Africa. …

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Bird Watching in DR Congo – Congo Safari Tours Bird Watching in DR Congo: The Democratic Republic of the Congo, (formerly Zaire), has a bird list of 1,189 species as of April 2020. This is most likely the biggest number of species for any African country. Since 1996, a civil conflict and political unrest have harmed the ecosystem while also reducing possibilities for visiting birders. There is a lot for birders to see during bird watching tours in the Democratic …

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Gorilla families in the Virunga national park : The Virunga national park is one of the four homes of the last remaining endangered mountain gorillas of the world. The mountain gorillas live in Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic republic of Congo and these are the only countries that you can visit and spot the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. The biggest number of mountain gorillas are living in the Virunga Mountain range and the Virunga national park lies in …

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Congo River – Congo Safaris Tours  Congo River: Congo safari tours have increased over the years with many tourists travelling to the Democratic Republic of Congo to trek the rare and endangered Mountain Gorillas in Virunga National Park or encounter the Eastern Lowland gorillas in Kahuzi Biega National Park. The Congo River in the Democratic Republic of Congo forms the greatest part eastern Congo thus creating the lifeline for the survival of wildlife and flora in the region. The Congo …

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