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Volcanoes Safaris in the Press

‘Big 5’ and Beyond

Uganda also offers trekking opportunities; clients looking for more adventurous, less crowded, treks will want to explore Gahinga or Bwindi parks with Volcanoes Safaris, the experts in the area. Important: Permit fees in Rwanda have now doubled in the wake of the popularity of gorilla trekking from $750 to $ 1, 500. Uganda permits have […]

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Destinations on our radar

Gorilla tracking in the mountains of Rwanda, a New Hampshire holiday and a jet-set Canadian excursion are the top travel experiences chosen by Canadian Geographic Travel staff this summer. VIRUNGA LODGE, RWANDA There is perhaps no better time to see mountain gorillas than 2017, the 50th anniversary of the Karisoke Research Center, founded by celebrated […]

Canadian Geographic

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Ape Expectations

It’s  Saturday morning in downtown Kigali and the streets are curiously empty. There are no cars roaring along the smooth Tarmac roads, and only a few people milling in manicured parks. There’s not a spot of litter, either. No chewing gum underfoot. It’s not what you expect in a capital city. But Rwanda is full […]

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Gorilla trekking in Rwanda and Uganda: heading into the mist

There’s only one place in the world where you can look at mountain gorilla in the eye, Where you can see downy-furred kids giggle mischievously as they tumble in the tress, attempting to do handstands while adults watch peacefully on. Where you’re able to witness teenagers grab branches in their fists and playfully poke each […]

London Evening Standard

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