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Virunga Amani Tours and Travel

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Goma 0000, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Fantastic high up Nyiragongo Volcano

An excellent company that organised our trip to the DRC at very short notice including our DRC... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Josh W
Just do it!

If you think of going to Virunga NP to see the Gorillas and doing the vulcano hiking on Nyiragongo... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2018
Lisa K
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We are an experienced tour and Travel operator in DRC, Rwanda and Uganda. We can take you to any national Park from any offic these 3 listed countries. We Also have experience in cruising on the Congo River and pygmies in the Ituri forest etc.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Goma 0000, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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"nyiragongo volcano"
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"border crossing"
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"next morning"
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"recommend this trip"
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"an incredible experience"
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"gorilla trek"
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"tour guide"
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"gorilla family"
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"lava cake"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent company that organised our trip to the DRC at very short notice including our DRC visa's despite the fact that they are meant to be applied for at least 2 weeks in advance. Jean collected us from our lodge in Gesinyi, helped us...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018

If you think of going to Virunga NP to see the Gorillas and doing the vulcano hiking on Nyiragongo - just do it, you won`t regret one second and it is worth every cent you spent. I can highly recommend Jean Bosco for doing this...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018

Great company, used them twice now first for the Nyiragongo and second for the gorilla trek. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

I can highly recommend Jean Bosco and his company, Virunga Amani Tours and Travel. From the first second, I was delighted by the email contact: Quick and informative responses and every question was answered detailed and individually. The evening before the hike we met Jean...More

Thank mari0n2018
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Reviewed January 16, 2018

Visiting DRC has been a lifelong dream of mine. A country with truly fascinating history, the size of Western Europe, with one of the last large swaths of rainforest left in the world, and with Mt Nyiragongo. Jean who is the owner of the the...More

2  Thank Narayana P
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

Virunga Amani Tours and Jean Bosco are the best. Our trip up to the volcanoe was well organised and good value for money. Would definitely recommend this trip to everyone.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

For several years I have lived in Uganda and long desired to make the trip to Goma and trek Mount Nyirangongo. With so little information online and so many tour guides gouging prices from afar, I always failed to get started. How to manage logistics...More

Thank Drew E
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

I recently had an opportunity to take an excursion to the Congo. On its own, the logistics of planning a trip there looked a bit intimidating. Even finding tour guides wasn't as easy as elsewhere. I was fortunate enough to come across Virunga Amani Tours...More

Thank stefg1007
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

He knows the city and region, speaks multiple languages, and can help facilitate anything from getting your visa to rides back to Kigali to excursions in Virunga NP! We probably had barely more than 24 hours to work with in between business obligations and Jean...More

Thank MSnair2014
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

We have used Virunga Amani Tours twice, first to climb Nyiragongo and later to see the gorillas in Virunga NP. Jean Bosco is the best guy out there: he not only does what any tour guide should (pick up, drop off, help across border, general...More

Thank Alexandra S
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