10. Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
Celebrated as a sanctuary for Mountain Gorillas, Volcanoes National Park has the claim to fame of being the first national park created on the continent. Volcanoes and rainforest-covered mountains make this one of the most unique environments in all of Africa. The park is open to limited numbers of tourists, but it continues to be one of the most beloved parks in the world.
These celebrated parks live in the imaginations of people the world over. Even so, there is nothing like visiting them in person to behold their myriad of singular elements and views. Have you ever visited any of these parks?